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  • Will County referendums get mixed results

    Referendums calling for term limits and tax limits proved popular, while those seeking tax hikes got mixed results Tuesday in Will County.
    March 15, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • Howland wins Democratic nomination for 6th Congressional District seat

    Candidate Amanda Howland of Hawthorn Woods easily beat challenger Robert Marshall of Burr Ridge to win the Democratic nomination for the 6th Congressi ...
    March 16, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Roskam wins Republican nomination for 6th Congressional District seat

    U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton, on March 15 won handily over challenger Jay Kinzler, of Glen Ellyn, to win the Republican nomination for the 6th Co ...
    March 21, 2016 - 6:40 pm
  • Grundy County election roundup from Tuesday's primary

    MORRIS – At the local level, very few contested races were on Tuesday’s primary ballot.Corri Trotter ...
    March 15, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Nick Stella leads Republican primary for 11th Congressional District seat

    As of late Tuesday night, Nick Stella led the Republican primary for the 11th Congressional District.
    March 15, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • La Grange Park voters approve bond issues for roads, fire equipment

    LA GRANGE PARK – La Grange Park will be issuing $11.2 million in bonds after voters overwhelmingly showed their support for two referendum measures on ...
    March 16, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Plainfield library referendum fails

    PLAINFIELD – Brooding faces were spotted Tuesday night at the election viewing party for Citizens for a 21st Century Library as election results showe ...
    March 15, 2016 - 10:29 pm
  • Roskam wins the GOP nomination for the 6th Congressional District: 5 photos

    Incumbent Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton tops opponent Gordon Kinzler for the GOP nomination for the 6th Congressional District.
    March 16, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Amanda Howland wins Democratic nomination in 6th District: 5 photos

    Democratic candidate for Illinois’ Sixth District in the United States Congress Amanda Howland at her election headquarters Tuesday.
    March 15, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Westchester voters reject home-rule push

    WESTCHESTER – With nearly all precincts reporting, Westchester voters have rejected the village's push to become a home-rule municipality.
    March 16, 2016 - 9:44 pm
  • Photos: Will County area voters take part in primary

    Will County area residents come out Tuesday, March 15 to vote in the primary election. ...
    March 15, 2016 - 7:21 pm
  • Voters in Will, Grundy counties express frustration at polls

    JOLIET – Regardless of when voters preferred to cast their ballots in Tuesday's primary election, they voiced a variety of reasons as to why they felt ...
    March 15, 2016 - 6:57 pm
  • Live coverage: Most Cook County precincts reporting, DuPage County primary results streaming in

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    March 15, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Election 2016: Candidates for DuPage County office

    Though not all county-level seats are being contested in the upcoming primary election March 15, residents still can put in a vote for a number of hot ...
    March 14, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz meets enthusiastic crowd in Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Before attending a Ted Cruz rally March 14 at Abbington Distinctive Banquets in Glen Ellyn, Cynthia Schneider of Naperville planned on vo ...
    March 14, 2016 - 6:21 pm
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