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  • Fox River Grove village trustee candidate faces marijuana charges

    FOX RIVER GROVE – One of the candidates hoping to become a village trustee in Fox River Grove faces an April court date after being charged last month ...
    March 17, 2015 - 5:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based District 155 candidate forum scheduled for Thursday

    CRYSTAL LAKE –  The nine candidates running for the Community High School District 155 school board will have a chance to share their views at an upco ...
    March 17, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Petition calls for District 86 board member to resign over behavior

    HINSDALE – An online petition calling for Hinsdale High School District 86 Board Member Claudia Manley to resign has gathered nearly 1,100 signatures ...
    March 19, 2015 - 4:39 pm
  • Three seeking 2-year terms on North Aurora library board

    NORTH AURORA – At least one familiar face will return to the Messenger Public Library Board in North Aurora.
    March 16, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Student panelists ply D-304 hopefuls with questions

    GENEVA – It’s not unusual for the Geneva District 304 school board candidates in the April 7 consolidated election would field questions at a forum – ...
    March 16, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Candidate forum to be held Saturday in Joliet

    JOLIET – The Joliet Branch of the NAACP is having a candidates' forum March 21 at Sacred Heart Church, 337 Ottawa St. in Joliet.
    March 16, 2015 - 11:35 am
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 candidates talk problem-based learning, consolidation at forum

    GLEN ELLYN – The League of Women Voters of Glen Ellyn hosted a forum Saturday at the Civic Center for candidates running for the Glen Ellyn School Dis ...
    March 14, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • Downers Grove mayoral hopefuls Tully, Neustadt spar at forum

    DOWNERS GROVE – Two candidates for Downers Grove mayor squared off Wednesday during a forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Downers Grove, Woo ...
    March 15, 2015 - 7:21 am
  • Waubonsee candidates weigh in on the issues

    SUGAR GROVE – While some candidates seeking election to the Waubonsee Community College Board would welcome President Barack Obama’s proposal to provi ...
    March 13, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Pasta, candidates, voters all mix at informal event

    BATAVIA – Glorianne and Colin Campbell of Geneva tucked into plates of spaghetti and salad after they met candidates running in the April 7 consolidat ...
    March 12, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Downers Grove facilities referendum to remain on April ballot

    DOWNERS GROVE – An advisory referendum will still appear on the April ballot, despite Downers Grove officials' decision not to move forward with facil ...
    March 11, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • West Aurora School District 129 answers questions about referendum

    NORTH AURORA – Residents Monday night had the chance to ask questions about West Aurora School District 129’s $84.2 million building bond referendum ...
    March 9, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Geneva voters, candidates invited to meet at pasta supper

    BATAVIA – All registered Geneva voters and their families are invited to a free spaghetti supper. Me ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Batavia School Board candidates discuss issues at forum

    BATAVIA – How much the Batavia School Board acts independently from the administration of Batavia School District 101 was an issue raised during Thur ...
    March 5, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Tuesday last day to register to vote for April election

    Kane County Clerk John Cunningham reminds Kane County residents that Tuesday is the last day to register to vote for the April 7 consolidated election ...
    March 5, 2015 - 9:13 pm
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