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  • 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
  • La Grange Park seeks funds for road improvements, fire equipment

    LA GRANGE PARK – When La Grange Park residents head to the polls March 15, they'll see two referendum questions asking for their approval of bond issu ...
    March 14, 2016 - 9:56 pm
  • Ted Cruz to hold rally March 14 in Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is coming to Glen Ellyn on March 14, the day before the Illinois primary.
    March 14, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • 2 Republicans, 2 Democrats vie for Illinois 6th Congressional District nod

    Republican and Democratic voters alike will have a choice Tuesday regarding who runs in the Nov. 8 election for the 6th Congressional District.
    March 13, 2016 - 10:55 pm
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