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  • Westmont voters approve ½ percent sales tax increase for stormwater improvements

    WESTMONT – The village of Westmont can expect to see an additional $800,000 to $1 million annually after its residents approved a ½ percent sales tax ...
    April 13, 2015 - 3:56 pm
  • South Berwyn D-100 has four new board members

    BERWYN – It looks like there will be four newcomers seated for four, four-year terms on the South Berwyn School District 100 Board of Education.
    April 8, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Getty slate topples District 103 incumbents

    A slate backed by Lyons Village President Chris Getty took three out of four seats in the Lyons Elementary School District 103 race.
    April 8, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Jorissen, Jordan and McGarrah claim seats on Clarendon Hills Village Board

    CLARENDON HILLS – On Tuesday, C.L. Jorissen, Gregory Jordan and Donald McGarrah won seats on the Clarendon Hills Village Board.
    April 8, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • 2 incumbents, one newcomer take 3 seats in board race

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – While two incumbents remain on the Lake in the Hills Board after Tuesday’s election, the third seat was taken from the third incum ...
    April 8, 2015 - 4:26 pm
  • Huntley excavation firm owner joins incumbents on Village Board

    HUNTLEY – A first-time candidate with village government experience will fill the open spot on the Huntley Village Board, as two incumbents secured ne ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Strong write-in showing delays Cary Village Board results

    CARY – The victors of the five-way Cary Village Board race remained unknown early Wednesday morning because of a strong showing by write-in candidates ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Westmont rejects third District 201 referendum in 13 months

    WESTMONT – The third time was not a charm for Westmont Community Unit School District 201.The distri ...
    April 9, 2015 - 6:08 am
  • Residents approve District 129’s $84.2M referendum

    Residents on Tuesday night approved West Aurora School District 129’s $84.2 million building bond referendum.
    April 8, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • Hogan, Sorgatz, Greer take Winfield trustee seats

    WINFIELD – Three of six challengers will take trustee seats on the Winfield Village Board after coming out on top among the eight candidates running i ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Burns, Giltner, Gray, Turek elected to District 181 board

    HINSDALE – Jennifer Burns, Richard Giltner, Leslie Gray and Marty Turek won seats on Hinsdale's Community Unit School District 181 Board of Education ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Radecki wins seat in Geneva’s 4th Ward

    GENEVA – James Radecki emerged as a clear winner in Geneva’s 4th Ward contest with 466 votes to his opponent Eleanor Hamilton’s 212, according to unof ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Fischer wins in Batavia City Council’s 1st Ward race

    BATAVIA – First Ward Alderman Carl Fischer retained his seat in Tuesday’s election.According to unof ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Todd Bancroft keeps Ward 3 seat in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles resident who was appointed by Mayor Ray Rogina in 2013 looks like he will keep his Ward 3 seat for four more years.
    April 8, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Incumbents retain seats on Fox River fire board

    Voters opted to stick with the incumbents in the Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District’s first contested race for trustee, according to unoff ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:23 am
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