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  • 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
  • Voters strike down Fox River fire referendum

    Voters in the Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District provided little doubt Tuesday about whether they wanted to pay higher taxes for emergency ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Newcomers win seats on Kaneville Village Board

    KANEVILLE – Two incumbents were voted off of the Kaneville Village Board on Tuesday night, with a pair of newcomers earning the most votes among three ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Valente voted off Kaneland’s school board

    Newcomer Ryan Kerry, a member of Kaneland’s finance committee, appears headed to join School District 302’s board, joining three incumbents who won se ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Blecker prevails against Smith in Campton Hills president race

    CAMPTON HILLS – Tuesday’s election victory of Harry Blecker as Campton Hills’ new village president, and his full slate of candidates, signals a new e ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Winslow, Waterloo and LaBarbera win seats in Brookfield-La Grange Park D-95 race

    It was a close race on Tuesday for three open seats on the Brookfield-La Grange Park School District 95 Board of Education.
    April 8, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Jesse Heffernan re-elected as Lily Lake village president

    LILY LAKE – Incumbent village President Jesse Heffernan won re-election Tuesday with 116 votes, defeating challenger Michael Carlson, who had 86 votes ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Krukoff joins incumbents in claiming Elburn board seats

    ELBURN – Newcomer John Krukoff joined incumbents Bill Grabarek and Dave Gualdoni in capturing the three available seats on the Elburn Village Board, a ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:18 am
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