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  • Will County District 8 incumbents focus on capital projects, challenger says he'll help youth

    JOLIET – Three candidates are on the Nov. 8 ballot seeking election to one of two four-year terms representing Will County Board District 8.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:48 pm
  • Downers Grove politicians Greg Hose, David Olsen discuss election campaigns

    DOWNERS GROVE – A few months ago, local politicians David Olsen and Greg Hosé sat across the dais from one another in the Downers Grove Village Counci ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:55 am
  • Will County Board District 3 candidates focused on Weber Road project, capital improvements

    BOLINGBROOK – Four Will County Board candidates are running for two District 3 seats and most of their concerns center on capital improvement projects ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Will County Board District 10 candidate Carlasare files lawsuit against opponent Dollinger

    JOLIET – Joseph Carlasare has filed a lawsuit against Citizens For Dollinger, a committee seeking to elect Gloria Dollinger to the Will County Board.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Rep. Peter Roskam will again miss League of Women Voters candidate forum

    Longtime U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam will likely miss another local League of Women Voters candidate forum, but he says he's looking forward "to continuing ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 1:35 pm
  • Election Day prep: McHenry County clerk says March primary problems fixed

    McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan is reassuring voters that the problems that plagued the March 15 primary will not resurface in the Nov. 8 election ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Lakewood good-government group opens website, prepares for elections

    LAKEWOOD – A fledgling anti-tax group determined to reduce residents’ tax bills has started up a website with April elections around the corner.
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • 4 running to be the voice of rural McHenry County Board District 6

    Two Republican and two Democratic candidates are running for two open seats representing McHenry County Board District 6.
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Federal judge nixes Election Day polling place voter registration in Illinois

    A federal judge has decided there will be no polling-place registration this Election Day, ruling that a state law allowing it is unconstitutional.
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Special report: Hofstra University student from Riverside reports from campus during first presidential debate

    On Sept. 26, Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., was abuzz with activity for the first presidential debate.
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • Ex-Glen Ellyn trustee running for village president

    GLEN ELLYN – Former Glen Ellyn trustee Diane McGinley has announced she is running for village president.
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 3:29 pm
  • 4 newcomers running for 2 open seats in McHenry County Board District 4

    Voters in McHenry County Board District 4 will be choosing new faces Nov. 8 to represent them.All fo ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Trump fundraiser in Bolingbrook attracts mostly protesters, some supporters

    BOLINGBROOK – Between 150 and 200 people were outside the Bolingbrook Golf Club on Wednesday for several hours – but they weren’t waiting to hit a buc ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 7:58 am
  • Protesters, supporters gather in Bolingbrook as fundraiser held for Donald Trump

    BOLINGBROOK – At least 100 people have gathered outside the Bolingbrook Golf Club in advance of a private fundraiser scheduled for Wednesday for Repub ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 1:27 pm
  • Judge’s ruling weakens Election Day registration in Illinois

    CHICAGO – Voters in highly populated areas of Illinois – including Will County communities – will have fewer options to register on Election Day this ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 10:41 pm
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