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  • Oliver, Kelsey secure terms on WCC board

    SUGAR GROVE – Incumbent Rebecca Oliver held a strong lead over the others running for the Waubonsee Community College Board, according to unofficial e ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Elburn fire board president wins re-election

    ELBURN – Voters on Tuesday backed a board member with more than 10 years of experience to continue to serve on the Elburn and Countryside Fire Protect ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • McHenry City Council races: Ward 2 a dead heat while Ward 4 loses incumbent

    McHENRY – The McHenry City Council will have at least one new member and could have a second as 18-year council veteran Andy Glab found himself in a d ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Anderson, Scotty, Jandris and Kowalczyk win La Grange D-102 seats

    LA GRANGE – In Tuesday's election, Matthew Scotty, Brian Anderson, Amanda Jandris and Jason Kowalczyk won seats on the La Grange School District Board ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • McHenry High School District 156 brings back 2 incumbents, welcomes real estate agent

    McHENRY – McHenry High School District 156 school board president Steve Bellmore will return with fellow incumbent Tim Byers while newcomer Dawn Breme ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Dryden, Lowe win election to Batavia School Board

    BATAVIA – Former Batavia High School social studies teacher John Dryden won election to the Batavia School Board on Tuesday night, along with communi ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake Mayor Aaron Shepley wins re-election, unofficial results say

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Longtime Crystal Lake Mayor Aaron Shepley is set for another four years, according to unofficial election results.
    April 7, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Tully wins for Downers Grove mayor, 3 new commissioners elected

    DOWNERS GROVE – Martin Tully has been reelected as mayor of Downers Grove. Preliminary results from ...
    April 8, 2015 - 4:48 pm
  • Murphy, Paveza, Schiappa win Burr Ridge trustee seats

    BURR RIDGE – Paula Murphy, Albert Paveza and Anthony Schiappa were elected to the Village of Burr Ridge Board of Trustees, according to unofficial res ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Downers Grove facilities referendum defeated by vast majority

    DOWNERS GROVE – Voters overwhelmingly voted down a proposed referendum to upgrade facilities in Downers Grove.
    April 8, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • Mayor Weaver, McIvor retain seats in Darien

    DARIEN – Darien Mayor Kathleen Weaver and Ward 6 Alderman Sylvia McIvor were re-elected to their respective positions Tuesday.
    April 7, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Voters selecting two for JJC board

    JOLIET – With one precinct still outstanding Tuesday night, what was clear was that incumbent Robert Wunderlich had held his seat on the Joliet Junior ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Roberts, Adamowski, Kim victorious in D-86

    JOLIET – The incumbents held their seats on the East Side in the District 86 School Board election Tuesday night.
    April 7, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Incumbents hold seats in D-202

    PLAINFIELD – On the Plainfield School District 202 Board, Heather Drake, Kevin Kirberg and Greg Nichols came away with seats in Tuesday’s election
    April 7, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Shorewood home rule appears to have passed

    SHOREWOOD – Shorewood residents seemingly have bucked the trend and voted in favor of giving the village home rule powers Tuesday, according to unoffi ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:14 pm
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