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  • Democratic McHenry County Board candidate Kenneth Miller dies

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County Board Democratic candidate Kenneth Miller died Friday, prompting the party to go to a former board member as a last-minu ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • DuPage County Election Commission offering special assistance with voter registration

    Voters who are elderly or handicapped can receive special assistance in voter registration, according to a news release from the DuPage County Electio ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • DuPage Election Commission seeks election judges

    The DuPage Election Commission continues to seek election judges for the Nov. 8 election, according to a news release from the county.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Caucus of La Grange Park seeks delegates

    LA GRANGE PARK – The Caucus of La Grange Park is seeking delegates who will help determine which candidates will receive caucus endorsements in the 20 ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 7:49 am
  • Rutledge, Scalzo running for re-election to Wheaton City Council

    WHEATON – Wheaton City Councilmen John Rutledge and Todd Scalzo are running for re-election in the April 2017 consolidated election.
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 2:30 pm
  • Cary, Fox River Grove voters also will get advisory anti-tax referendums

    Voters in Cary and Fox River Grove will get the same opportunity as Lakewood voters to tell their elected officials via the ballot box that they’re ti ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Democratic Party finds McHenry County Board candidate to replace withdrawal

    In yet another change to the Nov. 8 ballot, a new Democratic candidate for McHenry County Board District 4 will replace one who withdrew.
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Glen Ellyn Civic Betterment Party seeks candidates for village, library boards

    GLEN ELLYN – In advance of its Dec. 3 town meeting, the Civic Betterment Party is looking for potential candidates to run for village and library boar ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Cary businessman to take Provenzano's spot on McHenry County Board ballot

    Republicans in McHenry County Board District 3 chose a local businessman and school board member to run in Nick Provenzano’s place in the Nov. 8 elect ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Lakewood residents getting advisory tax question on Nov. 8 ballot

    LAKEWOOD – Village voters will have a symbolic opportunity on the Nov. 8 ballot to give their local governments a piece of their mind about property t ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Berwyn aldermen announce candidacies for mayor, clerk

    BERWYN – Two Berwyn aldermen have announced their candidacies for mayor and city clerk, according to a campaign news release. 
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 7:26 am
  • Downers Grove board member Olsen selected to replace Sandack

    A local politician will look to continue his quick ascent in the local GOP scene as he fills the seat of a recently vacated state representative.
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 3:49 pm
  • McHenry County Democrats on Hillary Clinton’s nomination for president

    Hillary Clinton accepted her party’s nomination for president Thursday night at the last day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
    July 29, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • DuPage, Will GOPs accepting applicants for Ron Sandack's seat

    The chairmen of the DuPage County and Will County GOP organizations are accepting applications to fill the now-empty Illinois House of Representative ...
    July 27, 2016 - 10:33 am
  • Crystal Lake library makes its case for need to replace building

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The 3-foot-deep pile of books and DVDs waiting for Crystal Lake Public Library employees on Monday gives a mute but strong rebuttal to ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:11 am
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