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Election News

  • Downers Grove voters reject property tax stormwater referendum

    Downers Grove residents soundly rejected a change in policy for the way the village funds its stormwater programs, according to unofficial results fro ...
    Nov. 8, 2016 - 11:01 pm
  • Election 2016: One last look at what's on McHenry County ballots

    Well, McHenry County, if you haven’t voted yet, Tuesday is your last chance.Polls open at 6 a.m. and ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 11:29 pm
  • Larson: Education should be campaign priority

    After listening to our two major political party presidential candidates argue and launch insults at each other over the past few weeks, it occurred t ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 9:37 am
  • Election Day to include several Cook County referendum measures

    Nov. 8 is Election Day. Besides electing candidates to serve in office, voters also will be able to vote on local referendum measures. Below are measu ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 9:22 am
  • McHenry County voters take advantage of early, mail-in voting

    McHenry County’s early voting stations have seen heavy and steady business in this contentious election.
    Nov. 6, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Will, Grundy clerks prepare for busy Election Day

    JOLIET – Tuesday is Election Day, and a new president will be elected.While opinions vary on whom to ...
    Nov. 5, 2016 - 9:55 pm
  • League of Women Voters to hold mock election at Lyons Township High School

    LA GRANGE – The League of Women Voters of the La Grange Area is partnering with Lyons Township High School to hold a mock election Nov. 3 during stude ...
    Nov. 2, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Citizens’ Council of La Grange seeks candidates

    LA GRANGE – The Citizens’ Council of La Grange is seeking candidates for the 12 open elected positions on the library, Park District and village board ...
    Oct. 31, 2016 - 4:02 pm
  • New Laraway School proposal on ballot

    JOLIET – The future of Laraway School is on the Nov. 8 ballot.Laraway School District 70C is asking ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:11 pm
  • Will County Board District 13 candidates talk Weber Road work, other priorities

    The candidates running for Will County Board District 13 have their minds on the roads – specifically, Weber Road.
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 10:34 pm
  • Will County Board District 12 candidates focused on capital improvements, road infrastructure

    NEW LENOX – A Democrat challenger to Will County Board will compete – along with two Republican incumbents – for one of two seats for District 12. 
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 10:34 pm
  • Foster faces Khouri challenge in 11th Congressional District

    U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville, is seeking his third consecutive term, while Tonia Khouri, a Republican member of the DuPage County Board from Au ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Will County Board District 6 candidates concerned with job growth, fiscal responsibility

    JOLIET – There are three candidates on the Nov. 8 ballot seeking election to one of two two-year terms to serve Will County Board District 6.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:49 pm
  • 4 candidates competing for 2 seats in Will County Board District 10

    JOLIET – Four candidates are on the Nov. 8 ballot seeking election to one of two four-year terms to serve Will County Board District 10.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:48 pm
  • 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