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  • Sen. Tom Cullerton primed to retain Illinois Senate seat

    It appears Sen. Tom Cullerton has narrowly defeated Republican challenger Seth Lewis in the race for the 23rd Legislative District, according to unoff ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 6:44 pm
  • Elliott wins handily to secure seat on DuPage County Board

    Glen Ellyn trustee Tim Elliott has won handily over his Democratic opponent, Khizar Jafri, for a four-year seat on the DuPage County Board, according ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 1:36 pm
  • Democrat Raja Krishnamoorthi wins 8th District U.S. House seat

    Democrat Raja Krishnamoorthi has won the 8th District race, defeating Republican and former Elmhurst Mayor Peter DiCianni, according to unofficial res ...
    Nov. 8, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • 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