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  • Peter Breen grabs GOP bid from Sandra Pihos in 48th District

    LOMBARD – Lombard Village Trustee Peter Breen has won the Republican candidacy in the general primary race for Illinois House District 48, defeating i ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Low turnout determines elections in Will County

    JOLIET – Elvia Ruiz of Joliet said she went out to vote because it was her duty.Not many other Will ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Senger wins 11th Congressional District race

    State Rep. Darlene Senger will face U.S. Rep. Bill Foster in November in the race for the 11th Congressional District seat.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Kaupas confident his lead will hold in Will County sheriff election

    Ken Kaupas, the apparent winner in the Republican primary for Will County Sheriff, expressed confidence Wednesday that his 223-vote lead will be enoug ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Ives takes Illinois House District 42 over Johnson

    State Rep. Jeanne Ives of Wheaton has defeated newcomer Adam Johnson to retain her seat in the District 42 House Republican primary, according to prel ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Glenbard District 87 voters approve $35 million bond referendum

    LOMBARD – Voters in Glenbard Township High School District 87 have approved a $35 million bond referendum proposal that will fund facility improvement ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Rauner chosen to duke it out with Quinn for governor's seat

    As a newcomer to Illinois politics, wealthy venture capitalist Bruce Rauner beat out three veteran lawmakers for the Republican nomination in Tuesday' ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Cicero School District 99 advisory referendum passes

    CICERO – Cicero School District 99 voters approved a referendum to tear down Warren School and replace it with a new, three-story brick structure for ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Larry Kaifesh wins GOP nod, ready to take on Tammy Duckworth

    Larry Kaifesh said the lessons he learned earning the Republican nomination for the U.S. House 8th District will help him take on Tammy Duckworth in N ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Sandack claims narrow victory over Matune

    Candidates in the Illinois House District 81 race Ron Sandack (left) and Keith Matune check out election results during their separate election night ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Oberweis defeats Truax in U.S. Senate primary

    DOWNERS GROVE – Dairy magnate Jim Oberweis beat Downers Grove native and political newcomer Doug Truax in the Republican primary for U.S. Senate, and ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Lyons voters approve referendums to abolish term limits, provide tax relief

    LYONS – Voters in Lyons decisively approved both referendum questions on their ballot Tuesday, according to preliminary results.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Three candidates seek District 10 Republican nomination

    Voting locations Call 847-377-2410 or visit to find your voting location. ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Local winners react after Tuesday's primary elections

    And the winner is... Check out the links below for complete coverage of the Illinois primary races that affect the western suburbs.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Letter: Delaying isn't an option

    To the Editor:I grew up in Carol Stream, went to Glenbard North High School and am currently a sopho ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
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