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  • Additional Democrat files for Nov. 4 ballot

    GENEVA – One additional Democrat filed for the Nov. 4 general election ballot by the deadline, which was Monday, Kane County Clerk Jack Cunningham sai ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • County Board’s size at issue

    “Democrats for smaller government” may sound to Republicans like an oxymoron, but shrinking the size of the McHenry County Board is going to be a key ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Anderson plans town hall tour, aims to debate Hultgren

    Dennis Anderson, the Democratic challenger for the 14th Congressional District seat, will begin a districtwide town hall tour this month that will inc ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Kostelny concedes Tegeler victory in judge race

    GENEVA – Kane County Associate Judge Marmarie Kostelny conceded the race to her opponent, D.J. Tegeler, in the Republican primary for 16th Judicial Ci ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:36 am
  • Head of DuPage Democrats seeking signatures to challenge Cronin for county chairmanship

    The recently reelected head of the Democratic Party of DuPage County is looking to challenge Republican County Board Chairman Dan Cronin in November.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Discovery recount affirms Tegeler's lead in judge race

    GENEVA – The days-long discovery recount between two judicial candidates ended Wednesday with virtually no change, a Kane County election official sai ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:36 am
  • Kaupas’ narrow lead holds up in Republican Will County Sheriff’s race

    Not all the votes are in, but enough of them were counted Tuesday to confirm Ken Kaupas as the Republican nominee for the November sheriff’s race.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:41 am
  • Record low voter turnout in DuPage County

    DOWNERS GROVE – Voters turned out in record low numbers for Tuesday's primary election, said Bob Saar, executive director of the DuPage County Electio ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Lipinski to face Brannigan, independent candidate in November general election for 3rd District

    LEMONT – Sharon Brannigan defeated Diane Harris in the Tuesday primary election to receive the Republican nomination for the 3rd District U.S. Represe ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Winfield voters approve sales tax increase

    WINFIELD – Passing by less than 100 votes, Winfield's bid to increase its sales tax will help provide funds to the village to maintain and sustain its ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Anderson takes 14th Congressional District primary over Hosta

    Repeat candidate Dennis Anderson on Tuesday defeated newcomer John J. Hosta in the Democratic 14th Congressional District primary.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Lake Park High School D-108 pool referendums fail to garner enough support

    Both referendum questions that would have made the Lake Park Community Aquatic Center possible have failed, according to preliminary DuPage County ele ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • South Berwyn voters say 'no' to District 100 referendums

    BERWYN – It has been 27 years since South Berwyn School District 100 has had a tax increase. To say voters spoke on two referendums on Tuesday may be ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Wiley takes DuPage County Board District 6 primary, will face Nowak in November

    Iraq war veteran, businessman and Bartlett Fire Protection District trustee Kevin Wiley will challenge DuPage County Board District 6 incumbent Laurie ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
  • Winger's the winner in Illinois House D-45 Republican race

    Wood Dale Alderman Christine Winger will take on Democratic candidate Jenny Burke in the General Election for Illinois House District 45, after winnin ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:33 am
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