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  • Former Huntley trustee withdraws from Village Board race

    HUNTLEY – A crowded field for Huntley Village Board became less competitive this week after a former trustee withdrew from the race.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • McHenry District 156 school board candidate removed from April ballot

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Electoral Board removed a second school board candidate from the April 7 ballot.
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • McHenry County election board keeps Harrison School District 36 candidates on ballot

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Electoral Board overruled objections to the candidacies of two Harrison School District 36 candidates on split votes.
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 155 candidate disqualified from ballot

    WOODSTOCK – One of the 11 candidates for Community High School District 155 Board was tossed from the April 7 ballot for not having the required numbe ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Candidate objection hearings scheduled

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Electoral Board will meet next week to hear ballot objections filed against six school board candidates in three April ...
    Jan. 11, 2015 - 12:08 pm
  • Despite Pedcor outcry, only 3 on Cary ballot for 3 trustee seats

    CARY – After all the controversy that surrounded the planned Pedcor Investments apartment project at First and Pearl streets, which led to the creatio ...
    Jan. 5, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • Illinois lawmakers work on bill for special 2016 election

    SPRINGFIELD – A spokeswoman for Illinois' Senate President says legislation is being prepared to establish a 2016 special election to replace late sta ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • 11 vie for 3 seats on Crystal Lake-based CHSD 155 school board

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The crowded field vying for the three open seats on the Community High School District 155 school board has been caused, at least in pa ...
    Jan. 11, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • Spring Grove referendum asks for tax limit increase

    SPRING GROVE – The statewide fire and police pension problems plaguing municipalities could soon be felt in Spring Grove.
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 12:26 am
  • Crystal Lake mayoral challenger moves forward with write-in campaign

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Despite getting kicked off the ballot earlier this month, Sascha Chadwick is running for mayor in Crystal Lake.
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 12:30 am
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