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  • Woodstock City Council: Incumbents, bar owner win races (with video)

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock business owner edged out another first-time candidate late Tuesday night for the final spot on the City Council, as two incumb ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Jesus "Chuy" Garcia thanks supporters after losing race for Chicago mayor

    CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia says his was a hard-fought campaign for Chicago mayor that earned the support of thousands ...
    April 7, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wins 2nd term in runoff victory

    CHICAGO – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel won a second term Tuesday in a runoff election that hinged on serious financial challenges facing the nation's th ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:50 am
  • Election 2015: Polls close in McHenry County (with video)

    Polls have closed for Tuesday's municipal election in McHenry County.There are more than 40 conteste ...
    April 7, 2015 - 7:05 pm
  • Chicago voters decide between Rahm Emanuel, Chuy Garcia in mayor's race

    CHICAGO — Voters in Chicago's first mayoral runoff sent a message Tuesday as they chose between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his challenger, Cook County Com ...
    April 7, 2015 - 6:42 pm
  • Chicago mayor runoff election turnout light, after heavy early voting

    CHICAGO — Election officials say voting in Chicago's runoff is going smoothly although turnout has been light.
    April 7, 2015 - 6:31 pm
  • Election 2015: McHenry County's local election day is here

    They aren't career politicians. Most are volunteers and likely none will be talk radio or cable news fodder.
    April 7, 2015 - 6:59 pm
  • Election 2015: 6 candidates seek 3 open seats on Hebron Village Board

    HEBRON – It’s a crowded field in Hebron, where six candidates are vying for three open seats on the Village Board.
    April 4, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Election 2015: Contested McHenry County races abound on Tuesday ballot

    OK, voters, it’s up to you this Tuesday.More than 40 races to determine who represents you – or who ...
    April 4, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • A move outside ward puts Marengo candidate's campaign on hold

    MARENGO – Entering the final campaign stretch, Marengo aldermanic candidate Peter Hunt has yet to post a sign in the city's fourth ward or knock on a ...
    April 3, 2015 - 11:17 pm
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