Two political newcomers will join two incumbents as Libertyville Township trustees.
Unofficial vote totals show the six-way race for four trustee seats was won Tuesday by incumbent Terry White, who earned 1,518 votes; Trustee Robin O’Connor with 1,459 votes; newcomer David Nield with 1,263 votes; …
Lake County Clerk’s Office is predicting a county-wide turnout of less than 25 percent, County Clerk Willard Helander said.
It’s Election Day. Voters will be choosing among candidates for village, library, park district, school and township boards, and, in some cases, village leaders and referendums. Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
LIBERTYVILLE – A handful of relative political newbies have thrown their hats into the ring for office in Libertyville Township.
LIBERTYVILLE – Voters won’t see much of a change on many local government boards after the April 9 elections.
Dec. 26 was the last day to file petitions to run for seats in the April election.
Libertyville village president and village board incumbents will be …
If money “buys” a vote for a candidate, then ultimately the tens of millions of dollars poured into Illinois congressional races failed to pay off. Outside groups plowed $43 million into the top six U.S. House races in the Land of Lincoln on top of individual campaign spending. However, in the three top Chicago-area congressional races, those who spent the most money — or had the most spent on their behalf — lost.
BARRINGTON — State Sen. Dan Duffy was reelected as the 26th District state senator Tuesday night, winning an overwhelming 74 percent of the vote across Lake and Cook counties.
With all precincts reporting, the unofficial results had Duffy, the Republican incumbent, tallying 65,612 of the …
“I congratulate Julie Morrison,” Illinois Senate District 29 candidate Dr. Arie Friedman said. “I am looking forward to seeing the patients I’ve scheduled for Friday.”
Deerfield politician Morrison beat the Highland Park pediatrician, in unofficial totals as of 9:45 p.m. Tuesday, with about 54 percent …
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS — State Rep. Elaine Nekritz, D-Northbrook, will be returning to Springfield, and this time she wants to bring home state pension reforms.
The Democratic incumbent was elected to her sixth term Tuesday night, earning 55 percent of the vote. With 63 of the …
With all 56 Lake County precincts reporting and 6 of 7 Cook County precincts in, Democrat Carol Sente has won the race to represent the 59th district in the Illinois House of Representatives.
Libertyville — Long-time Lake County Board member Carol Calabresa holds onto her District 15 seat, defeating Democrat Del Parra by a 24 percent margin.
A steady and significant number of voters have turned out to polling places in Cook County, but rain this afternoon and evening could hurt voter turnout. Very few voters waited in line Tuesday but crowds were steady until after 9 a.m. when it began to …
It isn’t too tough to get U.S. Rep. Bob Dold going. Just ask the 10th Congressional District Republican representing the North Shore whether he’s affiliated with the Tea Party, as his opponent, Brad Schneider, a Democrat, has repeatedly said in mailings.
Lake County judicial candidate Patricia Fix is under investigation on a complaint that she allegedly stole her opponent’s campaign signs.
The state senate race in the 26th district could heat up in the coming weeks, with job growth and pension reform emerging as the two significant issues leading up to Election Day. Republican incumbent Dan Duffy first addressed the mounting pension issue while Democratic challenger Amanda Howland’s attention was focused on job growth.