Hundreds of young voters came to Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire Tuesday for a forum that featured the area’s two candidates for Congress and two for the Illinois House.
Sept. 24 11:42 a.m. |
Speaking 40 minutes apart on the same stage Tuesday night, U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider and former Rep. Bob Dold both addressed the ongoing national debate over raising the minimum wage.
Sept. 23 11:45 p.m. |
The new union for Lake County Sheriff’s deputies and Sheriff Mark Curran’s administration said this week that contract negotiations are progressing while officers work under terms of a deal that expired last year.
Sept. 23 3:17 p.m. |
The 10th congressional district rivals, Rep. Brad Schneider, a Democrat from Deerfield, and former Rep. Bob Dold, a Republican from Kenilworth, will appear at an election 2014 event tonight in Lincolnshire.
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In the run-up to the Nov. 4 election, candidates in the 58th State Representative race and several Lake County offices will participate in separate debates on Sunday, Sept. 28, in Lake Forest.
Sept. 17 4:04 p.m. |
The task of figuring out how many Patriots will walk the halls of Stevenson High School in four years is a little more nuanced than just adding the enrollments of the feeder schools.
And the firm that has done the job for decades may need to account for more nuances or get replaced.
Sept. 17 9:30 a.m. |
Democrat Paul Vallas has an upbeat, cheerful demeanor, but he was more than amused Sunday at a candidates’ meet and greet in a Kildeer home, Lake County.
Sept. 16 2:18 p.m. |
The Senate passed the bill 52-0, while the House of Representatives voted 102-11. All 11 no-votes were from Republicans, and all but one represent downstate districts. State Rep. Ron Sandack of Downers Grove said he voted against unneeded regulation.
Sept. 15 11:11 a.m. |
A 4-cent-per-gallon Lake County gasoline tax, a rebirth of a Deerfield toll plaza and new tollbooths at Interstate 94 interchanges are among the options that backers of the proposed Route 53/120 extension are recommending to help pay for the long-planned roadway.
Sept. 11 5:03 p.m. |