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  • Endorsement: White for Illinois secretary of state

    In his four terms as Illinois’ secretary of state, Jesse White has been a champion of making our roads safer to drive.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois attorney general: Madigan

    Paul Schimpf, the Republican challenger in the race to unseat incumbent Attorney General Lisa Madigan, says the AG’s office should focus more on fight ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois treasurer: Cross

    Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford is leaving office after a failed bid to win the Republican nomination for governor.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois comptroller: Topinka

    Republican Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka is seeking a second term. Democratic Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon and Libertarian Julie Fox hope to unseat ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • In Focus: Some Positive News

    I attended my first ceremony honoring graduates of the Kane County Drug Rehabilitation Court this week at Geneva High School. 
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 9:26 pm
  • Endorsement: Oberweis for U.S. Senate

    In the Nov. 4 race for U.S. Senate, incumbent Democrat Dick Durbin faces Republican Jim Oberweis and Libertarian Sharon Hansen.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Endorsement: Hultgren for 14th Congressional District

    Incumbent U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, has represented Illinois’ 14th Congressional District since 2011, and now faces a Nov. 4 re-election c ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • The Write Place: Combo and conquer

    The overwhelming sense of fear and nerves hit me like a slap to the face as I stood in the hall at sixth-grade locker setup.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • Endorsement: Wheeler for House District 50

    Republican candidate Keith Wheeler will face Democratic candidate Valerie Burd in the race to become the next state representative in the 50th Distric ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Endorsement: Foster for 11th Congressional District

    Incumbent 11th District Congressman Bill Foster, D-Naperville, faces a Nov. 4 re-election challenge from state Rep. Darlene Senger, R-Naperville.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Endorsement: Roskam for 6th Congressional District

    Incumbent U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton, is facing a challenge from Democrat Michael Mason to represent Illinois’ 6th Congressional District.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Park Perspectives: Geneva Park District celebrating Halloween with three events

    On Oct. 25, the Geneva Park District is celebrating Halloween with three events certain to bewitch the entire family. Our annual Halloween Hayday, Pec ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: Inspiring students to become effective learners

    Student life today can be a challenge. Many students, whether traditional or those returning to college seeking new skills, face the same struggles. T ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:03 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Celebrating Kindness in Kaneland Month

    With its bright green shirts, a logo that features a smile, and a growing list of events, the Kindness Campaign has succeeded in raising awareness for ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • Our View: D-101 referendum difficult to back

    In the Nov. 4 election, Batavia School District 101 is seeking voter approval on the issuance of $15 million in alternate revenue bonds to fund capita ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
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