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  • Lincoln-Way candidates endorsed by mayors

    Area mayors have endorsed three candidates for the Lincoln-Way School District 210 Board.New Lenox M ...
    March 22, 2017 - 10:34 pm
  • Joliet D-204 board candidates focused on diversity, communication

    JOLIET – Diversity is one of the recurring issues candidates running for the Joliet Township High School District 204 board plan to focus on if electe ...
    March 22, 2017 - 10:35 pm
  • Joliet approves revised lease for brewpub

    JOLIET – The Joliet City Council this week approved lease changes to provide MyGrain Brewing Co. and Brewpub an additional $440,000 in rent credits fo ...
    March 22, 2017 - 10:33 pm
  • Shorewood President Chapman faces challenge in former appointee Kirkland

    SHOREWOOD – Shorewood Village President Rick Chapman has a challenger standing in the way of his fifth term in office.
    March 21, 2017 - 10:47 pm
  • Candidates for Joliet Park District board discuss future, facilities

    JOLIET – There will be changes on the board at the Joliet Park District on April 4 with only one incumbent in the election for four seats.
    March 21, 2017 - 10:47 pm
  • Streit, Jeraminas vying for Lockport mayor term in April election

    LOCKPORT – Voters in the city of Lockport have two options for mayor when voting in the April 4 election.
    March 21, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • 2017 election questionnaire: William Slabich Jr., candidate for Plainfield District 202 board

    Plainfield School District 202 board candidate William Slabich Jr. submitted this questionnaire, answering The Herald-News' questions about the 2017 b ...
    March 17, 2017 - 6:15 pm
  • 2017 election questionnaire: Joey Jeraminas, candidate for Lockport mayor

    Lockport mayoral candidate Joey Jeraminas submitted this questionnaire, answering The Herald-News' questions about the 2017 mayoral race.
    March 17, 2017 - 5:46 pm
  • 2017 election questionnaire: Christopher Lucchetti, candidate for Lincoln-Way board

    Lincoln-Way District 210 school board candidate Christopher Lucchetti submitted this questionnaire, answering The Herald-News' questions about the 201 ...
    March 17, 2017 - 3:56 pm
  • 2017 election questionnaire: Joseph Kosteck, candidate for Lincoln-Way board

    Lincoln-Way District 210 school board candidate Joseph Kosteck submitted this questionnaire, answering The Herald-News' questions about the 2017 board ...
    March 17, 2017 - 3:52 pm
  • 2017 election questionnaire: John Vershay, candidate for Crest Hill mayor

    Crest Hill mayoral candidate John Vershay submitted this questionnaire, answering The Herald-News' questions about the 2017 mayoral race.
    March 17, 2017 - 3:54 pm
  • 2017 election questionnaire: Richard Chapman, candidate for Shorewood president

    Shorewood village president candidate Richard Chapman submitted this questionnaire, answering The Herald-News' questions about the 2017 village presid ...
    March 17, 2017 - 3:08 pm
  • 2017 election questionnaire: Cookie Kirkland, candidate for Shorewood president

    Shorewood village president candidate Cookie Kirkland submitted this questionnaire, answering The Herald-News' questions about the 2017 village presid ...
    March 17, 2017 - 3:08 pm
  • 2017 election questionnaire: Donald Matteson, candidate for Morris alderman

    Morris Third Ward alderman candidate Donald Matteson submitted this questionnaire, answering The Herald-News' questions about the 2017 alderman race.
    March 17, 2017 - 3:07 pm
  • 2017 election questionnaire: Michael Needham, candidate for Minooka trustee

    Minooka trustee candidate Michael Needham submitted this questionnaire, answering The Herald-News' questions about the 2017 trustee race.
    March 17, 2017 - 3:07 pm
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