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  • Patricia Schuberg

    Newcomer is tops, but two Elburn trustees also retain seatsApr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Elburn's Patricia Schuberg finished with 240 votes, topping a field of four people seeking three trustee seats. Incumbents Jeff Walter and Ken Anderson Jr. also won re-election with 237 and 203 votes, respectively, according to unofficial results.

     
  •  Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels, with his wife, Val, thanks his supporters Tuesday night at the Open Range Southwest Grill in Sugar Grove.

    Michels re-elected Sugar Grove president Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Sugar Grove voters gave Sean Michels another four years as village president on Tuesday, choosing him over Trustee Kevin Geary. Meanwhile, incumbent Trustees Robert Bohler and Rick Montalto were re-elected, and joining them on the board will be Sean Herron.

     
  • Michael John Reid

    Three win narrow victories on Hampshire board of trustees Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    In an unofficial tally during Tuesday night elections, Martin F. Ebert, Michael John Reid, Jr. and George E. Brust won four-year terms on the Hampshire Board of Trustees. Incumbents Brust and Ebert have served on the board since 2005.

     
  • Ronda Goldman

    Newcomer Goldman leads pack for Huntley village board Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Community activist Ronda Goldman led the field for Huntley village board, joining incumbent John Piwko and plan commission member JR Westberg in the three open board seats.

     
  • Ron Silkaitis

    St. Charles voters return two former aldermen in close contests Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    St. Charles voters returned a pair of former alderman and trio of incumbents back to the city council Tuesday in a series of mostly close races, some of them rematches of tight races from prior elections.

     
  • Lael Miller

    Bartels out as president in East Dundee Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    It’s the end of an era in East Dundee politics. Village President Jerald Bartels lost to Trustee Lael Miller by 19 votes, according to unofficial results.

     
  •  Christopher Nelson, left, shakes the hand of supporter Cheryl Anderley, far right, Tuesday night at Emmett’s Tavern and Brewing Company in West Dundee. At center is Nelson’s campaign manager Don Rage. Nelson was elected as West Dundee village president.

    Political newcomer tapped for W. Dundee mayor Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Voters picked Christopher Nelson, a newcomer to politics, to lead West Dundee into the future as village president. With all precincts reporting Nelson had 434 votes while Andy Yuscka, a trustee on the village board for 14 years, had 295, according to unofficial tallies.

     
  • Raymond LaMarca

    Wiedmeyer ahead by one vote in Pingree Grove Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Pingree Grove residents will have to wait a little longer to know in a tight village board race. Incumbent village board member Steve Wiedmeyer appears to have edged out challenger Lon Czarnecki, 45, by an unofficial count of 123-122. Czarnecki told the Daily Herald he does not intend on conceding the election and he said he will look into what it takes to get a recount.

     
  • George Yaeger

    Team Marshall, Lyman, Yaeger win in Long GroveApr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    An unofficial "team" of three candidates -- John Marshall, Lori Lyman and George Yaeger -- won seats on the Long Grove village board Tuesday.

     
  • Lester Ottenheimer

    Incumbents declare victory in Buffalo Grove Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    The ultimate result of the race for Buffalo Grove village board will depend on how many votes write-in candidate Jeffrey Battinus received, and that number was unclear Tuesday night as those votes won’t be reported for a few days. But each of the three incumbents said in interviews they were confident they had won.

     
  • Two challengers, one incumbent to take Fox River Grove board seatsApr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Voters in Fox River Grove gave trustee seats to Tom Anderson, Suzanne Blohm and Andrew Migdal in Tuesday's election.

     
  • Steve Lentz

    Lentz, Abernathy, Kim, Semple win in Mundelein Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    After four years as a Mundelein trustee, Steve Lentz will move to the mayor’s chair. Lentz defeated rivals Wally Frasier and Robin Meier on Tuesday for the post. Dawn Abernathy, Holly Kim and Ray Semple won trustee seats.

     
  • Daniel MacGillis

    Change of guard for mayor in Round Lake Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Newcomer Dan MacGillis toppled incumbent Round Lake Mayor Jim Dietz and his Citizens First slate swept three trustee seats and the clerk's position in a campaign that featured switched allegiances.

     
  • Harry Blecker

    Campton Hills voters oust trustee who supported Kiva plan Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    A Campton Hills trustee who supported the Kiva center earlier this year was bounced from office Tuesday. According to unofficial results, incumbents Al Lenkaitis Jr. and Mike Millette tallied 658 and 651 votes. Newcomer Harry Blecker garnered 591 votes — twice the 295 votes for John Strauss.

     
  • Jerry Glogowski

    Three incumbents leading in AlgonquinApr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Algonquin village board race

     
  • Ryan Weihofen

    Weihofen returns as Lakemoor mayor; Lonigro, Aguilar, McIntyre, win as trusteesApr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Ryan “Todd” Weihofen gets four more years on the Lakemoor village board, according to unofficial results Tuesday. With combined ballots from Lake County and McHenry County precincts, Weihofen garnered 323 votes to outdistance political newcomer Tina Asmus with 74 votes. In the race for three trustee seats incumbent Phil Lonigro, newcomer Alexis Aguilar and incumbent Colin McIntyre were elected.

     
  • Paul Mulcahy

    Trustee to become Lake in the Hills mayor Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Lake in the Hills Trustee Paul Mulcahy will give up his seat to become the next mayor. With 100 percent of precincts reporting, Mulcahy had 862 votes to challenger Bill Dustin’s 398, according to unofficial results. In the race for three trustee seats, incumbents Stephen Harlfinger, Robert Huckins and Denise Barreto breezed to re-election.

     
  • Bruce Buschick

    No board turnover in Volo Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Three members of the Volo village board kept their seats Tuesday night. Bruce Buschick, a 58 year-old business manager, Carol Porter, a Realtor who refused to release her age, and Stephen Henley, a 63-year-old banker, won the three contested seats.

     
  • Jennifer Barconi

    Barconi leads in South ElginApr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Two newcomers were elected and one incumbent was unseated in South Elgin, according to unofficial vote tallies Tuesday night. Newcomer Jennifer Barconi led the race for seats on the South Elgin village board with 544 votes and all precincts reporting in Kane County, followed by newcomer Robert Sauceda with 508 votes and incumbent John Sweet with 502 in the race for three open seats.

     
  • Gayle Vandenbergh

    Two newcomers elected to Hoffman Estates village board Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    A pair of newcomers will join an incumbent on the next Hoffman Estates village board. According to unofficial totals, longtime trustee Karen Mills will take on a sixth term after taking in 2,782 votes. Newcomers Michael Gaeta and Gayle Vandenbergh came in second and third in the race for three seats, with 2,520 votes and 2,387 votes, respectively.

     
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