Articles filed under County Board

Show Articles : next 20
  • This photo of DeKalb Park District’s indoor, artificial turf facility illustrates what Huntley Park District would like to build if voters approve the $18 million request on Tuesday’s ballot.

    Fox Valley voters to decide four referendums TuesdayMar 16, 2014 12:00 AM
    Come Tuesday, voters in Kane and McHenry counties will decide whether to pay more for the care of developmentally disabled residents, if Huntley needs a new indoor turf facility, whether the McHenry County Board chairman should be selected or elected, and if Algonquin can negotiate for lower electricity rates for its residents.

     
  • Chicago alderman backs ex-con for county board Feb 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    A least one Chicago alderman doesn’t believe the criminal record of a former colleague should stand in the way of him seeking another public office.

     
  • Chuck Bartels is a Lake County Board District 10 candidate.

    Chuck Bartels announces Lake County Board candidacy Jul 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    A third Republican candidate surfaced Tuesday in the race for the Lake County Board’s District 10 seat. Chuck Bartels, 68, of Mundelein, joins Terri Voss and Cornelius ‘Connie’ Shanahan in the hunt to replace longtime county Commissioner Diana O’Kelly.

     
  • Gary Grasso

    Grasso to resign as mayor of Burr Ridge, focus on county post Dec 10, 2012 12:00 AM
    In order to avoid what he said would be a major "distraction," Gary Grasso has decided to resign his post as mayor of Burr Ridge and focus all his attention on his duties as a new District 3 board member on the DuPage County Board. “I know there were questions about holding dual offices, and the last thing I want for Burr Ridge is to become a distraction,” he said.

     
  • Lauren “Laurie” Nowak, 25, of Bartlett will be the youngest member of the DuPage County Board.

    DuPage's youngest board member promises 'new voice' Nov 8, 2012 12:00 AM
    Twenty-five-year-old Lauren "Laurie" Nowak belies the image of a county board member: She's young, female and not a lawyer. After quitting her job as an after school coordinator, the Bartlett resident started campaigning for a seat on the DuPage County Board. On Tuesday, she was rewarded by being one of three Democrats elected to the Republican-dominated board.

     
  • Tim Schneider

    Cook County commissioner seeks vote on annexation May 10, 2012 12:00 AM
    Cook County Board Commissioner Tim Schneider wants to assure residents and municipal officials that a recent idea to annex all the countys remaining unincorporated land will not be implemented overnight or without voters consent. Schneider has no personal objection to the idea that surrounding municipalities annex the countys 62 square miles of unincorporated land, but he wants property owners to have a vote.

     
  • Our endorsements in Kane districts 21, 22 Mar 1, 2012 12:00 AM
    The Daily Herald issues endorsements in the Republican primary for Kane County Board, districts 21 and 22.

     
  • Our choices for McHenry County Board seats Feb 27, 2012 12:00 AM
    The Daily Herald issues endorsements for McHenry County Board races in districts 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.

     
  • Koehler goes to bat for McHenry County Feb 22, 2012 12:00 AM
    Letter to the Editor: As Algonquin village president, I have worked with Ken Koehler for many years on a variety of projects. None has more impact to McHenry County than the transportation infrastructure. Ken has been a driving force in acquiring funding and negotiating for these and other transportation projects. Re-elect him.

     
  • Sandra Salgado

    Candidates agree financial restraint is imperative Feb 20, 2012 12:00 AM
    Fiscal restraint is a common theme in the platforms presented by the Republican candidates running for McHenry County District 4, which includes most of McHenry Township, and all of Richmond and Burton townships. Also running is Democrat Mary Margaret Maule.

     
  • Sal Abbate

    District 2 candidates’ opinions vary on benefits, other issues Feb 18, 2012 12:00 AM
    Where do the candidates for Kane County Board District 2 stand on issues such as spending, benefits and relationships with elected department heads? The opinions vary, as voters might expect.

     
  • Mary McCann, running for McHenry County board District 6

    Mary McCann: Candidate ProfileJan 31, 2012 12:00 AM
    Candidate information for Mary McCann, running for McHenry County board District 6

     
  • Angie Greviskes, running for Kane County board District 6

    Angie Greviskes: Candidate ProfileJan 31, 2012 12:00 AM
    Candidate information for Angie Greviskes, running for Kane County board District 6

     
  • Joseph Hudetz, running for Will County Board District 11

    Joseph Hudetz: Candidate ProfileJan 31, 2012 12:00 AM
    Candidate information for Joseph Hudetz, running for Will County Board District 11

     
  • J. Vincent Ranzino: Candidate ProfileJan 31, 2012 12:00 AM
    Candidate information for J. Vincent Ranzino, running for McHenry County board District 6

     
  • David LaGue: Candidate ProfileJan 31, 2012 12:00 AM
    Candidate information for David LaGue, running for McHenry County board District 6

     
  • Scott Summers, running for McHenry County board District 6

    Scott Summers: Candidate ProfileJan 31, 2012 12:00 AM
    Candidate information for Scott Summers, running for McHenry County board District 6

     
  • Michael Rein, running for McHenry County board District 5

    Michael Rein: Candidate ProfileJan 31, 2012 12:00 AM
    Candidate information for Michael Rein, running for McHenry County board District 5

     
  • Linda Kvidera Murphy, running for McHenry County board District 4

    Linda Kvidera Murphy: Candidate ProfileJan 31, 2012 12:00 AM
    Candidate information for Linda Kvidera Murphy, running for McHenry County board District 4

     
  • Sandra Salgado, running for McHenry County board District 4

    Sandra Salgado: Candidate ProfileJan 31, 2012 12:00 AM
    Candidate information for Sandra Salgado, running for McHenry County board District 4

     
Show Articles : next 20
Latest Video

MostViewed

Today
Yesterday
Most Commented
Top Jobs

    View all Top Jobs Place a job ad

    MarketsReport

    DHExtras

       
    • Newspaper next section - Newspaper next section Report card checker - report card checker
    • Dh innovation award 2 - Dh innovation award 2 Zillow /real estate page
    • Discuss refer On Guard series
    • Newspaper archives -- Monday or anyday Mike North

    FacebookActivity

    BusinessDirectory

    Connect with a business or service in your area fast. First select a town, then enter a search term or choose one of the listed popular searches:

    Don't see your town listed? Visit our full directory to begin your search.