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  • Palatine, Wheeling Twp. Democrats: Winning an uphill climb Jun 8, 2012 12:04 PM
    Democratic officials in Palatine and Wheeling townships admit that while it may not be realistic to think their new candidates can win, it's important that state Sens. Matt Murphy and David Page and state Rep. Tom Morrison at least have some opposition in the November election. They're putting David Page, Curt Renz and Rich Rudd, only one of whom has ever held office, on the ballot in hopes of forcing the incumbents to be more moderate.

  • Buffalo Grove meeting on funds for business Jun 3, 2012 6:39 PM
    An event to help current and new local businesses owners access the capital they need for success will take place from 3-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, at the Buffalo Grove Chamber Building & Youth Center, 501 Raupp Blvd., in Buffalo Grove.

  • Seminar in Wheeling Twp. on property tax appeals Dec 1, 2011 5:06 PM
    State Rep. Sid Mathias is sponsoring a seminar on how to appeal property tax assessments at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, at the Eugene Field Elementary School, 51 Saint Armand Lane in Wheeling.

  • Legislative forum in Arlington Hts. May 6, 2011 5:35 PM
    Area legislators will hold a forum from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Monday, May 9, at the Arlington Heights Library, 500 N. Dunton Ave.

  • Mathias heading back to Springfield Nov 2, 2010 11:16 PM
    Sid Mathias has been in the state house since 1999, but voters tonight made it clear they aren’t tired of him yet. Mathias, of Buffalo Grove, has a handy lead over former school board member Linda Birnbaum, with 73 of 89 precincts reporting in Cook and Lake counties. Unofficial totals have Mathias with 17,409 votes and Birnbaum with 9,516.

  • Other contested Lake County races Nov 1, 2010 5:54 PM
    Lake County voters will have many choices Tuesday. The following is a list of some of candidates and issues on ballots throughout the county.

  • Birnbaum a fresh voice for House 53 Oct 25, 2010 12:48 PM
    Nearly a year ago, Sid Mathias spoke at an accounting seminar in Palatine. His comments reflected a jaded, disenchanted view of Illinois politics. He complained repeatedly that nothing could get done in the House of Representatives and offered no constructive information or suggestions.

  • Mathias in 53rd House Oct 18, 2010 8:55 AM
    The 53rd House District is a fiscally conservative, socially moderate enclave that isn't particularly doctrinaire about party affiliation. Voters want sensible representatives who will work in their best interests, and cross the aisle to get worthwhile legislation enacted.

  • Arlington Heights Chamber to host candidates forum Oct 14, 2010 2:05 PM
    The Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce is hosting a candidates forum beginning at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 18, at the Metropolis Theater in downtown Arlington Heights.

  • House 53 candidates respond to Daily Herald questionnaire Oct 18, 2010 9:09 PM
    Sid Mathias, a Republican from Buffalo Grove, has been in the legislature since 1999 and has held the 53rd House seat since 2003. He is opposed in the Nov. 2 election by Democrat Linda Birnbaum of Wheeling.

  • 53rd House candidates debate slots at Arlington Park Oct 23, 2010 11:16 PM
    Candidates vying for the 53rd State House District say they believe in local control over allowing video gambling in establishments, as well as over legalizing video slot machines at the Arlington Park racetrack.

  • Mathias, Birnbaum differ on urgency of Route 53 extension Oct 4, 2010 12:01 AM
    Over the years, the extension of Route 53 north into Lake County has been the focus of extensive and often heated debate.

  • Election forum in Arlington Heights Saturday Jan 31, 2011 6:29 PM
    The League of Women Voters Arlington Heights-Mount Prospect-Buffalo Grove Area will present a candidate forum at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Arlington Heights Village Hall, 3rd floor, 33 S. Arlington Heights Road.

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