A lot of suburbanites voted early at many locations in The Week in Pictures photo gallery for October 17-23, 2020.

 
 
Posted10/25/2020 8:00 PM

Residents voted, fished, protested and bought marijuana legally in The Week in Pictures photo gallery for October 17-23, 2020.

A group holds a balloon sign urging people to vote during the women's march at Mike Rylko Community Park Saturday October 17, 2020 in Buffalo Grove.
  A group holds a balloon sign urging people to vote during the women's march at Mike Rylko Community Park Saturday October 17, 2020 in Buffalo Grove.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Abu fled his West African home under threats of death and flew to South America before hiking through jungles and riding in buses to reach America, where he sought asylum and has been living in the Viator House of Hospitality, run by a Catholic Priest in the suburbs.
  Abu fled his West African home under threats of death and flew to South America before hiking through jungles and riding in buses to reach America, where he sought asylum and has been living in the Viator House of Hospitality, run by a Catholic Priest in the suburbs.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
A leaf stuck to a fishing line seems to float in the fall sky at Weister Creek near Westby, Wisconsin.
  A leaf stuck to a fishing line seems to float in the fall sky at Weister Creek near Westby, Wisconsin.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Recreational marijuana sales began with the opening of a new Zen Leaf dispensary Tuesday October 20, 2020 in Aurora.
  Recreational marijuana sales began with the opening of a new Zen Leaf dispensary Tuesday October 20, 2020 in Aurora.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Nicole Nordman, of Grayslake, left, and Morgan Peterson of Bloomington, listen to the speakers during the women's march at Mike Rylko Community Park Saturday October 17, 2020 in Buffalo Grove.
  Nicole Nordman, of Grayslake, left, and Morgan Peterson of Bloomington, listen to the speakers during the women's march at Mike Rylko Community Park Saturday October 17, 2020 in Buffalo Grove.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Voters wait in a socially-distanced line for early voting at the Kane County Clerk's office in Geneva Friday.
  Voters wait in a socially-distanced line for early voting at the Kane County Clerk's office in Geneva Friday.
Rick West | Staff Photographer
Barb Carlson, of Arlington Heights waits to vote Monday at the Arlington Heights village hall. Carlson wished she had done the mail-in ballot option as she wasn't expecting long early voting lines.
  Barb Carlson, of Arlington Heights waits to vote Monday at the Arlington Heights village hall. Carlson wished she had done the mail-in ballot option as she wasn't expecting long early voting lines.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
Black Lives Matter march through downtown Thursday October 22, 2020 in Waukegan to protest the officer-involved shooting that killed Marcellis Stinnette, 19, and wounded a Black woman in her 20s from Waukegan.
  Black Lives Matter march through downtown Thursday October 22, 2020 in Waukegan to protest the officer-involved shooting that killed Marcellis Stinnette, 19, and wounded a Black woman in her 20s from Waukegan.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
The Bensenville Fire Protection District station on York Road needs a new roof and will get it if a referendum is approved by voters in November.
  The Bensenville Fire Protection District station on York Road needs a new roof and will get it if a referendum is approved by voters in November.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Anthony, a bar patron at the Filling Station in St. Charles, jokes that he's taking "his last shot" Tuesday before restrictions are imposed on indoor bars and restaurants that begin Friday.
  Anthony, a bar patron at the Filling Station in St. Charles, jokes that he's taking "his last shot" Tuesday before restrictions are imposed on indoor bars and restaurants that begin Friday.
Rick West | Staff Photographer
Residents wait Monday morning at the Glenview village hall to participate in early voting.
  Residents wait Monday morning at the Glenview village hall to participate in early voting.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
The District 128 school board in an emergency meeting Tuesday decided to delay the opening of a hybrid in-school model for Libertyville and Vernon Hills highs schools for two weeks following the warning Tuesday by the Lake County Health Department. On Wednesday, a pop-up COVID-19 testing site was set up in Libertyville High School's east parking lot.
  The District 128 school board in an emergency meeting Tuesday decided to delay the opening of a hybrid in-school model for Libertyville and Vernon Hills highs schools for two weeks following the warning Tuesday by the Lake County Health Department. On Wednesday, a pop-up COVID-19 testing site was set up in Libertyville High School's east parking lot.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
Stompin' Grounds Cafe in downtown Lake Zurich offers all kinds of goodies that are good for you. Here owner Laura Cison prepares to pour a coffee drink.
  Stompin' Grounds Cafe in downtown Lake Zurich offers all kinds of goodies that are good for you. Here owner Laura Cison prepares to pour a coffee drink.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Rayon Edwards, of Waukegan speaks to the crowd during a Black Lives Matter march Thursday October 22, 2020 in Waukegan to protest the officer-involved shooting that killed Marcellis Stinnette, 19, and wounded a Black woman in her 20s from Waukegan.
  Rayon Edwards, of Waukegan speaks to the crowd during a Black Lives Matter march Thursday October 22, 2020 in Waukegan to protest the officer-involved shooting that killed Marcellis Stinnette, 19, and wounded a Black woman in her 20s from Waukegan.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Sherrellis Sheria Stinnette, grandmother of Marcellis Stinnette, 19, speaks to the media during a Black Lives Matter march Thursday October 22, 2020 in Waukegan to protest the officer-involved shooting that killed Marcellis Stinnette, 19, and wounded a Black woman in her 20s from Waukegan.
  Sherrellis Sheria Stinnette, grandmother of Marcellis Stinnette, 19, speaks to the media during a Black Lives Matter march Thursday October 22, 2020 in Waukegan to protest the officer-involved shooting that killed Marcellis Stinnette, 19, and wounded a Black woman in her 20s from Waukegan.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
The atrium at Co-Optim in Elk Grove Village at 141 Northwest Point Blvd.
  The atrium at Co-Optim in Elk Grove Village at 141 Northwest Point Blvd.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
MC Ben Olson and SBA President Lisa Gilbert are live on video at the Schaumburg Business Association Toast of Schaumburg awards banquet Friday evening at Wintrust Field baseball stadium in Schaumburg. Because of the COVID-19 conditions, the event was split into several different locations that were connected via videoconference as well as Zoom.
  MC Ben Olson and SBA President Lisa Gilbert are live on video at the Schaumburg Business Association Toast of Schaumburg awards banquet Friday evening at Wintrust Field baseball stadium in Schaumburg. Because of the COVID-19 conditions, the event was split into several different locations that were connected via videoconference as well as Zoom.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Robert Swiderski of Carol Stream gets ready to his eighth marathon in a row Friday morning at the Jewel-Osco in Bartlett. Swiderski is running 10 marathons in 10 days in support of the charitable organization The Basket Brigade of Suburban Chicago and its effort to provide Thanksgiving meals for 2,020 families in need this year.
  Robert Swiderski of Carol Stream gets ready to his eighth marathon in a row Friday morning at the Jewel-Osco in Bartlett. Swiderski is running 10 marathons in 10 days in support of the charitable organization The Basket Brigade of Suburban Chicago and its effort to provide Thanksgiving meals for 2,020 families in need this year.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
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