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Then Oberweis DuPage County Campaign Manager Rick Carney of Wheaton, left, introduces Senate hopeful Jim Oberweis, right, as he meets and greets the assembled guests at DuPage County Republican's Lincoln Day Dinner in 2003. (Tribune File Photo / April 30, 2012)

DuPage election commission chairman resigns

The chairman of the DuPage Election Commission has resigned in the wake of a report that criticized a broad range of practices at the bipartisan … Read more ›

DuPage County Board Chairman Dan Cronin (Chuck Berman, Chicago Tribune / March 22, 2011)

DuPage Housing Authority on right path, consultant says

The DuPage Housing Authority is on a path toward getting its financial house in order after mismanaging more than $10 million in federal funding, but … Read more ›

An electricity consultant for municipalities estimated that ComEd stands to lose up to one-third of its residential customers to aggregation, though the utility will continue to handle billing, complaints, maintenance and delivery. (Stacey Wescott, Chicago Tribune / March 7, 2012)

With voters’ OK, municipalities have work to do on electricity deals

About 300 local governments statewide, about half in the Chicago region, held referendums Tuesday on whether to aggregate electricity, a process by which municipalities and … Read more ›

DuPage township investigates whether employee did political work

Though he called the allegations “groundless,” the supervisor of a township in DuPage County has begun an investigation into whether one of his employees engaged … Read more ›

From the community

Stand for Children congratulates Senator Carole Pankau on her 23rd Senate District win in the Illinois primary

Attributable to Mary Anderson, Executive Director of Stand for Children “Stand for Children congratulates Senator Carole Pankau on her 23rd Senate District win in the … Read more ›

From the community

Stand for Children Congratulates Kirk Dillard on his 24th Senate District Win

“Stand for Children congratulates Senator Kirk Dillard on his 24th Senate District win in the Illinois primary. The citizens of Illinois and the voters of … Read more ›

New Jersey governor Chris Christie poses for photos following his speech at a Mitt Romney for president rally at Elmhurst College March 16.  (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune)

Christie: Be wary of sending a congressman to the White House

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie fired up a crowd of Republican Party loyalists for Mitt Romney Friday during a stump speech at Elmhurst College, stressing … Read more ›

ICHS Class of '59 Alumnus Dr. Edwin J. Feulner, Ph.D. is featured speaker at the ICHS Alumni Speaker Series
From the community

ICHS Alumnus Dr. Edwin J. Feulner, Ph.D. of the Class of 1959 Featured in ICHS Alumni Speaker Series

On Wednesday, March 21st, Immaculate Conception High School is proud to present Dr. Edwin J. Feulner Ph.D., Heritage Trustee since 1973, as the next speaker … Read more ›

Elmhurst teachers, school board reach impasse in contract talks

Negotiations between teachers and Elmhurst District 205 officials ground to a halt this week after both sides indicated they could not come to an agreement … Read more ›

N.J. Gov. Christie to promote Romney at Elmhurst College

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will make an appearance to promote presidential candidate Mitt Romney at Elmhurst College on Friday. Christie, who flirted with the … Read more ›