Republican U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren of Plano retained his seat in the 14th Congressional District by an approximately 20 percent vote margin over Democratic challenger Jim Walz of Gurnee.
State Rep. David Olsen (R-Downers Grove) toured the Flexco manufacturing facility recently.
Seth Lewis, a Senate Republican candidate for the 23rd district, has issued a statement urging his opponent, Tom Cullerton, to openly renounce Speaker Mike Madigan’s lawsuit that will stop the Independent Map Amendment.
The Itasca Park District will hold a Dive for Pennies event from 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, July 19, at the Itasca Waterpark.
The Bloomingdale Athletic Club and Lake Park Football are hosting the 2016 Lake Park Lancer Football Camp from July 18-21.
The Glen Ellyn Park District is accepting registration for its Fall House Soccer program.
Seth Lewis, a Republican candidate from Senate District 23, has weighed in on the Illinois state budget problem.
Heidi Holan, a Republican candidate for House District 46 in Villa Park, Illinois, released a statement criticizing recent tax hike proposals.
The St. Charles Youth Commission will discuss Challenge Grants for the upcoming year at its next meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the Police Department's Conference Room, 211 N. Riverside Ave.
The Lisle Board of Trustees approved a $16,500 grant application for the Lisle Wine Extravaganza and Art Festival at a recent meeting.
The Wheaton Fine and Cultural Arts Commission began planning for an upcoming presentation on the town's history with abolitionists and the Civil War at a recent meeting.
DuPage County is urging residents to sign up for its Smart911 program in the new year.
The Wheaton City Council unanimously approved a pre-annexation application from Craig Wlodarek to build a home on Orchard Road at a recent meeting.
U.S. Reps. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Joe Crowley (D-NY) recently introduced the Silent Skies Act in an effort to curb noise pollution from airports.
A new law requiring dogs and cats to be scanned for microchips within 24 hours of arriving at an animal shelter is set to go into effect on Friday.
ComEd will hold several open-house meetings in January to discuss a planned transmission line along the Elgin O'Hare Expressway through DuPage and Cook counties.