Voter Turnout – 11.53%

Nine of ten registered voters in DeKalb County chose to not exercise their right to vote in the April 5, 2011 Consolidated Elections (11.53%). Kane County’s voter turnout was only slightly higher at 13.12%. With 1,...

Poll Reports

Did you vote? When you do post us a comment and let us know how busy it was at your polling station and if you were accosted by any Chumbolones.

Beware the Chumbolones

A Chumbolone is a Cook County transplant or perhaps even a Naperville wannabe who accepts endless tax increases and pervasive corruption; a chump, easily manipulated by Party Bosses. They’re the ones knocking on yo...

Last Time Around

On April 17, 2007 a total of 12,916 (23%) of the registered voters made their choices count in the local consolidated elections. The following, from the DeKalb County Clerk and Recorder’s office, are the results of...
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Random Pre-Election thoughts

I am not voting for a single incumbent on Tuesday, April 5th. I am one of those angry voters fed up with the lack of accountability that led to local government yearly spending increases that were twice or more higher th...

Put up or shut up.

John Acardo told the audience at last night’s candidates forum at the Egyptian Theatre that only 238 early votes have been cast for the entire county so far for the April 5th Consolidated Elections. He told me in a...

Kirkland Candidates Discuss Issues

Candidates for village, park, school and library boards in Kirkland discussed the issues facing their community in a town hall style forum held at the Kirkland Fire Department facility. The forum was sponsored by the Kir...