Contrary to the statements made in The Times' editorial this past Sunday, Lake County Democratic Election Board members, and its executive director, have been engaged, for the past four to six years, in significant cost-cutting measures relating to the conduct of elections in Lake County.
Politics once again is on the verge of pulling a blanket over logic's head in Lake County, and a chance at more efficient voting practices could be the casualty.
CROWN POINT | The Lake County elections board canceled its special meetings early Friday to discuss plans to discard precincts in Democratic Party strongholds after a judge slapped a 10-day injunction on them.
The smoking gun implicating a Winfield GOP precinct committeewoman in crimes against her party is finally revealed.
VALPARAISO | Lost in Monday's emotional fervor over the rezoning of 118 acres on Evans Avenue to luxury apartments and business park was the once-a-decade realignment of the five City Council districts.
I've been a precinct committeeman for the past 15 years. Leading up to Election Day, committeeman put up signs, knock on doors and pass out literature in their precinct. On Election Day the polling place is set up by the precinct election board to open by 6 a.m. for our voters.
As soon as the busy fall election is behind her, Sundae Schoon said she and other voter officials in Porter County plan to take a fresh look at the possibility of making a switch to voting centers.
Whether you think the fees charged to speak to the Hammond Democratic organization are extortion or fundraising depends on which side of the cash you are on.
CROWN POINT | Lake election officials said closer supervision should avoid future polling-place confusion of the kind that has drawn the ire of East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland.
Wouldn't it be nice if Lake County did more to assuage the irritated and bewildered head shaking and hand wringing that goes on elsewhere in the state when the topic of our bloated government structure surfaces? Lake County Democratic Party Chairman Thomas McDermott Jr. is attempting to do t…
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