The League of Women Voters of the Palatine Area will host a nonpartisan candidate forums for Illinois House District 52, which pits incumbent Republican state Rep. Martin McLaughlin against Democratic challenger Mary Morgan.


Kane County Democratic Women will host a free forum on "Our Rights Are on the Ballot: The Impact of Dobbs v. Jackson!” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton Hills Dr., St. Charles.


State Rep. Dan Ugaste, R-Geneva, is hosting a fundraiser for his re-election campaign from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Penrose Brewing, 509 Stevens St., Geneva.


Friends of Illinois 65th District candidate Linda Robertson, a scientist and St. Charles small-business owner, will host a Rock the 65th! event featuring the west suburban rock band JEB at 6 p.m. Sept. 20 at Penrose Brewing 509 Stevens St., Geneva, her campaign announced.






Rain did not keep a crowd of about 50 people from showing up to support Darren Bailey, conservative GOP candidate for governor, and sheriff’s candidate Mike Lewis, who visited Rock Falls Saturday to speak with voters, answers questions, and have a bite to eat.