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Eli's Wedding Cheesecake presented to Cook County's Royal Couple, who got married this morning.  (Credit: Mary Frances Bragiel/Newsradio 780)

Cook County Honors Couple With ‘Royal Wedding’

A royal wedding of a sort also took place in Cook County this morning, courtesy of Cook County Clerk David Orr.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2011

Voters cast their ballots in suburban Chicago. (credit: Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Big Turnout For Early Voting In City, Suburbs

Election officials in Chicago and the suburbs say they are seeing encouraging numbers in the people participating in early voting now underway.

WBBM Newsradio–03/24/2011

Photo Of Cook County Clerk David Orr (County Clerk Photo)

Orr Performs Year’s First Wedding

Cook County Clerk David Orr has some surprises for the first couple in line this year to get a marriage license.

WBBM Newsradio–01/03/2011

Toni Preckwinkle, right, with Cook County Commissioner John Daley, discusses the county budget. (CBS)

Preckwinkle To County Officials: Brace For Big Cuts

The president-elect of the Cook County Board met with all the county elected officials and delivered a short, but painful message.


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Polling Places Ramp Up For Elections

It’s the 11th-hour push for your vote by candidates all over the state, and the process to register your choice is also kicking into overdrive.


Photo Of Cook County Clerk David Orr (County Clerk Photo)

Clerk Blasts Negative Campaign Ads

Orr calls them a turnoff for voters, sees limited turnout.

CBS Chicago–10/29/2010

A voter casts a ballot during early voting. (AP Photo)

Early Voting Popularity Explodes

Thursday is last day to vote early before Tuesday’s election.

WBBM Newsradio–10/28/2010