United Center Is The Busiest Polling Place In ChicagoTypically when you see a long line outside the United Center, it's for a Bulls or Blackhawks game. As of 2:00 Tuesday afternoon, the United Center had two times more ballots cast than any other site. It has only been open to voters since 6:00 Tuesday morning. The city overall, currently on track to reach more than 70% voter turnout.
Sprinkler System Goes Off At West Town Polling Place, But No Damaged Ballots Reported So FarCBS 2's Megan Hickey reports the pipe burst inside James Otis School, 525 N. Armour St. A poll worker said they don't know the status of ballots yet.
United Center To Serve As Voting Super Site For Chicago Voters On Election DayIt's the first time ever the arena is being used as a voting site, and the arena will be open to all Chicago voters on Election Day.
Loop Gets New Bigger Polling Place For Early VotingA former Walgreen’s drug store at 15 W. Washington St. is now home to 140 voting machines.
Lawmaker Wants To Allow Voting Booth SelfiesSeizing on the popularity of people showing off their "I Voted" sticker on social media after casting a ballot, a state lawmaker from the West Side has begun a push to allow voters to take "selfies" at polling places.
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Chicago Area Voters Can Use Smartphones To Prepare For ElectionBoth the Cook County Clerk and the Chicago Board of Elections have redesigned their websites so voters can prepare for the election with their smartphones.
Election Judge Told He Won't Get Paid; Officials Say It Was A MistakeA Northwest Side man who served as an election judge at the polls last week said he was later notified he wouldn't be paid for his day of work, but an elections official said it's all a misunderstanding -- and a mistake.
Aldermanic Candidate Arrested At Polling PlaceA candidate for alderman was arrested Tuesday afternoon at a South Side polling place and later charged with assault.
UPDATED: Problems Arise At Polling PlacesElections officials fielded thousands of complaints as voters went to the polls in the election for mayor and City Council seats on Tuesday, though only a handful were for serious issues.
Man Charged With Slamming Into State Senator's BrotherA 24-year-old Southwest Side man has been charged with slamming into the brother of an Illinois State Senator, and fleeing the scene, outside a polling place on Election Day.
Woman Told To Cover Ronald Reagan T-shirt At Polling PlaceA T-shirt celebrating the upcoming 100th anniversary of Ronald Reagan’s birth got Mary Jo Tenuto into a little political hot water.
2 Election Judges Arrested, 2 Others Tossed From Polling Places
Brother Of State Senator Hit By Car Outside Polling PlaceElections investigator gets the license number. Two men caught.
Polling Places Ramp Up For ElectionsIt'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.