Tag: Karen Yarbrough

The County Recorder’s Latest Act — A Stage Play Set In Maywood

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Karen Yarbrough on stage after the premier of her first play, Passin’ where the river bends. | VFP 

Karen Yarbrough, the owner of an insurance agency, the current Cook County Recorder of Deeds, and the Democratic candidate for Cook County Clerk, is known widely as an entrepreneur and politician. Now you can call also call her a playwright.

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Yarbrough Likely To Run Unopposed For Clerk After Attorney Tossed Off Ballot

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Yarbrough, left, with former Illinois governor Pat Quinn. | Cook County Recorder of Deeds 

Karen Yarbrough — the current Cook County Recorder of Deeds and Maywood resident who is also the Proviso Township Democratic committeewoman — will likely run unopposed in the March 20 Democratic Primary to replace the retiring David Orr as Cook County Clerk.

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Challenger For Cook County Clerk’s Seat Knocked Off The Ballot

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 || Nona Tepper/Wednesday Journal|| @maywoodnews  || Updated: 9 p.m. 

A River Forest woman has been knocked off the ballot for Cook County Clerk, after a Maywood man successfully challenged the validity of her nomination signatures.

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