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  • Sept. 29 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Bond set for Sycamore woman accused in stabbing

    DeKALB — Bond was set at $500,000 today for the Sycamore woman police say waited for her estranged husband's girlfriend to return home early Saturday ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Sept. 28 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Police: Marital dispute sparked stabbing in DeKalb

    DeKALB - A 41-year-old Sycamore woman was charged with attempted homicide after she attacked a female acquaintance of her estranged husband with a kni ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Sept. 25 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Hinckley man accused of sexually assaulting young girl

    HINCKLEY — A Hinckley man who is accused of sexually assaulting a girl younger than 13 remained in jail Thursday unable to post 10 percent of his $500 ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Police: Shabbona man had 63 bags of heroin in Hinckley

    HINCKLEY — When a DeKalb County Sheriff's deputy found heroin on Givanni A. Lombardo during a traffic stop, they asked him if they could search his ap ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:31 am
  • Routine discovery motions filed in Eames’ case

    SYCAMORE – A defense attorney for the DeKalb-Sycamore co-op swim team coach accused of sexually assaulting a team member declined to comment on the ca ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Federal prison population drops by roughly 4,800

    WASHINGTON – The federal prison population has dropped in the last year by roughly 4,800, the first time in several decades that the inmate count has ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 2:42 pm
  • Bond set for DeKalb man accused of stalking wife

    SYCAMORE — The DeKalb man accused of stalking his estranged wife while on probation for stalking her last year will need to post $500 bail to be relea ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Our view: Thumbs-up to Penguin Project

    Thumbs-up: To this year’s Penguin Project production of Disney’s “Aladdin Jr.” and the community support it has received. Now in its fifth year, Pengu ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Akst: We’re in the ‘red zone’

    U.S. colleges and universities are in the “red zone.”It’s not a team ranking system, an academic war ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Our View: Keep sex offenders away from bus stops

    Kudos to vigilant Genoa residents who had the presence of mind to check the Illinois Sex Offender Registry and learn an offender had moved in right ac ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Our View: Little sympathy for Crundwell

    Rita Crundwell, Dixon’s disgraced former city comptroller, apparently believes an injustice is about to be visited upon her personal finances.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Our View: Unfunded mandates pile up at schools

    Bad habits are hard to break. Actions by the Illinois General Assembly prove the point.For years, le ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Our view: Appointed or elected, clerk needs role

    DeKalb’s voters say they want to elect their city clerk. The DeKalb City Council wants that person to be a figurehead, with real control of the clerk’ ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Our view: Thumbs-up to communiversiy

    Thumbs-up: To true “communiversity” at the NIU Anthropology Museum. When the museum was developing an exhibit to celebrate its 50th anniversary, it as ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 1:19 am
  • Our View: Key rule – always expect a train

    During the past four decades, public awareness efforts in Illinois have helped to reduce highway-rail crossing deaths significantly. 
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:46 am
  • Our View: Numbers behind enrollment decline

    With the way costs for students are increasing each year, we shouldn’t be surprised that enrollment at Northern Illinois University is hitting histori ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Our View: Don’t abandon inspection plan

    The DeKalb City Council is holding up plans for regular inspections of commercial and industrial buildings in town after property owners complained la ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • NIU men's golf 12th at Jack Nicklaus Invite

    The Northern Illinois men's golf team had its best team score of the year Monday, finishing with a three-round score of 908, good for 12th place at th ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • NIU football announces series with South Florida

    Northern Illinois announced a home-and-home series with South Florida on Friday, concluding its “SchedulePalooza Encore.”
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 1:14 am
  • NIU to play Vanderbilt in 2019, '22

    After an unexpected day off, NIU SchedulePalooza resumed Thursday when the school announced a home-and-home series with Vanderbilt for 2019 and 2022.A ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:42 am
  • Why not? Orne goes from walk-on to handling kickoffs

    DeKALB – Josh Orne just figured, why not?A year ago at this time, Orne was a regular student at Nort ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Bye week means recruiting for NIU

    DeKALB – Rod Carey still enjoys getting out on a Friday night and watching a high school football game.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Huskies to face Tulsa in 2022, ’23

    Northern Illinois’ first opponent of its “SchedulePalooza Encore” is the Tulsa Golden Hurricane. The ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Toledo starts quickly in West

    Saturday featured an important early season football game in the Mid-American Conference West.It was ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • MAC ROUNDUP: Toledo defeats Ball State in MAC opener

    TOLEDO, Ohio – Logan Woodside threw for 152 yards with a touchdown and rushed for two more scores as Toledo defeated Ball State, 34-23, in the Mid-Ame ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Razorbacks catch Huskies’ offense off guard

    FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas – The Arkansas Razorbacks accomplished something few teams have been able to do against Northern Illinois the past few years.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • The Northern Illinois volleyball team closed out its California road trip with a 3-1 loss to UC-Santa Barbara on Saturday evening.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Businesses won't have to return BP spill payouts

    NEW ORLEANS – BP wants its money back – hundreds of millions of dollars of it – but a federal judge said Wednesday that the oil giant must stand by th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:21 pm
  • Bethany CNAs give back

    Bethany Rehabilitation annually celebrates the hard work of its CNAs during CNA Appreciation Week. This year, the facility provided staff members with ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Made Just for You celebrates 20th anniversary

    Made Just for You is celebrating its 20th anniversary with an open house from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the store in downtown Sycamore. Cake ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Sawyer joins RVG Milner/Carpenter

    DeKalb resident Mark Sawyer has joined the commercial real estate team at RVG Milner/Carpenter Commercial Realty in DeKalb.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Genoa Soaring Project taking off

    There is an excitement soaring in the air in Genoa and the chamber of commerce is excited to be a part of it!
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Walsh attends national conference

    Joe Walsh of Walsh & Associates Ltd. recently attended Focus 2014, a leading financial services industry conference hosted by LPL Financial, an indepe ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Car centers donate to YMCA

    Members of the NAPA AutoCare Centers of DeKalb County recently donated $1,000 to Kishwaukee Family YMCA. The donation was generated through a portion ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Northern Rehab in Genoa adds massage therapist

    GENOA – When dancer Fara Maniaci suffered a muscle sprain in her neck about four years ago, the treatment she received inspired her to become a massag ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • GM expert says 21 ignition switch deaths eligible for compensation from

    DETROIT – The death toll from crashes involving General Motors small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:50 pm
  • U.S. existing home sales fall in August

    WASHINGTON – Fewer Americans bought homes in August, as investors retreated from real estate and first-time buyers remained scarce.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:35 am

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