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  • DeKalb park board member to depart after election deadline

    DeKALB – DeKalb Park Board Commissioner Per Faivre plans to resign from the board, but not in time for his seat to be up for election in April.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • DeKalb aldermen to discuss tax increase to cover pensions

    DeKALB – The average DeKalb homeowner could see their property taxes rise by nearly $50 next year if the city of DeKalb moves toward fully funding its ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • A new Supreme Court challenge for ‘Obamacare’

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court agreed Friday to hear a new challenge to President Barack Obama’s health care law – a case that threatens subsidies tha ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Immigration dispute erupts during bipartisan lunch

    WASHINGTON – A White House lunch aiming for cooperation boiled into a fresh dispute with newly empowered Republicans over immigration reform Friday, w ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • Supreme Court to hear Obamacare challenge

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court agreed Friday to hear a new challenge to President Barack Obama's health care law.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 12:25 pm
  • Illinois lawmaker gets probation in tax case

    CHICAGO – A federal judge has sentenced Illinois state Rep. LaShawn Ford (D) to probation and a fine for shortchanging the Internal Revenue Service of ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • Johnson plans for first term as DeKalb County clerk

    SYCAMORE – With his first countywide campaign behind him, DeKalb County Clerk and Recorder Doug Johnson said it’s time to work on fulfilling the promi ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Park board to discuss Hopkins Pool renovation

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Park District Board will discuss options for renovating Hopkins Pool during a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at the Hopkins Pa ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • DeKalb County to classify proposed enterprise zone areas as eligible for incentives

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County officials decided Thursday to classify proposed enterprise zone areas as eligible for incentives to ease some of the confusio ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • GOP Rauner transition team includes Democrats

    CHICAGO – In one of his first official acts since being elected governor, Republican Bruce Rauner named dozens of advisers to a transition team Thursd ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • GOP in charge, eager to move on Keystone XL pipeline, taxes

    WASHINGTON – Republicans' resounding victory gives them an opportunity to push legislation that's been bottled up in the Democratic Senate, from targe ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 12:15 pm
  • Learn about possible DeKalb County enterprise zone at hearing tonight

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County officials are hosting a public hearing tonight to educate residents on the proposed enterprise zone economic development ince ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Sycamore residents ready for park projects to start

    SYCAMORE – Pam and Bob Edwards have lived in Sycamore for 30 years, and they both hope the park district will bring all the changes promised in its si ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • New DeKalb inspection proposal relies on firefighters

    DeKALB – The newest iteration of the city of DeKalb’s commercial and industrial building inspection overhaul proposes having on-duty firefighters cond ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • GOP Congress to weigh marijuana legalization in D.C.

    WASHINGTON – The national marijuana legalization debate is moving into the backyard of a Republican-controlled Congress, now that the District of Colu ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 4:57 pm
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