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  • DeKalb City Council to rule on downtown development project

    DeKALB – The City Council will rule during its Monday meeting on a rezoning request that would allow for the construction of an upscale apartment buil ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 12:40 am
  • DeKalb Park District hires contractor for new maintenance building

    DeKALB – Park officials are eager to get started on a project to build a new maintenance facility now that a deal has been approved within the distric ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • DeKalb County activists seek parley with Congressmen Kinzinger, Hultgren

    DeKALB – With Congress in recess this week, local activists have joined those around the country in pressing Republican congressmen to hold town hall ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:13 am
  • Video: League of Women Voters DeKalb Mayoral Candidates Forum

    Watch the replay of our Facebook Live video of the League of Women Voters DeKalb Mayoral Candidates Forum here.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:18 am
  • DeKalb city staff seeking NIU student input to draw downtown business

    DeKALB – Caleb Tomaszewski, a Northern Illinois University senior and director of government affairs for the Student Association, said many of his fel ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:24 pm
  • Republican Caucus to select new DeKalb County Board member

    The DeKalb County Republican Central Committee will host a caucus in March to find a replacement for a DeKalb County Board District 2 member who has r ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:46 pm
  • Sycamore police, school officials begin defense training

    SYCAMORE – School District 427 officials are working with Sycamore police to train staff and students on the emergency procedures in the event of a sc ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:35 am
  • Sycamore to use collection service to bring in parking meter fines

    SYCAMORE – Those who neglect to pay parking meter fines in Sycamore now will be hearing from a debt collector after ignoring the city’s notices longer ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:31 pm
  • DeKalb mayoral candidates discuss economic development at public forum

    DeKALB – Economic development was a primary topic of discussion as all four mayoral candidates outlined their plans for the city during an open forum ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 11:31 am
  • Sandwich to take another shot at sales tax increase

    SANDWICH – City leaders are hoping to educate voters about what they say is a needed sales tax increase before the April election after a nearly ident ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 4:37 pm
  • DeKalb District 428, Superintendent Moeller reach tenative separation deal

    DeKALB – On Tuesday, DeKalb School District 428 board members will consider a separation agreement with Superintendent Doug Moeller that would continu ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 11:19 pm
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