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  • DeKalb swears in new fire, police employees; 4 promoted

    DeKALB – This week DeKalb City Council members watched as six police officers and firefighters were sworn in.
    April 29, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • DeKalb City Council: Liquor ordinance review on tap

    DeKALB – At Monday’s DeKalb City Council meeting, aldermen are expected to consider updating the city’s liquor license ordinances to coincide with cha ...
    April 25, 2016 - 10:26 am
  • State school board forecasts full funding for 2016-17

    School districts throughout DeKalb County stand to collectively receive about $3.6 million more in general state aid starting next school year, if pro ...
    April 14, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • DeKalb County, unions stuck on raises, bonuses, insurance costs

    DeKALB – The collective bargaining battle rages on, with DeKalb County and the union representing some of its workers haggling over raises, bonuses an ...
    April 7, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Sycamore flushing fire hydrants

    The city of Sycamore Water Department will flush fire hydrants through April 21.All flushing will be ...
    April 5, 2016 - 8:03 pm
  • Taxco Restaurant to add sidewalk café in pilot program

    SYCAMORE – Businesses along State Street in downtown Sycamore could begin sprouting outdoor cafés starting May 1.
    April 5, 2016 - 8:01 pm
  • City officials to consider long-term street, fleet and finance plans

    DeKALB – Street maintenance and vehicle replacement plans need to be a priority in the upcoming budget process, and city officials will meet Tuesday t ...
    April 4, 2016 - 8:46 pm
  • DeKalb County to hold another TV recycling event after overwhelming demand

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Health Department officials had to pull the plug on a TV recycling event Saturday because of residents’ overwhelming participat ...
    April 4, 2016 - 8:41 pm
  • DeKalb Human Relations Commission to continue free assembly talks

    DeKALB – The city’s Human Relations Commission will meet Tuesday to continue a discussion about the First Amendment right of freedom of assembly.
    April 1, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Commission to hear update on county jail expansion project

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Public Building Commission will meet next week to discuss the county’s $35 million jail expansion project, including pote ...
    April 1, 2016 - 11:37 pm
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