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  • Medical marijuana grower gives up 1 of 3 Illinois licenses

    CHICAGO – A medical marijuana grower is giving up at least one of its three Illinois permits after missing a deadline to pay state fees and submit pro ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • GOP contenders push for military action against ISIS

    OXON HILL, Md. – The Republican Party’s leading presidential contenders Friday promised conservative activists they would pursue aggressive military a ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • Democrats caught between Obama, Netanyahu on speech

    WASHINGTON – Jewish House Democrats personally offered Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a chance to lower the political temperature after he ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Lawmaker pays back cost of office decor

    WASHINGTON – Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock repaid $40,000 from his personal checking account for redecorations to his congressional office in the style o ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Littlejohn students explore Africa’s culture

    DeKALB – Littlejohn Elementary fifth-graders Connor Lowe and Kayle Axelsen clapped their hands and chanted to the rhythm of African music along with d ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • A front-page story in the Feb. 21 edition of the Daily Chronicle about college students who are parents incorrectly stated Tasha Smith’s age. She is 2 ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Sycamore teen advocating against abusive relationships

    SYCAMORE – Katie Rajterowski looked out her window shortly after midnight one night last summer and her heart sank.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • DeKalb teen in intensive care awaits date for open-heart surgery

    DeKALB – Christopher Canaday has spent the past three weeks at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, but he’s making the best of it, havin ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Sycamore sports clubs can solicit ball-field ads

    SYCAMORE – Advertisements will begin popping up in the outfields this summer that officials hope will raise awareness of local businesses and money fo ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Feb. 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 ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • ‘Jihadi John’ revealed

    LONDON – The unmasking of Islamic State militant “Jihadi John” as a Londoner who had repeatedly been questioned by security services sent shock waves ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Ex-Gov. Pat Quinn pushes consumer rights, blasts Bruce Rauner's budget

    CHICAGO – Former Gov. Pat Quinn says pushing consumer rights and organizing are in his immediate future during his first public appearance since leavi ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • DeKalb man gets prison for sexual abuse

    DeKALB – A DeKalb man who admitted to sexually assaulting a young family member in July 2014 is serving six years in prison.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Dr. Seuss characters come to life at North Elementary in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Jaden Brower approached the Cat in the Hat on Friday and introduced herself as his biggest fan.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Rep. Aaron Schock reimbursed costs for lavish office decor

    WASHINGTON – Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock repaid $40,000 from his personal checking account for redecorations to his congressional office in the style o ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:14 pm
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