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  • Bread & Roses rehearsals begin Aug. 21

    Bread & Roses invites local area women who are interested in joining a women’s community chorus and have a desire to help others to come see if this c ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Donald Trump shakes up staff, intent on finishing race on own terms

    NEW YORK – Frustrated with his troubled candidacy, Donald Trump is hinging his presidential hopes on a risky bet: that the fiery populism and freewhee ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Illinois GOP ignores Trump, promises battle for Legislature

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois Republicans at the Illinois State Fair on Wednesday all but ignored the party’s bid to reclaim the White ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Search continues for missing car, suspect in DeKalb County slayings

    SYCAMORE – Two days after an elderly woman and her son were found beaten to death inside their home near Sycamore, investigators continued to search f ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Summer break ends for Sycamore students

    SYCAMORE – West Elementary School opened its doors Wednesday morning to welcome about 275 students – and many of their parents – back to school.
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • D-428 leader says schools will build on last year's successes

    DeKALB – Superintendent Doug Moeller said schools in DeKalb-based District 428 made academic strides ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Aug. 18 Blotter

    DeKalb city• Jalen D. Love, 22, of the 1400 block of West Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, was charged Frida ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Beginning, and ending, part of County Board return

    DeKALB – A ribbon-cutting for the first-ever county-run business incubator, and a farewell bid to the planning and zoning director, marked the return ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Maryland woman leads effort to donate 20,000 bras to homeless women

    SILVER SPRING, Md. – A Maryland woman has collected and delivered more than 20,000 new and gently used bras and 50,000 feminine hygiene products to sh ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 12:44 pm
  • How the Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton tax plans would affect Americans

    WASHINGTON – For America's wealthiest families, the presidential campaign presents a stark choice: A big tax increase if Hillary Clinton wins the elec ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 12:10 pm
  • Hillary Clinton camp pushes back as GOP challenges FBI, seeks probe on emails

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton's campaign is pushing back against congressional Republicans who have challenged the FBI's decision not to pursue crimina ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 8:38 am
  • Valley West Auxiliary awards $12,000 in scholarships

    The Valley West Hospital Auxiliary recently awarded $12,000 in health care career scholarships to deserving students in the area.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois Community Credit Union awards scholarships

    Illinois Community Credit Union recently named the four recipients of its 2016 College Scholarship.I ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU offers GRE and LSAT prep classes

    Recent graduates and prospective students interested in earning a postgraduate degree have an opportunity to improve scores on graduate school entranc ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • California wildfire victims vent anger at arson suspect

    LAKEPORT, Calif. – People forced to flee a massive wildfire in mountains north of San Francisco heaped anger Tuesday on a man who authorities believe ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 12:01 am
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