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  • DeKalb Chamber plans Easter events

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Breakfast with the Bunny event from 9 to 10:30 a.m. March 28 at the The Lincoln Inn, 240 E.Lincol ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • A cappella group starts fundraising campaign

    DeKALB – DeKalb High School’s Enharmonic Fusion has launched a fundraising campaign to pay for the a cappella group’s trip to New York for a competiti ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Bombings in Yemeni mosques kill more than 130

    ADEN, Yemen – Suicide bombers attacked a pair of mosques Friday in the Yemeni capital, unleashing monstrous blasts that ripped through worshippers and ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • FBI asks for patience in black man's hanging in Mississippi

    PORT GIBSON, Miss. – An FBI agent appealed for patience Friday after a black man was found hanging from a tree in Mississippi, saying 30 federal, stat ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • March 21 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 ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • DeKalb County experts offer advice to parents about discussing traumatic events with their children

    DeKALB – Caring for a child in the face of trauma is about support, not trying to solve the crime. T ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • The story “‘Every Dollar Matters’” that appeared on the front page of Friday’s Daily Chronicle requires clarification. The story stated no one verifie ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • ‘Lincoln Speaks’ exhibit shows power of words

    NEW YORK – Pages of handwritten speeches, terse military communiques jotted by the Civil War commander in chief, many documents signed with the famili ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • U.S. opens criminal inquiry of resigning Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock

    WASHINGTON – The Justice Department is investigating the congressional expenses and business deals of Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock, and FBI agents have ...
    March 20, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Hiawatha School District 426 searches for superintendent

    KIRKLAND – The Hiawatha School District 426 board is looking for a superintendent to replace Sarah Willey, who will retire June 30.
    March 20, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • DeKalb boy rebounds after 8-hour heart surgery

    DeKALB – Jordan Ervin rode his bike on a sunlit street in early March in DeKalb, then hopped off and started pounding on the drums in his parents’ gar ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., asks Hillary Clinton to turn over email server for review

    WASHINGTON – The chairman of a House committee investigating the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi formally requested Friday that Hillary Rodham Clinton ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Genoa church hosts roast pork dinner

    Faith United Methodist Church in Genoa will hold a roast pork dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. March 21.Th ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • DeKalb County students get a lesson from Tooth Wizard

    In an effort to teach young DeKalb County children cavity-fighting oral health habits, the Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation’s “Land of Smiles” prog ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • Trinity Lutheran offers breakfast

    Trinity Lutheran Church, 303 S. Seventh St. in DeKalb, will hold its monthly All-you-can-eat Country Style Breakfast on Saturday, March 21.
    March 20, 2015 - 1:46 pm
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