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  • Sex offender charged after Sandwich High School visit

    SYCAMORE – A 55-year-old convicted sex offender from Melvin who faces felony charges for attempting to talk to a student at Sandwich High School broug ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • DeKalb County Board members differ on duty to cover state shortfall

    DeKALB – Local agencies are struggling as the state budget impasse continues and some are seeking county assistance in efforts to keep their doors ope ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • NIU organization sets up student housing for veterans

    DeKALB – Former military policeman and Northern Illinois University sophomore Matthew Galloway said he and his comrades needed to have a living space ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Crash expert testifies during DeKalb County Sheriff's Office's Merit Commission disciplinary hearing

    DeKALB – The disciplinary hearing for two Sheriff's deputies accused of violating departmental policies during a fatal police pursuit in March continu ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Barry Schrader's "DeKalb County Life" column on page A2 of Tuesday's Daily Chronicle, misidentified one of Richard Jenkins' classmates from his days g ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 4:01 pm
  • Chicago Police superintendent to face alderman demanding his firing

    CHICAGO – One day after a group of Chicago alderman demanded his firing, Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy is expected to appear before some of the ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • Workers removing Ten Commandments from Oklahoma Capitol

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A granite monument of the Ten Commandments that has sparked controversy since its installation on the Oklahoma Capitol grounds was bei ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:37 am
  • U.S. government deports fewest immigrants in nearly a decade

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration deported fewer immigrants over the past 12 months than at any time since 2006, according to government figures o ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • U.S. trade deficit widens to $48.3 billion in August

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. trade deficit jumped sharply in August as exports fell to the lowest level in nearly three years while imports increased, led by ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 8:27 am
  • KishHealth physical therapist incorporates new techniques

    Physical therapist Cindy Brandt, from KishHealth System Physical Therapy Center in Sandwich, completed an eight-hour, hands-on training course in Augu ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Whiskey Acres celebrates grand opening

    Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate Whiskey Acres on its grand opening and ribbon-cutting. Owners Nick Nagele, Jamie ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Paulsen Appliance named ‘Store of the Year’

    Paulsen Appliance in Sycamore was presented with the “Brand Source Greater Midwest Store of the Year” Award at the Brand Source National Convention in ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Pop-up’ shops bring out Halloween spirit

    DeKALB – Pamela Macneille sells what nightmares are made of.Macneille, who manages the Spirit Hallow ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DCCVB View: Volunteers needed for IHSA football championship games

    It’s getting close. The countdown stands at 51 days until DeKalb County hosts its second IHSA state ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Agencies request financial aid from DeKalb County

    SYCAMORE – The Regional Office of Education will be getting financial assistance from DeKalb County to keep employees on the payroll and leave service ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:08 pm
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