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  • Burger King coming to Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Construction of a new Burger King restaurant near the intersection of Coltonville Road and DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore is expected to begin w ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:16 am
  • Property owners have 30 days to challenge assessments

    DeKALB – Local property owners have 30 days to challenge their residential property tax assessments after today’s publication in the Daily Chronicle.
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Dairy Queen receives DeKalb building grant

    DeKALB – DeKalb taxpayers will help Dairy Queen spruce up the restaurant’s exteriors – as part of a full corporate-mandated renovation – after its own ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • State legislators Syverson, Pritchard address Genoa Chamber

    GENOA – Attendance wasn’t as big as organizers hoped, but the up-close, ask-any-question forum with a pair of state legislators Thursday with Genoa Ch ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Donald Trump's job forecast is not so bold

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's prediction that 25 million jobs would be created by his economic plan in a decade isn't nearly as bold as it might sound. ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 3:35 pm
  • Wife of ex-U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. leaves prison camp

    CHICAGO – The wife of former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has been transferred from a federal prison camp to a halfway house where she will complete th ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Trump tries to repurpose Clinton's attacks against her

    WASHINGTON – Racist. Divisive. Lacks policy details.Those are the jibes Donald Trump has recently un ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Biggest street gang trial in recent Chicago history begins

    CHICAGO – Six purported leaders of Chicago’s powerful Hobos street gang went on trial Wednesday in a case that could provide a rare look inside the ki ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • In leaked emails, Powell calls Trump a 'national disgrace'

    WASHINGTON – In a trove of newly leaked emails, former Secretary of State Colin Powell calls Donald Trump “a national disgrace” and suggests his own R ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Voice of Elvis to kick off new season at Sandwich Opera House

    The Sandwich Opera House kicks off its 2015-16 season at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24 with Doug Church – The Voice of Elvis. Church performs each and ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Taking the time to observe and reflect

    Jerry Gabris of DeKalb pauses to take in the scenery while on a walk for exercise Wednesday at Hopkins Park in DeKalb.
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • DeKalb power refunds to come in October

    DeKALB – Officials from Homefield Energy have issued a mea culpa to the City Council, expressing regrets for a billing error that ended up overchargin ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Fight at Sandwich Fair leads to felony charges

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb County judge has approved an arrest warrant for a woman in connection with a fight that occurred Sunday afternoon at the Sandwich ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Investigators don't think Kingston house fire related to two other fires

    KINGSTON – A house fire that destroyed the home and possessions of a family on Thurlby Road does not appear to be related to a suspicious fire that wa ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Melania Trump releases more immigration details, no records

    WASHINGTON – Melania Trump released a letter Wednesday from an immigration attorney that provided more detail on what she said was her legal pathway t ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 2:27 pm
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