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  • Army: Fort Hood lacked system to ID threat of 2014 rampage

    FORT WORTH, Texas – Fort Hood officials say there were no clear warning signs before a solider went on a deadly rampage last April that left four dead ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 1:01 pm
  • $2 gasoline: Good times keep rolling at the pump

    NEW YORK – At some point this will end, perhaps even soon. The price of gasoline will not fall to zero.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • New generation enters line to Saudi throne as king mourned

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – As Saudi Arabia mourned its late ruler, King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud quickly set the course for the monarchy's future Fri ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:29 pm
  • Pleasant Street neighborhood in DeKalb must attract new manufacturers

    DeKALB – In 45 years on Pleasant Street in DeKalb, Richard Lynch has seen his share of change, including the loss of businesses that used to be his ne ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 8:37 pm
  • U.S. home sales rise in December

    WASHINGTON – More Americans purchased homes in December, yet total sales slipped in 2014 as first-time buyers struggled to find houses.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 9:56 am
  • Mardi Gras celebration planned in Somonauk

    St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 130 W. LaSalle St. in Somonauk, will host a Mardi Gras celebration from 6 to 10 p.m. Feb. 7.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • SUMC men to host 60th pancake supper

    The Men’s Group of Sycamore United Methodist Church is preparing for its 60th annual pancake supper. The men plan to serve more than 575 meals at this ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • Albert M. Zari Scholarship offered; apply by Feb. 2

    The Albert M. Zari Scholarship is available to students graduating or who have graduated from public high schools located within the following Illinoi ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • Kingston church schedules monthly supper

    The Kingston United Methodist Church monthly supper will be Saturday. Seating times are 5 p.m. and 6:15 p.m.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • McDonald's earnings fall; changes afoot to woo customers

    OAK BROOK – McDonald's isn't lovin' it, and it's going to do something about it.The world's largest ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 8:25 am
  • Businesses recognized at DeKalb Chamber of Commerce annual meeting

    DeKALB – It was awards night Thursday, and hundreds turned out in their evening best, eager to see who would walk away with the accolades.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Jan. 23 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 ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Cheaper gas, lower income tax leading to fatter wallets, more spending

    SYCAMORE – In the past few weeks, Gabriela Careajal has gone from barely being able to afford to drive to dishing out money at restaurants.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Artist turns church basement into fantasy world

    DeKALB – For five months, Randy Halverson created a fantasy world in the basement of Trinity Lutheran Church using paint brushes and imagination.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • National FBI training helps expand officer’s knowledge

    DeKALB – After serving in the DeKalb Police Department for 20 years, Lt. Bob Redel thought there wasn’t much he could learn about his field.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 11:53 pm
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