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  • DeKalb School District 428 board candidates field questions at forum

    DeKALB – Nine out of the 10 candidates for the DeKalb School District 428 board made their cases to win one of three open seats during a forum hosted ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 10:17 pm
  • Sycamore School District 427 board approves staff cuts

    SYCAMORE – After parents and teachers raised concerns at a public hearing Tuesday, the Sycamore School District 427 board voted unanimously in favor o ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 10:56 pm
  • Meijer proposes store in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Big-box retailer Meijer wants to a build a store in Sycamore.The Grand Rapids, Michigan-b ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 10:10 pm
  • Sycamore Park District breaks ground on recreation campus

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore Park District leaders moved the first piles of dirt Tuesday on their $13 million series of projects to expand and improve the dist ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 10:09 pm
  • DeKalb County under tornado watch until 10 p.m.

    DeKALB – The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for DeKalb County and much of northern Illinois.
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 4:52 pm
  • Conservatives rebel on health care, and GOP looks to Trump

    WASHINGTON – Republicans confronted a conservative rebellion in their own party Tuesday over their long-promised plans to repeal and replace the healt ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 12:42 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Curt Lang, candidate for Sycamore Mayor

    Sycamore Mayoral candidate Curt Lang submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Sycamore Mayoral race.
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 10:01 am
  • U.S. economy grew at weak 1.9 percent rate in 4th quarter

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy grew at an anemic 1.9 percent rate in the fourth quarter, unchanged from an initial estimate, although consumers perform ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 8:25 am
  • Trump takes on entrenched practice of Washington leaks

    NEW YORK – When White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer wanted to crack down on leaks last week, he collected his aides' cell phones to check for comm ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 8:23 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Ronald E. Hansen, 21, of the 36W600 block of Oak Ridge Lane, St. Charles Township, was charged Feb. 15 with reckless driving and leaving the scene o ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 6:30 am
  • Chamber welcomes Huge Hearts HomeCare

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff recently held a ribbon-cutting to welcome Huge Hearts HomeCare to the chamber. As ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Christian receives ImPACT concussion certification

    Kristin Christian, of Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists, completed a series of continuing education courses to become a Certified ImPACT (Im ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Borek: Chicago Fed economist to present 2017 economic outlook

    How is the U.S. economy expected to perform during 2017? What rate of growth is projected? What domestic and international factors will influence grow ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb man dies in single-vehicle crash

    CORTLAND – A DeKalb man was killed Sunday in a single-vehicle crash on Somonauk Road south of Barber Greene Road near Cortland.
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • Police reports Feb. 28

    DeKalb cityKelly S. Weese, 22, of the 1000 block of Ridge Drive, DeKalb, was charged Sunday, Feb. 12 ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:56 pm
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