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  • 5 women of World War II recount experiences

    DeKALB – Five women who served their country in various roles during Word War II met recently to share memories and talk about the great war that ende ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Election-year politics dim hopes of Illinois budget deal

    CHICAGO – The emails started arriving as heads were still spinning in the state Capitol over Democrats ramming through a state budget proposal. The mi ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Today's Talker: Boy rescued after gorilla is shot at Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

    CINCINNATI – Panicked zoo visitors watched helplessly and shouted, “Stay calm!” while one woman yelled, “Mommy loves you!” as a 400-pound-plus gorilla ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Honoring armed forces members who have lost their lives in war

    The Daily Chronicle is paying tribute to DeKalb County residents who were members of the U.S. armed forces and are listed as having lost their lives i ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Daily Planner: Memorial Day

    CRESTONMemorial Day ServiceTime: 10 a.m. todayPlace: Woodlawn CemeteryInformation: 815-384-3161The s ...
    May 30, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • DeKalb American Legion Post 66 honors veterans with memorial services

    DeKALB – Dan Gallagher and members of the DeKalb American Legion Post 66 spent Sunday morning praying over the graves of veterans and performing rifle ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • DeKalb Fire Department invites community to fire truck dedication

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Fire Department is inviting the community to a dedication ceremony for the city’s newest fire truck.
    May 29, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Graduates bid farewell to Sycamore High School

    SYCAMORE – Minutes before graduating Sunday, 17-year-old Joseph Lutz sat in a Sycamore High School classroom with a group of friends, knowing it was t ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Sycamore Rotary donates to Pay-It-Forward House

    As part of Give Local DeKalb County on May 3, the Sycamore Rotary Club donated $250 to the Pay-It-Forward House in Sycamore. The money was earmarked f ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Lions welcome new member

    Sycamore Lion Jerry Malmassari congratulates newest member Ryan Nolan after being inducted into the club on May 11. Club President and new member spon ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Agencies benefit from Rotarians at Work Day

    About two dozen members of the Sycamore Rotary Club and the Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary joined forces on May 7 to benefit local agencies through the ann ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois budget chief issues warning

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget chief warned Friday of “devastating” consequences if Illinois lawmakers don’t agree on a spending plan for an ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • Love on the liners: Sycamore's former baseball team brings couple together

    DeKALB – When Matthew Lamore played baseball with the DeKalb County Liners, he never expected to find his future wife.
    May 27, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • New Eagle flies to Paraguay: Travis Evans becomes family’s fifth son to reach Scouts’ top rank

    SYCAMORE – With their belongings packed for a planned move to Paraguay, parents Michael and Charlene Evans gathered with friends and family to watch t ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Hiawatha graduates 37 in Class of 2016

    Hiawatha High School graduated 37 Class of 2016 seniors Friday night in the Kirkland school gym. The senior class garnered more than 15 scholarships t ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Reader Poll

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