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  • Culver’s fundraiser to benefit scout troop

    SYCAMORE – Boy Scout Troop 2810 is holding a fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Culver’s, 1200 DeKalb Ave. in Sycamore.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • DeKalb man accused of sexual assault

    SYCAMORE – A 35-year-old DeKalb man could face decades in prison if convicted of allegations that he sexually assaulted a young family member.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Skate Street DeKalb draws crowd at Kishwaukee Fest

    DeKALB – Local skaters jumped at the chance to skate in the street Wednesday.Skate Street DeKalb was ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Genoa library to break ground on expansion Friday

    GENOA – After a decade of planning, the Genoa Public Library will break ground on its $2.3 million expansion Friday.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Nunn and Perdue shift to fall battle of outsiders

    ATHENS, Ga. – New Republican nominee David Perdue and Democratic opponent Michelle Nunn used the first day of the general election campaign to retool ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • U.S. economy, though sluggish, may now be sturdier

    WASHINGTON – Out of a seemingly hollow recovery from the Great Recession, a more durable if still slow-growing U.S. economy has emerged.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Casualty numbers raise questions about Gaza war

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Shopkeepers say they were sitting outside their shuttered businesses Wednesday, catching a break from being cooped up during w ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • 40 bodies from jet solemnly returned to Dutch soil

    EINDHOVEN, Netherlands – Victims of the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine returned at last Wednesday to Dutch soil in 40 wooden coffins, solem ...
    July 23, 2014 - 9:42 pm
  • Loves Park veteran raising funds for flag legacy

    LOVES PARK – A northern Illinois World War II veteran who gives away free American flags every Memorial Day has raised $4,000 for a fund to keep the t ...
    July 23, 2014 - 8:31 pm
  • Sex offender accused of not updating address: 'I'm homeless'

    SYCAMORE – Robert D. Gahlbeck, the sex offender accused of failing to notify police of an address change, limped to his seat when he appeared in court ...
    July 23, 2014 - 8:18 pm
  • Photos: Camp Power

    Images from Camp Power playing basketball with Northern Illinois University's Men's and Women's Basketball teams.
    July 23, 2014 - 7:27 pm
  • State lawmaker: Concealed carry law 'complicated'

    SPRINGFIELD — A state senator said the law he helped push through that allows Illinois residents to carry concealed weapons is too tough on gun owners ...
    July 23, 2014 - 3:19 pm
  • Stopping deadly oil train fires: New rules planned

    WASHINGTON — Responding to a series of fiery train crashes, the government proposed rules Wednesday that would phase out tens of thousands of older ta ...
    July 23, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • Meat supplier in China scandal has global reach

    NEW YORK — It isn't a household name, but the company at the center of a food scandal in China helps make some of the world's most popular foods, incl ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • Quinn signs legislation to combat flooding

    OAK LAWN — Gov. Pat Quinn has approved legislation aimed at tackling flooding around Illinois and protecting drinking water.
    July 23, 2014 - 2:49 pm
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