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  • Sycamore School District 427 approves $26.8M tax levy resolution

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore School District 427 unanimously approved a $26.8 million tax-levy resolution at its meeting Tuesday.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Police say Chicago man stabbed woman in leg during fight

    SYCAMORE – A Chicago man remained at the DeKalb County Jail on Tuesday after police said he pulled a woman’s hair out and stabbed another in the leg.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • DeKalb seeks community input for strategic plan

    DeKALB – The city is seeking residents’ opinions on its drafted 10-year strategic plan, which officials said will guide the budget process in the futu ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Photos: Huskies Fall Short to Ohio

    After a slew of injuries, NIU drops off the end of the season with a loss to Ohio, 21-26. ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • Health co-op failure in New York leaves doctors owed millions

    NEW YORK – The sudden collapse of the largest nonprofit insurance cooperative created by President Barack Obama's health care law is causing headaches ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • Since '01, Clintons collected $35M from financial businesses

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Rodham Clinton wants voters to know she is no friend of Wall Street. But Wall Street has frequently been a friend to her.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 11:34 am
  • Chicago cop charged with murder in killing of black teen

    CHICAGO – A white Chicago police officer accused of fatally shooting a black teenager was charged with murder Tuesday, just a day ahead of a deadline ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • U.S. consumer confidence falls hard in November

    WASHINGTON – Confidence in the economy eroded this month as Americans became more worried about the job market.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Minneapolis police say 5 shot near protest scene

    MINNEAPOLIS – Minneapolis police were searching Tuesday for three white male suspects suspected of shooting at five Black Lives Matter demonstrators, ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:54 am
  • Donald Trump says he'd bring back waterboarding

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says the U.S. should engage in much more aggressive interrogation techniques on terror ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:54 am
  • When are stores open on Thanksgiving or Black Friday?

    NEW YORK – After the turkey and stuffing comes the kickoff of the holiday shopping season. And even though most retailers are offering the same deals ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:10 am
  • Local attorney earns recertification

    Richard Lee Turner Jr. of Turner Law Offices has successfully achieved recertification as a civil trial advocate from the National Board of Trial Advo ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Winter clothing drive benefits local children

    Donations of new and like-new winter outerwear are needed to help local children stay warm this winter. The 25th annual Snug Hugs for Kids clothing dr ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore dentist participates in candy buy-back program

    Grand Dental – Sycamore (formerly Courtview Family Dentistry), along with three other Grand Dental office locations: Aurora, Franklin Park and Channah ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • MOI schedules blood drive, toy drop-off

    Midwest Orthopaedic Institute, will host a blood drive open to the public on Dec. 10.Registration wi ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
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