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  • Relay For Life of DeKalb County hits the track Saturday in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Nearly 300 people are expected to take part in Relay For Life of DeKalb County this weekend at Sycamore High School.
    June 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • St. George Greek Orthodox Church hosts Greek Fest in DeKalb

    DeKALB – St. George Greek Orthodox Church will host its annual Greek Fest fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. today and Sunday at Hopkins Park Shelter i ...
    June 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Olson: Symbolic contradictions a part of modern life

    Life is full of contradictions. I’ve been hit by a few of them lately, and maybe you have, too.I opp ...
    June 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Correction

    A story about the Sunday Dinner Pledge that appeared on the front page of Tuesday’s Daily Chronicle misstated the number of children that Katherine “K ...
    June 26, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Former DeKalb-Sycamore swim coach gets probation in sex abuse case

    SYCAMORE – A former DeKalb-Sycamore co-op swim coach will spend the next 30 months on probation and be required to register as a sex offender for havi ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooter's wife says McHenry County jail violated contact order

    WOODSTOCK – A day after sentencing Scott B. Peters to what amounts to life in prison, a McHenry County judge apologized to his wife because the jail s ...
    June 26, 2015 - 2:03 pm
  • Supreme Court extends same-sex marriage nationwide

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.
    June 26, 2015 - 9:13 am
  • Education foundation scholarships awarded

    The Somonauk Education Foundation recently awarded scholarships to Somonauk High School seniors. The foundation was able to award five $1,000 scholars ...
    June 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Local FFA honored at convention

    The traditions of Illinois FFA sparked the ambitions of the Somonauk-Leland-Sandwich FFA Chapter during the 87th annual Illinois State FFA Convention. ...
    June 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Salem Lutheran welcomes ‘Pastor Bob’

    Salem members and local and synod clergy welcomed the Rev. Robert L. Hansen to ministry as Salem Lutheran’s senior pastor on June 14 at a Service of I ...
    June 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Cortland library gets grant to support reading, literacy

    The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Cortland Community Library a $1,500 grant to support Summer Reading and family literacy.
    June 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • NSLS chapter induction ceremony at KC

    The Kishwaukee College chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success held an induction ceremony on campus April 30. The NSLS chapter at Ki ...
    June 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Immanuel Lutheran confirmands

    On May 17, after two years of instruction in the Christian faith at Immanuel Lutheran Church in DeKalb, the 2015 class confirmed its faith and are now ...
    June 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Troop 2 cooks for Hope Haven

    Boy Scout Troop 2, chartered by Sycamore United Methodist Church, recently provided a meal for Hope Haven. In addition to fundraising for the project, ...
    June 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Judge blocks Kansas’ ban on abortion procedure

    TOPEKA, Kan. – A Kansas judge on Thursday blocked the state’s first-in-the-nation ban on an abortion procedure that opponents describe as dismembering ...
    June 25, 2015 - 10:22 pm
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