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  • Large measles outbreak traced to Disneyland is declared over

    LOS ANGELES – California health authorities on Friday declared an end to a large measles outbreak that started at Disneyland and triggered a national ...
    April 17, 2015 - 2:04 pm
  • Obama calls delay of attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch 'crazy'

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Friday said it was "crazy" and "embarrassing" the way the Republican-led Senate has held up confirmation of his ...
    April 17, 2015 - 1:20 pm
  • Carly Fiorina aims to keep Hillary Clinton from playing the 'gender card'

    NASHUA, N.H. – Carly Fiorina, the lone Republican woman eying the White House, wants to block Hillary Rodham Clinton from playing the "gender card" in ...
    April 17, 2015 - 1:05 pm
  • Video: Gov. Rauner meets with residents, volunteers in Fairdale

    Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner met with residents and volunteers on Friday in Fairdale. For more Fairdal ...
    April 17, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Iraqi officials say Saddam deputy believed killed

    BAGHDAD – Iraqi officials said Friday they believe that government forces killed Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri, the former deputy of Saddam Hussein who for o ...
    April 17, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Video: Redemption tree carved in Fairdale

    In this video captured by Daily Chronicle Photo Editor Danielle Guerra, a redemption tree is carved in Fairdale by a Samaritan's Purse volunteer for a ...
    April 17, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • SMS Students of the Month

    Sycamore Middle School has named its Students of the Month for March. The sixth-grade students are Jimmy Romero, Zoe Zemanek, Fisher Ratliff, Lily Bic ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:35 am
  • Superior entries named in Regional History Fair

    Northern Illinois University recently named the 53rd annual Northern Illinois Regional History Fair superior entries for 2015. 
    April 17, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Money Smart with Financial Peace University

    As part of Money Smart Week, DeKalb First United Methodist Church will offer a free preview night of Financial Peace University.
    April 17, 2015 - 10:35 am
  • DeKalb Montessori enrolling students

    DeKalb Montessori House of Learning is taking enrollment for summer and fall.Full-time preschool day ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Lions present scholarship

    The Sycamore Lions Club presented the $1,000 Jack Schrout Memorial scholarship to Jacqueline Crystal, a nursing student at Kishwaukee College, on Marc ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Space available for Malta garage sale

    The Malta Community Garage Sales will be the weekend of May 16.On May 16, there will be parking lot ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • St. Paul’s to offer Prayers2Pass

    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will offer #Prayers2Pass, an interactive prayer event for the students, faculty, and staff of Northern Illinois University ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • KC summer, fall registration now open

    Registration is open for the summer and fall 2015 semesters at Kishwaukee College. The summer semester begins May 26 and the fall semester begins Aug. ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • SUMC presents ‘Soul Songs’ this weekend

    Soul Songs: Music that Stirs the Soul” is the theme of this year’s Spring Choral Celebration at Sycamore United Methodist Church.
    April 17, 2015 - 10:34 am
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