• Critters crawl on Cornerstone Christian Academy administrator after students raise funds

    Cornerstone Christian Academy Administrator Tom Olmstead promised kindergarten through fifth-grade students that if they raised enough funds for a wor ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:23 pm
  • Educators recognized for excellent work in DeKalb County

    The DeKalb County Community Foundation and DeKalb County Regional Office of Education recognized five educators from Hiawatha and Somonauk school dist ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:23 pm
  • Club operator denies security bypass allowed before shooting

    CINCINNATI – A Cincinnati nightclub operator denies that some patrons were allowed to bypass security checks that included metal-detection wands befor ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:16 pm
  • Old Second Bank branch in Maple Park closes

    MAPLE PARK – The Maple Park branch of Old Second Bank, located at 1100 S. County Line Road, has closed, and its building is for sale. The nearly 16,00 ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:17 pm
  • Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

    WASHINGTON – Potential White House entanglement in Congress’ investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election brought new cries of protest from ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:14 pm
  • Trump welcomes police union leaders to White House

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump expressed concern about violent crime as he welcomed leaders of a national police union to the White House.
    March 28, 2017 - 10:12 pm
  • Letter: Hepker will be dedicated clerk for Sycamore

    To the Editor:We have known the Hepker family of Sycamore for more than 45 years.Since the 1960s, th ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:11 pm
  • Letter: Jerry Smith – the leader DeKalb needs

    To the Editor:Being born and raised in DeKalb my whole life, a familiar figure and role model for me ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:11 pm
  • Letter: Vote to keep DeKalb mayor's momentum going

    To the Editor:I am mayor of DeKalb and a candidate for re-election. I chose to run in 2013. By stepp ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:11 pm
  • Letter: Misty Haji-Sheikh has ideas, innovation DeKalb needs

    To the Editor:I am writing in support of Misty Haji-Sheikh for mayor of the city of DeKalb. I have k ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:11 pm
  • Illinois Lottery manager still on job after firing

    CHICAGO – When Illinois lawmakers voted in 2009 to hire a private company to run the state’s $2 billion-a-year lottery, they had high hopes of making ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:08 pm
  • DeKalb, Sycamore chambers hosting community expo Thursday

    SYCAMORE – About 130 local businesses and organizations are expected to participate in the 2017 Community Expo hosted by the DeKalb and Sycamore chamb ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:05 pm
  • University Village to host final DeKalb candidates forum

    DeKALB – Voters’ final opportunity to engage DeKalb’s four mayoral candidates, two Ward 2 alderman candidates and nine DeKalb School District 428 Boar ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:09 pm
  • DeKalb woman accused of slaying boyfriend hires new attorneys

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb woman accused of murder in connection with the death of her boyfriend was represented by new attorneys Tuesday at the DeKalb Count ...
    March 28, 2017 - 10:07 pm
  • DeKalb Police Chief Gene Lowery: Community concerns regarding immigration

    In response to a series of public inquiries and concerns related to the DeKalb Police Department regarding our approach to immigration and customs enf ...
    UPDATED: March 29, 2017 - 7:58 am
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