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  • IVVC names Outstanding Fall Students

    Indian Valley Vocational Center in Sandwich proudly named its Outstanding Fall Students.This recogni ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC Hort students help beautify Shabbona village signs

    During the week of Oct. 17-20, Kishwaukee College horticulture students could be spotted across campus working on a variety of projects as part of the ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore High School parent conferences being scheduled for next month

    SYCAMORE – Parents can begin Nov. 7 to schedule conferences with their children’s teachers at Sycamore High School.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • 2nd hearing brings more debate about proposed propane storage facility

    DeKALB – A second public hearing regarding a Morris-based company’s plan to build a propane distribution facility in DeKalb County brought more debate ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • DeKalb City Council considers 10.8 percent tax levy increase

    DeKALB – The city’s finances are so dire that it might not be able to afford ammunition for the police department, but every employee is expected to g ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Local business owner Susan Johnson receives Athena Award

    DeKALB – Susan Johnson said she looks for women with potential when she is hiring for her company.“T ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Photos: 27th annual DeKalb Athena Award and Women of Accomplishment

    The 27th annual DeKalb Athena Award and Women of Accomplishment reception was held at the Red Roof Inn & Suites on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 in DeKalb ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:54 pm
  • Sandwich Chamber Halloween Walk is Saturday

    The Sandwich Area Chamber of Commerce will host its seventh annual Halloween Walk from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday in downtown Sandwich. Children and adul ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 6:19 pm
  • DeKalb to host parking restrictions open house

    The city of DeKalb will hold a parking restrictions open house for residents from the 5th and 7th wards from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the City Council ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • Raises, increased starting salary part of new Genoa police contract

    GENOA – A three-year labor contract between the city of Genoa and its police union will give officers a 9 percent raise over a three-year period, usin ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Changes suggested to make DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport more self-sufficient

    DeKALB – City leaders will be looking at some structural changes to lower costs at the DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport, as well as ways to bring in ne ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Firefighters investigate Waterman fire

    WATERMAN – Firefighters from several area departments were called to a garage fire Sunday on Crego Road.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Photos: Pictures of the Week Oct. 16 - Oct. 22

    The week in photographs from the Daily Chronicle, as seen by our photographers. ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:07 pm
  • Low-cost pet vaccine clinic scheduled in Somonauk

    Spay Illinois will host a low-cost pet vaccine clinic from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, at Lake Holiday Lodge, 283 Easy St. in Somonauk,.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • McCaleb: to stream Madigan documentary

    Michael Madigan is the most powerful state politician in Illinois. He arguably holds more power than any state lawmaker in the country.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:22 am
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