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  • Sobriety test given when bicyclist is struck by vehicle in Sycamore

    May 26, 2015 - 10:43 pm
  • KishHealth System to open new teaching kitchen

    DeKALB – Rachel Koroscik is on a mission to change lives. Koroscik, an NIU graduate who is now healt ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Community center activities to continue despite closing

    SYCAMORE – Park board members on Tuesday made plans for the park district to continue offering programs from the time its community center closes next ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • DeKalb city manager gets raise

    DeKALB – City Council members voted to approve a 3 percent raise for City Manager Anne Marie Gaura – as well as retroactive pay back to January – with ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • New zoning could ease restrictions to help Fairdale rebuild

    FAIRDALE – Clarence “Clem” Schulz lost everything in the April 9 tornado, including his home and his wife, Geraldine.
    May 26, 2015 - 10:03 pm
  • DeKalb High School singing group visits New York City

    DeKALB – Thanks to community outreach, the DeKalb High School music department’s a cappella group Enharmonic Fusion enjoyed a pitch-perfect trip to Ne ...
    May 25, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • DeKalb police to host child safety seat checkup

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department will team up with Schnucks to offer a child safety seat checkup event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 11.
    May 25, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Volunteers sought for Day of Caring event

    DeKALB – Colleen Bredeson is looking forward to having some help delivering meals and gardening next month.
    May 25, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • DeKalb County residents remember fallen veterans during Memorial Day events

    DeKALB – Carolyn Smrz, her husband and sons, Ethan and William, ages 3 and 5, stood by the corner of Lincoln Highway and North Second Street on Monday ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • Somonauk graduates set ‘new benchmark’

    SOMONAUK – This Memorial Day weekend, Ricky Benitez is looking forward to more than a holiday barbecue.
    May 24, 2015 - 8:52 pm
  • Area middle school spelling champ prepares for national bee

    DeKALB – As DeKalb County Spelling Bee winner Nolan Bunger prepares to compete in the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee this week, his friends, famil ...
    May 24, 2015 - 8:50 pm
  • Fairview Cemetery rededicates historic mausoleum

    FAIRVIEW – It was 100 years to the date on Saturday of the original dedication of Fairview Cemetery’s mausoleum, and the cemetery held a rededication ...
    May 24, 2015 - 8:51 pm
  • Feed’em Soup to run DeKalb Park District concessions

    DeKALB – Last season, the DeKalb Park District lost money on concessions.This year, the district pla ...
    May 24, 2015 - 8:49 pm
  • H-BR grads reflect on last four years

    Hinckley-Big Rock High School student council president Taylor Prellberg welcomed the Class of 2015 during her speech by bringing out a selfie stick a ...
    May 24, 2015 - 8:49 pm
  • Tight-knit Sycamore graduates look to future

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore High School graduate Stephannie Baccay still remembers going to sixth grade for the first time and feeling nervous before meeting ...
    May 24, 2015 - 8:48 pm
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