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  • Acquaviva to host benefit for infant recovering from brain surgeries

    SYCAMORE – Acquaviva Winery in Sycamore plans to host a benefit at 2:30 p.m. Sunday for an infant recovering from two brain surgeries after being inju ...
    NEW: Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:26 pm
  • DeKalb council to consider Shodeen development proposal

    DeKALB – City Council members on Monday will hear Shodeen’s development proposal for property along Lincoln Highway west of downtown DeKalb. 
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:49 pm
  • Sycamore School District 427 to consider teacher layoffs

    SYCAMORE – Teacher layoffs have been proposed in Sycamore-based School District 427 as the district heads into the second year of its three-year budge ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:47 pm
  • St. Paul’s hosts Ash Wednesday services

    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church invites the community to its traditional Ash Wednesday services with Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes at 8 a.m. (spo ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Rollover crash stops traffic on Plank Road

    BURLINGTON – A car veered off the road and rolled over several times before coming to a rest on its top in a ditch off Plank Road in Burlington around ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office: Door-to-door energy salespeople have permit

    DeKALB – The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday that representatives of an energy retailer doing door-to-door sales here have a permit to do ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Dekalb County leaders welcome neighboring counties' enterprise plan

    DeKALB – Two neighboring counties have applied to the state for enterprise zone designations, a move DeKalb County officials welcome as a complement t ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Therapeutic massages, facials available at Kishwaukee College

    MALTA – Kishwaukee College’s Complementary Health Programs department is now taking appointments from the general public for therapeutic massages and ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • DeKalb County students celebrate Catholic Schools Week

    The untamed energy of wired fourth-graders erupted throughout DeKalb’s St. Mary School gym Thursday, and at the center of it all was 9-year-old Levi T ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Kishwaukee College, union reps talk layoffs

    DeKALB – The Kishwaukee College Board has entered into talks with its unions to discuss layoffs due to lack of funding, officials said. 
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • In DeKalb County, early voting begins without ballots

    SYCAMORE – Early voting was to begin Thursday in Illinois, but at DeKalb County Clerk Doug Johnson’s office, there were no certified ballots.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Sycamore Jazz Band performs at The House

    The Sycamore High School Jazz Band Ensemble recently was invited to perform at The House Cafe in DeKalb.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa woman taken to hospital after wreck

    GENOA – A woman was transported to Kishwaukee Hospital with injuries that were not life threatening after an accident Wednesday.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:02 am
  • Maple Park Village Board approves new police chief

    DeKALB – The Maple Park Village Board has unanimously approved the hiring of a new police chief to replace the retiring chief in May.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:02 am
  • Provider plans to fill senior care void left by LSSI's closing

    DeKALB – A Chicago-based social service provider is set to open an office in DeKalb and hire workers who will be laid off when Lutheran Social Service ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:03 am
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