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  • Troop 16 experiences Rocky Mountain High Adventure

    Boy Scout Troop 16, chartered at Federated Church in Sycamore, sent a seven-person crew to Rocky Mountain High Adventure Base Camp near Salida, Colora ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Quilts add special touch to Altrusa Spelling Bee

    A special tribute has been added to the 17th annual Altrusa/Daily Chronicle Spelling Bee.In addition ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Principal works to counteract hazing at DeKalb High School

    DeKALB – New DeKalb High School Principal Michele Albano said she was shocked by a traditional hazing of freshmen this week. So she decided to counter ...
    Oct. 3, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Regional school board will vote on annexing properties to D-427

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Regional Board of School Trustees on Monday will consider a request from several property owners who want to deannex their propert ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Clerk plans forum to explain job Saturday

    DeKALB -- The city clerk is hosting a public forum Saturday to let residents know about what her job entails.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • Early morning fire in Malta

    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Safety awareness day set for Monday on NIU campus

    DeKALB – Law enforcement agencies from around the region will answer safety-related questions from residents at a special forum Monday on the Northern ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Early voting underway in DeKalb County

    Note to readers: This story has been changed to correct the party affiliations of Richard Schmack and Richard Amato, the number of contested county bo ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • Barbs spirit marches on

    DeKALB – Mother Nature tried to rain on the DeKalb High School homecoming parade Thursday, but the Barbs would not be denied as band members high-step ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Donald Trump fundraiser in Bolingbrook attracts mostly protesters, some supporters

    BOLINGBROOK – Between 150 and 200 people were outside the Bolingbrook Golf Club on Wednesday for several hours – but they weren't waiting to hit the g ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 1:22 pm
  • Nonprofit seeks Halloween costumes for those in need

    DeKALB – A local nonprofit that provides Halloween costumes to those in need is seeking donations.Th ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • DeKalb homecoming parade set for Thursday

    DeKALB – The annual school spirit revelry that is part of homecoming for DeKalb High School gets started today with a parade in downtown DeKalb that s ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Walk, vigil will honor survivors to begin Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    DeKALB – Domestic violence survivors will be honored Monday with a candlelight walk and vigil hosted by Safe Passage shelter and advocacy center.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Homecoming parade highlights Sycamore's school spirit

    SYCAMORE – School spirit flooded the streets of downtown Sycamore on Wednesday evening as community members packed the sidewalks to get a view of the ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Photos: Sycamore Homecoming Parade

    Sycamore High School celebrated hits homecoming with a parade on Wednesday, September 25, 2016 in Sycamore.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 4:44 pm
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