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  • YMCA names new swim team coach

    The Kishwaukee Family YMCA has hired Guy Gniotczynski as the new senior coach for the DeKalb County Swim Team. Gniotczynski’s first day of coaching wa ...
    May 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Malta pastor on medical mission trip

    The Rev. Noah R. Panlilio, pastor of Malta and Northwest Malta United Methodist Church, led a medical mission trip to the city of Tarlac in the Philip ...
    May 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • St. Paul's taking lobster orders

    St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 900 Normal Road in DeKalb, is taking orders for its 47th annual Lobster Boil. Lobsters from the East Coast are shipped ov ...
    May 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Selimbegovic recognized as Citizen of the Month

    In 1993, Bosnia was in the midst of a civil war, and 19 members of a school basketball team were fighting for their lives.
    May 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Montessori holding open enrollment

    DeKalb Montessori House of Learning is holding open enrollment for summer and fall 2016. Those interested are asked to call or stop in.
    May 11, 2016 - 5:12 pm
  • Kishwaukee Family YMCA to host Community Awards Dinner

    SYCAMORE – The Kishwaukee Family YMCA will host its annual Community Awards Dinner Thursday to recognize three people who have made significant impact ...
    May 6, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Sycamore lawyer’s theft trial delayed

    DeKALB – A Sycamore attorney’s plan to call more than a dozen local attorneys and several prosecutors as witnesses at his upcoming felony theft trial ...
    May 6, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • DeKalb Park District board taps Doll as next executive director

    DeKALB – Officials approved the DeKalb Park District’s third executive director in three years Thursday, with a unanimous vote to elevate Amy Doll fro ...
    May 6, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • NIU moving to rescind Hastert's honorary doctorate

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University is moving a step closer to stripping disgraced U.S. Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert of the honorary doctorat ...
    May 6, 2016 - 9:01 am
  • DeKalb County school districts butt heads on school facility sales tax

    DeKALB – Five school districts representing the majority of students in the county would like to move forward with a proposal to add 1 percentage poin ...
    May 6, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Registration open for NIU Community School summer sessions

    The NIU Community School of the Arts offers a variety of programs for children and adults. Music classes, ensembles, private lessons, chamber music wo ...
    May 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Wooden Box Theater to present Beatles Nite

    The Ellwood House Visitor Center in DeKalb will host Wooden Box Theater as they present a live event that will join theatrical performers, fashion mod ...
    May 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Custom Aluminum cited for safety violations

    The federal government blames an Elgin-based company, with a location in Genoa, for having poor safety protocols at the time of an incident that cost ...
    May 5, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Sycamore City Council tables decision on annexation agreement

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council will vote May 16 on an annexation agreement that would allow residential development in a 300-acre rural area nor ...
    May 5, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • NIU issues Program Prioritization task force reports

    DeKALB – Recommendations from a program self-assessment report Northern Illinois University issued Monday have some faculty concerned and left leaders ...
    May 5, 2016 - 12:00 am
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