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  • D-428 board to consider dismissal of Brooks Elementary principal

    DeKALB – The DeKalb School District 428 Board has called a special meeting Monday to discuss the dismissal of Brooks Elementary School Principal Shahr ...
    June 13, 2015 - 1:57 pm
  • Tips on Somonauk property damage sought

    SOMONAUK – DeKalb County Crime Stoppers is seeking information about property damage at the former site of Miller’s Food Market in Somonauk.
    June 12, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Daily Chronicle wins top IPA trophy for second year

    DeKALB – The Daily Chronicle took home the Patrick Coburn Award of Excellence in the Illinois Press Association’s annual Excellence in News contest Fr ...
    June 13, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Kishwaukee Fest, Baconpalooza canceled for 2015

    DeKALB – Kishwaukee Fest and Baconpalooza have been canceled indefinitely. The festivals’ creator an ...
    June 13, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • DeKalb's only Burger King undergoes remodeling

    DeKALB – Fast-food lovers will have to find another way to get their cravings met in the coming weeks as the city’s only Burger King undergoes remodel ...
    June 13, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Sheriff’s office warns of debit card scam

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is warning people about a debit card scam after getting several complaints from area residents.
    June 12, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Four face charges after prostitution bust at Sycamore massage parlor

    SYCAMORE – Four people face charges in connection with a prostitution sting at a spa in Sycamore, police said Friday.
    June 13, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Marsh Harvester historical marker to be dedicated Saturday

    The DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association will dedicate a historical marker on at 10 a.m. Saturday at 403 Edward St. in Sycamore.
    June 12, 2015 - 9:47 am
  • NIU alumnus designs Blackhawks shirt for Tampa Bay games

    McHENRY – When the Tampa Bay Lightning announced they were prohibiting Blackhawks gear in certain areas of their arena for the first game of the Stanl ...
    June 11, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • OSHA hits Sycamore roofer with more proposed fines

    SYCAMORE – A local roofing company owner said he will contest a second onslaught of safety violations totaling $145,000 in proposed fines by the U.S. ...
    June 12, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Patrick Brennan named Kirkland Citizen of the Year

    KIRKLAND – Those who know Patrick Brennan will unanimously agree he is a storyteller. Brennan, 74, w ...
    June 11, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • City of DeKalb violated Open Meetings Act, attorney general says

    DeKALB – The Attorney General’s Office has found that the city violated the Open Meetings Act when it convened an executive session without announcing ...
    June 12, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Camp Power kickoff event held at University Village

    DeKALB – Marlena Boyer sat with her 6-year-old daughter at a crowded table filling out forms Wednesday in the pool house at the University Village hou ...
    June 12, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • Daily Chronicle wins 18 first-place awards

    SPRINGFIELD – The Daily Chronicle won 18 first-place awards in the annual Illinois Associated Press Media Editors contest in its division of newspaper ...
    June 11, 2015 - 4:39 pm
  • Kingston man killed in single-vehicle crash in Kirkland

    KIRKLAND – A Kingston man died in a single-vehicle roll over crash Thursday morning in Kirkland.Robe ...
    June 11, 2015 - 1:51 pm
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