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  • Republican Caucus to select new DeKalb County Board member

    The DeKalb County Republican Central Committee will host a caucus in March to find a replacement for a DeKalb County Board District 2 member who has r ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:46 pm
  • League of Women Voters set to host candidate forums in DeKalb

    The DeKalb Municipal Building will be the site of two candidates forums Thursday and Feb. 28 hosted by the League of Women Voters of DeKalb County.
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:49 pm
  • Sycamore City Council hears plan for capital improvements

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore officials are looking to invest about $14.3 million toward capital improvements in fiscal 2018, including repairing streets, parki ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:47 pm
  • DeKalb Library 'Meet the Presidents' event covers lesser-known leaders

    DeKALB – Although 45 men have held the office of president of the United States, some left legacies that proved more memorable than others.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:44 pm
  • DeKalb tenants sue Suburban Apartments over water issues

    Two people who lived at Suburban Apartments on Twombly Road near DeKalb are suing the company that owns the complex, claiming they went months without ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:37 pm
  • 10 best pizza places in the DeKalb County area

    Here are the 10 best local places to get pizza in the DeKalb County area, as voted on by readers in our 2016 DeKalb County's Finest competition.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:47 am
  • Former DeKalb doctor gets 7 years for illegal prescriptions

    ROCKFORD – A former DeKalb doctor will serve more than seven years in federal prison for running a pill mill that prosecutors said contributed to the ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • Local political group to host town hall

    DeKALB – A local political group is hosting a town hall meeting Tuesday in DeKalb, but U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger won't be there.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:54 pm
  • Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute expands to Kishwaukee Hospital

    WINFIELD – A $2.5 million financial gift presented on Valentine’s Day will support the expansion of the cutting-edge Northwestern Medicine Bluhm Cardi ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • Spreading love: Random Acts of Kindness Day honors memory of Tim and Lexi

    Dawn Weber describes Feb. 21, 2011, as the worst day of her life.It was the day her daughter, Lexi W ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 12:05 am
  • Enharmonic Fusion wins international quarterfinal

    DeKALB – Enharmonic Fusion, the DeKalb High School mixed a cappella group, will move on to the semifinal rounds after earning a first place standing S ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:49 pm
  • HorsePower Therapeutic Riding to host fifth annual bowling fundraiser

    HorsePower Therapeutic Riding Inc., a nonprofit based out of Maple Park, is planning its fifth annual bowling fundraiser for Feb. 25 at St. Charles Bo ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • MERIT now available in DeKalb County

    The Family Service Agency’s Children’s Advocacy Center now has a Medical Evaluation Response Initiative Team (MERIT) with the ability to conduct speci ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Second annual Victor E. Ball set for April 29

    The Victor E. Ball, a premier fundraising event benefitting student-athlete scholarships, moves on campus to the Kenneth and Ellen Chessick Practice C ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Registration for 4-H Camp is open

    Registration for 4-H Camp 2017, set for June 12-16 at Camp Benson in Mount Carroll, is open.4-H Camp ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
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