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  • Undeveloped lots in Bridges of Rivermist go to bank

    DeKALB – A swath of undeveloped land along Bethany Road will stay that way after a lack of interest in a sheriff’s sale pushed it to the bank that hel ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 1:01 am
  • NIU graduation ceremonies Saturday, Sunday celebrate students

    DeKALB – Ashley De La Paz originally didn’t want to walk in her graduation ceremony Sunday at Northern Illinois University’s Convocation Center.
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • G-K bus drivers give back with food drive

    GENOA – Genoa-Kingston school bus drivers wanted to pack their buses Saturday, but not with students.
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Police seek information about stolen pistol

    KINGSTON – DeKalb County Crime Stoppers is seeking information about a vehicle that was burglarized at a home in the 27000 block of Pleasant Hill Road ...
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Drive for Genoa Food Pantry set for today

    GENOA – The Genoa-Kingston District 424 transportation department is hosting a food drive today for the Genoa Food Pantry.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Bond halved for man accused of child sex abuse

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb County judge halved bond Friday for a 23-year-old Sycamore man accused of sexually abusing two young sisters in 2008, although his ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • DeKalb: More parking needed at Ellwood House

    DeKALB – Supporters of the Ellwood House Association are worried the city of DeKalb is trying to turn more of their paradise into a parking lot.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Bogenberger family to appeal lawsuit dismissal

    DeKALB – The parents of a Northern Illinois University freshman who died in a fraternity house in 2012 plan to appeal a Cook County judge’s dismissal ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Park Board declares seat vacant, to be filled by appointment

    DeKALB – A name plate and microphone were set out for Per Faivre at the DeKalb Park Board meeting Thursday, even though he hasn't considered himself a ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Vigil in Sycamore honors cancer fighters

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County Relay for Life hosted its third annual luminaria vigil Thursday at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore to remember those ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:36 am
  • Photos: Relay for Life Luminaria Vigil

    Images from the vigil in front of the DeKalb County Courthouse on Thursday night. ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • DeKalb Area Women’s Center seeking funds to restore historic building

    DeKALB – Anna Marie Coveny of the DeKalb Area Women’s Center finds it amusing that the building that houses a women-centered organization doesn’t have ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:22 am
  • Sycamore author to host discussion, book signing

    SYCAMORE – Fortune 1000 executive Robert Carr was not born into money. Carr, who was born and raised in Lockport, overcame a difficult and abusive chi ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • DeKalb County Board to mull sales tax referendum to help pay for jail expansion

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County voters could decide for the third time if they want to increase sales tax to help pay for an expanded jail.
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:20 am
  • DeKalb Big Lots to close Jan. 31, landlord says

    DeKALB – Another national retailer plans to shutter its DeKalb location after the holiday season. Di ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:17 am
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