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  • NIU conference: Experts to share tips for unique small business ventures

    DeKALB – Successful entrepreneurs and tourism experts will headline a daylong conference at Northern Illinois University on rebuilding and strengtheni ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Rolling down memory lane: After 41 years, Sandwich's Idle Hour Lanes under new ownership

    SANDWICH – A game of bowling lasts 10 frames, but memories made in a bowling alley last a lifetime.A ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Mount up – volunteer ranger group helps keep forest preserves safe

    For about 30 years, the Kane County Mounted Rangers group and its horses have been patrolling Kane County forest preserves with the intention of deter ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Rep. Hultgren accepting summer intern applications

    U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Plano, announced he is accepting applications for summer 2017 internships in his Washington, D.C., office, Campton Hills o ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:57 pm
  • D-428 invites community to help in superintendent search

    DeKALB – In the search for a new DeKalb School District 428 superintendent, the board is seeking questions from the community they would want asked to ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:06 am
  • Ambulance fee increases proposed for Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – The costs to ride in Sycamore’s ambulances could increase starting in May under a proposal city officials are considering.
    March 24, 2017 - 11:55 pm
  • Local Lore lecture honors wives of ‘Barbed Wire Barons’

    DeKALB – Although Isaac Ellwood, Joseph Glidden and Jacob Haish are recognized names in the community for their contributions to creating and manufact ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Charmaine Fioretto, candidate for Cortland Mayor

    Cortland Mayor candidate Charmaine Fioretto submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Cortland Mayor race.
    March 24, 2017 - 1:46 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Russell Stokes, candidate for Cortland Mayor

    Cortland Mayor candidate Russell Stokes submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Cortland Mayor race.
    March 24, 2017 - 1:44 pm
  • Sycamore High School group seeks donations for post-prom prizes

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore High School Post Prom Committee is seeking donations of money or gift certificates to offer as prizes during its annual post-p ...
    March 23, 2017 - 11:56 pm
  • Sycamore Police Department to host series of law enforcement seminars

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Police Department will host a series of seminars to educate people on topics including child internet safety, police use of fo ...
    March 23, 2017 - 11:55 pm
  • Economist: Administration’s effect on economic outlook uncertain

    DeKALB – Although the nation’s economy grew at an average rate in 2016 and is expected to continue that growth over the next few years, it’s hard to s ...
    March 23, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Luxury home of the week: A gourmet kitchen and basement with a wet bar in this $339,500 Sycamore home for sale

    Check out this $339,500 Sycamore home for sale, listed on Zillow ...
    March 23, 2017 - 4:45 pm
  • National Puppy Day: 11 of our favorite puppy photos over the years

    It's National Puppy Day, and here are a few of our favorite puppy photos over the years ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Peter Robinson, candidate for Waterman Village President

    Waterman Village President candidate Peter Robinson submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Waterman Villa ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:39 am
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