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  • 10 most expensive homes for sale in DeKalb County: Week of Sept. 21, 2016

    How often have you driven by a large home and asked yourself how much does that home cost? Here is a list of the 10 most expensive homes for sale as o ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • District 428's Moeller on leave after principal seeks restraining order

    DEKALB – The District 428 school board announced Superintendent Doug Moeller had been placed on paid leave Wednesday, two days after the DeKalb High S ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 9:31 am
  • DeKalb County 911 system still down; calls going through

    SYCAMORE – Limited 911 service was partially restored in DeKalb County on Wednesday  after an unprecedented system outage that lasted several hours.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:09 pm
  • KC offers BNA Train-the-Trainer course

    Kishwaukee College is offering a nine-week Basic Nurse Assistant Train-the Trainer course for area nursing professionals who want to become a BNA inst ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Music Hall of Fame deadline is Oct. 15

    The Sycamore Music Boosters is accepting applications for its annual Sycamore High School Music Hall of Fame.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Author visits G-K Middle School

    Genoa-Kingston students in seventh and eighth grade were treated to a visit by a local author. "Enduring Vision: From an Encampment to a Distinctive C ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Workaround 911 fix has Sheriff's Office acting as switchboard

    SYCAMORE – Callers who dial 911 for emergency service in DeKalb County on Wednesday morning might be able to reach a dispatcher at the Sheriff's Offic ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:55 am
  • Sycamore considering fees for donation boxes

    SYCAMORE – Junk was piled up Tuesday around the USAgain donation boxes at 403 State St., where it had been for days.
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 9:29 pm
  • Construction on schedule for DeKalb County Jail expansion

    SYCAMORE – An expansion project to remedy overcrowding at the DeKalb County Jail is moving along right on schedule, Joyce Klein, the sheriff’s chief o ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 9:22 pm
  • Tree orders accepted for Sycamore residents

    SYCAMORE – Residents of Sycamore can order from a selection of shade and ornamental trees for their front yards or parkways while the city covers half ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • DeKalb D-428 board set to consider controversial raise

    DeKALB – Community outrage may have moved DeKalb District 428 to back off a more-than-$10,000 raise for the human resources director, as agenda docume ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Sycamore City Council approves bike path agreement

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council approved a license agreement Monday with the Sycamore Park District to allow the installation of a bicyclist and ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • DeKalb preparing to tackle parking signs around town

    DeKALB – City leaders don’t expect it be expensive to make changes to parking restrictions around town, but they consider it an important thing to do ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Sycamore man facing child-sex charges dies

    SYCAMORE – A Sycamore man facing child sex charges died over the weekend in DeKalb.Joshua M. Burton, ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 1:31 pm
  • Program to discuss teacher retirement system

    All are welcome to attend a presentation, “The Teachers’ Retirement System and Pension Benefits,” given by Rich Frankenfeld, TRS Director of Outreach. ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
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