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  • Genoa Chamber of Commerce's 60th annual dinner and awards ceremony honors community

    GENOA – Awards presented in recognition of service to the city of Genoa at the Chamber of Commerce’s 60th annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony on Thursda ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • An expansive deck and views of a private pond: 19 photos of a $374,900 home for sale in DeKalb

    Check out this $374,900 home for sale in DeKalb. ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 3:05 pm
  • Photos: Car fire outside of DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore

    Sycamore firefighter/paramedics extinguished a car fire along West State Street in Sycamore, directly in front of the DeKalb County Courthouse on Thur ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 1:04 am
  • Indian Valley Theatre opens ‘Don’t Hug Me’ next weekend

    Indian Valley Theatre will present the musical comedy “Don’t Hug Me” on Feb. 24 through 26 at the Sandwich Opera House.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore police, school officials begin defense training

    SYCAMORE – School District 427 officials are working with Sycamore police to train staff and students on the emergency procedures in the event of a sc ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:35 am
  • MC Sports to close DeKalb store

    DeKALB – MC Sports has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and is closing all of its stores, including the 13,500-square-foot location at 2058 Sycamore Ro ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • Thousands donated to families of crash victims

    KIRKLAND – Donations have poured in to online fundraising efforts for the families of two 21-year-old men who died Saturday in an off-road vehicle cra ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:40 pm
  • NIU names Forward, Together Forward scholars

    DeKALB – University officials have named the 2017-18 Forward, Together Forward Scholarship recipients, who are selected in honor of the five Northern ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 4:36 pm
  • Crime Mugs for February 2017 in the DeKalb County area

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is t ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 2:30 pm
  • Opportunity House to host public tour of new building construction

    SYCAMORE – Opportunity House officials will host an open house Thursday to showcase a major expansion project and answer public questions about servic ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:34 pm
  • Sycamore Middle School names Students of the Month

    Sycamore Middle School has named its Students of the Month for January. The sixth-grade students are Grace Parks, Sam Krull, Madison Huml and Dawson A ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • KC EMSA program application deadline extended

    The Kishwaukee College EMSA Program will accept applications for the 2017-2018 academic year through March 1. Students who are high school juniors cur ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Kaneland School District 302 issues statement on student death in Cortland

    CORTLAND – A 17-year-old Kaneland High School student was found dead Saturday in Cortland, DeKalb County Coroner Dennis Miller said.
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:29 pm
  • Kishwaukee College president gets new contract

    MALTA – Kishwaukee College President Laurie Borowicz received a new contract set for a longer term and a $10,000 increase in salary during the Tuesday ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:27 pm
  • Sycamore School District 427 board hears plan for personnel reductions

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore School District 427 could be eliminating about 35 positions next school year under a proposal district officials are considering t ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:25 pm
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