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  • Keslinger Road bridge replacement planned at last

    SYCAMORE – Work to repair the Keslinger Road bridge should begin this fall and be complete by the end of the year, DeKalb County Engineer Nathan Schwa ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Child Abuse Prevention Month: Agencies, programs work to reverse rising incidence of abuse

    DeKALB – When Valarie Redmond’s 3-year-old daughter Alexandria frustrates her, she sings. Redmond mi ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Akst: Calling all Vulcans: please visit

    I don’t speak Klingon, but I have loved “Star Trek” TV shows and movies for years. I particularly like the explanation (revealed in “Star Trek: First ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Photo gallery: Sycamore 7, DeKalb 5

    Images from the baseball match up at NIU on Thursday. ...
    April 18, 2014 - 8:52 am
  • DeKalb businessman plans bowling alley, laundromat for South Fourth Street

    DeKALB – A bowling alley, laundromat and a restaurant could come to DeKalb's South Fourth Street area under plans from DeKalb area businessman Jim Mas ...
    April 18, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • DeKalb man arrested in gas station attack

    DeKALB – A 21-year-old DeKalb who police say attacked a woman April 7 in the parking lot at the Road Ranger gas station in DeKalb has turned himself i ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Judge issues gag order in Fiebelkorn case

    ST. CHARLES – A petting zoo owner charged with animal cruelty and neglect of 94 sick and starved animals won a partial victory in court Thursday when ...
    April 17, 2014 - 2:58 pm
  • Antiques appraiser to visit Heritage Woods

    Antiques expert Mark Moran will offer free, informal antiques appraisals at Heritage Woods, 2626 N. Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb, from 3 to 6 p.m. Apr ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • DeKalb County improves in health, wellness rankings

    DeKALB – DeKalb resident Jackie Brown has lost more than 90 pounds since giving birth to her son in July 2011.
    April 18, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park purchase approved by DeKalb County Board

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore resident Jose Hernandez saw more Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park residents than ever before during Wednesday evening’s DeKalb C ...
    April 17, 2014 - 7:07 am
  • Cause of DeKalb kitchen fire remains unknown

    DeKALB – The cause of a kitchen fire Wednesday in a DeKalb home remains unknown as fire crews continue to investigate the incident.
    April 16, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Public comment sought at hearing on ComEd power line project

    The Illinois Commerce Commission will hold a public hearing April 24 in Elgin to hear comments on ComEd’s Grand Prairie Gateway project, a proposal to ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • Genoa-Kingston School District 424 plans meeting on special education

    GENOA – Genoa-Kingston School District 424 will hold a meeting at 3 p.m. May 8 to discuss the district’s plans to provide special education services t ...
    April 17, 2014 - 7:26 am
  • Police: Woman hit man with tire iron along I-88

    SYCAMORE – A 38-year-old Chicago woman accused of striking a family or household member with a tire iron was released on her own recognizance this wee ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • DeKalb School District 428 could cut advanced middle school classes

    DeKALB – Some DeKalb School District 428 administrators want to eliminate advanced classes from middle schools, but board members aren’t convinced it’ ...
    April 17, 2014 - 7:26 am
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