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  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Sally Jones, candidate for Kirkland Village Trustee

    Kirkland Village Trustee candidate Sally Jones submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Kirkland Village Tr ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • D-428 to review Lincoln Elementary cooling project bids

    DeKALB – The DeKalb School District 428 board will consider bids for a $1 million-plus project to replace the boiler system at Lincoln Elementary Scho ...
    March 21, 2017 - 12:06 am
  • DeKalb middle-schoolers ‘kick butts’

    DeKALB – Macy Stach, a seventh-grader at Clinton Rosette Middle School, was one of the 26 students Monday at Hopkins Park picking up almost 1,700 ciga ...
    March 20, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Early voter turnout subdued as 4 new polling places open in DeKalb County

    DeKALB – Election judge John Horn of Sycamore, who was monitoring early voting at Northern Illinois University’s Holmes Student Center, said only thre ...
    March 20, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Darryl Beach, candidate for Waterman Village President

    Waterman Village President candidate Darryl Beach submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Waterman Village ...
    March 20, 2017 - 4:33 pm
  • Photos: Pictures of the Week from March 12 - March 18

    The week in photographs from the Daily Chronicle, as seen by our photographers. ...
    March 20, 2017 - 2:16 pm
  • Photos: Clinton Rosette students "Kick Butts" at Hopkins Park

    Clinton Rosette Middle School students search Hopkins Park for cigarette butts and other tobacco-related items to clean up as part of a "Kick Butts" a ...
    March 20, 2017 - 1:30 pm
  • Photos: Early voting at satellite locations opens in DeKalb County

    Voting at four satellite locations opened up on Monday, March 20, 2017. The locations include Village Hall in Kirkland, NIU's Holmes Student Center in ...
    March 20, 2017 - 1:36 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Shaney Herrmann, candidate for Sycamore City Clerk

    Sycamore City Clerk candidate Shaney Herrmann submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Sycamore City Clerk ...
    March 20, 2017 - 10:50 am
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Christy Andrews, candidate for Waterman Village President

    Waterman Village President candidate Christy Andrews submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Waterman Vill ...
    March 20, 2017 - 10:21 am
  • FUMC offers grief support group

    First United Methodist Church of DeKalb is offering a monthly grief support group beginning Wednesday.
    March 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • 5 best places for barbecue in DeKalb County

    Here are the 5 best local places to get barbecue in DeKalb County, as voted on by readers in our 2016 DeKalb County’s Finest competition.Here are the ...
    March 20, 2017 - 1:02 pm
  • Sycamore City Council to vote on permit for Meijer store

    SYCAMORE – Plans for a Meijer supercenter are set to come before the Sycamore City Council for a vote Monday after gaining approval from the Planning ...
    March 20, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Volunteers gather for Prairie Park cleanup in DeKalb

    DeKALB – Samantha DeDina of Genoa was excited to start another park cleanup Saturday morning at Prairie Park in DeKalb.
    March 20, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Photos: Sycamore candidate forum at Sycamore Public Library

    Approximately 80 people pack a small room during a forum hosted by the Sycamore Area Indivisible on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at the Sycamore Public Libr ...
    March 20, 2017 - 6:34 am
  • Reader Poll

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