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  • DeKalb High School's Marching Barbs parade through Dublin on St. Patrick's Day

    DUBLIN – Members of the DeKalb High School Marching Barbs fulfilled two years worth of planning and practice as they marched in the 2017 St. Patrick’s ...
    March 18, 2017 - 12:04 am
  • Photos: DeKalb High School Marching Band performs in Ireland

    The DeKalb High School Marching Barbs performed at the annual St. Patrick's Day parade in Dublin, Ireland, on Friday, March , 17, 2017.
    March 17, 2017 - 4:43 pm
  • Golf course views and a floor-to-ceiling fireplace: 23 photos of a $323,500 DeKalb home for sale

    Check out this $323,500 DeKalb home for sale, listed on Zillow ...
    March 17, 2017 - 3:03 pm
  • Photos: Prom dresses given out to area students

    Area high school students look for prom dresses inside the cafeteria of DeKalb High School on Thursday, March 16, 2017 in DeKalb. DeKalb High School's ...
    March 17, 2017 - 9:56 am
  • Photos: Kirkland Meet the Candidates Night

    Check out these photos from the Meet the Candidates night in Kirkland ...
    March 17, 2017 - 8:17 am
  • McCall speaks to women’s health issues class

    Erika McCall, creator of the national Go For Yours Project, was a guest speaker in the HLT 202 Women’s Health Issues class Feb. 23 at Kishwaukee Colle ...
    March 17, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Somonauk Cub Scouts become Boy Scouts

    On Feb. 26, four Arrow of Light Scouts from Somonauk Cub Scout Pack 335 crossed from Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts at the pack's annual Blue and Gold Banqu ...
    March 17, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Cowan earns Eagle rank

    Ryan Cowan of Troop 16 was recently awarded the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest award achievable in Boy Scouts. He is the son of Jason and Rhonda Cow ...
    March 17, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Somonauk Community Choir welcomes singers

    The Somonauk Community Choir will sing at the Somonauk Community Good Friday service at 7 p.m. April 14. Anyone interested is welcome to sing.
    March 17, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore police hosting community outreach meetings

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Police Department is hosting a series of community outreach meetings through April for residents to meet and speak with their ...
    March 16, 2017 - 11:45 pm
  • Band boosters seek support to greet students' return from Ireland

    DeKALB – In anticipation of the DeKalb High School Band’s return from Ireland, the Band Parents Organization is planning to greet students with a welc ...
    March 16, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • Companies seek approval for medical marijuana dispensary in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Two companies eyeing spots for medical marijuana dispensaries in Sycamore are in the process of gaining city approval while awaiting the st ...
    March 17, 2017 - 12:24 am
  • Lee man dies of smoke inhalation in house fire

    LEE – A Lee man whose body was found in the ruins of a house fire that burned Sunday night appears to have died from smoke inhalation, Lee County Coro ...
    March 17, 2017 - 12:25 am
  • Downtown DeKalb development projects need approval before districts expire

    DeKALB – With two downtown revitalization projects requiring tax increment financing dollars totaling $3.4 million being approved within the past 30 d ...
    March 16, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Ryan Block, candidate for Kirkland Village President

    Kirkland Village President candidate Ryan Block submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Kirkland Village P ...
    March 16, 2017 - 11:27 am
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