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  • DeKalb aldermen to discuss tax increase to cover pensions

    DeKALB – The average DeKalb homeowner could see their property taxes rise by nearly $50 next year if the city of DeKalb moves toward fully funding its ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Volunteers needed for next week's charity food packing event

    SYCAMORE – Make a Difference DKC still needs volunteers for two-hours shifts Nov. 14 as part of its fifth annual food packaging event for Feed My Star ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Sycamore boy selling golf balls as Lions Club fundraiser

    SYCAMORE — Seven-year-old Justin Hoving loves hunting and helping others, and he recently thought of a novel idea to connect the two.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • More street lights planned for DeKalb's Greek Row

    DeKALB – Greek Row is going to get a little brighter.ComEd is going to install 16 street lights in t ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Johnson plans for first term as DeKalb County clerk

    SYCAMORE – With his first countywide campaign behind him, DeKalb County Clerk and Recorder Doug Johnson said it’s time to work on fulfilling the promi ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • DeKalb firefighters offer different take on coat drive

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Fire Department’s goal is to provide 100 coats this winter for area children who may not be able to afford their own winter appare ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Pie fundraiser to benefit two local charities

    DeKALB – People have until next week to order frozen pies, and the proceeds will benefit a nonprofit organization in DeKalb.
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Police won't charge woman in service dog incident

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University police have identified the woman who allegedly kicked a service dog last month but have decided not to charge he ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Donations, families sought for Shop With A Cop

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department is looking for more donations to help more children buy Christmas presents for their families.
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Park board to discuss Hopkins Pool renovation

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Park District Board will discuss options for renovating Hopkins Pool during a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at the Hopkins Pa ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • DeKalb County to classify proposed enterprise zone areas as eligible for incentives

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County officials decided Thursday to classify proposed enterprise zone areas as eligible for incentives to ease some of the confusio ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Barbed Wire Betties prepare for DeKalb debut

    DeKALB – Stuart Tilton is known as Artimus Pyledriver when he referees bouts for DeKalb’s roller derby team, the Barbed Wire Betties.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 8:07 am
  • Sycamore teen improving after serious crash last week

    Morgan Witmer was unable to speak for days after doctors lifted her from a medically induced coma last week, but she still found ways to communicate w ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 8:10 am
  • Learn about possible DeKalb County enterprise zone at hearing tonight

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County officials are hosting a public hearing tonight to educate residents on the proposed enterprise zone economic development ince ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Charges filed in crash that critically injured Sycamore girl

    SYCAMORE – Prosecutors have filed charges against a Sycamore teen who they allege was driving more than 100 mph before an Oct. 27 crash that severely ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:49 pm
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