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  • DeKalb County Board to vote on plans for propane storage facility

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Board is expected Wednesday to consider a Morris company’s plan to build a propane distribution facility at the northeast ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • DAR promotes Constitution Week

    The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution are two documents of paramount importance to American history. The first forged our national iden ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Vanattas celebrated for years of service

    Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore is planning a celebration on Saturday to honor Carla and Ron Vanatta for their 40 years of ministries at the church.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Animal blessing to be celebrated in Malta

    The Malta United Methodist Church will celebrate an animal pet blessing at 3 p.m. Saturday in the church parking lot. All house pets are welcome, but ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Glad Tidings hosts hymn sing

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 2325 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host a hymn sing at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The public is invited.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb County CROP Walk scheduled

    The DeKalb County CROP walk will be held Oct. 16.The local walk is named in memory of Dr. Sondra Kin ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • DeKalb firefighters will hold fundraiser to help veterans

    DeKALB – Past collaborations with DeKalb firefighters and the Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois’ Warrior Program helped to give a new pickup truck ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • Burger King coming to Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Construction of a new Burger King restaurant near the intersection of Coltonville Road and DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore is expected to begin w ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:16 am
  • Property owners have 30 days to challenge assessments

    DeKALB – Local property owners have 30 days to challenge their residential property tax assessments after today’s publication in the Daily Chronicle.
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Dairy Queen receives DeKalb building grant

    DeKALB – DeKalb taxpayers will help Dairy Queen spruce up the restaurant’s exteriors – as part of a full corporate-mandated renovation – after its own ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • State legislators Syverson, Pritchard address Genoa Chamber

    GENOA – Attendance wasn’t as big as organizers hoped, but the up-close, ask-any-question forum with a pair of state legislators Thursday with Genoa Ch ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Voice of Elvis to kick off new season at Sandwich Opera House

    The Sandwich Opera House kicks off its 2015-16 season at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24 with Doug Church – The Voice of Elvis. Church performs each and ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Taking the time to observe and reflect

    Jerry Gabris of DeKalb pauses to take in the scenery while on a walk for exercise Wednesday at Hopkins Park in DeKalb.
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • DeKalb power refunds to come in October

    DeKALB – Officials from Homefield Energy have issued a mea culpa to the City Council, expressing regrets for a billing error that ended up overchargin ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Investigators don't think Kingston house fire related to two other fires

    KINGSTON – A house fire that destroyed the home and possessions of a family on Thurlby Road does not appear to be related to a suspicious fire that wa ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:43 pm
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