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  • Jacobson maintains 1st Ward residency after selling frat house

    DeKALB – First Ward Alderman David Jacobson sold the fraternity house in DeKalb where he used to live, but said it doesn’t have any influence on his r ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Scouts invited to learn about American flag

    The General John Stark Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will display 50 historic American flags at an event for th ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • KishHealth highlights emergency cardiac tools

    DeKALB – Physician Todd Barrowclift was in the middle of working 14-hour shifts at Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb when he became a patient after suffer ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • DeKalb establishes timeline for developing inspection program

    DeKALB – Mike Coghlan, the lawyer representing two local business organizations, said he doesn’t want city staff to serve as spokespeople for those gr ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Chilling temperatures expected for next 10 days – at least

    Is this cold, blustery weather so typical of January here to stay?The verdict is still out, but it’s ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • DeKalb County schools celebrate veterans

    SYCAMORE – Respecting veterans has been part of retired Army Spc. Tim Stewart's life in a military family, but now he's the one receiving handshakes a ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • DeKalb aldermen give initial OK to increase property taxes

    DeKALB – Amid promises the actual tax increase will be lower, DeKalb aldermen Monday narrowly gave initial approval to increasing property taxes by ne ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • DeKalb school resource officer begins deployment on Veterans Day

    For the first time, Jose Jaques will be spending this Thanksgiving, Christmas and his entire spring break overseas in Afghanistan.
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • Conditions improved for DeKalb women in crash

    Two DeKalb women remained in OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford on Monday, although their conditions had improved since a crash early Sunday m ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:20 pm
  • Local contest determines best sandwich in Sandwich

    SANDWICH – Sandwich officials countered Dairy Queen’s suggestion that the city change its name to promote the fast-food chain’s new menu item with a p ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:21 pm
  • DeKalb officials debate funding for a third school police officer

    DeKALB – As a deadline on a federal grant approaches, DeKalb School District 428 leaders are considering whether they can afford to have another polic ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:19 pm
  • Sycamore High School announces details about quarterfinal tickets

    SYCAMORE – Tickets for Sycamore High School’s quarterfinal football playoff game are available online and will go on sale in-person today for season t ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:20 pm
  • Former U.S. representative for McHenry County dies

    CHICAGO – Longtime Illinois U.S. Rep. Phil Crane – an anti-tax crusader and ardent advocate of limited government even before those views became a hal ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • DeKalb’s leaf collection to continue through Nov. 26

    DeKALB – The city of DeKalb’s loose leaf collection will continue through Nov. 26.Public Works depar ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • First United Methodist in DeKalb plans Turkey Dinner

    DeKALB – The First United Methodist Church in DeKalb invites you to help them serve the community while they serve you.
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 10:34 pm
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