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  • Arguments this morning in McCullough murder appeal

    Verbal arguments in Jack McCullough's appeal in the a cold case kidnapping and murder of a 7-year-old Sycamore girl are today, on the 57th anniversary ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 12:26 pm
  • DeKalb, Sycamore students preparing for madrigal dinners

    DeKalb High School junior Emili Maag knew she wanted to be a part of the madrigals ensemble after it performed at Littlejohn Elementary School while s ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Fundraising continues for Wally Thurow memorial scholarship

    Note to readers: An earlier version of this article contained an incorrect address for DeKalb County Community Foundation. The Daily Chronicle regrets ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Path connects trails along Bethany Road

    SYCAMORE – Connecting a pathway from the Kishwaukee Family YMCA to nearby Bethany Animal Hospital in Sycamore was a high priority for Brian Dickson.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • DeKalb-based Bluemoon Sanctuary saves animals, helps people

    SYCAMORE – Holding a blind rabbit was soothing for Marlene Cleis, a 72-year-old woman who has Alzheimer’s disease.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Forum planned Thursday on sober living home

    SYCAMORE – Neighbors and the general public will be able to voice their opinions at 6 p.m. Thursday during a forum on the county’s latest proposal to ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Freezin’ For Food drive set for this week

    DeKALB – Organizers need help to collect 21,000 pounds of food this week to donate to the DeKalb Salvation Army.
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • 3M grant to fund Oaken Acres outdoor classroom

    DeKALB – Owls and turkey vultures are not usually the guests of honor at grant award presentations. ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Rivermist lots to be auctioned as developers walk away

    DeKALB – To Mark Emerson, the vacant sprawl of land across from his home in DeKalb's Bridges of Rivermist subdivision is a prairie, but to city offici ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:52 am
  • DeKalb church holds community carol sing

    DeKALB – Singing is special to Sycamore resident Marilyn Loy, and singing with the church she has been a member of for 26 years is more special.
    Nov. 30, 2014 - 10:39 pm
  • Local sculptor lives, works in DeKalb studio

    Now in his 80s, DeKalb sculptor Bruce White seems to be as busy as ever, with recent large-scale public commission projects in Peoria; Marshalltown, I ...
    Nov. 30, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Police seek tips on Waterman burglary

    WATERMAN – Crime Stoppers is looking for additional information regarding a burglary that took place earlier this month to a Waterman home.
    Nov. 30, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • District 428 parents can review math text

    DeKALB – DeKalb elementary schools are inviting parents to look at the recommended math textbook for students in kindergarten through fifth grade.
    Nov. 30, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Old Fashioned Christmas held at one-room schoolhouse in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – The North Grove School Association hosted their second annual Old Fashioned Christmas on Saturday at the historic one-room schoolhouse at 2 ...
    Nov. 30, 2014 - 10:03 pm
  • Donations sought for Genoa firefighter whose home burned

    GENOA – Firefighters are seeking donations for the family of firefighter James Maynard, whose home was destroyed by a Thanksgiving Day fire.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 11:25 pm
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