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  • City Council aspirants disclose their ideas for DeKalb

    DeKALB – Seven candidates vying for seats on the DeKalb City Council spoke Monday at the Stage Coach Theater where they agreed city leaders need to do ...
    March 16, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Sycamore to revisit sober house plan

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore city officials are willing to work with DeKalb County again on a contentious situation involving an all-male sober living home.
    March 19, 2015 - 3:22 pm
  • More serious sex charges filed against substitute teacher Andrew Arison

    SYCAMORE – Prosecutors filed more serious felony sexual assault charges against a local substitute teacher already facing sexual abuse charges for all ...
    March 17, 2015 - 10:16 am
  • Ellwood Steak and Fish House expected to open within a month

    DeKALB – With construction and design work winding down at Ellwood Steak and Fish House, developer John Pappas says he is ready to train his new staff ...
    March 16, 2015 - 12:08 pm
  • Tree removal in Prairie Park begins today

    DeKALB – The city of DeKalb Department of Public Works and the DeKalb Park District will remove close to 50 trees in Prairie Park along the future rou ...
    March 15, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Government meetings

    TodayDeKalb County Community Mental Health Board: 6:30 p.m. at the Community Outreach Building, 2500 ...
    March 15, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • Skate shop owner eyes new facility

    DeKALB – Small Town Skate Shop owner Ariel Ries will move her store a few blocks east in the coming months so it will be closer to the skateboard trai ...
    March 15, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • Sycamore may revisit male sober house vote

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council could vote today to reconsider its decision to deny a special use permit for a county-run, all-male sober living ...
    March 15, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Unemployment down in city of DeKalb, DeKalb County

    DeKALB – Matthew Phillips is equipped with the tools for success – he finished his undergraduate degree in industrial management and technology at Nor ...
    March 15, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Face Time with Annette Keca

    SYCAMORE – Annette Keca wants a month-long trip she’ll take this summer to southeast Asia to mean something for Sycamore High School students.
    March 15, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Sycamore Library hosts annual 'Pi Day'

    Greg Lorence didn’t have a particular strategy in mind for the Sycamore Library’s pie-eating contest on Saturday. But that didn’t matter, as the Cortl ...
    March 14, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Waterman woman knits for Little Hats, Big Hearts

    WATERMAN – Sue Hipple learned a lot the summer after her son Timothy died.She learned about uncondit ...
    March 13, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • DeKalb man arrested on 35 counts of child sexual assault

    DeKALB – A DeKalb man was charged with 35 counts of sexual assault of a child that stretch back to 2012.
    March 15, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • Lack of park grants won't immediately affect Sycamore Action 2020

    SYCAMORE – Gov. Bruce Rauner’s decision to suspend state grants for Sycamore Park District construction projects won’t derail plans to beautify the ci ...
    March 14, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • With new owner, Suburban Estates improvements to continue

    DeKALB – DeKalb residents who live in the Suburban Estates apartment complex are hopeful the complex’s new owners will continue to improve the apartme ...
    March 13, 2015 - 11:46 pm
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