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  • Community potluck to be held to discuss police, community relations

    DeKALB – The Third Beloved Community Potluck Dinner will be from 5 to 7 p.m. April 19 at the Newman Catholic Center, 512 Normal Road, DeKalb.
    April 16, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • DeKalb Planning and Zoning Commission votes against cell tower plan

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended the City Council deny a Wheaton company’s proposal to build a 140-foot cellular com ...
    April 16, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Latest DeKalb County Jail proposal calls for expanding facility without new taxes

    SYCAMORE – The latest iteration of an expansion plan for the DeKalb County Jail could begin in 2016 without any tax increases, County Administrator Ga ...
    April 16, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • 'We survived': Week after tornado, Fairdale community relief efforts continue

    FAIRDALE – Downed traffic signs, pieces of insulation, mattresses and other household items remain strewn across the streets of Fairdale, a small comm ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:48 am
  • Video: Fairdale, one week after the tornado

    A week after a tornado hit Fairdale, Daily Chronicle reporter Daria Sokolova captured this video from the recovery efforts.
    April 16, 2015 - 3:36 pm
  • Video: Advice for Fairdale residents from a Washington resident

    Miles Walsh, a volunteer from Washington, Ill. shares his story of loss and advice for Fairdale residents after going through the same thing 18 months ...
    April 16, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • DeKalb's Planning and Zoning Commission tables University Village vote

    DeKALB – The city’s Planning and Zoning Commission wants more time to consider a zoning change that is the linchpin of a Seattle company’s plan to buy ...
    April 16, 2015 - 9:41 am
  • Sycamore Speedway to donate proceeds

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore Speedway officials said they plan to charge admission to the normally free Practice Night event Saturday, with proceeds donated to ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Rummage sale planned to support tornado relief

    A rummage sale that will benefit victims of the tornado that caused widespread damage in Fairdale is planned from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Uni ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • DeKalb County Board chairman proposes disaster recovery task force

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County Board Chairman Mark Pietrowski Jr. made two proposals designed to help county government aid in the rebuilding effort after t ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • DeKalb County Economic Development Corp. event aims to connect schools, businesses

    DeKALB – Charles Kaiser has not had difficulty attracting candidates for entry-level positions at National Bank & Trust Co. in Sycamore of late, but h ...
    April 16, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Oaken Acres has been helping injured wildlife for 31 years

    SYCAMORE – There’s an injured baby raptor on the rural outskirts of the city.But fear not, these are ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Barbed Wire Betties to host roller derby bout April 18

    DeKALB – The Barbed Wire Betties, DeKalb County’s roller derby team, will host a bout against the Twin City Derby Girls from Champaign-Urbana on April ...
    April 15, 2015 - 10:03 am
  • Barb City Manor to host volunteer appreciation event

    DeKALB – Barb City Manor, 680 Haish Blvd., DeKalb, will host a volunteer appreciation event at 6:30 p.m. April 23. The event is free and open to the p ...
    April 14, 2015 - 10:27 pm
  • Late-night DeKalb City Council vote approves cutting comp time

    DeKALB – A group of salaried city employees will lose a costly pay perk after a late-night vote by the DeKalb City Council that prompted one alderman ...
    April 16, 2015 - 12:26 am
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