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  • 3 DeKalb meth cases resolved

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb woman who admitted to participating in methamphetamine manufacturing months after receiving probation for another methamphetamin ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Six local high schools celebrate homecoming this week

    DeKALB – It’s homecoming time in DeKalb County, as six local schools celebrate this week with pep rallies, parades and more.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Sycamore man denies rape charge

    SYCAMORE – A 26-year-old Sycamore man formally pleaded not guilty Tuesday to accusations that he sexually assaulted a girl last year.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • DeKalb postal clerk retires today with almost 28 years of service

    DeKALB – Richard Hintz can tell interesting facts about street names and even point out the country of Burkina Faso on a map, and he owes it to his ca ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:15 pm
  • DeKalb extends tax abatement program

    DeKALB – Big companies will continue to receive a tax break for locating in DeKalb after all the city’s taxing bodies agreed to extend a tax abatement ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Recalled dehumidifier sparked Sycamore fire

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore fire officials are asking residents to check their dehumidifiers after determining the dehumidifier in Monday’s fire was part of a ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Candidates in area races meet voters at DeKalb Chamber of Commerce event

    DeKALB – Jan Devore walked out of Tuesday’s candidate night event still unsure about her local votes, but she had more to think about.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • DeKalb researching temporary clerk term length

    DeKALB – With former DeKalb City Clerk Liz Peerboom's formal resignation in hand, DeKalb Mayor John Rey expects to announce he is accepting applicatio ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Poody Doody does dog owners’ dirty duty

    SANDWICH – After getting laid off from her job as a debt collector in February, Ericka Van Dee started a business picking up dog waste from Sandwich y ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Sept. 29 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • 3 DeKalb meth cases resolved

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb woman who admitted to participating in methamphetamine manufacturing months after receiving probation for another methamphetamin ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Sycamore man denies rape charge

    SYCAMORE – A 26-year-old Sycamore man formally pleaded not guilty Tuesday to accusations that he sexually assaulted a girl last year.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Sept. 29 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Bond set for Sycamore woman accused in stabbing

    DeKALB — Bond was set at $500,000 today for the Sycamore woman police say waited for her estranged husband's girlfriend to return home early Saturday ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Sept. 28 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Police: Marital dispute sparked stabbing in DeKalb

    DeKALB - A 41-year-old Sycamore woman was charged with attempted homicide after she attacked a female acquaintance of her estranged husband with a kni ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Sept. 25 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Hinckley man accused of sexually assaulting young girl

    HINCKLEY — A Hinckley man who is accused of sexually assaulting a girl younger than 13 remained in jail Thursday unable to post 10 percent of his $500 ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Police: Shabbona man had 63 bags of heroin in Hinckley

    HINCKLEY — When a DeKalb County Sheriff's deputy found heroin on Givanni A. Lombardo during a traffic stop, they asked him if they could search his ap ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:31 am
  • Routine discovery motions filed in Eames’ case

    SYCAMORE – A defense attorney for the DeKalb-Sycamore co-op swim team coach accused of sexually assaulting a team member declined to comment on the ca ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Businesses won't have to return BP spill payouts

    NEW ORLEANS – BP wants its money back – hundreds of millions of dollars of it – but a federal judge said Wednesday that the oil giant must stand by th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:21 pm
  • Bethany CNAs give back

    Bethany Rehabilitation annually celebrates the hard work of its CNAs during CNA Appreciation Week. This year, the facility provided staff members with ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Made Just for You celebrates 20th anniversary

    Made Just for You is celebrating its 20th anniversary with an open house from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the store in downtown Sycamore. Cake ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Sawyer joins RVG Milner/Carpenter

    DeKalb resident Mark Sawyer has joined the commercial real estate team at RVG Milner/Carpenter Commercial Realty in DeKalb.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Genoa Soaring Project taking off

    There is an excitement soaring in the air in Genoa and the chamber of commerce is excited to be a part of it!
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Walsh attends national conference

    Joe Walsh of Walsh & Associates Ltd. recently attended Focus 2014, a leading financial services industry conference hosted by LPL Financial, an indepe ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Car centers donate to YMCA

    Members of the NAPA AutoCare Centers of DeKalb County recently donated $1,000 to Kishwaukee Family YMCA. The donation was generated through a portion ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Northern Rehab in Genoa adds massage therapist

    GENOA – When dancer Fara Maniaci suffered a muscle sprain in her neck about four years ago, the treatment she received inspired her to become a massag ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • GM expert says 21 ignition switch deaths eligible for compensation from

    DETROIT – The death toll from crashes involving General Motors small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:50 pm
  • U.S. existing home sales fall in August

    WASHINGTON – Fewer Americans bought homes in August, as investors retreated from real estate and first-time buyers remained scarce.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • DeKalb extends tax abatement program

    DeKALB – Big companies will continue to receive a tax break for locating in DeKalb after all the city’s taxing bodies agreed to extend a tax abatement ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Illinois measure would give victims more rights

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois voters going to the polls in November will be asked whether victims should have greater rights protected by the state constitut ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:05 pm
  • Government confirms first case of Ebola in US

    DALLAS – The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. was confirmed Tuesday in a patient who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas – a sign of the ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:05 pm
  • looks to Obamas, Hillary Clinton for support

    CHICAGO – Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn plans to lean on some heavy Democratic hitters with strong ties to the state as his re-election campaign against Rep ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • DeKalb researching temporary clerk term length

    DeKALB – With former DeKalb City Clerk Liz Peerboom's formal resignation in hand, DeKalb Mayor John Rey expects to announce he is accepting applicatio ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Obama, Modi tout potential for deeper econ ties

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama and India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi touted the potential for deeper economic collaboration between the wo ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • Secret Service chief on hot seat for White House breach

    WASHINGTON – Under withering criticism from Congress, the director of the Secret Service on Tuesday admitted failures in her agency's critical mission ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Obama: U.S. 'underestimated' Islamic State threat

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is acknowledging that U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated the threat from Islamic State militants in the Mid ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Republicans rallying behind 'religious liberty'

    WASHINGTON – Prospective Republican presidential candidates are expected to promote "religious liberty" at home and abroad at a gathering of religious ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • Holder resigning as attorney general

    WASHINGTON – Eric Holder, America's first black attorney general and an unflinching champion of civil rights in enforcing the nation's laws, announced ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 4:18 pm

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