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  • DeKalb man accused of selling cocaine

    DeKALB – A 28-year-old DeKalb man accused of selling less than a gram of cocaine to a confidential police source last year was arrested Wedn ...

    July 24, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • First phase of Charlestowne Mall project slated for August

    ST. CHARLES – The first phase of construction for the Charlestowne Mall redevelopment is scheduled for August, its project developer said Mo ...

    July 24, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Bostic ready to do whatever Bears tell him to do

    BOURBONNAIS – If Jon Bostic is feeling pressure over how much the Bears have put on his plate in his short NFL career, he’s doing a great jo ...

    UPDATED: July 25, 2014 - 1:12 am
  • GOP Rauner’s campaign ad used made-up headlines

    SPRINGFIELD – A campaign ad from the Republican candidate for Illinois governor is being called into question for tailoring – and even makin ...

    July 24, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Padres rout Cubs

    CHICAGO – Tyson Ross kept mowing down Cubs hitters, long enough for San Diego's suddenly potent offense to carry the Padres to victory for t ...

    NEW: July 25, 2014 - 1:02 am
  • Chicago authorities charge man in child’s death

    CHICAGO – A Chicago teen accused of shooting dead an 11-year-old girl was aiming his gun at members of a rival gang when a bullet struck the ...

    July 24, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Noesi, Eaton lead White Sox past Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS – An impressive start from Hector Noesi was just a couple of pitches away from being something really special.Noesi allowed thre ...

    NEW: July 25, 2014 - 1:03 am
  • Very bad week: Airline disasters come in a cluster

    WASHINGTON – Nearly 300 passengers perish when their plane is shot out of the sky. Airlines suspend flights to Israel’s largest airport afte ...

    July 24, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • UN school in Gaza caught in cross-fire; 15 killed

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – A U.N. school in Gaza crowded with hundreds of Palestinians seeking refuge from fierce fighting came under fire Thur ...

    July 24, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Pet of the Week: Gypsy

    Meet Gypsy. Gypsy is a 2-year-old black and orange domestic shorthair mix available for adoption at TAILS Humane Society in DeKalb. She wa ...

    July 21, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Week in Photos - July 12-18

    DeKalb county's week in photos for July 12-18 as taken by Daily Chronicle photographers. ...

    July 21, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Crime Mugs, July 2014

    A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is the state’s burden to prove his or her guilt beyond a reas ...

    July 24, 2014 - 10:39 am
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  • Chicken salad sampler: Find a cool new favorite

    What color is your chicken salad? The option-happy dish enjoys year-round rotation but seems to come into its own in warm weather. With the right comb ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Gazpacho: From grad-school standby to cool summer staple

    Gazpachos are the most refreshing way I can think of to celebrate seasonal vegetables. The story goes that the gazpacho, said to be the oldest known c ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Always cool, and now creamy

    The best cooking is born of necessity. At least that’s the case in my house. My favorite recipes always happen when I’m forced to react to a glut of s ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 10 fresh ways to use fresh blueberries

    There are muffins, of course. And pancakes. And the obligatory fruit salad. But then what? After all the usual suspects, how do you handle a seasonal ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Oh, bacon!

    Oh, bacon.It's the essence of breakfast.The smell alone makes you starving.Whether you pan-fry the o ...
    July 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Bulk up classic BLT

    In terms of flavor and texture, it’s hard to beat a bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich, reportedly one of the most popular sandwiches in America. Trou ...
    July 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • A summer primer to grilling backyard barbecue ribs

    It was one of those culinary epiphanies. I realized you rarely get great barbecued ribs from a restaurant. They have to come from backyards.
    July 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Grilling an impressive way to cook cauliflower

    Last summer, the hip way to handle cauliflower was to treat it like a steak.It was a trick that star ...
    July 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • McCarthy's 'Tammy' misses the funny bone

    Meet Tammy. Boy, is she a mess. Angry, profane and aggressive, then suddenly shy and sweet. Sometimes she's funny, sometimes totally not. She can't fi ...
    July 3, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • ‘Earth to Echo’ is a movie you wish you had seen when you were a kid

    First-time feature director Dave Green and first-time feature screenwriter Henry Gayden have a few things in common. They created the six-episode TV s ...
    July 3, 2014 - 10:26 am

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