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  • DeKalb Public Library board sets groundbreaking in expansion project for July 26

    DeKALB – A little more than a week is all that stands between DeKalb Public Library leaders and the groundbreaking for the $24 million building expans ...
    July 17, 2014 - 8:37 am
  • July 17 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 ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Woman’s bond reduced in DeKalb cocaine case

    SYCAMORE — One of two DeKalb women accused of having 7.65 grams of crack cocaine near Littlejohn Elementary School on Friday had her bond drastically ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Registration open for 10th cardboard boat regatta

    KINGSTON – Registration to participate in the 10th annual Kingston Kardboard Boat Regatta will remain open until the competition kicks off Saturday.
    July 16, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Rauner touts pro-business agenda during DeKalb visit

    DeKALB – Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner touted alternatives to solve the state's long-term economic problems as he campaigned in DeKa ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • DeKalb School District 428's latest moves promote 2 into principal slots

    DeKALB – DeKalb School District 428's administrator shuffle is nearly complete. The District 428 boa ...
    July 16, 2014 - 8:46 am
  • DeKalb ash tree contract sparks debate

    DeKALB – DeKalb officials will spend up to $25,000 this year to treat more than 850 ash trees in the city for emerald ash borer.
    July 15, 2014 - 10:05 pm
  • ‘Despicable Me’ movie marathon set for today

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Public Library is holding two events for children this week.A “Despicable Me ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters looking for lunch mentors

    DeKALB – Big Brothers Big Sisters of DeKalb County is seeking mentors for its lunch buddy program.Th ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • NIU to add bicycle paths near Lucinda Avenue

    DeKALB – A busy sidewalk on Northern Illinois University’s campus will host two-way bicycle traffic this fall.
    July 15, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • July 16 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 ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Homecoming Heroes grant aids Kingston veteran in transition to civilian life

    KINGSTON – Army veteran Darnell Smith had $63 in his checking account this spring when the transmission in his 2004 Chevrolet Blazer needed to be repl ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Owner: Otto's could close permanently

    DeKALB – Otto's in downtown DeKalb could be closed permanently after the owner decided to surrender the music venue's liquor license.
    July 15, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • 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 reasonable dou ...
    July 29, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Comedian Nick Swardson coming to Egyptian Theatre

    DeKALB – Tickets go on sale Friday for comedian Nick Swardson’s Sept. 17 performance at the Egyptian Theatre in downtown DeKalb.
    July 14, 2014 - 11:16 pm
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