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2 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle
GENEVA – Kane County Board member Barb Wojnicki offered Wednesday to work with staff in developing a resolution that would address concerns about ComEd's proposed Grand Prairie Gateway project.
Should PBS receive government funding?
Is America better or worse off with strong separation between Church and State?
6 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times
When federal authorities busted Christopher Cain in a bank fraud scheme called "cracking cards," one of his tattoos caught their attention: an automatic teller machine was inked on one of his arms.
10 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle
DeKALB – Safe Passage is seeking a new executive director after adding five new members to its board of directors.
14 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle
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SYCAMORE – With a couple of shakes of a recycling bin, Douglas Johnson found out who would be first on the Democratic ballot for DeKalb County Clerk and Recorder.
DeKALB – A local judge halved the bond Wednesday for one of the three men accused of attacking two men in their home Dec. 2. DeKalb County Presiding Judge Robbin Stuckert reduced the bond for Mckem Duong, 40, of the 2000 block of Alpha Court West in DeKalb, from $100,000 to $50,000, which requires posting $5,000 to be released while the case ... (more)
An effort to create a special taxing district to help improve two blighted parcels in the Sycamore Road retail area died at Monday's City Council meeting.
A portion of the former Old Navy store at 2347 Sycamore Road has been leased by Five Below, said Roger Hopkins, DeKalb's economic development consultant.
If Ron Klein had been Catholic, he most likely would have chosen the priesthood.
Thumbs up: To young donors. At least five area schools participated in the 13th annual Freezin' for Food collection, which benefits the pantry at the DeKalb Salvation Army and serves DeKalb County families.
DeKALB – Even though DeKalb High School earned a $25,000 grant for drawing thousands of commitments to safe driving, the mission to encourage youths to practice safe driving isn't over.
DeKALB – U.S. marshals found a 22-year-old Matteson man accused of hitting a woman in the face with a pistol while he robbed her and a coworker last week.
Eleanor Burlingame, 3, and her father Jacob Burlingame of DeKalb listen to the madrigal singers of DeKalb High School inside the Egyptian Theatre while waiting for Santa Claus to arrive on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.