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3 min ago | De Kalb Midweek
DeKALB – The DeKalb County Health Department confirms its first rabid bat of the year was found Aug. 19 in a home in DeKalb.
4 hrs ago | City Barbs
In response to a tenant complaint, at 10 a.m. Friday, city inspectors met building owner Pat Bragg at the Edgebrook Manor Apartments and within hours they had decided to condemn the property, requiring everyone living there to leave their homes within 24 hours.
7 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle
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NIU senior Ben Read helps unload a car Tuesday with his girlfriend Mary Bajek, a NIU graduate student, to help move her into University Plaza.
SYCAMORE – A 26-year-old DeKalb man originally accused of threatening to kill a pizza delivery driver for stealing his marijuana was sentenced to prison Tuesday as part of a plea agreement, authorities said.
Jermaine R. Malloy, 18, of of the 100 block of East Taylor Street in DeKalb, was charged with aggravated battery and mob action.
DeKALB – Public patios in DeKalb will be smoke free under changes to city law DeKalb aldermen approved Monday, although not all aldermen support the ban.
DeKALB – Jordan Lanum felt relieved Monday knowing he wouldn't be homeless when he started classes at Northern Illinois University.
DeKalb Captain Jeff Jossendal said they responded to a car fire at 11:01 a.m. and the flames from the back side of the engine in the car was contained within ten minutes.
Thumbs-up: To community support. Jan Wahlgren's Stage 4 lung cancer diagnosis in May was a “slap in the face to someone who never smoked.” But Wahlgren, co-owner of the Dairy Joy in Hinckley, continues to go to work every day , buoyed in part by the support of her customers and the community.
DeKALB – When principal Andria Mitchell first walked around and felt the doors of newly renovated Tyler Elementary School in DeKalb, she cried.
DeKALB – As students moved into Northern Illinois University residence halls Friday, senior Jordan Lanum was trying to figure out where he would live after his apartment building was condemned.
Theis, an actuarial science major, has lived on campus since he transferred from Harper College almost two years ago.
DeKALB – Corn Fest will take place in downtown DeKalb from Friday, Aug. 29 through Sunday, Aug. 31. According to festival chair Lisa Angel, downtown parking lot closures will begin on Tuesday, Aug. 26, and street closures will begin on Thursday, Aug. 28. The carnival will be located in the city lots of Glidden, Ellwood, and Haish, which are ... (more)
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 02:44 pm
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