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DeKalb, Illinois is located in Dekalb County. Zip codes in DeKalb, IL include 60115. The median home price in DeKalb is $139,900 which is roughly $82/per square foot. More DeKalb information.

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Saturday | Daily Chronicle

Photos: Tails Mutt Strut 5K

Apollo, a 6 month-old boxer/french mastiff mix, cheers on finishers of the 9th annual Tails Mutt Strut at Hopkins Park in DeKalb with his owner Tails volunteer Julia Mattera, on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.

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Saturday | Daily Chronicle

Olson: When does a professor cross the line?

A university should include faculty with a wide range of views, even controversial ones, and they shouldn't be penalized for expressing them. That widely accepted concept is called “academic freedom,” and it's one of the privileges that comes along with having tenure as a professor.

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Saturday | Daily Chronicle

Our View: Thumbs-up, thumbs-down: Camp Power a positive force

Thumbs-up: To a drop in crime . From mid-June to mid-August, “part 2” crimes – including battery, criminal damage, trespassing, weapons, sex crimes and some narcotics offenses – in DeKalb's University Village were down 26 percent from the same period last year.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Daily Herald

Armchair quarterbacks can learn about the physics of football

At the next STEM Cafe on Wednesday, Sept. 17, learn about "The Physics of Football" with Northern Illinois University professor and armchair quarterback Mike Eads.

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Daily Chronicle

Officials investigating fire at DeKalb apartment

Fire officials are trying to determine what caused a kitchen fire just before noon Friday at Amber Manor Apartments, 914 Ridge Ridge Drive in DeKalb. Officials found heavy damage at Apartment No.

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The Daily Gazette

DeKalb woman killed, Sterling man injured in crash on I-88

DeKALB – A 28-year-old DeKalb woman was killed early Friday when she drove her car against traffic on Interstate 88 and crashed head-on with another car, state police said. Kimberly Havlicek was driving west in the eastbound lanes just west of Annie Glidden Road about 12:50 a.m. Friday when her 2002 Mitsubishi Galant collided with a 2012 Toyota Camry, Illinois State Police Master Sgt.

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Daily Chronicle

DeKalb woman killed in crash on Interstate 88

DeKALB – A 28-year-old DeKalb woman was killed early Friday when she drove her car against traffic on Interstate 88 and crashed head-on with another car, state police said. Kimberly Havlicek was driving west in the eastbound lanes just west of Annie Glidden Road about 12:50 a.m. Friday when her 2002 Mitsubishi Galant collided with a 2012 Toyota Camry, Illinois State Police Master Sgt.

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De Kalb Midweek

Police enforcing railroad laws for rail safety week

DeKALB – To promote railroad safety awareness and education, the DeKalb Police Department is participating in Illinois Rail Safety Week, Sept. 14-20.

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The Daily Gazette

NIU enrollment decline smallest in 5 years

DeKALB – Northern Illinois University senior Joe Palmer thinks students seem more energized across campus since he started there 3 years ago. It might be the renewed emphasis on town-gown relations or cosmetic improvements across campus, from banners emphasizing student career success to the recently revamped NIU smartphone app that includes an interactive campus map.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Daily Chronicle

Residents gather in remembrance at 9/11 ceremony in DeKalb

Joynt lined up more than 30 of his toy emergency vehicles in front of the half-mast American flag. Monica Maschak - mmaschak@shawmedia.com Claude Sonday, of Woodstock, suits up in preparation to fly his 1941 Stearman Thursday at the DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport.

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Daily Chronicle

DeKalb's Camp Power builds relationships

DeKALB – To DeKalb Police Chief Gene Lowery, a picture of a police officer holding hands with a child embodies what happened at University Village this summer. He said Camp Power, a summer program hosted this year at University Village in DeKalb , built relationships between the police and some of the children who live in the multibuilding complex.

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Daily Chronicle

Third Street railroad crossing to close Friday

DeKALB – The Union Pacific railroad track crossing on Third Street in downtown DeKalb will close at 8 a.m. Friday.

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De Kalb Midweek

Egyptian to screen documentary on revolutionary conservationist

DeKALB –The Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St. in downtown DeKalb, is excited to partner with the Illinois Lincoln Highway Association for a screening of the award-winning documentary about a pioneering landscape architect described as “Poet of the Prairie, Maker of Public Parks and Prophet of Conservation.” The award-winning film “ Jens Jensen The Living Green ” will be shown at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Egyptian Theatre.

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Daily Chronicle

Sept. 10 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 Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Daily Chronicle

DeKalb seeks more help with building code inspections

DeKALB – City officials in DeKalb have decided they need more help from the contractor they've hired to provide building inspections after issues they encountered this summer. DeKalb aldermen on Monday approved an amendment to the city's contract with SAFEbuilt Illinois, the contractor that has been providing plan reviews and permit inspections since city officials outsourced the building department earlier this year.

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Daily Chronicle

DeKalb police ask residents to register for new Code Red system

DeKALB – City officials are asking DeKalb residents to register with the Code Red Emergency Notification System as they prepare for a test of the system. Those who are registered will receive a one-minute message when the test is conducted at 10 a.m. Monday.

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Daily Chronicle

Man convicted of stalking Kingston woman

It took a jury about two hours to convict a DeKalb man of aggravated stalking and violating an order of protection, the same charges he was convicted of in 2012 in Kane County. John Cassimatis, 73, of the 1100 block of Rushmoore Drive, could face probation or between three and seven years in prison at a hearing scheduled for Nov. 12. He was convicted Wednesday after a two-day jury trial that partially relied on evidence from a wiretap conducted during a lunch Cassimatis had with a friend.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Daily Chronicle

Tornado sirens working with temporary fix

DeKALB – DeKalb's temporary fix to the citywide tornado sirens is now operational as city leaders wait for a permanent solution. DeKalb police tested the temporary system at 10 a.m. Wednesday.

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Daily Herald

Music Studio's approach produces extraordinary results

Music students of all ages are learning and performing beyond their expectations, thanks to the unique teaching approach offered by Mattix Music Studio. "Every student learns music in his own way, at his own pace," noted Dan Mattix, who with his wife Katie owns and operates Mattix Music Studio.

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Daily Chronicle

DeKalb man faces drug-dealing charges

A 19-year-old DeKalb man is accused of trying to sell marijuana and hallucinogenic mushrooms in DeKalb, authorities said.

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