5 hrs ago
Our View: Thumbs up to young donors
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.
9 hrs ago
DeKalb High School fights distracted driving, earns $25K grant
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.
10 hrs ago
Kane Co. Chronicle
Our View: ComEd and the Grand Prairie Gateway
It's created a website and hosted nine open houses. It's spoken with community leaders, as well as the media.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Goods piling up at Freezin' for Food
DeKALB – DeKalb resident Missy Garman works every day with families who don't know when their next meal will be.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Suspect captured in University Heights armed robbery
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.
Santa Claus Arrives in DeKalb
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.
13 arrested in trespass sweep at University Village
DeKalb and Northern Illinois University police arrested 13 people Wednesday who previously had been banned from University Village, 722 N. Annie Glidden Road.
Lottery in county clerk's primary set
SYCAMORE – The two Democratic candidates for DeKalb County Clerk & Recorder filed their nominating petitions at the same time, so a lottery will be held Wednesday to determine their order on the ballot.
DeKalb Library board prepares for strategic planning
DeKALB – With the library expansion getting underway in March, the DeKalb Public Library Board of Trustees met Wednesday evening with Alicia Schatteman to discuss a new strategic plan.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Lehan Drugs robbed overnight
DeKALB – Police are looking for information about an overnight break-in in which cash and prescription drugs were stolen from Lehan Drugs, 1407 S. Fourth St. in DeKalb.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Huntley parks to seek voter OK for new facility
This photo of DeKalb Park District's indoor, artificial turf facility illustrates what Huntley Park District would like to build, if voters approve the referendum question on the March ballot.
Three men charged with DeKalb home invasion
DeKALB – Three men remained in DeKalb County Jail on Tuesday unable to post $100,000 bond after they allegedly attacked two men inside their DeKalb home with a knife.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Former State's Attorney running for DeKalb County Board
Former DeKalb County State's Attorney Clay Campbell is running for office again, but this time he wants a seat on the DeKalb County Board.
Alleged gunman in DeKalb robbery at large
DeKALB – Police have charged a 22-year-old Matteson man and arrested his girlfriend for allegedly holding up two women last week in a DeKalb apartment complex office.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Holiday shopping begins early in DeKalb County
DeKALB – Sycamore resident Nico Juarez stood in the Best Buy checkout line Thursday with a 32-inch LED TV in hand and shouted, “Happy Thanksgiving!” Black Friday, the annual shopping holiday, seems to have moved up a day on the calendar.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
DeKalb County groups host community dinners today
DeKALB – Judy Greenwell is helping to host a Thanksgiving dinner service for anyone looking for a place to go this holiday.
Woman robbed at gunpoint at University Heights
DeKALB – An office clerk at the University Heights apartments was robbed at gunpoint about 4 p.m. Wednesday, DeKalb police said.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Georgia Straight
My interview with Lostprophets' Ian Watkins, the most hated man on earth
It's a weird feeling, realizing that you've spent several minutes of your life casually chatting with a young man who, as it turns out, is one of the most vile human beings alive.