Olson: DeKalba s nuggets deserve more fame
If you haven't read reporter Jessi Haish's story about beer nuggets – well, then chances are you're reading this online because it's right there on the front page.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
New trees planned for DeKalb Nature Trail
Marilyn Moltz of Sycamore walks Friday on the Nature Trail in DeKalb. The DeKalb Park Board discussed the possibility of planting 60 trees along a section of the Nature Trail.
DeKalb man receives probation for attempted child porn
SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man accused of binding and photographing two young clothed girls in his home was sentenced to four years' probation and released from jail Friday.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Bond reduced in DeKalb cocaine case
SYCAMORE – A 24-year-old DeKalb man accused of having about 37 grams of cocaine in a safe under his bed had his bond reduced Thursday from $250,000 to $100,000.
Carpentersville finance director leaving for DeKalb
Village Finance Director Catherine Haley has resigned to take a similar post in the city of DeKalb, Village Manager J. Mark Rooney said Wednesday.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Farminga s relevance in Tuesdays on the Town summer spotlight
"DeKalb County has a huge agricultural community," said Poynter, Sycamore Future Farmers of America adviser and teacher.
Helicopter called in search for DeKalb man
Sgt. Brad Carls turns the boat around to head upstream to the Glidden Road bridge on the north branch of the Kishwaukee River with a team from the Illinois-Wisconsin Search & Rescue Dogs on Tuesday.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Moran: Development keeps churning farm towns into suburbs
Lake County residents with long memories can tell you about the days when Waukegan ended at Lewis Avenue, long before the arrival of Belvidere Mall, much less the Home Depot that now sits next to it.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Walking tour highlights Sycamorea s finest
SYCAMORE – Steve Bigolin is always happy to talk about one of his favorite homes in Sycamore, which features a gate with a spiderweb design to fit the city's love of autumn and the Pumpkin Festival.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Star-spangled spectacle draws big crowds to DeKalb
Pyrotechnicians Doug Moser , of DCV Imports, Matt Allen and Jason Kenyon set up the fireworks finale of 552 shells on Friday afternoon at Hopkins Park.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
DeKalb open mic nights still vibrant after House Cafe reopens
Ron Kollman of DeKalb sings Led Zeppelin's "Kashmir" and plays aucostic guitar while on stage during open mic night June 30 at The House Cafe in DeKalb.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Summer lunch program feeds hungry kids
SYCAMORE – Sycamore School District 427 is participating in a free summer food program for the first time after more than half of the students at West Elementary School qualified for free or reduced price lunches this past school year.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Violent storms spare much of DeKalb County
DeKalb County dispatcher Sgt. Tim Duda keeps the radar on the screen at the county's communication center.
PHOTOS: Sinkhole swallows 2 vehicles in Kane County
According to the Kane County Sheriff's Department, deputies responded to Thomas Road and McDonalds Road just before 4:00am.Upon arrival they discovered a Ford Taurus that had been driven into a part of the roadway that had been completely washed out.
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Two hurt when car drives into sinkhole in Kane Co.
About 3:50 a.m. sheriff's deputies were dispatched to Thomas Road about a quarter mile north of McDonald Road in unincorporated Burlington Township, where a Ford Taurus had driven into a part of the roadway "that had been completely washed out," according to a statement from Kane County Sheriff's office Lt.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Leave fireworks to professionals
DeKALB – Local fire departments say the best way to celebrate Independence Day this year is to leave the fireworks up to the professionals.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
June 27 police reports
Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and city police departments.
Lighting a fire for history
Sycamore's first motorized vehicle still bears the city's name. The 1923 Stutz fire engine needs some sanding, repainting ... Danielle Guerra/Daily Chronicle Sycamore, Ill., Assistant Fire Chief Marc Doty, left, climbs onto the department's first motorized fire engine, a 1923 Stutz, while Gene Ege, a retired Sycamore fire chief and now on the board ... (more)
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Sycamore driver nods off, crashes minivan
SYCAMORE – A 40-year-old Sycamore man was charged with driving on a revoked license after he fell asleep while driving Friday morning and ended up in a ditch, authorities said.