3 hrs ago
Our View: Sober house plan deserved better
A plan to buy a home at 303 E. Exchange St. in Sycamore for use as a sober-living house deserved better debate than it received from the DeKalb County Board.
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7 hrs ago
Police: Woman hit man with tire iron along I-88
SYCAMORE – A 38-year-old Chicago woman accused of striking a family or household member with a tire iron was released on her own recognizance this week.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Crime Stoppers seeks tips in Genoa, Sycamore thefts
In the overnight hours of April 7, tools, several new Interstate automotive batteries and an undisclosed amount of cash were taken from a garage in the 600 block of Park Avenue in Genoa.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Evergreen Village owner agrees to sell property
SYCAMORE – On the eve of the DeKalb County Board's deadline, Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park owner Frank Santoro told the Daily Chronicle he has accepted the $1.47 million offer for his property.
Sycamore artists showcase 'Faces Around Town'
The unit at 366 W. State St., owned by Phil Cuthbert, has been vacant more than 25 years, and last housed DiMarzio Realty.
Jurors deliberating in University Heights armed robbery trial
SYCAMORE – Jurors are deliberating the fate of a 22-year-old Matteson man accused of robbing two DeKalb apartment office employees at gunpoint in November.
DeKalb police think alcohol a factor in recent fatal cash
DeKALB – Victoria “Vicki” Hale's coworkers remember her as a tiny woman with a big smile who helped people who had been involved in serious crashes like the one that claimed her life.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Schrader: Cane provides history mystery
Retired Sycamore School District 427 librarian Mary Lou Reeve, holds an engraved cane handed down from her great-grandfather, Harrison Mackey.
DeKalb man charged with DUI in fatal crash posts bail
Tyrus M. Taylor, 19, of the 1100 block of Market Street in DeKalb, was charged with aggravated driving under the influence and reckless homicide in the crash that killed his 20-year-old sister, Tiffany Taylor.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Kane Co. Chronicle
Schmidt issues public apology in '11 fatal crash
Dawn Weber , mother of Alexis Weber, holds hands with family during a ceremony honoring Timothy Getzelman and Alexis Weber at the Sycamore Fire Department Fire Station No.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
DeKalb DSW opening draws curious shoppers
Sycamore resident Jeanna Valentin needed to buy sandals Thursday before she got a pedicure and saw comedian Gabriel Iglesias at Northern Illinois University's Convocation Center.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Officials file lawsuit in Cortland MHC sewage spill
SYCAMORE – Management of the Cortland MHC mobile home park will document how they dispose of sewage while they develop a plan to fix the failing septic system in the mobile home park, according to a court order entered Wednesday.
Sycamore School District 427 votes to hire police officer
Sycamore School District 427 board members voted Tuesday to add a school resource officer to the middle school.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Photos of the Week March 31 to April 5, 2014
Lakota Rodriguez, 6, flips through a memory book of Matthew Ranken at Culver's in Sycamore on Tuesday, April 2, 2014.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Kane forest district makes deal with ComEd, may make another
The Muirhead Springs Forest Preserve will be home to new ComEd power lines if Kane County Forest Preserve District commissioners get their way, according to a new deal announced last Friday.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Kane Co. Chronicle
Schmidt acquitted of reckless homicide in 2011 crash
SYCAMORE – Patricia Schmidt's attorney said her acquittal Thursday gave new life to the 49-year-old Sycamore woman once accused of reckless homicide in the crash that killed a local couple.
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Wed Apr 02, 2014
Farm tour offers education for suburban moms
Eldon and Sandy Gould and their family welcomed 21 area moms to their 3,000-acre pig farm in Maple Park Saturday, filling them in on some interesting facts about what goes into raising the animals.
Kane Co. Chronicle
Water Street Studios to present Spring Show
BATAVIA – The Water Street Studios Spring Show will open at 6 p.m. Friday, April 11, and run through June 28. For the show, Water Street Studios will welcome Jenny Lam, a Chicago-based artist and independent curator, as a guest juror.