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"Midwest Living" Features Rockford
Rockford has been long known for its struggles including a high crime right, high unemployment, and the recent designation as the 3rd most miserable city in the nation by Forbes Magazine.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Sycamore awards contract for sidewalk work
On Monday, RT Ericson Builders was awarded $58,404.50 by the Sycamore City Council to repair hazardous sidewalks near schools and heavily traveled areas.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Going extra miles to fight cancer at Relay For Life of DeKalb County
Cancer survivor Raegan Mann, 6, of DeKalb decides what candy she wants Friday during the 17th annual Relay For Life of DeKalb County at Sycamore High School.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Little Nikita and the law
Tony Deyal In the novel Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens, which is set in the 1830s, the character Mr Bumble was told that the law supposes that your wife acts under your direction.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
High gas prices hit DeKalb County hard
The Sycamore resident paid $63.82 to fill up the tank of his Ford Ranger at the Road Ranger in DeKalb on Friday, which was the most gas he had to pay for.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Probation for man who broke jail window
SYCAMORE – A 20-year-old man was sentenced to two years of probation Tuesday after admitting to breaking a jail window May 8 while authorities said he was heavily intoxicated.
Sycamore to step out for breast cancer awareness
The owner of Riccardi's Red Hots and Soda Fountain, located at 418 West State St. in Sycamore, is going pink for Sycamore's 9th annual Ladies Night Out fundraiser for breast cancer research.
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Parents support fired St. Peter principal
Rosann Feldmann, center, former principal of St. Peter Catholic School in Geneva, embraces Chase Hofmann of Elburn as she says good-bye Monday, the last day of school.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Ethics complaint: Former Sycamore attorney lied about prostitutionNEW:
Reema "Nicki" Bajaj pleaded guilty last year to misdemeanor prostitution for a single incident in August 2010, which happened before she became an attorney in November 2010.
Playing angry birds, Illinois style
Some wildlife experts say they're noticing an increase in feisty fowl across parts of Illinois, thanks to a delayed nesting season.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Complaint Alleges Lawyer Had Sex for Office Supplies
Six-month investigation reveals dozens of school taxi drivers have criminal histories, ranging from public indecency and domestic battery, to soliciting a prostitute and even child sexual assault.
Thu May 30, 2013
4 things to do this weekend: June 1-2
The Kishwaukee Valley Art League is proud to present the annual Northern Illinois Art Show to the public on Saturday and Sunday, June 1 and 2. Held each spring in Sycamore on the DeKalb County Courthouse lawn and in its 42nd year, the Northern Illinois Art Show features the work of artists in fine arts and fine crafts from across the Midwest.
4 plead not guilty to hazing in Palatine teen's death
Four members of a Northern Illinois University fraternity have pleaded not guilty to felony hazing charges in connection with a student's death.
Tue May 28, 2013
Four deny hazing charges in fraternity drinking death
Rob Winner – email@example.com Steven A. Libert , of Naperville, appeared in DeKalb County Court in Sycamore, Ill.
De Kalb Midweek
Looking Back: May 29, 2013
The Ellwood-Nehring mansion at 417 N. First St. in DeKalb, circa 1900. Thanks to the Ellwood House Museum for the photo.
De Kalb Midweek
Preventing summer brain drain
Ashley Barry, left, and Josh Oates, both third-graders at Kingston Elementary School, watch a snake slither at the Natural Resource Education Center at Russell Woods Forest Preserve.
De Kalb Midweek
Summer the time for farm markets
Barb Pondelick, of Sycamore, uses a garden hoe to mark where to plant vegetable plants at her parents' farm in Maple Park, Ill., Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
Thu May 23, 2013
Police searching for Cortland rape suspect
Emilio G. Seay, 25, of the 80 block of East Clover Avenue, was charged on Thursday, May 23 with unlawful restraint and criminal sexual assault.
Sycamore Comes to Culver's to Support Community Baby Shower
On the surface, it appeared like an average dinner night out Tuesday at the Culver's in Sycamore.
Wed May 22, 2013
Industrial worker's hand caught in machinery
SYCAMORE – A Manufactured Packaging Products worker suffered serious injuries Tuesday after his hand became entrapped in a heavy industrial roller machine, authorities said.