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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb honors fallen veterans in Memorial Day paradehelps us remember why we’re here in the first place, and this is good for the c
DeKalb honors fallen veterans in Memorial Day parade
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
helps us remember why we’re here in the first place, and this is good for the community,” she said. Members of the Northern Illinois University Veteran’s Association were proud to march in the parade and hand out flags to spectators. “It’s... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb Fire Department invites community to fire truck dedication1, 700 Pine St., DeKalb. The city spent $420,000 last year to buy the 2008 Pie
DeKalb Fire Department invites community to fire truck dedication
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
1, 700 Pine St., DeKalb. The city spent $420,000 last year to buy the 2008 Pierce Quantum 105-foot aerial ladder truck. Northern Illinois University contributed $275,000 as part of its fire service agreement with the city. The new truck... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, May 29, 2016actually learning how to cook. 2. Vacation in either Puerto Rico or Australia.
The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, May 29, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
actually learning how to cook. 2. Vacation in either Puerto Rico or Australia. 3. Feel accomplished after graduating from Northern Illinois University. Within my time at NIU, I want to branch out, join clubs, participate in sports and make the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Heflin making most of lone spring in trackhe was now ready to give track a shot. It would serve as a bridge for his next
Heflin making most of lone spring in track
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
he was now ready to give track a shot. It would serve as a bridge for his next athletic venture – as a walk-on for the Northern Illinois University football team. “I’m training for college football, so I needed to get faster and get in shape,”... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Red Letter Dates for art events in June, July and Augustor New, 6-7 p.m. Peoria Public Library, 107 NE Monroe St. Presented by Dr. Dani
Red Letter Dates for art events in June, July and August
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
or New, 6-7 p.m. Peoria Public Library, 107 NE Monroe St. Presented by Dr. Daniel L. Gebo, professor of anthropology at Northern Illinois University. Free. 28 Peoria Heights Community Band, 7 p.m. Tower Park, Peoria Heights. Conductor: George... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
In the Suburbs: 50 years after graduation, the path ahead still beckonsfallen into place. On a very hot early summer-like May 1966 afternoon I marched
In the Suburbs: 50 years after graduation, the path ahead still beckons
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
fallen into place. On a very hot early summer-like May 1966 afternoon I marched with several hundred fellow graduates into Northern Illinois University's football stadium to the strains of the traditional “Pomp and Circumstance.” In those days, we... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Seven Concerts in Seven Days: Aca-scuse Me?Can’t Make It “The most exciting thing for the group this year was our second
Seven Concerts in Seven Days: Aca-scuse Me?
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 4 days ago
Can’t Make It “The most exciting thing for the group this year was our second ICCA. We also recently performed at Northern Illinois University with the Harmelodics, an all-female group who we met during ICCAs. Our upcoming show is going to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Local law enforcement officers to carry torch for Special OlympicsOfficers from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, DeKalb Police Department, Syc
Local law enforcement officers to carry torch for Special Olympics
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Officers from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, DeKalb Police Department, Sycamore Police Department and Northern Illinois University Department of Police and Public Safety will run in their communities at 3 p.m. June 5, according to a news... Read more
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The News & Observer
Cary hires new town manager from Illinoisdegree in political science from Western Illinois University and earned his mas
Cary hires new town manager from Illinois
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
degree in political science from Western Illinois University and earned his master’s degree in public administration from Northern Illinois University, according to a news release. He also is a graduate of Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Da classic Chicago accent is almost entirely gone from TV, moviesthings that I found in my research," said Durian, an adjunct professor of Engli
Da classic Chicago accent is almost entirely gone from TV, movies
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
things that I found in my research," said Durian, an adjunct professor of English who teaches at the College of DuPage and Northern Illinois University, "is that, among baby boomers — people like Dennis Farina — you were more likely to find it... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Youth Sinfonia auditions June 4including popular music classics by Led Zeppelin and the Beatles. The music is
Youth Sinfonia auditions June 4
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
including popular music classics by Led Zeppelin and the Beatles. The music is fun and challenging.� Offered by the Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts, the CSA Sinfonia rehearses from 7:30 to 9:45 p.m. Wednesdays in... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Beth Fowler dancers to present 'West Side Story & More!'roles of Maria and Tony will be danced by company member Anna Nolazco of West C
Beth Fowler dancers to present 'West Side Story & More!'
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
roles of Maria and Tony will be danced by company member Anna Nolazco of West Chicago, and guest artist Stephan Blood from Northern Illinois University. Featured as Bernardo will be Eddy Garcia of Sycamore, and company member Lindsey Haugen of St.... Read more
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Daily Herald
46 teacher retires after nearly 50 years with districtfrom Elgin High School in 1974. Earning a bachelor's degree and teaching certif
46 teacher retires after nearly 50 years with district
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
from Elgin High School in 1974. Earning a bachelor's degree and teaching certificate from Elgin Community College and Northern Illinois University, he worked some odd jobs as a horseshoer, printer and grocery store clerk. Whiting said he... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Auto service business owner involved in communityfor Caterpillar’s Aurora plant for a number of years before deciding to open hi
Auto service business owner involved in community
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
for Caterpillar’s Aurora plant for a number of years before deciding to open his own business. He earned an MBA from Northern Illinois University.� Oke relocated the business to Batavia in 1981. Over the years, he has changed gasoline brands... Read more
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Investopedia
The Top 4 AT&T Shareholders (T)from Cuba in 1962 and worked his way through school, ultimately earning his mas
The Top 4 AT&T Shareholders (T)
Investopedia / Posted 6 days ago
from Cuba in 1962 and worked his way through school, ultimately earning his master of business administration (MBA) from Northern Illinois University. In 2009, he co-authored the book "Obstacles Welcome: How to Turn Adversity to Advantage in... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Proud of DeKalb’s ABC teamfeat. The team put in countless hours to seek input, ideas and suggestions fro
Proud of DeKalb’s ABC team
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
feat. The team put in countless hours to seek input, ideas and suggestions from community members, business leaders and Northern Illinois University senior staff. They assembled a cohesive plan and competed in Durham, North Carolina, along with... Read more
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The MidWeek
Beth Fowler dancers to present 'West Side Story & More!'roles of Maria and Tony will be danced by company member Anna Nolazco of West C
Beth Fowler dancers to present 'West Side Story & More!'
The MidWeek / Posted 6 days ago
roles of Maria and Tony will be danced by company member Anna Nolazco of West Chicago, and guest artist Stephan Blood from Northern Illinois University. Featured as Bernardo will be Eddy Garcia of Sycamore and company member Lindsey Haugen of St.... Read more
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The MidWeek
Audition for CSA Youth Sinfonia set for June 4including popular music classics by Led Zeppelin and the Beatles. The music is
Audition for CSA Youth Sinfonia set for June 4
The MidWeek / Posted 6 days ago
including popular music classics by Led Zeppelin and the Beatles. The music is fun and challenging.� Offered by the Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts, CSA Sinfonia meets for rehearsals on Wednesdays from 7:30 to 9:45... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Illinois stalemate no excuse for ghosting on retirees' health careof them say they are being rejected for surgical procedures due to having state
Illinois stalemate no excuse for ghosting on retirees' health care
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
of them say they are being rejected for surgical procedures due to having state of Illinois insurance, which isn't making payments. Medicare, on the other hand, pays. Pamela Farris retired from Northern Illinois University. She lives in R... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Illinois stalemate no excuse for ghosting on retirees' healthcaresome of them say they are being rejected for surgical procedures due to having
Illinois stalemate no excuse for ghosting on retirees' healthcare
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
some of them say they are being rejected for surgical procedures due to having state of Illinois insurance which isn't making payments. Medicare, on the other hand, pays. Pamela Farris retired from Northern Illinois University. She lives in Rosel... Read more
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Daily Herald
Challenged schools like East Aurora find a payoff in innovationto, maybe join a gang. This weekend, Delao will make family history when he cr
Challenged schools like East Aurora find a payoff in innovation
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
to, maybe join a gang. This weekend, Delao will make family history when he crosses the stage at the Convocation Center at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb to accept his diploma from East Aurora High School. He leaves high school with a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
May 24 police reportsDeKalb and La Salle counties, and Broward County, Florida, and charged with unl
May 24 police reports
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
DeKalb and La Salle counties, and Broward County, Florida, and charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance. Northern Illinois University Cesar Rodriguez-Aguilera, 41, of the 400 block of South First Street, DeKalb, was charged... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Olson: Say what you will about knocking wood ...taking me apart in a game of chess during our lunch break – that things tend to
Olson: Say what you will about knocking wood ...
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
taking me apart in a game of chess during our lunch break – that things tend to slow down in DeKalb once the students leave Northern Illinois University. Not 10 minutes later, we learn that there’s been a bomb threat at Clinton Rosette Middle... Read more
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Huntley Farmside
On the Record With: Marengo attorney, Super Lawyer recipient Steve Greeleyearning his bachelor’s degree in law enforcement from Western Illinois Universi
On the Record With: Marengo attorney, Super Lawyer recipient Steve Greeley
Huntley Farmside / Posted 8 days ago
earning his bachelor’s degree in law enforcement from Western Illinois University, Greeley went on to attend law school at Northern Illinois University. It was his internship at a law firm that made him realize his passion for practicing law and... Read more
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Northwest Herald
On the Record With: Marengo attorney, Super Lawyer recipient Steve Greeleyearning his bachelor’s degree in law enforcement from Western Illinois Universi
On the Record With: Marengo attorney, Super Lawyer recipient Steve Greeley
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
earning his bachelor’s degree in law enforcement from Western Illinois University, Greeley went on to attend law school at Northern Illinois University. It was his internship at a law firm that made him realize his passion for practicing law and... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Kishwaukee College celebrates Class of 2016said she got a great experience, and the professors also helped her figure out
Kishwaukee College celebrates Class of 2016
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
said she got a great experience, and the professors also helped her figure out her career path. Neff plans to go to Northern Illinois University in the fall to study finance. “I realized I was good in my businesses classes,” she said.... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Dennis Hastert Fast FactsHastert Marriage: Jean (Kahl) Hastert (1973-present) Children: Ethan and Josh
Dennis Hastert Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
Hastert Marriage: Jean (Kahl) Hastert (1973-present) Children: Ethan and Joshua Education: Wheaton College, B.A., 1964; Northern Illinois University, M.S., 1967 Religion: Protestant Other Facts: Goes by the nickname "Denny." Hastert is... Read more
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New Kerala
New material can help develop new computing technologies - newkerala.com #67225could someday lead to smaller and more powerful computers or even play a role i
New material can help develop new computing technologies - newkerala.com #67225
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
could someday lead to smaller and more powerful computers or even play a role in quantum computing, said Zhili Xiao from Northern Illinois University, who led the team from US Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory. "Our work... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Physical therapy student completes internship in CaryCARY – Physical therapy student Kevin McGuire, a recent graduate of Northern Il
Physical therapy student completes internship in Cary
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
CARY – Physical therapy student Kevin McGuire, a recent graduate of Northern Illinois University, has completed an eight-week internship at Cary Physical Therapy. The internship provides physical therapy students with "one-on-one" mentoring and... Read more
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Northwest Herald
College graduates experience gender pay gap right away, reports showand determines who she hires based on skill. Terrence Bishop, associate profes
College graduates experience gender pay gap right away, reports show
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
and determines who she hires based on skill. Terrence Bishop, associate professor in the Department of Management of the Northern Illinois University College of Business, said he is an advocate for employers being transparent on the strategy... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Life, hoops and other musings: Award-winning PSU poet Davis hunts for inspiration from the landhave time to think about it." While at Grace, one of his best friends since ju
Life, hoops and other musings: Award-winning PSU poet Davis hunts for inspiration from the land
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
have time to think about it." While at Grace, one of his best friends since junior high was playing on scholarship at Northern Illinois University. "We were very close friends since seventh grade," Davis said. "I had a crush on her, but I... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Health officials: Person with measles visited several DeKalb locationsA family member of a Northern Illinois University student who graduated during
Health officials: Person with measles visited several DeKalb locations
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
A family member of a Northern Illinois University student who graduated during the 1:30 p.m. ceremony May 14 at the NIU Convocation Center was diagnosed with measles. “This individual visited several locations in northern Illinois, including hotels... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Freeport Art Museum unveils a topical exhibit on masculinityDr. Kristen Meyers, a sociology professor and the director of the Center for th
Freeport Art Museum unveils a topical exhibit on masculinity
The Journal-Standard / Posted 9 days ago
Dr. Kristen Meyers, a sociology professor and the director of the Center for the Study of Women, Gender and Sexuality at Northern Illinois University, and Barbara Wells, a sexual assault therapist/program supervisor at VOICES of Stephenson... Read more
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Daily Herald
Health department reports case of measles in Illinoisand is no longer infectious. Shah says the person visited several locations in
Health department reports case of measles in Illinois
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
and is no longer infectious. Shah says the person visited several locations in northern Illinois, including hotels and a Northern Illinois University graduation. The department is working with health officials in Chicago, DeKalb and Evanston to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Aubiston, Lewburn or how it’s always been? Lewiston-Auburn merger hinges on civic identitySuzanne Leland and Kurt Thurmaier, professors of public administration at the U
Aubiston, Lewburn or how it’s always been? Lewiston-Auburn merger hinges on civic identity
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Suzanne Leland and Kurt Thurmaier, professors of public administration at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Northern Illinois University respectively. A merger campaign has a better chance of garnering support if supporters can... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Woodstock veteran receives MCC award after overcoming homelessness to help othersThe 29-year-old Woodstock man soon will complete his associate’s degree in busi
Woodstock veteran receives MCC award after overcoming homelessness to help others
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 days ago
The 29-year-old Woodstock man soon will complete his associate’s degree in business, move on to Northern Illinois University and continue to help those in need. His recent successes are not without identified struggles along the way, but he’ll be... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
'Cop on a Rooftop' event raises thousands for Special Olympics IllinoisOfficers from the Northern Illinois University, Sycamore and DeKalb police depa
'Cop on a Rooftop' event raises thousands for Special Olympics Illinois
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Officers from the Northern Illinois University, Sycamore and DeKalb police departments took turns waving from doughnut shop roofs Friday. Collectively, NIU and DeKalb police raised $2,167 for Special Olympics Illinois, beating last year’s total of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Area police raise thousands for Special OlympicsOfficers from the Northern Illinois University, Sycamore and DeKalb police depa
Area police raise thousands for Special Olympics
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Officers from the Northern Illinois University, Sycamore and DeKalb police departments took turns waving from doughnut shop roofs Friday. Collectively, NIU and DeKalb police raised $2,167 for Special Olympics Illinois, beating last year’s total of... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Case of measles confirmed in Illinoisincluding hotels and a college graduation.” Those locations are: Potential ex
Case of measles confirmed in Illinois
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 10 days ago
including hotels and a college graduation.” Those locations are: Potential exposures in Illinois may have occurred to: Northern Illinois University is alerting students, facility, and staff. The Dept of Public Health says a person who was... Read more
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Daily Herald
NIU trustees vote to rescind Hastert's honorary law degreeDEKALB, Ill. -- Northern Illinois University trustees have voted to rescind an
NIU trustees vote to rescind Hastert's honorary law degree
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
DEKALB, Ill. -- Northern Illinois University trustees have voted to rescind an honorary degree given to former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert. Hastert must report to prison by June 22 to begin serving a 15-month sentence in a hush-money case.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Prosperous Mexican farms suck up water, leaving villages high and dryon health caused by excess arsenic and fluoride in the community wells of Guana
Prosperous Mexican farms suck up water, leaving villages high and dry
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
on health caused by excess arsenic and fluoride in the community wells of Guanajuato, but recent tests carried out by Northern Illinois University for Caminos de Agua show levels that are many times higher than levels recommended by the World... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers create 'rewritable magnetic charge ice'and Zhili Xiao A team of scientists working at the U.S. Department of Energy's
Researchers create 'rewritable magnetic charge ice'
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
and Zhili Xiao A team of scientists working at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory and led by Northern Illinois University physicist and Argonne materials scientist Zhili Xiao has created a new material, called... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Bishops appoint new members to abuse oversight boardMinnesota, and a master’s degree in theology from Manhattan College, New York.
Bishops appoint new members to abuse oversight board
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
Minnesota, and a master’s degree in theology from Manhattan College, New York. He has pursued additional studies at Northern Illinois University, and he received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for summer study at the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Is a gap year after high school a good idea? Experts dividedand excited when they come to Illinois, whether it's the fall after their high
Is a gap year after high school a good idea? Experts divided
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
and excited when they come to Illinois, whether it's the fall after their high school graduation or later," Kaler said. Northern Illinois University officials say students considering taking a gap year should delay applying for admission until... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Stampeders sign four draftees and one undrafted playerin total. Singleton, as well as second-round pick (15th overall) Juwan Brescac
Calgary Stampeders sign four draftees and one undrafted player
Calgary Sun / Posted 13 days ago
in total. Singleton, as well as second-round pick (15th overall) Juwan Brescacin, a 6-foot-3, 227-pound receiver out of Northern Illinois University, were important names to get under contract and Hufnagel was able to do just that with eight... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Raymond G. ApplerSchool, and was a 1938 graduate of Steward High School. He played baseball at t
Raymond G. Appler
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 days ago
School, and was a 1938 graduate of Steward High School. He played baseball at the high school level and as a pitcher for Northern Illinois University, and was a professional baseball prospect before the war. When World War II broke out, Ray chose... Read more
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Officer.com
Killers in the classroom16, 2007: 32 killed and 17 injured at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia Fe
Killers in the classroom
Officer.com / Posted 14 days ago
16, 2007: 32 killed and 17 injured at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia Feb. 14, 2008: 5 killed, 21 injured at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois Dec. 14, 2012: 20 elementary-aged students and six adults killed, 2 injured... Read more
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Daily Mail
Four Kansas middle schoolers accused of mass murder schemeFive students are killed and 18 are wounded when former student Steven Kazmierc
Four Kansas middle schoolers accused of mass murder scheme
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Five students are killed and 18 are wounded when former student Steven Kazmierczak, 27, opens fire in a lecture hall at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois, before committing suicide. Feb. 8, 2008: Two people are killed when Latina... Read more
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Business Wire
RLR Hires Tom Frale as Director of Business Developmenthelping to expand the RLR brand beyond the western United States.” Frale earne
RLR Hires Tom Frale as Director of Business Development
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
helping to expand the RLR brand beyond the western United States.” Frale earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Northern Illinois University and a Master of Business Administration in Service Sector Management from the Kellstadt Graduate... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
May 17 police reportscharged Thursday, May 12, with driving under the influence, not wearing a seat
May 17 police reports
Daily Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
charged Thursday, May 12, with driving under the influence, not wearing a seat belt, and driving with a suspended license. Northern Illinois University Enrique A. Vasquez Jr., 23, of the 900 block of B. Carlisle Drive, Rochelle, was charged... Read more
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