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The MidWeek
Looking up: 11 things to know about the Great American Eclipseit locally. 1 What is an eclipse? “A solar eclipse is a rare event where the
The MidWeek / Posted 8 hours ago
it locally. 1 What is an eclipse? “A solar eclipse is a rare event where the sun is blocked by the moon,” said Sam Watt, Northern Illinois University STEM educator. “Eclipses are rare because the path of the moon, earth and sun all have to line... Read more
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The MidWeek
NIU Community School of the Arts taking fall registrationNIU Community School of the Arts have fun, meet new friends and learn music ski
The MidWeek / Posted 8 hours ago
NIU Community School of the Arts have fun, meet new friends and learn music skills they will enjoy for their whole lives. Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts offers music lessons and classes for children and adults of all... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
MAP grants provide relief for NIU studentsDeKALB – In her first year at Northern Illinois University, sophomore chemistry
Daily Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
DeKALB – In her first year at Northern Illinois University, sophomore chemistry major Racquel Vonch of Joliet was financially secure enough to survive without the assistance of a Monetary Award Program grant. Heading into the 2017-18 school year,... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
DNA specialist to speakand what results they could expect from each type offered. Szabados has degree
Bureau County Republican / Posted 23 hours ago
and what results they could expect from each type offered. Szabados has degrees from the University of Illinois and Northern Illinois University, and has traced his ancestors back to the 1600's in New England and others to the 1730's in... Read more
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The News & Observer
What to expect behind those closed doors at UNC’s NCAA hearing in Nashvilleemerita and interim associate dean for students at Temple University ▪ Joseph
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
emerita and interim associate dean for students at Temple University ▪ Joseph Nova, retired college football coach, Northern Illinois University ▪ Larry Parkinson, director of Office of Enforcement for Federal Energy Regulatory... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
5 takeaways from the Lions preseason openera source of worry. Other takeaways from Sunday's game: Rookie wide receiver K
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
a source of worry. Other takeaways from Sunday's game: Rookie wide receiver Kenny Golladay, a third-round pick out of Northern Illinois University who has been the talk of training camp this summer, was Sunday's star thanks to a pair of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU Community School of the Arts taking fall registrationNIU Community School of the Arts have fun, meet new friends and learn music ski
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
NIU Community School of the Arts have fun, meet new friends and learn music skills they will enjoy for their whole lives. Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts offers music lessons and classes for children and adults of all... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Video: DeKalb Mayor Jerry Smith's State of DeKalb addressby his 100th day in office, including "laser focus" on economic development and
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
by his 100th day in office, including "laser focus" on economic development and strengthening the city's partnership with Northern Illinois University. "DeKalb and Northern go hand in hand in so many positive ways, and now that we see that... Read more
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Northwest Herald
DeKalb could be in running for Toyota-Mazda plantcapability to develop and train professionals in our area,” Borek said, alludin
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
capability to develop and train professionals in our area,” Borek said, alluding to the proximity of Kishwaukee College and Northern Illinois University. Borek said the region also has a significant transportation advantage with highway access... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Police reports for Aug. 11departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proved guilty in court. Northern Illinois University Andrew K. Romani, 21, of the 1400 block of Redwing Drive, Antioch, was charged Saturday, July... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb might be in running for Toyota-Mazda plantcapability to develop and train professionals in our area,” Borek said, alludin
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
capability to develop and train professionals in our area,” Borek said, alluding to the proximity of Kishwaukee College and Northern Illinois University. Borek said the region also has a significant transportation advantage with highway access... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Elmhurst District 205 board approves all-day kindergarten feasibility studyJohn McDonough said. The contract will not exceed $5,000, according to board d
My Suburban Life / Posted 5 days ago
John McDonough said. The contract will not exceed $5,000, according to board documents. Cordogan has a doctorate from Northern Illinois University in education administration with a specialization in statistical research, and he directed a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb could be in running for Toyota-Mazda plantcapability to develop and train professionals in our area," Borek said, alludin
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
capability to develop and train professionals in our area," Borek said, alluding to the proximity of Kishwaukee College and Northern Illinois University. Borek said the region also has a significant transportation advantage with highway access... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Smith touts economic development, NIU partnership during addressby his 100th day in office, including "laser focus" on economic development and
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
by his 100th day in office, including "laser focus" on economic development and strengthening the city's partnership with Northern Illinois University. On his 95th day, Smith reviewed his campaign commitments Thursday during a public address... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Marygrove to end undergrad programslike Marygrove, small liberal arts schools, are very enrollment driven and very
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 5 days ago
like Marygrove, small liberal arts schools, are very enrollment driven and very tuition driven,” says Christopher McCord, Northern Illinois University provost and president-elect of the Council of Colleges of Arts and Sciences, an organization of... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Tour of Homes on Aug. 17 to feature single-family homes for quick move-intell us they appreciate the uncongested environment and close proximity to job
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
tell us they appreciate the uncongested environment and close proximity to job centers in DeKalb County, including Northern Illinois University and KishHealth System, part of Northwestern Medicine. “With so much to offer, Reston Ponds is... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Discover Your Library: Your opinion matters! Long-term planning at its bestI am excited to kick off our strategic planning process this month. The St. Cha
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
I am excited to kick off our strategic planning process this month. The St. Charles Public Library and the Northern Illinois University Center for Governmental Studies have partnered to learn more about what you want to see in our library in the next... Read more
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The MidWeek
NIU SPRING GRADUATESFollowing is a list of local students who graduated from Northern Illinois Univ
The MidWeek / Posted 7 days ago
Following is a list of local students who graduated from Northern Illinois University this spring. Cortland Ghadir Al Suaileek, BS, medical laboratory sciences Dara Bailey, BS, art Joshua Feith, MS, management and information systems Monica... Read more
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The MidWeek
Volunteers needed to help with fall move-in at NIUDeKALB – Northern Illinois University is seeking volunteers for Team NIU, a wel
The MidWeek / Posted 7 days ago
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University is seeking volunteers for Team NIU, a welcoming effort for students of the 2017 fall semester, to help greet students and unload their belongings as they move into the residence halls. Registration for... Read more
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The MidWeek
DeKalb joins nationwide effort to fight cystic fibrosisdisease that progressively limits the ability to breathe and causes premature d
The MidWeek / Posted 7 days ago
disease that progressively limits the ability to breathe and causes premature death. Nearly 200 people gathered on the Northern Illinois University campus to celebrate and honor their loved ones with cystic fibrosis. “Great Strides is critical... Read more
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The MidWeek
Delicious samplings offered at 50 Men Who CookCounty, will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Barsema Alumni and Visitors C
The MidWeek / Posted 7 days ago
County, will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Barsema Alumni and Visitors Center, North Annie Glidden Road, on the Northern Illinois University campus. Prominent DeKalb County men will cook their own specialty dishes for those in... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Cheers to Pritchard for state budget votecolleagues to increase necessary revenue for our state to pay off state debts a
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
colleagues to increase necessary revenue for our state to pay off state debts and pass a budget after two years. With Northern Illinois University, Kishwaukee Community College and a number of pre-K to 12th-grade community school districts in... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb Mayor Jerry Smith to make "State of the City" presentationengaging law enforcement agencies, neighborhood groups and the faith community
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
engaging law enforcement agencies, neighborhood groups and the faith community to ensure public safety; working with the Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees and administration to develop a closer working relationship; and being... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
BIG HEART 5K Run and Walk to raise money for youth cardiac screeningsKristoffer Larsen died in May 2016, he was asleep in bed while visiting relativ
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Kristoffer Larsen died in May 2016, he was asleep in bed while visiting relatives in Norway. He was on summer break from Northern Illinois University, where he was pursuing a degree in public relations and marketing. Neither he nor his parents... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Pictures of The Week from July 30 - Aug. 5in DeKalb. Matthew Apgar - mapgar@shawmedia.com NIU head football coach Rod Ca
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
in DeKalb. Matthew Apgar - mapgar@shawmedia.com NIU head football coach Rod Carey addresses the press during Media Day at Northern Illinois University on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 in DeKalb. Matthew Apgar - mapgar@shawmedia.com DeKalb County Sheriffs... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Free class teaches Crystal Lake Food Bank clients healthy recipes, mindful eatingin my class.” Brasseur developed the diabetes prevention class curriculum when
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 days ago
in my class.” Brasseur developed the diabetes prevention class curriculum when the need arose while she was working with Northern Illinois University on another project. “We worked together on what it would look like if we created a program,”... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Restraining Order Issued Over Ex-NIU President Severance PayA judge granted a temporary restraining order barring Northern Illinois Univers
NBC Chicago / Posted 10 days ago
A judge granted a temporary restraining order barring Northern Illinois University from continuing to make payments on a former president's severance package. DeKalb County Board member Misty Haji-Sheikh in June sued the university's trustees to... Read more
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Valley Free Press
What's Happening for Aug. 5, 2017to 5.​ Book Signing Noon to 3 p.m.�Tuesday, Aug. 8, at Angie’s Sugar Buzz Bak
Valley Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
to 5.​ Book Signing Noon to 3 p.m.�Tuesday, Aug. 8, at Angie’s Sugar Buzz Bakery, 1004 E. Church St. Somonauk native and Northern Illinois University�alum Darcia (Dettore) Kunkel will sign her debut book,�“40-Something and Fried.” Creative... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Judge stops NIU from paying rest of ousted president's severance packageA DeKalb County judge Friday barred Northern Illinois University from paying th
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
A DeKalb County judge Friday barred Northern Illinois University from paying the remainder of ousted President Doug Baker's severance package while the court considers whether school trustees violated the law when they approved the deal. But Baker —... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Judge grants restraining order for severance agreement with NIU presidentDeKALB – Although Northern Illinois University has already paid former presiden
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
DeKALB – Although Northern Illinois University has already paid former president Doug Baker most of his roughly $600,000 severance package, a DeKalb County judge granted a temporary restraining order Friday barring the university from taking further... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Gerald L. ‘Jerry’ Medlarof Mount Morris. He married Patricia Reynolds Sept. 8, 1956, in DeKalb. Jerry w
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
of Mount Morris. He married Patricia Reynolds Sept. 8, 1956, in DeKalb. Jerry was a graduate of Oregon High School and Northern Illinois University, and served in the Army from 1957 to 1959. He was employed as comptroller for E.D. Etnyre Co. in... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Gregory Nienaberborn May 3, 1947, in Princeton to Keel Nienaber and Gladys (Lenihan) Nienaber.
Bureau County Republican / Posted 12 days ago
born May 3, 1947, in Princeton to Keel Nienaber and Gladys (Lenihan) Nienaber. He graduated from Princeton High School and Northern Illinois University and completed his master’s degree at Eastern Illinois University in 1971. He married Sandra... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Volunteers needed to help with fall move-in at NIUDeKALB – Northern Illinois University is seeking volunteers for Team NIU, a wel
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University is seeking volunteers for Team NIU, a welcoming effort for students of the fall 2017 semester, to help greet students and unload their belongings as they move into the residence halls. Registration for... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Improve neighborhood to reduce crimea surplus of rental properties, many of which originally were intended to attra
Daily Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
a surplus of rental properties, many of which originally were intended to attract college students. Total enrollment at Northern Illinois University declined more than 6,000 between fall 2006 and fall 2016, and more competition in the rental... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
"Being P.J. Fleck" series debuts Aug. 2have the opportunity to learn more about new UM head coach P.J. Fleck starting
Daily Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
have the opportunity to learn more about new UM head coach P.J. Fleck starting Aug. 2. Fleck, a Kaneland High School and Northern Illinois University graduate, will be the subject of the four-part “Being P.J. Fleck” series airing on ESPNU... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
"Being P.J. Fleck" series debuts Aug. 2have the opportunity to learn more about new UM head coach P.J. Fleck starting
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
have the opportunity to learn more about new UM head coach P.J. Fleck starting Aug. 2. Fleck, a Kaneland High School and Northern Illinois University graduate, will be the subject of the four-part “Being P.J. Fleck” series airing on ESPNU... Read more
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The MidWeek
Band to play special concert at Ellwood Summer Festivalon the Ellwood grounds at 509 N. First St. in DeKalb. Kurnat�earned her bachel
The MidWeek / Posted 14 days ago
on the Ellwood grounds at 509 N. First St. in DeKalb. Kurnat�earned her bachelor’s degree in music education from Northern Illinois University in 2011 where she studied saxophone with Steve Duke and voice with Diane Ragains. She has been... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
National Night Out educates DeKalb County community about safetyto do in a fire, and I learned a lot of things from the police.” Police and fi
Daily Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
to do in a fire, and I learned a lot of things from the police.” Police and fire departments from DeKalb, Sycamore and Northern Illinois University, as well as several other community agencies, met with residents and informed them about their... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Rantoul administrator leaving for job in Rochellesaid. The second is proximity to his children. "I will be closer to my family
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
said. The second is proximity to his children. "I will be closer to my family. My daughter (Courtney) goes to (Northern Illinois University)," Fiegenschuh said. "I will be able to see her now. The other two (Carter and Abigail) are... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Rantoul administrator cites 'personal attacks' after accepting job in Rochellesaid. The second is proximity to his children. "I will be closer to my family
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
said. The second is proximity to his children. "I will be closer to my family. My daughter (Courtney) goes to (Northern Illinois University)," Fiegenschuh said. "I will be able to see her now. The other two (Courtney and Abigail) are... Read more
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My Suburban Life
College Notes: York graduate Seth Dvorak steps up for North Park baseballrole with NIU softball suits Schmidt After appearing in nine games in 2016, S
My Suburban Life / Posted 18 days ago
role with NIU softball suits Schmidt After appearing in nine games in 2016, Sam Schmidt took on a much larger role for Northern Illinois University softball this spring. The Willowbrook graduate from Lombard, an NIU sophomore, played in 48 of... Read more
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Valley Free Press
What's Happening for July 29, 2017Signing Noon to 3 p.m.�Tuesday, Aug. 8, at Angie's Sugar Buzz Bakery, 1004 E.
Valley Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
Signing Noon to 3 p.m.�Tuesday, Aug. 8, at Angie's Sugar Buzz Bakery, 1004 E. Church St. Somonauk native and Northern Illinois University�alum Darcia (Dettore) Kunkel will sign her debut book,�"40-Something and Fried." Reader’s Haven... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Beneath the surface: Dixon man finds possible meteorite in riverpreparing a field for planting. Wyatt contacted Josh Schwartz, lab manager for
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 days ago
preparing a field for planting. Wyatt contacted Josh Schwartz, lab manager for geology and environmental geosciences at Northern Illinois University, and had part of the rock tested July 19, the day after the find. The rock did not contain... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Police reports for July 27theft. Juston J. McDavid, 26, of the 2300 block of Ruby Lane, DeKalb, was char
Daily Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
theft. Juston J. McDavid, 26, of the 2300 block of Ruby Lane, DeKalb, was charged Sunday, July 23, with domestic battery. Northern Illinois University Charles D. Sanders, 20, of the 100 block of Moseley Street, Elgin, was charged Sunday, July 23,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
George J. Renneon Aug. 12, 1951, in Prescott, Iowa. He received his undergraduate degree at D
SaukValley.com / Posted 19 days ago
on Aug. 12, 1951, in Prescott, Iowa. He received his undergraduate degree at Drake University and his master's degree from Northern Illinois University. George also accumulated an additional 32 hours of study at Northern Illinois University after... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Topgolf offers a fast, boozy, arcade style of golf. And millenials love it.can Topgolf bridge enlist millennials to save the sport? Chad McEvoy, an avid
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
can Topgolf bridge enlist millennials to save the sport? Chad McEvoy, an avid golfer and physical education professor at Northern Illinois University, sees lingering challenges. “The trick is sort of conversion,” he said. “Let’s just say someone... Read more
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The Morning Call
Golf for millennials: Fast, arcade style and boozycan Topgolf bridge enlist millennials to save the sport? Chad McEvoy, an avid
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
can Topgolf bridge enlist millennials to save the sport? Chad McEvoy, an avid golfer and physical education professor at Northern Illinois University, sees lingering challenges. "The trick is sort of conversion," he said. "Let's just say someone... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Golf for millennials: Fast, arcade style and boozycan Topgolf bridge enlist millennials to save the sport? Chad McEvoy, an avid
Hartford Courant / Posted 20 days ago
can Topgolf bridge enlist millennials to save the sport? Chad McEvoy, an avid golfer and physical education professor at Northern Illinois University, sees lingering challenges. "The trick is sort of conversion," he said. "Let's just say someone... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Pictures of the Week from July 16 - 2212, play with their hockey sticks as they wait for their teammates to finish su
Daily Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
12, play with their hockey sticks as they wait for their teammates to finish suiting up for hockey camp with members of the Northern Illinois University hockey team on Monday, July 10, 2017 at Fox Valley Ice Arena in Geneva. Matthew Apgar -... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois budget backlog is giving health care providers, patients a headacheI'm paying my bills. But the state is not doing their job, and they're certainl
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
I'm paying my bills. But the state is not doing their job, and they're certainly not paying their bills," said La France, a Northern Illinois University communications professor who lives in Sycamore. Her doctor, she added, "is irritated because... Read more
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