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The Daily Sentinel
That's not write?work in progress: “It changes because the needs of its speakers change,” wrote
That's not write?
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
work in progress: “It changes because the needs of its speakers change,” wrote Betty Birner, a professor of linguistics at Northern Illinois University, for the Linguistic Society of America (linguisticsociety.org). “New technologies, new products,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Hy-Vee thanks local police officersfor their service to the community by providing them a free lunch on Aug. 11. S
Hy-Vee thanks local police officers
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
for their service to the community by providing them a free lunch on Aug. 11. Sycamore, DeKalb, Cortland, Genoa, Malta, DeKalb County and Northern Illinois University officers were invited to stop in and enjoy the meal. More than 70 officers attend... Read more
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SaukValley.com
College HonorsBryce Shaner of Lanark and Rachel Badtke of Mount Carroll have been named to th
College Honors
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
Bryce Shaner of Lanark and Rachel Badtke of Mount Carroll have been named to the spring dean’s list at Carroll University. NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY DeKALB – Chelsy Jones of Oregon earned a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in health and human... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Aug. 27 police reportsbattery to a peace officer, criminal damage to property, criminal trespass to l
Aug. 27 police reports
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
battery to a peace officer, criminal damage to property, criminal trespass to land and resisting a peace officer. Northern Illinois University Jamila A. Horne, 26, of the 1300 block of West 76th Street, Chicago, was charged Friday, Aug.... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Robert NoelUnited Methodist Church in Ottawa. He was a member of the Ottawa Township High
Robert Noel
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
United Methodist Church in Ottawa. He was a member of the Ottawa Township High School Class of 1966 and a graduate of Northern Illinois University. Bob began his career as a pharmaceutical representative for Merck, became a managed care... Read more
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York Daily Record
Springettsbury hires new managerdivvied up the tasks of running the township. Marchant has a master of public
Springettsbury hires new manager
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
divvied up the tasks of running the township. Marchant has a master of public administration in fiscal administration from Northern Illinois University, according to a news release. In previous positions, he has had experience with an $18 million... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NIU-RVC welcome first engineering partnership studentsAug. 26--ROCKFORD -- Moving to DeKalb or commuting back and forth to get his en
NIU-RVC welcome first engineering partnership students
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
Aug. 26--ROCKFORD -- Moving to DeKalb or commuting back and forth to get his engineering degree from Northern Illinois University wasn't going to work for Arton Seferi. On Tuesday, Seferi sat in Thermodynamics 350, a Northern Illinois University... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Residents could sue to block propane storage planHowever, Jones said he was swayed by comments from fellow committee member Suza
Residents could sue to block propane storage plan
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
However, Jones said he was swayed by comments from fellow committee member Suzanne Willis, D-10. Willis, a retired Northern Illinois University physics professor, spoke at length about the safety of such facilities. “Safety with these... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Olson: False crime reports harmful in Brazil, and in DeKalb communitySunday, and like clockwork, out came the negative comments about college studen
Olson: False crime reports harmful in Brazil, and in DeKalb community
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Sunday, and like clockwork, out came the negative comments about college students and how dangerous it is in DeKalb and at Northern Illinois University. Take it easy, will ya? Yes, a shooting is serious, and yes, we have to work at ensuring... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Downtown DeKalb makes ready for Corn Festsaid the festival is a destination event. She said it's not uncommon for former
Downtown DeKalb makes ready for Corn Fest
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
said the festival is a destination event. She said it's not uncommon for former area residents, including Northern Illinois University alumni, to return for Corn Fest, an annual event that depends on the efforts of hundreds of... Read more
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Deseret News
Hotel reportedly removes Bibles from rooms after atheist complaintcontacted them. Among those schools are: Pennsylvania State University, Portla
Hotel reportedly removes Bibles from rooms after atheist complaint
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
contacted them. Among those schools are: Pennsylvania State University, Portland State University, the University of Iowa, Northern Illinois University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, according to a statement from the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Children's-clothing charity in need of local helpit. She's been running it from DeKalb since she and her husband moved there alm
Children's-clothing charity in need of local help
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
it. She's been running it from DeKalb since she and her husband moved there almost a year ago when he started law school at Northern Illinois University. But the distance "has made it extra challenging for me," she said. Morris said she got lucky... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Sauk staffer is designed for successCenter’s design could use an overseer? Jenny’s your gal.� Sauk’s marketing dir
Sauk staffer is designed for success
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
Center’s design could use an overseer? Jenny’s your gal.� Sauk’s marketing director, Chris Pilling, used to work at Northern Illinois University, where much of the sort of work Jenny does at Sauk was contracted out. “She’s pretty... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Carol Fitzgeraldand Dian (Gorgas) Fitzgerald. She married Douglas Becknell on July 10, 1971. Sh
Carol Fitzgerald
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
and Dian (Gorgas) Fitzgerald. She married Douglas Becknell on July 10, 1971. She was a graduate of Sterling High School and Northern Illinois University and earned a master’s degree from Illinois State University. Ms. Fitzgerald was executive... Read more
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The MidWeek
STEM Caf� to explore lessons of Flint water crisisAt the next STEM Caf�, “The Ripple Effect: What We Can Learn from the Flint Wat
STEM Caf� to explore lessons of Flint water crisis
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
At the next STEM Caf�, “The Ripple Effect: What We Can Learn from the Flint Water Crisis,” two Northern Illinois University faculty members will dissect what went wrong in Flint – and discuss how we all can become smarter consumers of municipal water... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Kaneland Marching Knights ready to performtrend continues,” Puckett said. “I’m hoping it’s because the popularity in the
Kaneland Marching Knights ready to perform
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
trend continues,” Puckett said. “I’m hoping it’s because the popularity in the band program is catching on.” A group of Northern Illinois University students, middle school band teachers and color guard instructors all come together to write... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club: Tammy Duckworthfor Illinois families. Tammy was living in DeKalb, Illinois, working at Rotary
City Club: Tammy Duckworth
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
for Illinois families. Tammy was living in DeKalb, Illinois, working at Rotary International while pursuing a Ph.D. at Northern Illinois University, when her unit, headquartered in Peoria, was mobilized in 2003 for Operation Iraqi Freedom. On... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Fresh ideas for economic growthpermitting. 4) Do more to promote the Whiteside County Airport, considered an
Fresh ideas for economic growth
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
permitting. 4) Do more to promote the Whiteside County Airport, considered an underutilized asset. 3) Utilize studies by Northern Illinois University to focus regional economic development efforts. 2) Beef up the region’s online marketing... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Rock Valley College to establish a manufacturing training center to replace retiring Baby Boomers at Rockford area factoriesat the main campus is being remodeled for new instruction space to accommodate
Rock Valley College to establish a manufacturing training center to replace retiring Baby Boomers at Rockford area factories
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
at the main campus is being remodeled for new instruction space to accommodate an engineering program partnership with Northern Illinois University. The university is setting up shop there to allow local students to earn bachelor's and master's... Read more
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SaukValley.com
DeKalb County sheriff: Killings will be solveddays now. The DeKalb County Major Case Squad –which includes investigators fro
DeKalb County sheriff: Killings will be solved
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
days now. The DeKalb County Major Case Squad –which includes investigators from departments including DeKalb, Sycamore, Northern Illinois University and the sheriff’s office – has been fully activated for the case. The last time so many were... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Dispute in street leads to shooting in DeKalb100 block of John Street,” Petragallo said. Officers from the DeKalb, as well
Dispute in street leads to shooting in DeKalb
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
100 block of John Street,” Petragallo said. Officers from the DeKalb, as well as the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department, Northern Illinois University police and the Illinois State Police assisted in the investigation, Petragallo said. There were... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Freeport School District grads return as teachers, offer unique perspectivesgraduate herself having graduated from Freeport High School in 1987. After rece
Freeport School District grads return as teachers, offer unique perspectives
The Journal-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
graduate herself having graduated from Freeport High School in 1987. After receiving a bachelor’s degree in education from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, she began teaching in Texas where she met her future husband.They wanted to raise... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Author Spotlight: Suzanne Campbellshe faces aging on her own without friends, family or work. Enter Lilybanks, a
Author Spotlight: Suzanne Campbell
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
she faces aging on her own without friends, family or work. Enter Lilybanks, a landmark bungalow on the other side of her northern Illinois university town, where a “spiritual sisterhood” takes her under its eccentric wings. Eckhart Tolle’s... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Judith A. Wittwas born Sept. 19, 1944, in Creston, Iowa, to Glenn and Dorothy (Broeker) Bruns
Judith A. Witt
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
was born Sept. 19, 1944, in Creston, Iowa, to Glenn and Dorothy (Broeker) Bruns. She was a graduate of Le-Win High School, Northern Illinois University, and Concordia University.�She enjoyed a career in publishing – writing and editing math... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Economic development office creating identityin business, our local economic development partners; and as a group, we're try
Economic development office creating identity
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
in business, our local economic development partners; and as a group, we're trying to come together." Camarano said Northern Illinois University is a huge asset in maintaining a regional focus. Studies such as "Promoting Prosperity in... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Donald R. HansonChuck and Dave Hanson. Donald was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was empl
Mendota Reporter Donald R. Hanson
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
Chuck and Dave Hanson. Donald was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was employed by Virgil Cook and Son, Service Gas and Northern Illinois University. He was a member of the DeKalb Elks Lodge and the American Legion, was a season pass holder at... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Funerals set for slaying victims as DeKalb County investigators chase leadswill be private. Patricia Wilson was born Jan. 2, 1931. She married James Wils
Funerals set for slaying victims as DeKalb County investigators chase leads
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
will be private. Patricia Wilson was born Jan. 2, 1931. She married James Wilson in 1950. For many years, she worked at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, said Sycamore Mayor Ken Mundy, who knew the couple well through church. While quiet,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Acoustic lunchPlaza in downtown DeKalb on Thursday. Schroeder, who teaches guitar and world m
Acoustic lunch
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Plaza in downtown DeKalb on Thursday. Schroeder, who teaches guitar and world music appreciation at the community school at Northern Illinois University and at Kishwaukee College, was performing as part of the Egyptian Theatre's Live Music Lunch... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
White Sox announce upcoming homestand eventsfrom Illinois in the tournament's 55-year history. Sunday, August 28, 1:10 p.m
White Sox announce upcoming homestand events
Chicago White Sox / Posted 10 days ago
from Illinois in the tournament's 55-year history. Sunday, August 28, 1:10 p.m. vs. Seattle · Ceremonial first pitch by Northern Illinois University alumnus and "Chicago Fire" actor Joe Minoso Coca-Cola Family Sunday offers tickets as low as $5... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tidye Pickett: Chicago track star was first African-American female Olympianinto the races and started coming home with baseball hats and cameras," Pickett
Tidye Pickett: Chicago track star was first African-American female Olympian
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
into the races and started coming home with baseball hats and cameras," Pickett recalled in 1984 for the alumni magazine of Northern Illinois University, her alma mater, two years before her death. Her athletic ability caught the attention of John... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Aug. 18 BlotterNorthern Illinois University •�Crystal Ramirez, 26, of the 200 block of High S
Aug. 18 Blotter
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Northern Illinois University •�Crystal Ramirez, 26, of the 200 block of High Street, Aurora, was charged Sunday, Aug. 14, with driving under the influence and driving with a blood-alcohol content greater than 0.08 percent. Sycamore • Alejandro D.... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Science teachers quick to spark an interest in chemistryschool, and it took him 2 years at Mississippi State to figure out it wasn’t hi
Science teachers quick to spark an interest in chemistry
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
school, and it took him 2 years at Mississippi State to figure out it wasn’t his calling. He got his chemistry degree at Northern Illinois University and worked with dangerous chemicals in OSHA compliance at U.S. Chrome in Rockford for 15 years... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Dixon dog lends a helping pawhave traveled to many communities across various states, including Illinois, Io
Dixon dog lends a helping paw
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
have traveled to many communities across various states, including Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Ohio and Texas. They visited Northern Illinois University in February for the anniversary of the 2008 shooting. In July, they visited a Concerns of Police... Read more
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Willowbrook Suburban Life
Elmhurst District 205 announces appointment of 2 new assistant principalsvocal performance/musical theatre from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Ur
Elmhurst District 205 announces appointment of 2 new assistant principals
Willowbrook Suburban Life / Posted 11 days ago
vocal performance/musical theatre from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana; a bachelor's in English education from Northern Illinois University; and a master's in educational administration from Aurora University. He is pursuing a master of... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Skilled Nurse Practitioner Judy A. Zito-Pry, NP, is to Be Published in the Worldwide Leaders in HealthcareMedical Associates – Department of Gastroenterology in Las Vegas, Nevada, a pos
Skilled Nurse Practitioner Judy A. Zito-Pry, NP, is to Be Published in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare
PR NewsChannel / Posted 11 days ago
Medical Associates – Department of Gastroenterology in Las Vegas, Nevada, a position she embraced in 2015. Judy attended Northern Illinois University for her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing and also completed her NP training at University... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois Community Credit Union awards scholarshipsmarketing at Carthage College. • Sierra Davis is continuing her studies in reh
Illinois Community Credit Union awards scholarships
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
marketing at Carthage College. • Sierra Davis is continuing her studies in rehabilitation services and public health at Northern Illinois University. • Gloria Schmitz is pursuing her master’s degree in international administration and public... Read more
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The Signal
Jarrett steps up to fill Saugus High School band director positionBolde described Jarrett as young, energetic and someone who has a heart to serv
Jarrett steps up to fill Saugus High School band director position
The Signal / Posted 12 days ago
Bolde described Jarrett as young, energetic and someone who has a heart to serve the community. Jarrett, a graduate of Northern Illinois University and California State University, Northridge, said he will be making calculated changes to form a... Read more
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The Amboy News
Amboy News Martha R. Wilsonshe retired in 1999, as the Vice President of Nursing and Patient Care. She rec
Amboy News Martha R. Wilson
The Amboy News / Posted 12 days ago
she retired in 1999, as the Vice President of Nursing and Patient Care. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Northern Illinois University in 1978. She was a member of Community Alliance Church in Dixon and the Petunia City Quilters.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Aimee Boorman, Simone Biles' coach, defends Jay Cutlerathlete. People say that he’s a whiner and he’s not really a whiner.” Boorman,
Aimee Boorman, Simone Biles' coach, defends Jay Cutler
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
athlete. People say that he’s a whiner and he’s not really a whiner.” Boorman, who grew up in Rogers Park and attended Northern Illinois University, moved to Texas after college, but she says she has remained true to her Chicago roots. She... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Alde joins team of Resource Bank client adviserslocated at the new Sycamore Branch, at 351 N. Main St., when the building resto
Alde joins team of Resource Bank client advisers
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
located at the new Sycamore Branch, at 351 N. Main St., when the building restoration is complete. Alde is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a degree in business finance. For more information about Resource Bank, call 815-756-6321... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Genoa-Kingston kicks off new school year with new teacher, new technology plansyear teaching, after graduating in 2009 from DeKalb High School and getting his
Genoa-Kingston kicks off new school year with new teacher, new technology plans
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
year teaching, after graduating in 2009 from DeKalb High School and getting his degree in math education in 2015 from Northern Illinois University. He taught last school year at Byron Middle School in the Ogle County town of the same name.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Simone Biles and Aimee Boorman formed a partnership that goes well beyond gymnasticsprograms throughout high school, while her own competitive career drew to a clo
Simone Biles and Aimee Boorman formed a partnership that goes well beyond gymnastics
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
programs throughout high school, while her own competitive career drew to a close after graduation. Boorman enrolled at Northern Illinois University in 1991 and put her coaching duties on hold as she pursued a degree in sports business. After... Read more
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Daily Herald
New principals, administrators in West Chicago Dist. 33District 131, most recently as an assistant principal. She has master's degrees
New principals, administrators in West Chicago Dist. 33
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
District 131, most recently as an assistant principal. She has master's degrees in educational leadership and literacy from Northern Illinois University and experience working as a bilingual facilitator and literacy coach. She is a Golden Apple... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Martha R. Wilsonin Dixon, the daughter of Ray and Lois (Steacy) Wilson. She received her Bachel
Martha R. Wilson
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 days ago
in Dixon, the daughter of Ray and Lois (Steacy) Wilson. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing in 1978 at Northern Illinois University. She was a member of Community Alliance Church in Dixon and Petunia City Quilters. She enjoyed... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Richard Brutcherdegree from Northern Illinois. Richard obtained his post graduate hours from th
Richard Brutcher
Bureau County Republican / Posted 13 days ago
degree from Northern Illinois. Richard obtained his post graduate hours from the University of Iowa, Western Illinois, Northern Illinois University and Illinois State University. He was a retired principal of Abingdon High School and recently... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Ph.D student at NIU sees ‘real world' benefits from ‘Pok�mon Go'Centering a discussion on “Pokemon Go” on Saturday in the Northern Illinois Uni
Ph.D student at NIU sees ‘real world' benefits from ‘Pok�mon Go'
Daily Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Centering a discussion on “Pokemon Go” on Saturday in the Northern Illinois University Campus Life Building, Autumn James said that augmented reality – a live direct or indirect view of the world augmented by computer graphics, sounds or GPS data –... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Aimee Boorman, Simone Biles' Chicago-born coach, is gymnastics' 'Ditka'programs throughout high school, while her own competitive career drew to a clo
Aimee Boorman, Simone Biles' Chicago-born coach, is gymnastics' 'Ditka'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
programs throughout high school, while her own competitive career drew to a close after graduation. Boorman enrolled at Northern Illinois University in 1991 and put her coaching duties on hold as she pursued a degree in sports business. After... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Village Vine: You can't get there from heretree. Keep going until you get to where the Jones farm used to be before the ba
Village Vine: You can't get there from here
Lake County Journal / Posted 14 days ago
tree. Keep going until you get to where the Jones farm used to be before the barn burned down." When our son was going to Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, he lived off campus for a couple of years in an apartment building on Twombley Road.... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Your Palm Beach best-sellers, Aug. 14, 2016pages, $26.99 4. AMERICAN HEIRESS by Jeffrey Toobin. Doubleday, 371 pages, $28
Your Palm Beach best-sellers, Aug. 14, 2016
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
pages, $26.99 4. AMERICAN HEIRESS by Jeffrey Toobin. Doubleday, 371 pages, $28.95 5. FUNDRAISER A by Robert Blagojevich. Northern Illinois University Press, 195 pages, $24 THE PALM BEACH BOOK STORE 215 Royal Poinciana Way; (561) 659-6700 1.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb man faces felony drug charges following bustcould face four to 15 years in prison. Officers from the DeKalb Police Departm
DeKalb man faces felony drug charges following bust
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
could face four to 15 years in prison. Officers from the DeKalb Police Department, DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department and Northern Illinois University Police Department searched Luther’s apartment Thursday evening after obtaining a warrant.... Read more
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