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Daily Chronicle
427 board to hear student-led researchSYCAMORE – When the Sycamore School District 427 Board meets Tuesday evening at
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
SYCAMORE – When the Sycamore School District 427 Board meets Tuesday evening at the administration building, members will get a lesson in ecology from Sycamore High School students. Sycamore High science teacher Scott Horlock and his students will... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sycamore school board to hear student-led researchSYCAMORE – When the Sycamore School District 427 school board meets Tuesday eve
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
SYCAMORE – When the Sycamore School District 427 school board meets Tuesday evening at the administration building, members will get a lesson in ecology from Sycamore High School students. Sycamore High science teacher Scott Horlock and his students... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Pictures of The Week from Oct. 15 - 21A DeKalb police officer investigates a report of shots fired on Greenbrier Road
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
A DeKalb police officer investigates a report of shots fired on Greenbrier Road, between West Hillcrest Drive and Russell Road, behind the Westminster Presbyterian Church on North Annie Glidden Road on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 in DeKalb. Sycamore... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Thorntons planting 50 oak trees an inspirationmembers, came to help plant those anniversary trees. In all, they had 24 family
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
members, came to help plant those anniversary trees. In all, they had 24 family members, 10 Land Conservancy of McHenry County volunteers and staff members, and eight Girl Scouts and leaders help with the planting. Fifty years of marriage is a... Read more
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The MidWeek
Cor Cantiamo receives support from foundationson the Northern Illinois University campus. Cor Cantiamo, an ensemble in resid
The MidWeek / Posted 5 days ago
on the Northern Illinois University campus. Cor Cantiamo, an ensemble in residence at the Northern Illinois University School of Music received three generous grants this summer. The Wurlitzer Foundation awarded $7,500 and through the... Read more
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The MidWeek
Looking Back for Oct. 18, 2017DeKalb Agricultural Association production plant at Waterman, 1936. Thanks to t
The MidWeek / Posted 5 days ago
DeKalb Agricultural Association production plant at Waterman, 1936. Thanks to the DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association for the photo. 1917 – 100 YEARS AGO A DeKalb lady receiving the following from Camp Grant comes forward with the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Local concerns over state budget impasse discussed at DeKalb forumDeKALB – Illinois’ two-year budget impasse hurt every corner of the state and e
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
DeKALB – Illinois’ two-year budget impasse hurt every corner of the state and every demographic of residents in the state. In order to say enough is enough, Illinois AARP, in collaboration with Illinois Public Radio and local stations, continued a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Local concerns over state budget impasse discussed at forumDeKALB – Illinois’ two-year budget impasse hurt every corner of the state and e
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
DeKALB – Illinois’ two-year budget impasse hurt every corner of the state and every demographic of residents in the state. In order to say enough is enough, Illinois AARP, in collaboration with Illinois Public Radio and local stations, continued a... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rochelle submits second round of data for Toyota-Mazda plantare thought to be vying for the plant that would employ up to 4,000, and likely
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
are thought to be vying for the plant that would employ up to 4,000, and likely bring in related industry. Rochelle and DeKalb are the two Illinois sites on the Japanese automakers' short list. Toyota and Mazda are collaborating on the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Cedar Grove softball team takes a knee before game; school district respondsDEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Colin Kaepernick's protest against police killing black p
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 10 days ago
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Colin Kaepernick's protest against police killing black people continues to spread beyond professional football fields. A local softball team is the latest to take a knee during the singing of the national anthem. Cedar Grove's... Read more
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Island Packet
Candidate Questionnaire: Susan Gordon, school board’s District 6 hopefulCandidate’s written responses were provided to The Island Packet over email and
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
Candidate’s written responses were provided to The Island Packet over email and appear as submitted. Office: Beaufort County Board of Education, District 6 Number of years living in the area to represent: 11 years Education: Doctor of... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb school officials address controversial sexuality and gender quizThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County Schools addressed a sexual pref
ajc.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution DeKalb County Schools addressed a sexual preference and gender identity quiz given in a health class. A controversial sexual preference and gender identity quiz given in a Lithonia Middle School health class last... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Four candidates seek Illinois House seat Pritchard is leavingnot 'just the way it is.' " So far, two Democratic candidates have announced t
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
not 'just the way it is.' " So far, two Democratic candidates have announced their intentions to run for Pritchard’s seat: DeKalb County Board Member Paul Stoddard and DeKalb District 428 Board Secretary Howard Solomon. Stoddard, a Northern... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Four candidates seek seat Rep. Pritchard is leaving(Caption: Pritchard talks about Senate Bill 1947, a bill that overhauled the st
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
(Caption: Pritchard talks about Senate Bill 1947, a bill that overhauled the state's funding formula, with school officials on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017 at the DeKalb County Community Outreach building in DeKalb.) Bivins' seat has three candidates:... Read more
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The MidWeek
Looking Back for Oct. 11, 2017Great Western railway. Thanks to the Joiner History Room for the photo. 1917 –
The MidWeek / Posted 12 days ago
Great Western railway. Thanks to the Joiner History Room for the photo. 1917 – 100 YEARS AGO The cement road between DeKalb and Sycamore which has been in progress the past two weeks is rapidly nearing completion and another week or ten days... Read more
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The Christian Post
Georgia Mother Shocked Over School Quiz Asking 12-O Daughter to Name Her Sexual IdentityGeorgia Mother Shocked Over School Quiz Asking 12-Y-O Daughter to Name Her Sexu
The Christian Post / Posted 12 days ago
Georgia Mother Shocked Over School Quiz Asking 12-Y-O Daughter to Name Her Sexual Identity A Georgia mother expressed shock after finding out that her 12-year-old daughter was asked in a school quiz to identify her "sexual identity," which includes... Read more
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FOX News
Georgia mom upset about sexual 'identity definitions' quiz at school The DeKalb County School District in Georgia is facing backlash after a “sexu
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
The DeKalb County School District in Georgia is facing backlash after a “sexual identity” assignment was given to the sixth graders of Lithonia Middle School. The middle school’s... Read more
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FOX News
Georgia mom upset about sexual 'identity definitions' quiz at schoolPhoto of the controversial "sexual identity" quiz, given to students at Lithoni
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
Photo of the controversial "sexual identity" quiz, given to students at Lithonia Middle School. (FOX 5 Atlanta) The DeKalb County School District in Georgia is facing backlash after a “sexual identity” assignment was given to the sixth graders of... Read more
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Valley Free Press
To serve and protect: Somonauk Police Chief Smith retires after 15 years on the forcefire department and serving as a police officer with Plano, Yorkville, and Somo
Valley Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
fire department and serving as a police officer with Plano, Yorkville, and Somonauk police departments and the Kendall County Sheriff’s Department, Richard Smith now has a title he hasn’t held in almost 50 years: civilian. Friday, Sept. 29,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
To serve and protect: Somonauk Police Chief Smith retires after 15 years on the forcefire department and serving as a police officer with Plano, Yorkville, and Somo
Daily Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
fire department and serving as a police officer with Plano, Yorkville, and Somonauk police departments and the Kendall County Sheriff’s Department, Richard Smith now has a title he hasn’t held in almost 50 years: civilian. Friday, Sept. 29,... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb Schools sees increase in graduation rateBob Andres/The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionDeKalb County School District teache
ajc.com / Posted 25 days ago
Bob Andres/The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionDeKalb County School District teachers and staff cheer performers at a back-to-school convocation in August in Duluth. BOB ANDRES /BANDRES@AJC.COM “We are pleased to see the growth in our graduation rate,... Read more
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ajc.com
Take Two: DeKalb Schools announces new plan for Irma make-up daysDistrict officials announced late Wednesday that schools would extend the schoo
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
District officials announced late Wednesday that schools would extend the school day 20 minutes during the month of October, and that students would attend school on election day, Nov. 7. Two additional make-up days will be decided using input from... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb County School District adjusts schedule for make up days due to IrmaThe DeKalb County School District has adjusted its make-up schedule for the fou
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
The DeKalb County School District has adjusted its make-up schedule for the four days lost during Tropical Storm Irma. School days will be extended by 20 minutes from Monday Oct. 2 to Tuesday, Oct. 31. Election Day on Nov. 7 will become an... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
DeKalb County School District adjusts schedule for make up days due to IrmaDEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The DeKalb County School District has adjusted its make-up
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The DeKalb County School District has adjusted its make-up schedule for the four days lost during Tropical Storm Irma. School days will be extended by 20 minutes from Monday Oct. 2 to Tuesday, Oct. 31. Election Day on Nov. 7... Read more
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The MidWeek
Town Crier for Sept. 27, 2017Evening Story and Craft Time Time: 7 p.m. Date: Tuesdays Place: Cortland Co
The MidWeek / Posted 26 days ago
Evening Story and Craft Time Time: 7 p.m. Date: Tuesdays Place: Cortland Community Library, 63 S. Somonauk Road Preschool Story Time Time: 10 a.m. Date: Wednesdays and Thursdays Place: Cortland Community Library, 63 S. Somonauk... Read more
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The MidWeek
Looking Back for Sept. 27, 2017way, due to the wet weather, and several loads of dirt were removed as a result
The MidWeek / Posted 26 days ago
way, due to the wet weather, and several loads of dirt were removed as a result. More improvements are being made at the DeKalb fire station. In the first place the gang has been working the last three or four days at the task of washing the... Read more
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ajc.com
Decatur Commissioner Powers to hold ‘Open Office Hour’ Thursdayand hosted by a city official. Powers will speak for about 20 minutes on the r
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
and hosted by a city official. Powers will speak for about 20 minutes on the relationship between the city and its school system, including ongoing and potential initiatives and partnerships. After that he’ll field questions. He will talk... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Penguins preparing to performof Sycamore prepare for the Penguin Project production of "Joseph and the Amazi
Daily Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
of Sycamore prepare for the Penguin Project production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" at Sycamore High School. It runs Sept. 28 through Oct. 1. Children’s Community Theatre will provide a one-of-a-kind theater experience Sept.... Read more

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