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SaukValley.com
NIU freezes tuition againDeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees voted to freeze tui
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 hours ago
DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees voted to freeze tuition and lower fees for the 2018-19 school year. Tuition at the university has remained the same since the 2015-16 school year. Tuition will be $348.84 a credit hour for... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Northern Illinois University freezes tuition for 4th straight yearDeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees voted Thursday to f
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees voted Thursday to freeze tuition and lower fees for the 2018-19 school year. Tuition at the university has remained the same since the 2015-16 school year. Tuition will be $348.84 a credit... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Thumbs-down to violating the Open Meetings ActThumbs-down: To Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees Chairman Wheeler
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
Thumbs-down: To Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees Chairman Wheeler Coleman, who refuses to admit the board violated the Open Meetings Act. The board approved a $600,000 separation agreement with former President Doug Baker in June, but... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU freezes tuition for 4th straight yearDeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees voted Thursday to f
Daily Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees voted Thursday to freeze tuition and lower fees for the 2018-19 school year. Tuition at the university has remained the same since the 2015-16 school year. Tuition will be $348.84 per... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
2017 Journal Star Large-School All-Area Football Team: OffenseMom; Gregory Cox, Dad; Maurice and Martez Cox, Brothers College plans: Continu
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
Mom; Gregory Cox, Dad; Maurice and Martez Cox, Brothers College plans: Continuing my athletic and academic career at the Northern Illinois University. JJ Guedet, Washington Junior/Offensive Line/6-8, 245 pounds Played both offensive tackle... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Thumbs-down to missing McHenry Baseball Association fundscontributions to the community and the hard work of everyone involved in these
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
contributions to the community and the hard work of everyone involved in these magnificent productions. Thumbs-down: To Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees Chairman Wheeler Coleman, who refuses to admit the board violated the Open... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Olson: Public funds more important than tax dollarsand the right to vote are extended to all, regardless of how much they pay in t
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
and the right to vote are extended to all, regardless of how much they pay in taxes. Consider the situation this week at Northern Illinois University. Many people were angry at the $600,000 settlement the university agreed to pay former President... Read more
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Northwest Herald
NIU Board of Trustees again approves former President Doug Baker's $600K severance packageDeKALB – The $600,000 severance package awarded to former Northern Illinois Uni
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
DeKALB – The $600,000 severance package awarded to former Northern Illinois University President Doug Baker, which was invalidated by a judge last month, was re-approved by the NIU Board of Trustees during its Thursday meeting. The original... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU Board of Trustees again approves former President Doug Baker's $600K severance packageDeKALB – The $600,000 severance package awarded to former Northern Illinois Uni
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
DeKALB – The $600,000 severance package awarded to former Northern Illinois University President Doug Baker, which was invalidated by a judge last month, was re-approved by the NIU Board of Trustees during its Thursday meeting. The original... Read more
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SaukValley.com
NIU board reapproves $600K severanceFormer Northern Illinois University President Doug Baker fidgets with his glass
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
Former Northern Illinois University President Doug Baker fidgets with his glasses at a Board of Trustees meeting June 15 in DeKalb. Northern Illinois University's Board of Trustees once again voted to approve former President Doug Baker's $600,000... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Area roundup: NIU's Smith earns Camp honorNorthern Illinois University defensive end Sutton Smith entered the 2017 season
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Northern Illinois University defensive end Sutton Smith entered the 2017 season as a virtual unknown, a new name on the Huskie depth chart. On Thursday, after breaking the NIU single-season records for tackles for loss and quarterback sacks, the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Northern Illinois University board upholds $600K severance for ousted presidentNorthern Illinois University trustees on Thursday affirmed a decision made this
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Northern Illinois University trustees on Thursday affirmed a decision made this past summer that gave ousted President Doug Baker a severance package worth more than $600,000. Thursday’s vote comes after a judge’s ruling that the board violated the... Read more
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Daily Herald
NIU trustees again approve ex-president's $600,000 severanceDEKALB, Ill. -- Trustees at Northern Illinois University have again voted to ap
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
DEKALB, Ill. -- Trustees at Northern Illinois University have again voted to approve a $600,000 severance agreement with former President Doug Baker. The (DeKalb) Daily-Chronicle reports that Thursday's vote comes after a DeKalb County judge... Read more
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PRWeek US
Former Burson, Edelman executive Kenneth Trantowski dead at 69General Mills, S.C. Johnson, Procter & Gamble, and Sara Lee. Before starting h
PRWeek US / Posted 3 days ago
General Mills, S.C. Johnson, Procter & Gamble, and Sara Lee. Before starting his career in PR, Trantowski was a student at Northern Illinois University, where he was editor-in-chief of the student newspaper, the Northern Star. After a clash between... Read more
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Northwest Herald
$600K severance for former Northern Illinois University president a wasteWe hope some people show up at the Northern Illinois University Board of Truste
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
We hope some people show up at the Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees meeting Thursday to share their opinions on the $600,000 severance deal the board gave former President Doug Baker. That’s probably what the board was trying to avoid... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
$600K severance for NIU admin a wasteWe hope some people show up at the Northern Illinois University Board of Truste
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
We hope some people show up at the Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees meeting Thursday to share their opinions on the $600,000 severance deal the board gave former President Doug Baker. That’s probably what the board was trying to avoid... Read more
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Northwest Herald
$600K severance for NIU admin a wasteWe hope some people show up at the Northern Illinois University Board of Truste
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
We hope some people show up at the Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees meeting Thursday to share their opinions on the $600,000 severance deal the board gave former President Doug Baker. That’s probably what the board was trying to avoid... Read more
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The MidWeek
KSO Holiday Pops Concert offers seasonal songsHoliday Pops concert at 7 p.m. Friday, and 2 p.m. Saturday in the Boutell Memor
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
Holiday Pops concert at 7 p.m. Friday, and 2 p.m. Saturday in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall at the Music Building at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb. DeKALB – The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra plans to delight�concert-goers once again... Read more
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The MidWeek
Winner named in CSA Sinfonia Concerto Competitionthe winner of this year's NIU Community School of the Arts Sinfonia Concerto Co
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
the winner of this year's NIU Community School of the Arts Sinfonia Concerto Competition. O’Malley won the competition at Northern Illinois University for her audition of the first movement of the Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor by Camille... Read more
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The MidWeek
Kishwaukee Concert Band to perform holiday concertwill present a Holiday Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17, in the Boutell Memori
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
will present a Holiday Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17, in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall in the Music Building at Northern Illinois University. Bill and Sherry French are sponsoring this concert as a gift to their children and grand... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County officials outline opioid abuse treatment services during panel discussionDeKALB – Northern Illinois University Police Cmdr. Joseph Przybyla said opioid
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University Police Cmdr. Joseph Przybyla said opioid abuse shows no socioeconomic, racial or gender patterns, and users don't fit any sort of mold, which is why it's important to offer diversion programs and other services... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County officials outline opioid abuse treatment services during panel discussionDeKALB – Northern Illinois University Police Cmdr. Joseph Przybyla said opioid
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University Police Cmdr. Joseph Przybyla said opioid abuse shows no socioeconomic, racial or gender patterns, and users don't fit any sort of mold, which is why it's important to offer diversion programs and other services... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Colorado professor discusses livestock, challenges of autism at Sycamore lectureState University professor Temple Grandin said at a lecture Tuesday at Sycamore
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
State University professor Temple Grandin said at a lecture Tuesday at Sycamore High School. In town to give a talk at Northern Illinois University on Wednesday, she came by and addressed 650 people, most of them members of National FFA... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
2 candidates speak in Princeton, then 1 drops outwas born in New Ulm, Minn., and moved to DeKalb when he was 4 years old. His mo
Bureau County Republican / Posted 5 days ago
was born in New Ulm, Minn., and moved to DeKalb when he was 4 years old. His mother worked as a secretary at Northern Illinois University, and his father immigrated to the United States from Pakistan, then became an American citizen... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Police reports for Dec. 4block of South Peace Road, Sycamore, was charged Thursday, Nov. 23, with unlawf
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
block of South Peace Road, Sycamore, was charged Thursday, Nov. 23, with unlawful possession of a controlled substance. Northern Illinois University Madison L. Fittanto, 19, of the 2500 block of Wood Street, West Brooklyn, was charged... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Nona Stier, longtime Wheaton educator, dies at 90education from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary. She later earned a master
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
education from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary. She later earned a master’s degree in elementary education from Northern Illinois University and a certificate of advanced study in administration from NIU. In 1957, Stier signed on as a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Former NIU dean receives Distinguished Alumnus Award at Oklahoma Christian UniversityJames Lankford (center), a professor emeritus at Northern Illinois University,
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
James Lankford (center), a professor emeritus at Northern Illinois University, receives a Distinguished Alumnus Award from his alma mater, Oklahoma Christian University, during a special ceremony Nov. 3. DeKALB – James Lankford spent 31 years... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan's Massage Envy subpoenas include South Naperville, Elmhurst locationsLisa Madigan talks to DeKalb County officials about identity theft and consumer
My Suburban Life / Posted 7 days ago
Lisa Madigan talks to DeKalb County officials about identity theft and consumer fraud May 29, 2014, in Barsema Hall at Northern Illinois University. In response to a BuzzFeed News investigation that revealed more than 180 women nationwide have... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan's Massage Envy subpoenas include South Naperville, Elmhurst locationsLisa Madigan talks to DeKalb County officials about identity theft and consumer
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Lisa Madigan talks to DeKalb County officials about identity theft and consumer fraud May 29, 2014, in Barsema Hall at Northern Illinois University. In response to a BuzzFeed News investigation that revealed more than 180 women nationwide have... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan's Massage Envy subpoenas include South Naperville, Elmhurst locationsLisa Madigan talks to DeKalb County officials about identity theft and consumer
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Lisa Madigan talks to DeKalb County officials about identity theft and consumer fraud May 29, 2014, in Barsema Hall at Northern Illinois University. In response to a BuzzFeed News investigation that revealed more than 180 women nationwide have... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan's Massage Envy subpoenas include South Naperville, Elmhurst locationsLisa Madigan talks to DeKalb County officials about identity theft and consumer
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Lisa Madigan talks to DeKalb County officials about identity theft and consumer fraud May 29, 2014, in Barsema Hall at Northern Illinois University. In response to a BuzzFeed News investigation that revealed more than 180 women nationwide have... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Thumbs-up, thumbs-downgrow. Collaboration countywide helps promote the positives the county has to of
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
grow. Collaboration countywide helps promote the positives the county has to offer, such as the sizable talent pool from Northern Illinois University and Kishwaukee College and opportunities to attract more national and international companies to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Annie Glidden North 'development' plan incompleteto and respected as full members of the community. Tiara Huggins, University V
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
to and respected as full members of the community. Tiara Huggins, University Village Tenants Association Joseph Mitchell, senior pastor, New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Kendall Thu, professor of anthropology, Northern Illinois... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
AG Lisa Madigan's Massage Envy subpoenas include South Naperville, Elmhurst locationsDeKalb County officials about identity thief and consumer fraud on Thursday, Ma
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
DeKalb County officials about identity thief and consumer fraud on Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Barsema Hall on the Campus of Northern Illinois University. In response to a Buzzfeed News investigation that revealed more than 180 women nationwide have... Read more
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Northwest Herald
AG Lisa Madigan's Massage Envy subpoenas include South Naperville, Elmhurst locationsDeKalb County officials about identity thief and consumer fraud on Thursday, Ma
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
DeKalb County officials about identity thief and consumer fraud on Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Barsema Hall on the Campus of Northern Illinois University. In response to a Buzzfeed News investigation that revealed more than 180 women nationwide have... Read more
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My Suburban Life
AG Lisa Madigan's Massage Envy subpoenas include South Naperville, Elmhurst locationsDeKalb County officials about identity thief and consumer fraud on Thursday, Ma
My Suburban Life / Posted 8 days ago
DeKalb County officials about identity thief and consumer fraud on Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Barsema Hall on the Campus of Northern Illinois University. In response to a Buzzfeed News investigation that revealed more than 180 women nationwide have... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
AG Lisa Madigan's Massage Envy subpoenas include South Naperville, Elmhurst locationsDeKalb County officials about identity thief and consumer fraud on Thursday, Ma
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
DeKalb County officials about identity thief and consumer fraud on Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Barsema Hall on the Campus of Northern Illinois University. In response to a Buzzfeed News investigation that revealed more than 180 women nationwide have... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU softball players pair with seniors to decorate cookiesGrady. Or in this case, the icing on top. Grady decorated cookies for the fist
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Grady. Or in this case, the icing on top. Grady decorated cookies for the fist time in his life Friday with members of the Northern Illinois University softball team at the Family Service Agency Club 55 in DeKalb. Laying down icing and sprinkles... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU softball players pair with seniors to decorate cookies, kickoff adopt-a-senior programfor Grady. Or in this case, the icing on top. Grady decorated cookies for the
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
for Grady. Or in this case, the icing on top. Grady decorated cookies for the fist time in his life Friday with members of Northern Illinois University softball team at the Family Service Agency in DeKalb. Laying down icing and sprinkles onto the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Rauner discusses bringing businesses, students back to DeKalbfor an interview at Lincoln's Inn in DeKalb to discuss how the state can attrac
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
for an interview at Lincoln's Inn in DeKalb to discuss how the state can attract business to DeKalb County and improve Northern Illinois University's declining student enrollment. On bringing businesses to Illinois and DeKalb We've got to... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
The Week in Pictures for Nov. 24-30after their 2017 IHSA state championship 7A football game on Saturday, Nov. 25,
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
after their 2017 IHSA state championship 7A football game on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 at Huskie Stadium on the campus of Northern Illinois University in DeKalb. Batavia cheerleader Abby McReynolds is hoisted high into the air to rally fans... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Schrader: A lot of people to be thankful forthe stroke came aphasia (garbled speech) and apraxia (loss of comprehension) th
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
the stroke came aphasia (garbled speech) and apraxia (loss of comprehension) that affect many people. Fortunately, we have Northern Illinois University specialists close by who are working with Kay to regain some of her speaking ability. She... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Gov. Rauner helps DCEDC celebrate 30 years, county's growing international staturenow has facilities totaling 2.5 million square feet in DeKalb; IDEAL Industries
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
now has facilities totaling 2.5 million square feet in DeKalb; IDEAL Industries of Sycamore has expanded its presence at Northern Illinois University and now has 20 students working on new products and technologies; J6 Polymers of Genoa, which... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Pictures of The Week from Nov. 19 - 25watch their 2017 IHSA state championship 6A football game on Saturday, Nov. 25,
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
watch their 2017 IHSA state championship 6A football game on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 at Huskie Stadium on the campus of Northern Illinois University in DeKalb. Matthew Apgar - mapgar@shawmedia.com Tracey Abman of AFSCME Local 31 uses a bullhorn... Read more
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The MidWeek
NIU Community School sets recital scheduleCommunity School of the Arts invites the public to hear music students of all a
The MidWeek / Posted 11 days ago
Community School of the Arts invites the public to hear music students of all ages perform in recitals and concerts at the Northern Illinois University Music Building. Admission is free. The NIU Community School of the Arts has set its schedule... Read more
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The MidWeek
'Tis the Season: Plan your holidays with this calendar of eventspetestrain.com. • Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Holiday Pops Concert: 7 p.m.
The MidWeek / Posted 11 days ago
petestrain.com. • Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Holiday Pops Concert: 7 p.m. at Boutell Memorial Concert Hall at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb; kishorchestra.org. •�“Tangled in Tinsel” Songs of the Season: 7:30 p.m. at Stage... Read more
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The MidWeek
International autism expert, author Temple Grandin speaking at NIUGrandin, best-selling author and internationally acclaimed speaker, is bringing
The MidWeek / Posted 11 days ago
Grandin, best-selling author and internationally acclaimed speaker, is bringing her insider perspective on autism to Northern Illinois University. She’ll present “Developing Individuals Who Have Different Kinds of Minds,” at 6:30 p.m.... Read more
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The MidWeek
Looking Back for Nov. 29, 2017deposed heavyweight boxing champ, was in DeKalb to speak at a closed meeting of
The MidWeek / Posted 11 days ago
deposed heavyweight boxing champ, was in DeKalb to speak at a closed meeting of the Afro American Cultural Organization at Northern Illinois University. Notre Dame of DeKalb High School will become a co-educational institution next September when... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Bonnie Jean E. Sornbergerof seven children. Raised as a farmer’s daughter, she married Jeff Sornberger o
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
of seven children. Raised as a farmer’s daughter, she married Jeff Sornberger on April 30, 1972. Bonnie graduated from Northern Illinois University in May 1988. She had three sons, Sean (Stacey) Sornberger, Jeff Sornberger II, and Ryan... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
'Tis the Season: Plan your holidays with this calendar of eventspetestrain.com. • Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Holiday Pops Concert: 7 p.m.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
petestrain.com. • Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Holiday Pops Concert: 7 p.m. at Boutell Memorial Concert Hall at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb; kishorchestra.org. •�“Tangled in Tinsel” Songs of the Season: 7:30 p.m. at Stage... Read more
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