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No current plans for Shodeen DeKalb sites development
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No current plans for Shodeen DeKalb sites development

DeKALB – Dave Patzelt, construction president for Geneva-based developer Shodeen Group, said the group has no current plans to develop multiple...

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Rosenow named Realtor of the Year
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Rosenow named Realtor of the Year

Alison Rosenow, managing broker and owner of American Realty in Sycamore, was named Realtor of the Year by the HomeTown Association of Realtors in...

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CBD-only store opens on DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore
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CBD-only store opens on DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore

SYCAMORE – Chip Staebell wants the world to know that his store isn’t selling products for people to use to get high. It’s about pain relief, and...

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Fargo Furniture store in Sycamore closes
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Fargo Furniture store in Sycamore closes

SYCAMORE – Ronesha Pena said two things drew her and her husband, Omar, to Sycamore to open a furniture store: the friendly environment and a...

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Judge: Obama center construction can move forward
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Judge: Obama center construction can move forward

CHICAGO – Plans to build Barack Obama’s $500 million presidential center on Chicago’s lakefront can move forward, a federal judge said Tuesday in...

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Barb City Manor’s future in DeKalb up to money
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Barb City Manor’s future in DeKalb up to money

DeKALB – The DeKalb City Council responded to a concentrated plea by residents acting on behalf of Barb City Manor, and will look to extend the...

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First National Bank awards grants
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First National Bank awards grants

OMAHA – First National Bank has awarded a total of $840,000 in community development grants to 46 organizations in Nebraska, Iowa, Colorado,...

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DeKalb City Council approves $3M in TIF funds for Pappas' $13.8M Mooney project
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DeKalb City Council approves $3M in TIF funds for Pappas' $13.8M Mooney project

DeKALB – Seventh Ward Alderman Tony Faivre said the city should stop “putting our foot in our mouth” and sending “mixed messages” when it comes to...

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Pappas to seek TIF money from DeKalb City Council
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Pappas to seek TIF money from DeKalb City Council

DeKALB – In an effort to address criticism from the public and the city’s Planning and Zoning Commission, a DeKalb-based developer has amended...

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Borek: Legislation helps county compete for data center development
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Borek: Legislation helps county compete for data center development

Legislation creating a competitive operating environment to attract data centers was approved by the Illinois General Assembly this weekend and...

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McCabe Realtors closes its doors after 81 years
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McCabe Realtors closes its doors after 81 years

DeKALB – After 33 years of helping people find the home of their dreams, Chuck Lindhart of McCabe Realtors is hanging up his salesman’s hat....

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Now 90 years old, Kirkland couple sees farmland converted to prairie
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Now 90 years old, Kirkland couple sees farmland converted to prairie

SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Forest Preserve District’s recent purchase of 236 acres of farmland was the beginning of a project 20 years in the...

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Community Foundation gives out $123K in grants this spring
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Community Foundation gives out $123K in grants this spring

SYCAMORE – A handful of local organizations dedicated to lending a helping hand have been awarded $123,432. The funding, which originated from the...

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Property tax task force, relief fund bills pass out of committee
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Property tax task force, relief fund bills pass out of committee

SPRINGFIELD – A pair of measures aimed at addressing high property taxes in the state passed out of committee Tuesday, one day after being touted...

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Pappas presents his concept for $13.8M mixed-use space
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Pappas presents his concept for $13.8M mixed-use space

DeKALB – While residents had mixed feelings about the project, members of the city’s Planning & Zoning Commission were largely in support of a plan...

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Advocates: Affordable housing needs far more than Pritzker’s allocation
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Advocates: Affordable housing needs far more than Pritzker’s allocation

SPRINGFIELD — Lawmakers and advocates praised Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker for allocating funds for affordable housing in his proposed capital...

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Pappas’ building plan heads to public hearing
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Pappas’ building plan heads to public hearing

DeKALB – Developer John Pappas and his company, Pappas Development LLC, are moving forward with plans to bring a third mixed-use residential space...

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Pappas' latest downtown building plan heads to public hearing

DeKALB – Developer John Pappas and his company, Pappas Development LLC, are moving forward with plans to bring a third mixed-use residential space...

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Council says Barb City Manor must be self-sustaining
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Council says Barb City Manor must be self-sustaining

DeKALB – The city’s long-standing arrangement with Barb City Manor likely will continue for now, but City Council members have signaled that they...

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DeKalb council says Barb City Manor must be self-sustaining
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DeKalb council says Barb City Manor must be self-sustaining

DeKALB – The city's long-standing arrangement with Barb City Manor likely will continue for now, but City Council members have signaled they want...

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Pappas' Mooney property plans move forward despite new aldermen questioning city manager

DeKALB – Despite some initial hesitation from new aldermen, a third mixed-use, residential and retail space by Pappas Development LLC could soon...

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Pappas' plan for DeKalb's Mooney property moves forward

DeKALB – Despite some initial hesitation from new aldermen, a third mixed-use, residential and retail space by Pappas Development LLC could soon...

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DeKalb City Council to discuss future of Barb City Manor
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DeKalb City Council to discuss future of Barb City Manor

DeKALB – The future of ownership for Barb City Manor could be changing, and City Council members will consider the current status of the lease for...

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Construction underway at site of planned Meijer store in Sycamore
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Construction underway at site of planned Meijer store in Sycamore

SYCAMORE – A new Mejer store in 2020 is still on the horizon, as construction of the building began late last month, city officials said. The work...

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‘I see it as a community service’
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‘I see it as a community service’

SYCAMORE – It was a family affair Monday night at the Sycamore City Council meeting as newcomer Josh Huseman was sworn in as 1st Ward alderman,...

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Moving out  of Illinois
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Moving out of Illinois

DeKalb County Board Chairman Mark Pietrowski Jr. said some people may have lost faith in the state of Illinois, but not him. According to recent...

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DeKalb Party City location to close Nov. 30
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DeKalb Party City location to close Nov. 30

DeKALB – Party City, a popular one-stop-shop for birthday parties and celebration decor, will soon close the doors at its DeKalb location,...

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DeKalb's Ellwood neighborhood residents invited to parking meeting
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DeKalb's Ellwood neighborhood residents invited to parking meeting

DeKALB – Residents in the Ellwood Historic Neighborhood wishing to provide input on new parking restrictions are invited to do so at a public...

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Apartment plans for vacant DeKalb building get positive response
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Apartment plans for vacant DeKalb building get positive response

DeKALB – Members of the city's Joint Review Board responded positively Friday to a new proposal to contribute $3 million in public funds to a $13.8...

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Pappas seeks $3M for former 'Red Shop' buildings
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Pappas seeks $3M for former 'Red Shop' buildings

DeKALB – Now that $2.5 million in tax increment finance money has been denied to developers trying to turn a hospital into a hotel, John Pappas is...

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