religion http://northernpublicradio.org en Proposed DeKalb mosque clears first hurdle http://northernpublicradio.org/post/proposed-dekalb-mosque-clears-first-hurdle <p>DeKalb-area Muslims are a step closer to a new mosque. Last night, the city&rsquo;s planning committee approved a zoning change to allow a <a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=801+Normal+Road,+DeKalb,+IL&amp;hl=en&amp;sll=37.0625,-95.677068&amp;sspn=54.928982,79.013672&amp;oq=801+Normal+Rd&amp;hnear=801+Normal+Rd,+DeKalb,+Illinois+60115&amp;t=m&amp;z=17">mosque to be built in a residential area on Normal Road</a>, near the NIU campus. &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 17 May 2012 08:21:27 +0000 Susan Stephens 11849 at http://northernpublicradio.org Proposed DeKalb mosque clears first hurdle