News

  • 5K supports programs for the hard-of-hearing

    DeKALB – The fourth annual Hustle for Hearing 5K run/walk will be held on the nature trail at Hopkins Park on Saturday, April 5.
    March 31, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Landscape and nature art featured

    DeKALB – Local artist Linda Thornton Peterson will exhibit landscapes portrayed in various media and literary works in an exhibition called “Rural Rom ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:47 pm
  • Woman's club supports Pay-It-Forward House

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    March 31, 2014 - 6:00 pm
  • WIC celebrates 40th anniversary

    The DeKalb County Health Department celebrates the 40th anniversary of the WIC – Women, Infants and Children – program in 2014. WIC is for low-income ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Money-smart kids, debt-free adults

    Northern Illinois University’s Center for Economic Education and STEM Outreach are offering a workshop for educators and a STEM Cafe for the general p ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • Tigers in trucks, dogs on the loose, just another day for animal control

    DEKALB – When there are ghosts in New York City, people call the Ghostbusters. When there is an animal emergency in DeKalb County, they call Dan Berre ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:34 pm
  • Landscape waste pickup resumes in April

    Waste Management will resume seasonal collection of landscape waste on regularly scheduled pickup days beginning April 1.
    March 28, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Illness outbreak linked to Mexican-style cheese

    The DeKalb County Health Department has had no reports of illnesses caused by contaminated cheese, but public health administrator Jane Lux is warning ...
    March 28, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Town Crier events for March 26-April 9

    CORTLAND Preschool Story Time Time: 10 a.m. Date: Every Wednesday and Thursday; next, March 26 Place ...
    March 25, 2014 - 9:04 am
  • Hoarder's trash turns artist's treasure in exhibit

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Art Museum will present Hoarding, Amassing and Excess, a group exhibition featuring work by 17 contemporary ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Yamber celebrates new location with ribbon cutting

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    March 31, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Scouts have fun with cold-weather competition

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    March 24, 2014 - 8:58 pm
  • Library collection

    Provided photoRJ Calfa is showing his Lego collection displayed in the youth services department at ...
    March 24, 2014 - 8:51 pm
  • Civil War general’s Sycamore recreated in exhibit

    SYCAMORE - On Thursday, April 3, during the Sycamore History Museum’s Brown Bag lunch, visitors can enjoy a sneak peek of the Sycamore History Museum’ ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • Young history lovers invited to train as museum guides

    SYCAMORE – Students in fifth through eighth grade who are looking for something fun to do this summer, who like working with people young and old, and ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What's the best way to mark Earth Day?
    Use less energy
    Hold a recycling drive
    Clean up an outdoor area