Local News

  • Yamber celebrates new location with ribbon cutting

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    March 31, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • 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
  • Gym shoes for kids in need through Shoe Share

    With the help of the entire community, the DeKalb County Health Department’s “Shoes Share” program will provide gently-worn gym shoes to children, you ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Autism expert offers strategies to parents and teachers

    DeKALB – Dr. Tim Wahlberg, licensed clinical psychologist and certified school psychologist, will present Strategies for Supporting Students with Auti ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:07 pm
  • Free stethoscopes for nursing students

    Twelve first-year nursing students at Kishwaukee College were the recipients of Littmann Stethoscopes from the Community Support Group at 3M.
    March 31, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Concert to include talk by pianist, composers

    DeKALB – Guest pianist Jeri-Mae G. Astolfi will present a free concert, “Here (and there): music for piano and electronics,” at 8 p.m. Friday, April 1 ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • Kamm, Ridulph honored for service to church

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    March 24, 2014 - 8:53 pm
  • Global missionary to speak at women's luncheon

    The women of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1915 N. First St., DeKalb, will host their annual Spring Banquet on April 5th.
    March 24, 2014 - 9:04 pm
  • Live music at Feed'em Soup for Shelter Box

    “Box Rox,” a benefit concert on behalf of Shelter Box, a Rotary-backed international relief agency, will be held March 27 at Feed’em Soup, 122 S. Firs ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Race season starts with Neighbors’ House 5K

    DeKALB – The 10th annual Neighbors’ House 5K Run will take place at 8 a.m. Sunday, April 27, at Hopkins Park in DeKalb.
    March 24, 2014 - 9:17 pm
  • Southeast Asian program emphasizes civics, culture

    Fifteen northern Illinois high school students, including nine from DeKalb County, have been chosen for a prestigious U.S. State Department leadership ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:20 pm
  • Mr. Pumpkin statue fundraising reaches fever pitch

    SYCAMORE – About $18,000 stands in the way of establishing a life-size memorial of Wally Thurow in time for this year’s Sycamore Pumpkin Festival.
    March 24, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • United Way honors supporters with awards

    The annual meeting of Kishwaukee United Way took place March 13 in DeKalb. Board members and community partners gathered to hear the program featuring ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:05 pm
  • Ukraine experience explained in talk

    Peace Corps volunteer Mike Dixon will report firsthand experiences of his service and experiences up to and during the current Ukrainian crisis at the ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Should Genoa have a train station?
    Yes, it will bring positive development
    No, it will bring crime