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  • Eight awarded Eagle Scout rank

    Eight Boy Scouts from Troop 16 in Sycamore were recently awarded the Eagle Rank, the highest award achievable in Boy Scouts.
    June 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Rain makes July gardening checklist more challenging

    The overabundance of rain this spring is going to have a definite impact on our growing season. Some of the impact will be positive while other factor ...
    June 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Biking with Beanzie riding event set

    Over the past 16 years, approximately 6,500 riders have traveled the Biking With Beanzie routes either once or multiple times, some every year. This y ...
    June 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • National qualifiers

    Three members of Midwest Shotokan Karate qualified for the AAU National Karate Championships to take place in Raleigh, North Carolina in July. Picture ...
    June 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Nick Aase becomes Eagle Scout

    Nick Aase, a member of Boy Scout Troop 33 chartered at First Lutheran Church in DeKalb, recently was awarded the Eagle rank, the highest award achieva ...
    June 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Local athletes compete at Special Olympics games

    Every baseball player dreams of playing in a World Series. Every football player’s goal is to play in the Super Bowl. For 21 Opportunity House/KSRA Sp ...
    June 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Smithsonian to open first wing on innovation, business history

    WASHINGTON – A wide range of innovations from Eli Whitney’s cotton gin and Thomas Edison’s light bulb to the early Google servers and Apple’s iPhone h ...
    June 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Review: Seth MacFarlane's "Ted 2" silly, spoiled by overstuffed plot

    “Ted 2” asks a question we never needed, or particularly wanted, to know the answer to: Is Ted, the magical, foul-mouthed, pot-smoking teddy bear, a p ...
    June 24, 2015 - 3:27 pm
  • Barb City Manor names volunteer of the year

    Barb City Manor Inc., the governing board of Barb City Manor Retirement Home in DeKalb, recently hosted its annual “Volunteer Thank You Night.”
    June 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Master Gardener program offered

    If gardening is your passion, and you would like to be part of a team that educates youth and adults alike on the joys of gardening, consider becoming ...
    June 20, 2015 - 5:30 am

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