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    Following is a list of local college students who graduated this spring. We will continue to run schools in alphabetical order as space permits.
    July 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU schedules fall ACT test prep

    The Northern Illinois University Fall ACT Test preparation program provides individualized attention in a small classroom setting and offers students ...
    July 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • School District 428 sets screenings for young children

    DeKalb Community Unit School District 428 will provide screenings for children from birth to preschool age from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 25 and 8:30 t ...
    July 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Leopardo awarded Anderson scholarship

    Michael Leopardo is the 2016 winner of the Christopher Anderson Memorial Scholarship. The scholarshi ...
    July 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • National FFA scholarship awarded to local student

    The National FFA Organization awarded a $1,000 scholarship to Jenna Baker of the Somonauk-Leland-Sandwich FFA.
    July 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Freeze your liquid assets with ice pops

    On an evening in mid-June, I was sitting on the couch working (a verb that seems to be synonymous with “adulting”) when I caught a flash of movement o ...
    July 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Registration open for next session of balance classes

    Registration is open for the next session of Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists’ Strength and Stability classes.
    July 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Pritchard, Syverson host annual senior fair

    State Rep. Robert Pritchard, state Sen. Dave Syverson, the Family Service Agency’s Senior Services and the Voluntary Action Center invite residents to ...
    July 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore church history discussed at brown bag

    August is an important time for Sycamore’s Israel of God’s Church W.H.A.This church, founded in 1887 ...
    July 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich plans National Night Out events

    Sandwich will host its first National Night Out from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, in Veterans Park, 151 E. Railroad St.
    July 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore dealer to host pre-party car show

    DeKalb Sycamore Chevrolet Cadillac GMC invites the community and attendees of Sycamore’s Fizz Ehrler Memorial Turning Back Time Car Show to stop by th ...
    July 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Public Library plans Harry Potter party

    The DeKalb Public Library will host its annual Harry Potter party from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. It will be a magical adventure in the new library w ...
    July 25, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Barb City Manor fund receives donation

    Friends of Barb City Manor Treasurer Olive Martha recently presented a check for $700 to Barb City Manor Administrator Maureen Gerrity for the Residen ...
    July 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Somonauk receives defibrillator for park

    The village of Somonauk is the recipient of an automated external defibrillator through the Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Quilt Project.
    July 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Lions induct officers

    The Genoa Lions Club recently installed officers for the 2016-2017 year. Past District Gov. Jim Kloepping was at the meeting to install the officers a ...
    July 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think NIU should leave the MAC?
    Yes, for the Big 12
    Yes, for the American Athletic Conference
    No, they should stay put