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  • KC Phi Theta Kappa installs new officers

    The Alpha Rho Eta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Kishwaukee College on May 4 held its annual end-of-the-year celebration, which included the installati ...
    May 31, 2016 - 10:18 pm
  • Bruschetta, 3 ways, for a satisfying picnic main dish

    There are few dishes more elemental and satisfying than bruschetta. A mainstay at many Italian restaurants, it’s an appetizer comprising slices of gri ...
    May 31, 2016 - 10:18 pm
  • Foundation awards grants to Indian Valley Vocational Center

    Indian Valley Vocational Center has been awarded two grants by the DeKalb County Community Foundation.
    May 31, 2016 - 10:09 pm
  • Referred by one of the best

    There are few people that you trust more than your doctor. While some are blessed to visit their pr ...
    May 31, 2016 - 7:55 am
  • Sycamore History Museum kicks off summer

    Summer officially has arrived, and everyone is looking for events and activities to fill out the next few months. The Sycamore History Museum has a fu ...
    May 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society hosts Brown Bag

    Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society and Museum, 622 Park Ave. in Genoa, will host a Brown Bag Lunch from noon to 1 p.m. June 8.
    May 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Homestead offers program about barbed wire and war

    How did barbed wire go from the farm to the battlefield?Visit the Glidden Homestead and Historical C ...
    May 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb County 4-H Foundation to host pork chop dinner

    The DeKalb County 4-H Foundation along with the DeKalb Area Pork Producers will conduct the annual Pork Chop Drive Thru Dinner on June 22 at the DeKal ...
    May 30, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Opportunity House receives three-year CARF accreditation

    Opportunity House Inc., which provides services to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, has been accredited by CARF International ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Rotary donates to Pay-It-Forward House

    As part of Give Local DeKalb County on May 3, the Sycamore Rotary Club donated $250 to the Pay-It-Forward House in Sycamore. The money was earmarked f ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Agencies benefit from Rotarians at Work Day

    About two dozen members of the Sycamore Rotary Club and the Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary joined forces on May 7 to benefit local agencies through the ann ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly by

    Hitting the road this summer? Forget Yelp and those hotel booking apps – they’re useful, but boring. Instead, pack along these apps to liven things up ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • DAWC hosting painting parties as fundraiser

    The DeKalb Area Women’s Center, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, is hosting painting parties for groups and individuals as a fundraiser to restore its historical ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • Uncorked: Open a rosé for Memorial Day barbecue

    Memorial Day has traditionally been known as the unofficial start of summer.While summer doesn’t off ...
    May 27, 2016 - 9:36 am
  • Somonauk Leland Sandwich FFA earns food science win

    The Somonauk Leland Sandwich FFA has earned a spot at the national FFA convention again this fall, competing in the food science career development ev ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Which local summer event are you most likely to attend?
    Genoa Days
    Corn Fest
    Turning Back Time Car Show
    Sandwich Fair
    Ribs, Rhythm and Brews Fest