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  • Harris signs with Metro State

    Kishwaukee College men’s basketball player and DeKalb High School alum Andre Harris is headed west to continue his basketball career at Metro State Un ...
    June 2, 2015 - 3:01 pm
  • ShawMediaDigital.com: Digital Marketing Solutions for local business

    Your customers are online, researching your product or service. Can they find your business in a Google search? Can they read your website on a mobile ...
    June 2, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • Uncorked: Patience an important life lesson for winemaker

    Marina Cvetic has seen vintages develop ever since she was a small child. The owner and winemaker at Masciarelli in the west central Abruzzo region of ...
    June 2, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Adults, kids race in ‘Answers for Emmett’ event

    BATAVIA – Jeremy Frazer didn’t mind the lower-than-normal temperatures Sunday as he ran along the Fox River as part of the “Answers for Emmett” event ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Free weight loss seminar

    Are you looking to get healthy this summer? Do you have a few pounds to lose or want to be healthy. If so, come to a local 21-day challenge.
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Library starts summer reading challenge

    Sycamore Library’s summer reading challenge, Read to the Rhythm, begins today and continues through July 31.
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Fundraiser set Thursday for mission trip

    A fundraiser is scheduled Thursday to help support Allison Anderson, 23, of DeKalb in her World Race Missions Trip through Adventures in Missions.
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Learn about the history of Coca-Cola

    The Friends of Barb City Manor Volunteer Auxiliary will take a step back in time with a program on the history of Coca-Cola.
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Malta Days Festival begins Friday

    The summer festival season kicks off this weekend with the 10th annual Malta Days Festival, held Friday through Sunday five miles west of DeKalb on Ro ...
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore prepares for citywide garage sale

    Sycamore’s citywide garage sale will take place June 11, 12 and 13.It is estimated as many as 100 sa ...
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Garden railroads mixes pair of popular hobbies

    Looking for a new idea for your garden? Have you heard about railroad gardens? This activity combines two popular hobbies: model trains and gardening.
    May 31, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Classic vehicle show coming to Big Rock

    The fifth annual Classic Car, Truck, Tractor and Motorcycle Show sponsored by the Big Rock Historical Society will be Sunday, June 7, at Plowman’s Par ...
    May 31, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Guided walking tours return to Sycamore

    The Sycamore History Museum, as part of the ongoing Historical Walking Tours of Sycamore’s Historic District, will present three walking tours during ...
    May 31, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Girl Scouts recognize individuals, organizations

    Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois recognized the following area individuals and organizations with awards at its recent annual meeting.
    May 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dorothy’s Diamonds back from NYC

    Dorothy's Diamonds recently visited New York City. Included was a tour of Statue Island, Ellis Island, the 911 Memorial and Museum, Central Park, Time ...
    May 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Where do you do your laundry?
    At my house
    In my apartment building
    At a laundromat