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  • Could better hearing help your memory?

    Hearing loss not only affects your ability to communicate with the outside world, it can also cause mental decline and memory loss, studies show.
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Volunteers needed for Pumpkin Fest Historic Homes Walk

    Like volunteering? Interested in Sycamores historic homes? Like talking to people? Like learning, but also engaging in history? The Sycamore History M ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Annual spelling bee scheduled in Sycamore

    The 16th annual DeKalb County Community Spelling Bee will be at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Parish Activity Center at St. Mary’s Church in Sycamore.
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hunter education course scheduled in Genoa

    Learn the basic principles of safe hunting at the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Hunter Education class. The next class will be held at the ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Library explores The Beatles after the break-up

    “John, Paul, George, Ringo: Solo in the 70s” provides a glimpse into the compelling, successful and ultimately tragic conclusion to the decade followi ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Mary DeKalb’s Lancer Dash set for Saturday

    St. Mary School in DeKalb will hold its second annual Lancer Dash on Saturday. Runners, walkers and strollers are welcome at this event that benefits ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sixth annual STEMfest scheduled on Saturday

    Northern Illinois University’s annual STEMfest will once again dazzle and educate thousands of visitors of all ages at the Convocation Center from 10 ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • Crafts: Let letters tell the story

    The signage craze has gone DIY.Wall letters – spelling out a simple greeting or saying – have been p ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Area veterans earn awards

    Three members of AMVETS Post 90 were recognized as having demonstrated the Power of One through their individual efforts to improve the lives of veter ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Books donated to Sycamore Library

    The Sycamore Library recently received a book donation from the Sycamore Women's Club. The following titles were added in memory of Sycamore Women's C ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Lucky Duck’ race winners announced

    A terrific day was had by all who attended the 2015 Great Genoa Duck Race hosted by the Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce. Congratulations to the followi ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore History Museum wins Award of Excellence

    The Sycamore History Museum was recently recognized with an Award of Excellence from the Illinois Association of Museums for the exhibit “Connecting a ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Series for home-school families offered

    The University of Illinois Extension is offering a once-a-month environmental education series for home-school students and their attending adult lear ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Celebrate fall with the Sycamore History Museum

    The Sycamore History Museum's annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 17 will have an apple theme.Bet ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Matanzas Creek has beauty and balance in Sonoma County

    Butterfly wings fluttered and bees buzzed through the massive purple lavender fields.The delicate pu ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you know someone who has been affected by breast cancer?