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  • Jon Stewart says Donald Trump supporters 'don't own' America

    NEW YORK – Jon Stewart has told Donald Trump's supporters they can't take America back, because they "don't own" the country in a riff that mirrored h ...
    July 22, 2016 - 8:41 am
  • Mary K. Roberts Foundation awards scholarships

    A total of $21,120 in scholarships has been awarded by the Mary K. Roberts Scholarship Foundation for the 2016-2017 year, according to Michael A. Cull ...
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Music Boosters receives donation

    The Sycamore Music Boosters recently received a donation from Frank and Suzanne Riccardi of Riccardi’s Red Hots and Soda Fountain.
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Early childhood center accepting applications for fall

    The Early Childhood Center at Kishwaukee College is accepting applications for the fall semester.Int ...
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Newly graduated firefighters

    Logan Breese and Melanie Yaeger graduated from the Pingree Grove Fire Academy in the Basic Operator Fire Fighter Program on June 18. During the course ...
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Little Free Library at Federated Church

    A Little Free Library is on the Greeley Street side of the Federated Church, 612 W. State St., Sycamore.
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Hinckley church sets barbecue supper

    The public is invited to the annual Bar-B-Q Pork Roast and Sweet Corn Boil Supper on Aug. 3, hosted by St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 324 W. McKi ...
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bethel VBS rides the wave

    Bethel Assembly of God, 131 W. Elm St. in Sycamore, will host vacation Bible school from 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Aug. 1 through 5. The theme is Ocean ...
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Roger Ailes out as head of Fox News, Fox Business

    NEW YORK – Roger Ailes is out as chief executive at Fox News Channel and Fox Business, his career at the networks he built from scratch and ran with a ...
    July 21, 2016 - 3:43 pm
  • Murder Mystery Theatre event at DeKalb library

    Help celebrate Adult Summer Reading 2016 by joining the DeKalb Public Library for an interactive murder mystery performance led by the Murder Mystery ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Children’s music featured at next band concert

    The DeKalb Municipal Band will present a special children’s concert with featured soloist Mark Robinson.
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bilder's pastels on display

    DeKalb Area Women's Center is hosting an exhibit of pastel drawings by artist and Northern Illinois University Professor Emerita Dorothea Bilder. "It' ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Wooden Box Theater marks 10th anniversary

    Wooden Box Theater will celebrate its 10th anniversary with “The Cavalcade of Stars,” an event that will showcase theatrical performers, fashion model ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Madigan comedy tour stops in DeKalb

    The Egyptian Theatre will welcome prolific comedian Kathleen Madigan as she brings her new “The Mermaid Lady” standup tour to DeKalb at 8 p.m. Nov. 3.
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Star Trek Beyond’ boldly goes back to what made the TV show great

    The opening words are kind of comforting: “My name is Captain James Tiberius Kirk.” We fans of the 50-year-old juggernaut called “Star Trek” know the ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Do you send postcards to people when you travel?
    Yes, it's fun
    Used to, but now just text photos
    Never saw the point