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  • Kiefer Sutherland, Geena Davis, Damon Wayans and more stars returning to TV this fall

    The fall TV schedule includes “The Exorcist” and “Lethal Weapon,” but reboots aren’t the only source of nostalgia in the lineup. There are a number of ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Author visits North Elementary

    The third- and fourth-grade students from North Elementary School in Sycamore recently were treated to a visit by author Tommy Greenwald. He is the au ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Earl Grey Lemon Teacakes offer dessert without much guilt

    I love dessert. I also love being healthy. My four kiddos also love sweets. So over the years, I’ve created some great strategies for getting some des ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Apple cake signals fall

    My grandmother, who lived with us when I was growing up, had a serious sweet tooth and would bake something almost every day.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC offers BNA Train-the-Trainer course

    Kishwaukee College is offering a nine-week Basic Nurse Assistant Train-the Trainer course for area nursing professionals who want to become a BNA inst ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Music Hall of Fame deadline is Oct. 15

    The Sycamore Music Boosters is accepting applications for its annual Sycamore High School Music Hall of Fame.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Author visits G-K Middle School

    Genoa-Kingston students in seventh and eighth grade were treated to a visit by a local author. "Enduring Vision: From an Encampment to a Distinctive C ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Barbed Wire Pioneers’ screening set for Thursday

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association will host the 18th anniversary screening of “Barbed Wire Pioneers” at 6 p.m. Thursday at th ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 10:11 pm
  • Uncorked: 2016 grape harvest is underway

    Decisions had to be made as the emails arrived.Harvest has come in vineyards across the country and ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • Causes of loss of hearing in one ear

    Hearing loss in one ear can have several different causes. Also referred to as unilateral hearing l ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 7:33 am
  • Program to discuss teacher retirement system

    All are welcome to attend a presentation, “The Teachers’ Retirement System and Pension Benefits,” given by Rich Frankenfeld, TRS Director of Outreach. ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reserve a seat for senior luncheon

    Voluntary Action Center will host its annual Countywide Senior Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, at St. Mary’s Memorial Hall in Sycamore.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:33 am
  • Genoa brown bag features train history

    Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society and Museum in Genoa will host a brown bag lunch program from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday.
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Oak Crest to host Art and Craft Fest

    DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest will hold its sixth annual Art and Craft Fest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24.
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Community forum on proposed pipeline

    A tar sands pipeline runs through DeKalb County just west of the Northern Illinois University campus. Now Enbridge, the Canadian company that owns it, ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Reader Poll

    How often do you shop at local small businesses?