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  • What's hot in outdoor furniture

    Outdoor living spaces have come a long way from the days when “outdoor furnishings” meant a few inexpensive folding chairs around a flimsy plastic tab ...
    April 17, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Idea from Adam Sandler film used to soothe dementia patients

    NEW YORK (AP) — For 94-year-old Louise Irving, who suffers from dementia, waking up every day to a video with a familiar face and a familiar voice see ...
    April 17, 2015 - 6:20 pm
  • SMS Students of the Month

    Sycamore Middle School has named its Students of the Month for March. The sixth-grade students are Jimmy Romero, Zoe Zemanek, Fisher Ratliff, Lily Bic ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:35 am
  • Superior entries named in Regional History Fair

    Northern Illinois University recently named the 53rd annual Northern Illinois Regional History Fair superior entries for 2015. 
    April 17, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Money Smart with Financial Peace University

    As part of Money Smart Week, DeKalb First United Methodist Church will offer a free preview night of Financial Peace University.
    April 17, 2015 - 10:35 am
  • DeKalb Montessori enrolling students

    DeKalb Montessori House of Learning is taking enrollment for summer and fall.Full-time preschool day ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Lions present scholarship

    The Sycamore Lions Club presented the $1,000 Jack Schrout Memorial scholarship to Jacqueline Crystal, a nursing student at Kishwaukee College, on Marc ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Space available for Malta garage sale

    The Malta Community Garage Sales will be the weekend of May 16.On May 16, there will be parking lot ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • KC summer, fall registration now open

    Registration is open for the summer and fall 2015 semesters at Kishwaukee College. The summer semester begins May 26 and the fall semester begins Aug. ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • SUMC presents ‘Soul Songs’ this weekend

    Soul Songs: Music that Stirs the Soul” is the theme of this year’s Spring Choral Celebration at Sycamore United Methodist Church.
    April 17, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • DeKalb writer’s show to premiere in Chicago

    .30-30 Productions will present the world premiere of “How to Field Dress in Lilly Pulitzer,” the one-woman show written and performed by Cora Vasseur ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:25 am
  • NIU Art Museum presents appropriation lecture

    The slide lecture “The Afterlife of Appropriation,” is the next program in Northern Illinois University Art Museum’s spring educational series. It wil ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:25 am
  • Community band prepares for spring concert

    Indian Valley Community Band is gearing up for its 29th annual Spring Concert, which will be held at 2 p.m. April 26 at the Opera House in Sandwich, 1 ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:23 am
  • NIU Annuitants to see Cubs at Wrigley Field

    Space remains for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association Aug. 21 trip to Wrigley Field to see the Chicago Cubs take on the Atlanta Br ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:24 am
  • NIU Annuitants celebrate end of semester

    Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association will celebrate the end of the spring semester with a coffee hour on May 15 at the Vista Room, Oak ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:23 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you ever put clothes on your pet?
    Yes, for a laugh
    Yes, to keep them warm
    No, that's silly