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  • DeKalb resident wins 2015 composition contest

    Jan Bach of DeKalb won the grand prize in the Humboldt Brass Chamber Music Workshop 2015 Composition Contest. He received $2,000 for his octet “Deriva ...
    May 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Let’s Dance’ plans live recording session, party

    Open the door to a fun adventure at a live CD recording session and dance party May 31, hosted by producers of DeKalb’s “Let’s Dance.”
    May 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Upcoming TV schedules expose trends

    NEW YORK – Television’s next big hit may have been revealed during last week’s annual schedule presentations to advertisers by the biggest networks.
    May 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • National Portrait Gallery show explores nature of celebrity

    WASHINGTON – In the age of selfies, social media and streaming videos, the idea of what makes a celebrity has expanded far beyond the Hollywood icons ...
    May 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • BC-US--Food-American Table-Alabama White Sauce

    When people think barbecue sauce, they usually think something tomato- or vinegar-based. But today, I want to convince you to consider another breed o ...
    May 19, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Grilled appetizers: Red Onions and Shishito Peppers

    Much as I love my grill for the low-and-slow magic it works with a monster hunk of pork butt or a thick and beefy steak, I find it often shines bright ...
    May 19, 2015 - 8:58 pm
  • What Can Elder Care Services’ Community Care Program Do For You?

    The Illinois Department on Aging offers a wonderful opportunity for eligible seniors that allows the individual to live independently in their own hom ...
    May 18, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • Register now for Brett's Run on June 13

    The ninth annual running of the Brett’s Run Genoa Days 5K Race is set for 8:30 a.m. June 13.Brett Ku ...
    May 18, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Memorial Day observances in DeKalb County

    Keynote military speaker Brigadier Gen. Bruce W. Vander Kolk, retired from the Illinois Army Nationa ...
    May 22, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Volunteer training set at Sycamore History Museum

    Like telling stories? Love your community? Have a few spare hours a month? Then stop by the Sycamore History Museum’s volunteer training on Saturday.
    May 18, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Master Gardeners divide plant sale and garden walk

    Just as we divide our plants knowing that the process will encourage them to grow and flourish, University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners have ...
    May 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Lions pitch in during park district work day

    The Genoa Lions came out in force to clean up and spread new mulch at Lions Corner Park on May 2 during Genoa Park District Work Day.
    May 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • ‘This One’s for the Girls’ winner

    Congratulations to Louisa Green of Genoa, winner of the KitchenAid mixer from KishHealth System’s annual women’s health event, “This One's for the Gir ...
    May 16, 2015 - 5:30 am

    Weiss graduates from basic trainingAir Force Airman Seth B. Weiss graduated from basic military trai ...
    May 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • How Does Your Garden Grow? Creating a natural wildflower garden

    The little woods at the top of the street where I grew up was a magical place. Wonderful things were growing there. They had fun names like Shooting S ...
    May 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Should the city of DeKalb pay to install air conditioning at the Egyptian Theatre?