Overcast
28°FOvercastFull Forecast

Features

  • Winterfest offers free fun activities for all ages

    University of Illinois Extension will host its annual Winterfest from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at the Natural Resource Education Center in ...
    Jan. 11, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • CORTLANDCrochet ClassTime: 6:30 p.m.Date: MondayPlace: Cortland Community Library, 63 S. Somonauk Ro ...
    Jan. 11, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Auditions set for 'The Wizard of Oz'

    Indian Valley Theatre has set auditions for its spring musical production of "The Wizard Of Oz," directed by Sharon Pagoria and Michele Wade.
    Jan. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 10 fresh ways to improve a mug of cocoa

    We can’t help it. Now that the cold weather is here, we crave hot cocoa with the same intensity that we crave a cold beer during barbecue season.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Get out your instrument and play with the band

    Have you been thinking about digging that band instrument out of the back of the closet and playing your favorite songs? Or maybe you haven’t played s ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • DeKalb Festival Chorus looking for new members

    The DeKalb Festival Chorus invites interested singers to join them this spring semester by attending the first rehearsal at 7:15 p.m. Monday in the Mu ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • ‘Fresh, flirty’ CoverGirls Violin Show coming to Sandwich Opera House

    SANDWICH – Fresh, flirty and fun, The CoverGirls Violin Show is a high-energy musical revue of the greatest pop and rock hits from The Beatles to Bon ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Sycamore Stars

    The St. Mary's Sycamore fourth- and fifth-grade boys basketball team enjoyed its recent victory over St. Mary Elgin. The Stars have improved to 3-3, w ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Families participate in Cocoa and Caring Night

    Southeast Elementary School’s annual Cocoa and Caring Night was held Dec. 9. Families participated in activities to benefit the community. They make c ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Rabe performs in National FFA Band

    Lillian Rabe of the Somonauk-Leland-Sandwich FFA Chapter was among 80 FFA members from across the nation to play in the National Band at the 87th Nati ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Chili Supper features gourmet grilled cheese

    Faith United Methodist Church in Genoa will host a Chili Super from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Jan. 17.The menu ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • Pageant rescheduled at Federated Church

    On Jan. 11, during the regular 10 a.m. worship service, the children of The Federated Church in Sycamore will present the rescheduled pageant, “How Th ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • KC welcomes new Advisory Committee members

    The programs at Kishwaukee College that are designed to prepare students to directly enter the workforce after completion of a degree or certificate a ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:48 am
  • Organist recognized

    Pastor Marvin Metzger presented a certificate to Ron Fode for his many years of service as assistant organist at the Evangelical Church of St. John (M ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:48 am
  • Uncorked: Winemaker builds layers of flavor in Sauvignon Blanc

    Hugh Chapelle was on a last-second errand.  When reached by phone just five days before Christmas, C ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all DDC instances for analytics purposes.

    Post Game Press Conference: Boca Raton Bowl

    More videos »

    Reader Poll

    How much do you agree with the popular scientific conclusions that evolution and man-made global warming are real?
    Completely agree
    Somewhat agree
    Mostly disagree
    Totally disagree