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  • Dorm decor hacks: Fun ideas to add flair to the basic box

    Moving into a dorm is one of college life’s most exciting milestones; it’s the first time many kids are living away from the comfy confines of home.
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Waterman Lions pick new officers

    Waterman Lions Club recently chose officers for the 2016-2017 club year. Shown here are (from left) Shawn Blobaum, president; Kathy Smith, secretary; ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Artists, crafters needed for artisan market

    The Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary invites artists and crafters to participate in the Artisan Market from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 7 in the Roberts Con ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DHS students perform at Oak Crest

    Oak Crest residents, volunteers, staff and guests enjoyed a program presented by DeKalb High School music students at the annual Ice Cream Social, “Su ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Children’s Waiting Room celebrates 10 years

    The Children's Waiting Room of DeKalb County celebrated its 10-year anniversary on July 19, at the DeKalb County Courthouse. More than 85 people atten ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Farm estate and transition planning workshop offered

    When farmers think about the future of their farms after they are gone, they generally hope that the farm can continue as viable business, and that th ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Library collection features Hot Wheels

    For the month of August, Jackson Hoffman is sharing his Hot Wheels collection in the Sycamore Public Library's Youth Display Case. 
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Grow your hobby farm into a business

    If you are considering growing your hobby farm into a small-scale agricultural business, join Andy Larson, local food systems and small farms educator ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Vendors sought for street fair in Leland

    The Leland Town & Country Association is accepting vendor applications for its Labor Day weekend street fair set for 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 3.
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Caring for the part sun, part shade garden

    Remember the excitement you felt when you first designed a new, sunny garden? There were so many beautiful flowers and shrubs to choose from that you ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Buddy Brigade reaches out to local seniors

    Kaiya Marie invites seniors who have disabilities to walk with her as a team member of the Buddy Brigade in local charity walks.
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Get Wild With Words at Russell Woods

    Russell Woods in Genoa is the location for a monthly Wild With Words writing group.Wild With Words i ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am

    Thanks for supporting Ridulph familyTo the Editor:The Ridulph family would like to express our thank ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Glidden Homestead hosts DeKalb County Community Gardens talk

    Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will host a program celebrating and discussing DeKalb County Community Gardens and the growing partnership wit ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • St. Paul’s Episcopal Church plans pay-as-you-can market

    The second of three monthly Thrive Farmers Markets will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 20 on the front lawn at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 90 ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Web poll: Animal control officials say they are seeing more raccoons with distemper recently. Have you noticed any raccoons behaving strangely in the area lately?