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  • Oak Crest offers program on retirement decisions

    DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest extends invites the public to its next two sessions on “Navigating Retirement Decisions.”
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:19 am
  • 10 ways to make sharing a bathroom easier

    During the morning rush before school or work, the bathroom can easily become a crowded war zone cluttered with toothbrushes and hair products.
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Biosecurity workshop for backyard poultry set

    Although Illinois was lucky not to have any confirmed cases of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (aka “bird flu”) in the winter/spring 2015 outbreak, ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 7:06 pm
  • D-428 to offer birth to pre-K vision, hearing, education, language screenings

    DeKalb School District 428 will provide screenings for children ages birth through preschool in August. 
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Six awarded Nesbitt scholarships

    Six scholarship grants totaling $45,000 have been awarded by the Nesbitt Medical Student Foundation for the 2015-2016 award year. The recipients are L ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Next Thrive Farmers Market set for Saturday

    The third of four monthly Thrive Farmers Markets will take place Saturday on the front lawn at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 900 Normal Road.
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee College accepting applications for McIlrath scholarship

    Kishwaukee College is accepting applications for the Wayne McIlrath Family Scholarship.The McIlrath ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Mission trip builds relationships and brings teens closer to God

    Keegan Reynolds said his life has changed and his path with God has taken on a whole new level since returning from his mission trip to Muskogee, Okla ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Music education grants available

    The DeKalb County Community Foundation is accepting grant applications for programs and organizations supporting music and music education in the grea ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Blessing of the Backpacks at St. Paul’s

    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will hold an outdoor service at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 23 on the church’s front lawn at Normal and Greenbrier roads in DeKalb. In ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Immanuel Lutheran to host outdoor service

    Immanuel Lutheran Church and Student Center, 511 Russell Road in DeKalb, will conclude the summer worship schedule with an outdoor service, new member ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Little Lambs ready for fall classes

    Little Lambs Preschool of Immanuel Lutheran Church, 511 Russell Road in DeKalb, is gearing up for fall classes. There are limited openings for classes ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Mondavi family history runs deep at Charles Krug

    History surrounded Peter Mondavi Jr. as he sat in the Vintage Select Library at Charles Krug.  A por ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 7:02 pm
  • DeKalb band prepares final concert of the season

    The DeKalb Municipal Band, directed by Kirk Lundbeck, will present its final concert of the season at 8 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Dee Palmer Band Shell in H ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Bilder prints exhibited at DAWC Galleries

    “Stories & Symbols: Prints by Dorothea Bilder” is on exhibit at the DeKalb Area Women’s Center Galleries, 1021 State St. in DeKalb through Sept. 27. A ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Will you be traveling anywhere over the long weekend?
    Yes, a long way
    Yes, but not too far
    Not leaving town