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  • G-K students hear from financial planner

    Chad Henry of Forthright Financial Planning recently discussed his profession with students in the Genoa-Kingston Middle School Leadership and Communi ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Turkey day questions

    Thanksgiving is all about tradition, so it’s only natural that we field a lot of the same questions each year about the same things. But it’s OK. Thes ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Indian Creek students earn ‘Citizenship’ award

    The following students earned a "Citizenship" character award at Indian Creek Elementary School in Shabbona. Kindergarten: Liam Flower, Mason Kniffin, ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Thanksgiving cranberries can be made in advance

    Although Thanksgiving is the quintessential American holiday, some of my American friends and I celebrate it here in London every year.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Dorothy's Diamonds donates to cardiac rehab fund

    Dorothy Lockard, owner of Dorothy's Diamonds in Creston, donates trip proceeds to area nonprofit organizations. She recently returned from a tour of M ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Accomplished teen author to visit DeKalb library

    The DeKalb Public Library, in conjunction with Northern Illinois University, will host “Fiction to Action: Ideas for Tackling Tough Topics and Empower ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Glad Tidings hosts hymn sing

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 2325 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host a hymn sing at 1:30 p.m. Nov. 16. The public is invited.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Shabbona church plans 123rd turkey dinner, bazaar

    The Shabbona United Church of Christ’s 123rd annual dinner and country bazaar will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Nov. 17.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • Mental health workshop at Hillcrest Covenant

    Hillcrest Covenant Church in DeKalb will host a mental health workshop at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19. "Let's talk about it" will be the theme for the mo ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • Rain forest coming to Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – On Wednesday, the Sycamore High School auditorium will be transformed into a tropical rain forest.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • Early Bird Shopping event set in Genoa

    Crosswind Community Church will hold its 10th annual Early Bird Shopping event from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • Catholic bishops ask President-elect Donald Trump for humane immigration policies

    BALTIMORE – The nation's Roman Catholic bishops, meeting just days after Donald Trump was elected president, urged him Monday to adopt humane policies ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • DeKalb Elks Craft Fair benefits Kishwaukee United Way

    The DeKalb Elks Lodge will host its third annual Vendor and Craft Fair on Saturday to benefit Kishwaukee United Way and their 24 local partner agencie ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 10th annual Gobbler Gallop 5K is Nov. 19

    The Waterman Lions Club will host its 10th annual Gobbler Gallop 5K walk/run on Saturday.The event w ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Human Rights Authority panel to meet

    The Northwest Regional Human Rights Authority Division of the Illinois Guardianship and Advocacy Commission will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday at Kishwaukee ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
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