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  • Sycamore Lions helps provide glasses to those in need

    Kindred Hospital in Sycamore and Pay-It-Forward House recently requested help from Sycamore Lions Club to fill a need. Some of their patients and gues ...
    June 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Barb City Manor names 2015 top volunteer

    The Barb City Manor Inc. Board of Directors recently honored volunteers at the annual Volunteer Appreciation Night.
    June 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • June checklist offers tips for maintaining trees

    There’s plenty to do in the garden this month.Woody plant careWe have been concentrating in May and ...
    June 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Health department kicks off Shoes to Share Program

    To help families in need, the DeKalb County Health Department again is partnering with the community and local businesses to collect, launder and dist ...
    June 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Local FFA member named State FFA Proficiency Winner in diversified horticulture

    Jackie Marco was selected as the State FFA Proficiency Winner in diversified horticulture. Marco is a member of the Somonauk-Leland-Sandwich FFA Chapt ...
    June 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Hawg Hunters members place at event

    Several members of Plano’s Quad County Hawg Hunters Chapter of Muskies Inc. recently placed at the Cave Run Kentucky event of the Professional Musky T ...
    June 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC Nursing hosts Honor Society induction

    The Kishwaukee College Nursing Program hosted an induction ceremony for the Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society on May 18. Seven second-year nursing ...
    June 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Richard Ohlinger receives 2016 Roberts Award

    Kishwaukee College named Richard Ohlinger of Rochelle as the recipient of the 2016 John C. Roberts Community Service Award. The award was established ...
    June 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Clausen, Plote win ag scholarship

    Chase Clausen of Genoa and Ethan Plote of Leland are recipients of the 2016 First Choice Agriculture Scholarship from 1st Farm Credit Services.
    June 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb High School grad riding cross country to help raise money for students with autism

    DeKalb native Drew Feltes is taking on a 3,838-mile Cross Country Bike Challenge this summer. He’ll cover 13 states in 52 days.
    June 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Fly-in breakfast scheduled for Sunday in DeKalb

    The DeKalb EAA Chapter 241 will hold its annual Fly-in, Drive-in Pancake and Eggs Breakfast at the DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport from 8 to 11:30 a.m ...
    June 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Dates set for annual Sue Lyon Book Sale

    The annual Sue Lyon Book Sale will take place June 16 through 18 at Federated Church in Sycamore.Gen ...
    June 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • WNIJ to broadcast Read With Me Book Series

    WNIJ 89.5 FM will feature five regional works of fiction as part of its continuing Read With Me Book Series.
    June 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • WNIJ/WNIU invites visual artists to enter the 2017 Calendar Contest

    Northern Public Radio is seeking submissions from visual artists to be featured in the 2017 WNIJ/WNIU wall calendar. Regional artists working in any m ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach opens 'My Fair Lady'

    For the first time in its 70-year history, Stage Coach Players will present “My Fair Lady.” The show opens today.
    June 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think state Legislature should ban people on terror watch lists from getting gun permits?