Partly Cloudy
84°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

Features

  • How Does Your Garden Grow? Warm, windy conditions require special care this month

    Our late spring and early summer has been extremely warm and windy. It will be important to carefully monitor our plants during this type of weather p ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Baie reunion set for Sunday

    The 95th annual Baie Reunion will take place Sunday, July 10, at Resource Bank, 102 S. Indian Road in Shabbona.
    July 2, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Spend a Saturday in seven local gardens

    The University of Illinois Extension DeKalb County Master Gardeners’ annual Garden Walk will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 9, rain or shine. Seve ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Oak Crest offers summer classes

    DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest is offering the following summer classes that are open to the public.
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore merchants set to host food drive

    When school is out for the summer, children who rely on school breakfasts and lunches may worry about their next meal.
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb County marks the Fourth of July

    DeKALB5K Run/Walk and FireworksMonday: The DeKalb Park District will hold its inaugural Independence ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:16 pm
  • DeKalb County Community Gardens seeks votes in online grant contest

    DeKalb County Community Gardens has been chosen as one of 76 community gardens in Canada and the United States to compete for a $15,000 grant.
    July 1, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Scholarship honors longtime KishHealth employee's service

    The Valley West Hospital Auxiliary honored former hospital employee Jana Kingston, a 21-year veteran, by awarding a special one-time $2,000 scholarshi ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Local group’s donation to KC Adult Ed makes impact

    In February, the Adult Education department at Kishwaukee College received a donation from a local philanthropic group, the DeKalb/Sycamore chapter of ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DHS student nominated for STEM conference

    Jessica Yaeger, a senior at DeKalb High School, was a delegate at the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Lowell, Massachusetts, June ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Elks award scholarships

    Sycamore Elks Lodge 1392 recently awarded scholarships totaling $2,500 to area students. Pictured (from left) are Exalted Ruler Bryan Ross, Valerie Hu ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Malta Lions award scholarships

    On May 25, at the DeKalb High School Awards night, Olivia Hankins and Matthew West each received a $1,000 Malta Lions scholarship.
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Malta Lions hold fundraiser through SaferUSA

    The Malta Lions Club will host an Illinois Concealed Carry class fundraiser Aug. 13 and 14 at SaferUSA, 190 W. Lincoln St. in Waterman.
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Montessori holding open enrollment

    DeKalb Montessori House of Learning is holding open enrollment. Those interested are asked to call or stop in.
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Free phlebotomy tech information sessions offered

    Kishwaukee College Continuing Education is offering several information sessions for community members interested in exploring the Phlebotomy Technici ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think NIU should leave the MAC?
    Yes, for the Big 12
    Yes, for the American Athletic Conference
    No, they should stay put