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  • Athena Award Reception scheduled for Oct. 25

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce and the Athena Committee will present the 27th annual Athena Award Reception and honor the 2016 nominees for Athena and ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Illinois agency: YouTube glitch behind training video porn

    SPRINGFIELD – At the end of a brief online video promoting an Illinois agency’s training summit, the picture faded to black and, several seconds later ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • DeKalb School District 428 approves request for school’s emergency repairs

    DeKALB – DeKalb School District 428 is moving quickly to repair a large crack in a tower wall at Founders Elementary School, with the school board vot ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Harvest brings good yields, poor crop prices

    John Ward of Sycamore is a seventh-generation farmer, working land his family has owned since 1837. Although Ward has been farming for 45 years, he re ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:18 pm
  • Earth's 16-month record heat streak ends but warming remains

    WASHINGTON – Earth’s 16-month sizzling streak of record high temperatures is finally over, according to one group of federal meteorologists.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:05 pm
  • 'Stop whining,' Obama tells Trump, chiding for fraud talk

    WASHINGTON – “Stop whining,” President Barack Obama rebuked Donald Trump on Tuesday, speaking out as seldom before on next month’s election and chidin ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:00 pm
  • Police Reports Oct. 19

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 9:27 pm
  • Local candidate meet/greet, debate set for Oct. 27

    GENOA – The Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce and the League of Women Voters are teaming up for a meet-and-greet with local candidates and a debate.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 9:25 pm
  • DeKalb announces hours for Halloween trick-or-treating

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department has announced trick-or-treating hours for Halloween this year.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 9:25 pm
  • Sycamore City Council OKs facade grant for two vacant properties

    SYCAMORE – Two neighboring vacant properties in downtown Sycamore will be renovated for potential use as office space using a facade grant from the ci ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 9:25 pm
  • Interim leader: Trust, relationship building needed at District 428

    DeKALB – School District 428’s interim leader, appointed by the school board after allegations of sexual harassment involving the district’s superinte ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 9:24 pm
  • Pumpkin giveaway set for Saturday

    SYCAMORE – Longtime festival supporters Denis and Jill Jagodzinski plan to give away free pumpkins Saturday ahead of the 55th annual Sycamore Pumpkin ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 2:35 pm
  • Genoa Duck Race winners named

    The Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the 13th annual Great Genoa Duck Race on Sept. 11. Hundreds of attendees came out to enjoy vendors, bounce h ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Chamber welcomes My 1 Hair Solution

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of My 1 Hair So ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Greenacre Cleaners celebrates new location

    The Sycamore Chamber Ambassadors hosted a ribbon-cutting at Greenacre Cleaners to help celebrate the new location at 610 Plaza Drive, Suite 2, in Syca ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
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