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  • Rockford considers creation of public housing police unit

    ROCKFORD – The city of Rockford is considering creating a specialized police unit to patrol its public housing properties in an effort to combat crime ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Suspects fleeing DeKalb murder scene caught after vehicle broke down

    SYCAMORE – Police arrested two suspects in the Oct. 6 murder of a DeKalb man after their getaway vehicle broke down on Peace Road in Sycamore, court d ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Kishwaukee College OKs 1.45 percent increase in tax levy

    MALTA – Kishwaukee College won’t hit property taxpayers up for much more money as part of its 2016 levy, and the 1.45 percent increase that trustees a ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 9:56 pm
  • Car crashes into DeKalb Buffalo Wild Wings

    DeKALB – A DeKalb woman was arrested Tuesday evening after she accidentally drove a Hyundai Elantra through the front window of the Buffalo Wild Wings ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • 5 fall day trips in Illinois that won't leave you broke

    Looking for something to do this fall that won't break the piggy bank? We've got 5 for you here. ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • DeKalb Chamber welcomes Los Panchos Mexican Grill

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff recently hosted a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the addition of its newest member: L ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bonine joins First National Bank

    First National Bank has hired Chris Bonine as senior advisor, Small Branch Business Banking.Bonine i ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • New canoe launch in Genoa

    The city of Genoa along with the Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce recently gathered near the new canoe launch installed at Carroll Memorial Park. Ald. G ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Heartland Bank to host Fall into Free Event

    On Friday, Oct. 14, Heartland Bank and Trust Company will host its Fall into Free Event.Local office ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Adventure Works celebrates new location

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members, staff and DeKalb Mayor John Rey recently conducted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate t ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Boston looks to fix goose poop problem in parks, playgrounds

    BOSTON – Goose poop is piling up in parks and playgrounds in Boston and city officials are looking for ways to rein it in.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Now hear this: Emergency agencies turn off radio encryption

    HARTFORD, Conn. – Some police and fire departments are bucking a trend to conceal dispatch communications from the public, acknowledging that radio en ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • Students return to Vermont high school that lost 4 in crash

    DUXBURY, Vt. – Students are returning to a Vermont high school for the first time since four classmates and another member of the community were kille ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • Chicago teachers, district reach tentative deal; no strike

    CHICAGO – Chicago teachers and the nation's third-largest school district struck a tentative deal on a new contract late Monday, averting what would h ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Emails show how private, public Clinton statements clash

    WASHINGTON – Behind closed doors, Hillary Clinton adopted a rather more accommodating tone with Wall Street than she has on the campaign trail.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:48 am
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