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  • Wise Owl helps people relax

    DeKALB – Cindy Harness hopes that becoming part of the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce will make the community more aware of her services.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Kingston village president arrested on possessing village credit card

    KINGSTON – Longtime Kingston Village President John Munro has been arrested on charges he possessed a village credit card without consent, officials s ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • John, Harrison streets dropped from city of DeKalb's enterprise zone plan

    DeKALB – Commercial developers considering DeKalb County won’t find any enterprise zone incentives in the Harrison and John streets area.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Sycamore teens hurt in rollover crash

    Update 2:30 p.m. Tuesday: Morgan Witmer, 18, of Sycamore, remains in critical condition at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, while Connor Sh ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 8:44 pm
  • At least 2 injured in Homer Glen after Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm hayride trailer tips

    HOMER GLEN – At least two people were injured Monday afternoon when a tractor rolled over at Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 3:43 pm
  • Lake Villa man drowns in Stanton Bay

    LAKE VILLA – The Lake Villa man, whose body was recovered Sunday night from Stanton Bay in Lake Villa, has been identified by the Lake County Coroner' ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 3:41 pm
  • Obama taking action to push manufacturing

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Monday expanded his push for increased manufacturing in the United States by directing federal money toward new ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 3:21 pm
  • NSA surveillance limits: The focus turns to courts

    WASHINGTON – While Congress mulls how to curtail the NSA's collection of Americans' telephone records, impatient civil liberties groups are looking to ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 2:32 pm
  • Governors stress home quarantine for Ebola workers

    NEWARK, N.J. – A nurse who protested being kept in a tent in New Jersey over the weekend despite lacking symptoms after caring for Ebola patients in W ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:53 am
  • Third student dies in Washington school shooting

    MARYSVILLE, Wash. – A 14-year-old girl who was wounded when a student opened fire inside a Washington state high school has died, raising the death to ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • U.S. official urges allies to combat ISIS ideology

    KUWAIT CITY – The United States is pressing Arab nations and other allies to do more to counter the Islamic State group's slick propaganda campaign, w ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • U.S. pending home sales rise modestly in September

    WASHINGTON – The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes ticked up only slightly in September, as it remained difficult to qualify for mort ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • Plane makes emergency landing in Illinois field

    LIBERTY – A twin-propeller airplane has made an emergency landing in a western Illinois soybean field after running out of fuel.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 8:33 am
  • Syria activists say Kobani death toll passes 800

    MURSITPINAR, Turkey – A Syrian activist group said Sunday that the death toll in 40 days of fighting in and around the northern Syrian border town of ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • George P. Bush says dad 'moving forward' on 2016

    WASHINGTON – Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is "moving forward" on a potential 2016 White House run and it appears more likely he will enter the Republi ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
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