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  • 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
  • Vacation Bible school scheduled in Malta

    Malta and Northwest Malta United Methodist Churches invite all children in Malta and surrounding communities to join the fun at the Surf Shack vacatio ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • College offering free veterinary assistant information sessions

    Kishwaukee College Continuing Education is offering several information sessions for community members interested in exploring the Veterinary Assistan ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Official: Airport attackers from Russia, Central Asia

    ISTANBUL – As the death toll from the Istanbul airport attack rose Thursday to 44, a senior Turkish official said the three suicide bombers who carrie ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Obama legacy: Immigration stands as most glaring failure

    WASHINGTON – Hours after the Supreme Court sent his immigration policy into legal limbo, President Barack Obama huddled around a long conference table ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Illinois lawmakers, governor OK stopgap spending deal

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois lawmakers approved a partial spending plan Thursday that would ensure schools stay open another year and give colleges and huma ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Police warn public of rash of vehicle burglaries

    DeKALB – Police are imploring the public to lock their vehicles as a wave of burglaries continues to sweep the city.
    June 30, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Visitors marvel at DeKalb's Egyptian Theatre

    DeKALB -- The Egyptian Theatre is comfortably familiar to many locals, which can make it easy to forget that the historic building really is a rarity.
    July 1, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you agree with the Supreme Court's ruling striking Texas's restrictions on abortions?