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  • Petitioners ask to be annexed into Sycamore District 427

    SYCAMORE – Twelve neighbors along Coltonville Road are asking to annex their property into Sycamore School District 427.
    May 27, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • DeKalb Elks to host veterans dinner and Flag Day ceremonies

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Elks Lodge No. 765 is inviting DeKalb County area veterans and their spouses to complimentary dinner June 11.
    May 27, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Origin of key Clinton emails from report are a mystery

    WASHINGTON – Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was supposed to have turned over all work-related emails to the State Department to be ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Many opting to take Social Security before full retirement age

    CHICAGO – Taking Social Security benefits early comes with a price, yet more than 4 in 10 Americans who are 50 and over said they’ll dip into the prog ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Trump sews up delegates to seal GOP nomination

    BISMARCK, N.D. – Triumphantly armed with a majority of his party’s delegates, Republican Donald Trump unleashed a broadside attack Thursday on Hillary ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Kishwaukee College seeks opinions on listening tour

    GENOA – Kishwaukee College officials are holding listening sessions as they seek to make connections with residents of the communities the college ser ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • A day after the shouting, GOP and Democrats back talking

    SPRINGFIELD – A day after Republicans booed and yelled at Illinois House Democrats for passing their own budget without GOP input, leaders from both p ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Obama defends nuke record before visit to Hiroshima

    SHIMA, Japan – On the eve of his historic trip to Hiroshima, President Barack Obama is defending the vigor of his efforts to rid the world of nuclear ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Local law enforcement officers to carry torch for Special Olympics

    DeKALB – Local law enforcement officers will be running through the streets to raise money and awareness for Special Olympics.
    May 27, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Sycamore teachers set up lemonade stand for students' last day

    SYCAMORE – At the sound of the year’s final school bell Thursday, students bolted from Sycamore Middle School and headed downtown on skateboards and b ...
    May 27, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Farmers markets in Genoa, DeKalb, Sycamore plan to offer new options

    GENOA – A sure sign summer is right around the corner is when local farmers markets start popping up around DeKalb County.
    May 26, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Memorial Day escort seeking additional vehicles

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Forty and Eight Voiture 207 is looking for motorcycles and other vehicles to join in a Memorial Day parade escort.
    May 27, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Man faces charges after punching driver; stalking and hitting woman

    SYCAMORE – A man police say punched a driver repeatedly in the face, and in the same day stalked and hit a woman, remained at the DeKalb County Jail o ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • $50 oil shouldn't pose major threat to consumers, economy

    NEW YORK – The price of oil topped $50 a barrel this week for the first time since July, delivering a cash infusion to oil producers and a lift to bea ...
    May 26, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Driver in crash that injured Sycamore HS student rejects plea offer

    SYCAMORE – A former Sycamore High School student facing criminal charges and a civil lawsuit in connection with an October 2014 crash that severely in ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What are you looking forward to most this summer?
    Swimming at the pool
    A vacation
    Lots of time outdoors
    Summer reading
    Farmers markets