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  • Community foundation kicks off youth-led program Sunday

    DeKALB – The DeKalb County Community Foundation will host its annual Youth Engaged in Philanthrophy meet-and-greet from 4 to 5 p.m. at its offices at ...
    NEW: Aug. 4, 2015 - 2:33 pm
  • Tax filing problems could jeopardize health law aid for 1.8M

    WASHINGTON – About 1.8 million households that got financial help for health insurance under President Barack Obama's law now have issues with their t ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 1:55 pm
  • State workers' suit against Rep. Tammy Duckworth spills into Senate bid

    JONESBORO – A civil lawsuit alleging ethics violations nearly a decade ago has become an issue in a Democratic congresswoman's bid to unseat first-ter ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Sycamore celebrates FunMe Events

    The Sycamore Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting to help promote FunME Events Entertainment, a special events and entertainment production compa ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Finest Furniture celebrates new ownership

    DeKalb Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate Finest Furniture on their new ownership. David Hahn is very excited to br ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Blagojevich attorney to ask court for rehearing

    CHICAGO – Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich will ask a full appellate court in Chicago to rehear his appeal after a panel of three judges recently ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Nonprofit gets $7.2M from Chase settlement

    CHICAGO – The Illinois Equal Justice Foundation is benefiting from a $7.2 million windfall that the state was given in a settlement with Chase.
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Seven state counties looking to form alliance

    ROCKFORD – An idea is brewing among seven counties in northern Illinois to create a regional alliance in an effort to help the area’s economy and boos ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Hunters in Africa say they have a role in conservation

    JOHANNESBURG – In 1909-10, Theodore Roosevelt headed a Smithsonian hunting and trapping expedition in Africa that included colleagues who prepared the ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Illinois named top party school in the U.S.

    CHAMPAIGN – The University of Illinois stakes claim to 23 Nobel Prize winners and tech prowess that contributed to the creation of YouTube, Netscape, ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Rauner: Illinois to review new federal power plant limits

    ST. LOUIS – Gov. Bruce Rauner offered little insight Monday into whether Illinois, which the federal government says ranks near the bottom in emission ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Aug. 4 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Shabbona man accused of harassing Boy Scouts

    SYCAMORE – A Shabbona man faces criminal charges after police said he threatened Boy Scouts on Sunday who were working on an Eagle Scout community ser ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 9:29 am
  • 3M to host 22nd annual golf fundraiser

    DeKALB – 3M will host its 22nd annual fundraiser for the Children’s Learning Center on Saturday. The ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Man faces DUI, weapons charges after incident in Genoa

    DeKALB – A Marengo man faces charges of driving under the influence after police said they found him drunk in his car with a loaded revolver.
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 11:51 pm
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