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  • Sandwich Park District hosts Radioactive Zombie Run

    About 50 runners had one thing on their brains during a 5K Saturday in Sandwich: Don’t let them get devoured by zombies.
    May 22, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Hinckley-Big Rock High School seniors say goodbye at graduation

    HINCKLEY – With its 48 graduates, the Hinckley-Big Rock High School Class of 2016 is small in number but big on achievement and potential, school lead ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • Kishwaukee College celebrates Class of 2016

    After spending two years earning his associate degree in science at Kishwaukee College, Micah Huff said he feels ready to move on to the next chapter ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • Health officials: Person with measles visited several DeKalb locations

    DeKALB - State health officials have released more details about potential measles exposure, including the places in DeKalb the infected person visite ...
    May 23, 2016 - 4:14 pm
  • Oak Crest recognizes volunteers

    DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest recently recognized its many volunteers at a special “Oak Crest Volunteers Give Time, Touch Lives” party.
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Troop 2810 camps at Starved Rock

    Boy Scout Troop 2810, chartered out of Salem Lutheran Church of Sycamore, recently enjoyed a campout weekend at Starved Rock State Park. The scouts di ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Lions help spruce up park

    Paul Bafia, executive director of the Genoa Park District, hosted the annual Park Volunteer Day on April 30. He invited the Genoa Lions and other comm ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DCCF continues to support library expansion

    The DeKalb County Community Foundation has once again shown support for the DeKalb Public Library expansion in the form of a $5,000 Community Needs Gr ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Garden Club dedicates memorial bench

    On April 27, the Genoa Garden Club, along with friends, family and community members, gathered for the dedication of a memorial bench honoring Evelyn ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Art and craft fest coming to Oak Crest

    Applications for art and craft booths are being accepted for the sixth annual fest scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 24 at DeKalb Area Retirement ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Midwest Museum seeking new board members

    The Midwest Museum of Natural History is seeking motivated individuals to join the Board of Directors.
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU officials: Graduate's guest had measles

    DeKALB – A family member of a Northern Illinois University student who graduated during the 1:30 p.m. ceremony May 14 at the NIU Convocation Center wa ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Fairdale warning siren dedication set for Sunday

    FAIRDALE – A ceremony to recognize the contributions of Rotary District 6420 and the Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Club will be held at the Fairdale warni ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Bernie Sanders' delegates brace for Philadelphia convention fight

    DENVER – Gabriel McArthur is heading to the Democratic National Convention in July to serve as a delegate for Bernie Sanders. Screaming and shouting a ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Oklahoma governor vetoes bill criminalizing abortion

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin on Friday vetoed legislation to make it a felony for doctors to perform an abortion, a measure that would ha ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:37 pm
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