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  • Construction begins on Sycamore brewpub

    SYCAMORE – The process of opening Sycamore’s first brewpub has been a long and drawn-out one for owner JD Heinrich.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Armstrong: Let MiniAbe whisk you away

    Halloween is fast approaching and the Illinois Office of Tourism had an early treat for visitors this fall. It launched a new MiniAbe video that is pa ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Illinois workNet Center celebrates new location

    The Illinois workNet Center has settled into its new location at 650B N. Peace Road in DeKalb and will celebrate with an Open House from 4 to 6 p.m. O ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • SundogIT opens Rockford office

    SundogIT Inc., an information technology provider, has opened a new office in Rockford.“This is an i ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • GOP governors don’t see ‘Obamacare’ going away

    WASHINGTON – While Republicans in Congress shout, “Repeal Obamacare,” GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law’s major Medicaid expa ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Not so fast cord cutters – cable’s not going anywhere

    NEW YORK – Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite t ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Sears plans to raise more cash via rights offering

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – Sears is looking to raise more cash, announcing that it is planning a rights offering that may raise up to $625 million.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Oct. 20 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 ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Illinois governor candidates, Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner, spar on finance, jobs

    CHICAGO – Locked in a neck-and-neck contest ahead of November, Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner sparred on jobs, Illinois' financ ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Country Store Thrift Shop in DeKalb seeks volunteers

    DeKALB – Louise Lowe found The Country Store Thrift Shop when she was looking for something to do after retiring as a first-grade teacher for the Kane ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • School board filings now taken by DeKalb County Clerk's Office in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – All filings for local school board district offices will now take place at the DeKalb County Clerk’s Office in Sycamore.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Maple Park bar hosting Special Olympics fundraiser

    MAPLE PARK – A Maple Park bar is holding an event that will benefit the Special Olympics. The event ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Obama casts his vote early in Chicago

    CHICAGO – President Barack Obama has cast his vote early for the 2014 midterm elections.Obama voted ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • White House: Nazis shouldn’t get Social Security

    WASHINGTON – Former Nazis should not be getting the Social Security benefits they are receiving as they age overseas, the White House said Monday, res ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • DeKalb city leaders talk with opponents of proposed building inspection changes

    DeKALB – Looking over the commercial real estate listings in DeKalb, Mike Carpenter worries a proposed citywide building inspection process will make ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:49 pm
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