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  • Bieberitz's son accused of sex abuse

    SYCAMORE – Days after convicted sex offender Ronald J. Bieberitz Sr. was arrested for allegedly violating prohibitions on contact with children, DeKal ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 6:34 pm
  • Best DeKalb holiday lights can win awards

    DeKalb residents and businesses that spend extra time and effort on their holiday decorations will have a chance to be recognized this season.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 5:05 pm
  • Sycamore man accused of attacking ex-girlfriend

    SYCAMORE – Jose A. Cedillo decided to stop by his ex-girlfriend's home to surprise her for her birthday, then attacked her and another man who was the ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • DeKalb students help family of boy facing heart surgery

    DeKALB — This Thanksgiving, Charles Spearman is thankful for the support, prayers and consideration that the community has given to his 6-year-old ste ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 4:01 pm
  • Some immigrants get Social Security, Medicare benefits under Obama's actions

    WASHINGTON – Many immigrants in the United States illegally who apply for work permits Under President Obama's new executive actions would be eligible ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:04 pm
  • FBI data shows thousands of gun sales beat background checks

    BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. – More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system — 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun sales a d ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Thanksgiving travelers greeted by cheap gas, storms

    Some holiday travelers are giving thanks for the cheapest gas prices in years. But that's cold comfort to those beating a path through stormy weather, ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • White House veto threat shelves possible tax plan

    WASHINGTON – A White House veto threat appears to have put on ice a congressional effort to permanently renew a handful of tax breaks for businesses a ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:41 am
  • St. Charles Mayor suspends Filling Station late night permit from Dec. 1-Jan. 1

    ST. CHARLES – The Filling Station Pub and Grill will have its liquor license suspended for three straight days and its 2 a.m. late night permit on hol ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:11 am
  • Lindenhurst man killed in Route 120 crash near Volo

    VOLO – A Lindenhurst man died Tuesday in a five-vehicle crash along Route 120, the Lake County Coroner's Office said.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:08 am
  • Protests against Ferguson decision grow across U.S.

    People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 8:29 am
  • Anger at Ferguson case based on emotion, evidence

    Anger and despair swept through many parts of America after a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Ferguson grand jury: Officer fired after 'tussle'

    FERGUSON, Missouri – Some witnesses called it a tussle. Others described it as a tug-of-war. Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson testified that they were f ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • DeKalb County residents taking novel-writing challenge

    DeKALB – Failure isn’t an option for Justin Difazzio.He’s participating for the ninth consecutive ye ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • DeKalb hoping IMET funds will be recovered

    DeKALB – Fearing the loss of millions in taxpayer dollars, DeKalb officials have moved most of the city’s money out of a state investment fund at the ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:52 pm
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