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  • Maria Ridulph Memorial Fund sends Sycamore brother, sister to summer camp

    SYCAMORE – Charles Ridulph watched misty-eyed Thursday as 10-year-old Lily Potts gushed about summer camp and the horses she’s ridden, arrows she’s sh ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • DeKalb man pleads not guilty to murdering 19-year-old girlfriend

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of murdering his 19-year-old girlfriend and hiding her body in a closet.
    June 24, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Hillary Clinton's State Dept. calendar is missing at least 75 entries, Associated Press review finds

    WASHINGTON – An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinton kept as secretary of state identified at least 75 meetings with longt ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:13 pm
  • Brexit: Crisis or speed bump? What the UK vote means for world economy

    FRANKFURT, Germany – Britain's vote to leave the European Union adds a heavy dose of uncertainty to a global economy that is still struggling to reach ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:27 am
  • North Korea: We won't abandon nukes with U.S. gun to our head

    PYONGYANG, North Korea – The top North Korean official for U.S. relations told The Associated Press on Friday that his country is now a nuclear threat ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • No TSA PreCheck on your boarding pass? This might be why

    NEW YORK – Thousands of fliers enrolled in trusted traveler programs such as PreCheck aren't getting the expedited screening they paid for because of ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:41 am
  • Brexit: President Obama says U.S. respects United Kingdom's decision to leave European Union

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Friday said the European Union and the United Kingdom will remained "indispensable partners" to the U.S., as he ...
    June 24, 2016 - 9:14 am
  • Illinois earns more than double in license plate late fees

    BELLEVILLE (AP) – The Illinois Secretary of State's decision not to send license plate renewal reminders has earned the state more than twice the amou ...
    June 24, 2016 - 8:56 am
  • Census: Asians remain fastest-growing racial group in U.S.

    WASHINGTON – Asians remain the fastest-growing racial group in the United States, according to new information from the Census Bureau.
    June 24, 2016 - 8:28 am
  • Donald Trump, in Scotland, links Brexit vote to his campaign

    AYRSHIRE, Scotland – Donald Trump, in a visit to Scotland on Friday, hailed Britain's vote to leave the European Union, drawing parallels to the anger ...
    June 24, 2016 - 8:26 am
  • Reactions to Britain's vote to leave the European Union

    "Damn! A bad day for Europe." — Sigmar Gabriel, Germany's vice chancellor and economy minister, on Twitter.
    June 24, 2016 - 8:24 am
  • Clubs beautify Barb City Manor

    The DeKalb Kiwanis and Huntley Builders clubs recently assisted Barb City Manor staff and residents with planting flowers for the residents to enjoy.  ...
    June 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KishHealth System hosts bike-to-church event

    KishHealth System’s Community Health Network, now part of Northwestern Medicine, hosted a bike-to-church event April 24. Each of the participating org ...
    June 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Mathlete of the Month named

    Natalea Snyder, a fourth-grader at West Elementary in Sycamore, has been named the Mathnasium Mathlete of the month for April in recognition of her im ...
    June 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Malta Lions inducts new members

    Two new members were recently inducted into the Malta Lions Club. Pictured (from left) are Lion Zone Chair Pam Kelley, new members Marilyn and Larry W ...
    June 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think state Legislature should ban people on terror watch lists from getting gun permits?