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  • Spring dance at Oak Crest

    All are welcome for a night of dancing at the 15th annual Senior Prom at Oak Crest Retirement Center hosted by the Sycamore High School Key Club at 7 ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • St. Paul’s offers Prayers2Pass

    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will offer #Prayers2Pass, an interactive prayer event for the students, faculty and staff of Northern Illinois University ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Middle School students present concerts in May

    The Sycamore Middle School Music Department will present three concerts in May. All concert admission is free and open to the public.
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Spring Salad Supper features Bread & Roses women’s chorus

    The Federated Church in Sycamore will host a “Spring Salad Supper for the Girls” at 6 p.m. Thursday at the church at 612 W. State St.
    April 29, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Salem Lutheran to present ‘King of the Jungle’

    Salem Lutheran welcomes the community to its children’s spring musical this weekend called “King of the Jungle: The God of Creation is Lord of my Hear ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Diehl recognized as state FFA Proficiency winner

    Jillian Diehl, a member of the Sycamore FFA Chapter of the Illinois Association FFA, was selected as the state FFA Proficiency winner in outdoor recre ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • House committee votes to require women to register for draft

    WASHINGTON – Women would be required to register for the military draft under a House committee’s bill that comes just months after the Defense Depart ...
    April 28, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Brother, others related to San Bernardino shooters arrested

    LOS ANGELES – Three people with close family ties to the couple responsible for the San Bernardino terror attack were arrested Thursday in an alleged ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Clinton backers ‘feeling the Bern’ of Sanders supporters

    WASHINGTON – Nancy Schumacher said she just wanted to do her civic duty, and so she heeded the call to become a superdelegate for Hillary Clinton. But ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Reputed 'El Chapo' associate pleads guilty in Chicago court

    CHICAGO – A reputed associate of Mexican cartel leader Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has pleaded guilty to helping move more than $1.5 million in drug mon ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:23 pm
  • Some fear chaos after state home care ruling

    SPRINGFIELD – Gaileen Roberts’ daughter Jody has cerebral palsy, is quadriplegic and developmentally delayed. But she can live at home because her mot ...
    April 28, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Fans' Holy Grail: unreleased songs in Prince's vault

    LOS ANGELES – Before his death, fans searching online for Prince were likely to find just a handful of his performance videos and almost none of his r ...
    April 28, 2016 - 9:19 pm
  • TransVAC dispatch will close temporarily today

    SYCAMORE – Voluntary Action Center will temporarily close TransVAC dispatch center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today as it conducts major electrical work a ...
    April 28, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • DeKalb Park District extends smoking ban in parks, facilities

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Park District is extending a smoking ban after hearing from residents concerned about smoking and litter at Katz Park.
    April 29, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • NIU police investigate attempted robbery on campus

    Note to readers: This story has been changed to reflect there was no weapon alleged to have been used in the incident. 
    April 29, 2016 - 9:35 am
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