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  • Fairgrounds to host Fall Fest

    SANDWICH – Throughout the Midwest, the fall season is festival time, celebrating everything from wine to pumpkins to scarecrows. In Sandwich, a new fe ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Craft market a Pumpkin Festival tradition

    The 42nd annual Autumn Craft & Treasures Market, sponsored by the Sycamore Music Boosters, is part of the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival weekend Oct. 25 an ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 5:00 am
  • House walk a mix of public, private spaces

    The Sycamore History Museum’s annual Pumpkin Fest Historic Homes Tour will celebrate the life of General E.F. Dutton and his influence on Sycamore, pa ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 5:00 am
  • Chamber’s 36th annual 10K race steps off Sunday

    SYCAMORE – The 36th annual Sycamore Pumpkin Run 10K Road Race, presented by the Sycamore Chamber of Commerce and KishHealth System, will be held at 9: ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 5:00 am
  • Tryggestad joins Resource Insurance

    Marcus Tryggestad has joined Resource Insurance as an insurance adviser offering personal and business lines of coverage.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • 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
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