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  • Open Door receives fire safety grant

    The DeKalb County Community Foundation recently presented Open Door Rehabilitation Center with a grant to upgrade Open Door’s fire sprinkler systems i ...
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Waterman Lions donate to new park

    Waterman residents will soon have a new park thanks to the efforts of a grassroots organization called The Waterman Enhancement Group.
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • FVOAS offers chance to win $1,000, help area senior citizens

    Fox Valley Older Adult Services is hosting its annual Draw Down, Wednesday, June 29, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Only 250 tickets are on sale for $30 each ...
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Extension seminar examines food labeling

    For those of us who try to be conscientious food consumers, a simple trip to the grocery store can cause a bit of anxiety. Now, in addition to reading ...
    June 19, 2016 - 8:20 pm
  • Nebraska family 'devastated' by fatal gator attack at Disney

    ORLANDO, Fla. – The parents of a Nebraska toddler killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World said they’re devastated by the loss of their son, whose ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • Singer Meat Loaf collapses during concert in Canada

    EDMONTON, Alberta – Rock singer Meat Loaf collapsed on stage during a concert Thursday night in Edmonton, Alberta, and was taken to a hospital.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • CDC: Puerto Rico may see hundreds of Zika birth defects

    NEW YORK – Dozens or hundreds of babies in Puerto Rico could develop severe birth defects because of Zika, based on how an outbreak is playing out the ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • Trump plan relies on skeptical GOP leaders

    DES MOINES, Iowa – His campaign roiled by infighting and Republican revolt, Donald Trump is working to address a battleground state staffing shortage ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • 1 year after church shooting, much is the same in Charleston

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – The names of Confederate generals still adorn street signs in Charleston’s public housing projects, and a heroic waterfront statue ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • Doppler radar gives meteorologists greater view of area storms

    ELBURN – Severe weather could hit the area in the blink of an eye – but ABC 7 Chicago has a new safety tool north of Elburn.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:09 pm
  • DeKalb hires new HR manager

    DeKALB – Cris Randall, who previously worked in the human resources department at the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District, will take ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • NIU center to hold Orlando shooting vigil Monday

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University will remember the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting, with a vigil scheduled for Monday.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • DeKalb County Board to spend up to $75,000 to get sober house open

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Board is doubling down on plans to open a sober-living home in Sycamore despite delays and cost overruns.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:03 pm
  • DeKalb man accused of robbing a local Vietnamese restaurant

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man remained in the DeKalb County Jail on Friday after leaving behind an incriminating footprint that linked him to a robbery at l ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:03 pm
  • 7th person charged in connection with possible gang-related beating, robbery

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man remained in the county jail Friday on charges stemming from a possibly gang-related February beating and robbery.
    June 17, 2016 - 10:58 pm
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