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  • Malta officials hope first permit in years a start

    MALTA – The village issued its first permit for a new home in nine years in November, and officials are hopeful it is a sign that growth will begin on ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Traffic enforcement leads to 39 seat belt citations

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department issued 39 seat-belt citations during a recent Thanksgiving traffic enforcement campaign.
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • Photos: DeKalb County Permenance Action Team's bi-annual resource fair

    People pack DeKalb High School for the DeKalb County Permanence Action Team's bi-annual resource fair on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016 in DeKalb. There were m ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 6:31 pm
  • Cademon Brewing Co. attempts comeback

    GENOA – Cademon Brewing Co. is hoping to stage a comeback with an $18,000 crowdfunding campaign after it lost its liquor license last month because of ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 1:05 pm
  • University of Illinois says no to sanctuary status for immigrants

    URBANA – The president of the University of Illinois says its three campuses cannot legally serve as sanctuaries for immigrant students illegally livi ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 12:50 pm
  • President-elect Donald Trump says cancel new Air Force One: Costs 'out of control'

    NEW YORK – Six weeks from taking office, Donald Trump says he wants the government to cut some costs by canceling its order for a new Air Force One, t ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 8:42 am
  • Officials: Potential for violence from fake news troubling

    WASHINGTON – The bizarre rumors began with a leaked email referencing Hillary Clinton and sinister interpretations of references to pizza parties. It ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 8:27 am
  • Trending story that Hillary Clinton won just 57 counties is false. She won 487 counties.

    NEW YORK – A trending story that claims Hillary Clinton won a total of 57 counties in the presidential election is untrue.
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • Chamber welcomes Out On A Whim

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff recently welcomed Out On A Whim as a new member. Located at 127 E. Lincoln Highway ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Alumni Association hires executive director

    The Northern Illinois University Alumni Association has hired Reggie Bustinza as its new executive director.
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore City Council approves rezoning for luxury senior town homes

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council voted 6-1 Monday to approve the rezoning of about nine acres on the southeast corner of Mount Hunger Road and Rou ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Heartland Bank donates $6,500 to area schools

    Heartland Bank and Trust Company recently donated $6,500 to area schools through the Score with Heartland Bank program in support of local high school ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NAPA AutoCare Centers donates to Pay-It-Forward House

    Members of the NAPA AutoCare Centers of DeKalb County recently donated a check for $482 to the Pay-It-Forward House. The donation was generated throug ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Heartland Bank donates to Opportunity House

    Heartland Bank’s Tonda Bruch and Tim Beasley met Opportunity House director Robert Shipman and board member Thomas Matya at Opportunity House’s 202 Lu ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 'We have lost everything': Syrians return to ravaged Aleppo

    ALEPPO, Syria – Amina Hamawy burst into tears and then fainted when she returned to eastern Aleppo to find that looters had ransacked her home. "Where ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 1:00 am
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