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  • Sycamore celebrates FunMe Events

    The Sycamore Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting to help promote FunME Events Entertainment, a special events and entertainment production compa ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Finest Furniture celebrates new ownership

    DeKalb Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate Finest Furniture on their new ownership. David Hahn is very excited to br ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Blagojevich attorney to ask court for rehearing

    CHICAGO – Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich will ask a full appellate court in Chicago to rehear his appeal after a panel of three judges recently ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Nonprofit gets $7.2M from Chase settlement

    CHICAGO – The Illinois Equal Justice Foundation is benefiting from a $7.2 million windfall that the state was given in a settlement with Chase.
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Seven state counties looking to form alliance

    ROCKFORD – An idea is brewing among seven counties in northern Illinois to create a regional alliance in an effort to help the area’s economy and boos ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Hunters in Africa say they have a role in conservation

    JOHANNESBURG – In 1909-10, Theodore Roosevelt headed a Smithsonian hunting and trapping expedition in Africa that included colleagues who prepared the ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Illinois named top party school in the U.S.

    CHAMPAIGN – The University of Illinois stakes claim to 23 Nobel Prize winners and tech prowess that contributed to the creation of YouTube, Netscape, ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Rauner: Illinois to review new federal power plant limits

    ST. LOUIS – Gov. Bruce Rauner offered little insight Monday into whether Illinois, which the federal government says ranks near the bottom in emission ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Aug. 4 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 ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Shabbona man accused of harassing Boy Scouts

    SYCAMORE – A Shabbona man faces criminal charges after police said he threatened Boy Scouts on Sunday who were working on an Eagle Scout community ser ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • 3M to host 22nd annual golf fundraiser

    DeKALB – 3M will host its 22nd annual fundraiser for the Children’s Learning Center on Saturday. The ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Man faces DUI, weapons charges after incident in Genoa

    DeKALB – A Marengo man faces charges of driving under the influence after police said they found him drunk in his car with a loaded revolver.
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Documentary filmmakers capture DeKalb County in variety of projects

    DeKALB – Randy Caspersen sees DeKalb County from a different perspective – through his camera lens.C ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • School District 428 Board to talk budget, state funding

    DeKALB – District 428 is projecting a $1.1 million deficit for fiscal 2016 – the same as what the rollout of the district’s new technology plan will c ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Teachers gain ‘STEAM’ ahead of back to school

    DeKALB – When school starts this fall, teachers such as Darla Desort will be armed with new ideas to help make learning reading, writing and ‘rithmeti ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Will you miss the cannon at Northern Illinois University football games?