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  • ArtSmarts helps students express creativity

    DeKALB – With five siblings at home, Taylor Olson cherishes the afternoons she spends drawing at Clinton Rosette Middle School.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Moses’ Basket sets fundraiser at Culver’s

    “Having A Heart For Babies” – Moses ’ Basket, a ministry of DeKalb Wesleyan Church will host a fundraiser and diaper drive at Culver’s, 1200 DeKalb Av ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Students take part in Heavy Metal Tour

    More than 110 students from area high schools toured businesses in DeKalb and Ogle counties in the second annual Heavy Metal Tour on Oct. 3.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Schultz: Twerk on, sisters

    The first time I saw the video of Miley Cyrus “twerking” with Robin Thicke...Let’s start over.I can’ ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Dancing priests become Internet sensation

    ROME – A video of a pair of dueling, dancing American priests studying in Rome has gone viral, following in the footsteps of a now-famous Italian nun ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Jerusalem mayor vows to calm city

    JERUSALEM – Jerusalem's mayor on Thursday called for a crackdown against a wave of Palestinian unrest, as police beefed up security after a Palestinia ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • 3 states wage fight to keep same-sex marriage ban

    WASHINGTON – Three states are continuing their legal fight against same-sex marriage, despite rulings from federal appeals courts that oversee those s ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Analysis: GOP hopes Obama is key to Senate control

    WASHINGTON – Struggling to preserve their Senate majority, Democrats are attacking Republicans over Medicare and Social Security in Louisiana, spendin ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Border deaths at 15-year low

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The number of people who died trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border has dropped to the lowest level in 15 years as more immigrants tu ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Canada gunman wanted a passport to go to Mideast

    OTTAWA, Ontario – He seemed lost, “did not fit in,” had drug problems, and went more than five years without seeing his mother. In recent weeks, he ha ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Driver in 2009 bank robbery sent to prison

    SYCAMORE – A Chicago woman who said she drove her boyfriend and his cousin to rob a DeKalb bank with an assault rifle accepted a plea agreement Thursd ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • New power line gets state sign-off

    CHICAGO – The Illinois Commerce Commission has approved ComEd’s Grand Prairie Gateway Project, a new transmission line that will run 60 miles across O ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Ex-swim coach denies sex assault charges

    SYCAMORE – A former DeKalb-Sycamore co-op swim coach has denied criminal charges alleging she had a sexual relationship with an underage swimmer betwe ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • DeKalb's Adventures in Barbland playground being removed

    DeKALB – DeKalb Park District construction crews expect to finish removing a playground near a former DeKalb elementary school by early next week, par ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Frightfully fun: Scarers and the scared explain joy in DeKalb County haunts

    DeKALB – It was pitch black for about five minutes at the Egyptian Theatre’s haunted house when a lost Michelle Mears bumped into her biggest fear: cl ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:04 pm
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