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  • Feed’em Soup does Thanksgiving

    DeKALB – Joe Snider makes a daily effort to practice laughter, harmony and optimism – all three of which he witnessed while serving free meals Thursda ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:03 am
  • Voluntary Action Center is restoring Tuesday meal service

    DeKALB – A successful online fundraising campaign and a local contractor who matched up to $17,500 worth of Go Fund Me donations has resulted in resto ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • DeKalb-area shoppers line up for deals after Thanksgiving dinner

    DeKALB – Red carts filled with big-screen TVs looked like they were steering themselves Thursday, while the shoppers behind them elbowed their way to ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 12:56 am
  • Sycamore district names ILMEA all-district musicians

    Fifty high school and 44 middle school students from the Sycamore School District were recently selected to participate in the 2015 Illinois Music Edu ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:22 am
  • SUMC to celebrate the season with song, music

    The public is invited to celebrate the season at Sycamore United Methodist at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, and Sunday, Dec. 6.
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:07 am
  • IVT schedules auditions

    Auditions for Indian Valley Theatre’s next show, “Sex Please We're Sixty!” by Michael and Susan Parker, will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 10, and 11, ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • SHS sets annual Madrigal Dinner

    The Sandwich High School Chorus Department will present its annual Madrigal Dinner on Friday, Dec. 4, and Saturday, Dec. 5.
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach Players presents 'Miracle on 34th Street'

    Stage Coach Players’ holiday production, "Miracle on 34th Street," opens Dec. 3 with a special performance that will benefit the Fairdale Relief Fund ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Growth – but not expansion – seen in U.S. Internet gambling market

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Internet gambling is slowly growing – but not expanding – after 2 1/2 years of online betting in the United States.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Putin sends air-defense missiles to Syria base to deter Turkey

    MOSCOW – In a move raising the potential threat of a Russia-NATO conflict, Russia said Wednesday it will deploy long-range air defense missiles to its ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • French lawmakers vote to extend airstrikes against IS

    PARIS – French lawmakers voted Wednesday to continue airstrikes in Syria against the Islamic State group that claimed responsibility for the Nov. 13 a ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Urban farmers find success leads to eviction

    OMAHA, Neb. – After four years of growing and selling produce in the heart of Omaha, Ali Clark has become an expert at yanking out her black raspberry ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Criminal justice issues showing up in 2016 presidential race

    WASHINGTON – On the campaign trail, among candidates of both parties, the idea of locking up drug criminals for life is a lot less popular than it was ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Illinois makes tax break deals with 3 companies

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Commerce has agreed to tax breaks for three small companies that plan to add a total of 87 new jobs, the firs ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Springfield police chief bemoans body-cam 'burden'

    SPRINGFIELD – Springfield's police chief says a state law requiring officers to wear body cameras is too burdensome to local squads.SPRINGFIELD – Spri ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:45 pm
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