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  • Fundraiser set to help a cappella group for trip

    DeKalb High School Music Department is hosting a fundraiser April 10 to help raise money for the a cappella group Enharmonic Fusion’s planned trip to ...
    NEW: April 1, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Sycamore parking meters to stay, part search goes on

    SYCAMORE – Timers are running out for the city’s penny parking meters – but time is not.In March, Sy ...
    NEW: April 1, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Dog show to be held at NIU Convocation Center

    DeKALB – The Kennel Club of Yorkville will host its 59th and 60th dog shows, three obedience trials and two junior showmanship competitions Saturday a ...
    NEW: April 1, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • ‘Taste of Spring’ festival will showcase downtown Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Those who want to enjoy pairings of fine wine and appetizers, and experience other offerings of downtown Sycamore will have a chance to do ...
    NEW: April 1, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Rough allergy season in DeKalb County ahead, experts say

    The upcoming allergy season could make an allergy sufferer’s eyes water.With winter weather slowly m ...
    NEW: April 1, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • After audit, NIU finance boss lays out next steps

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University’s new finance boss has formed a task force to address issues raised by a state audit released last week.
    NEW: April 1, 2015 - 9:48 pm
  • NIU program to discuss binary view of sexuality

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University will host a program called “The Gender Binary and LGBTI People: Religious Myth and Medical Malpractice” at 6 p.m ...
    March 31, 2015 - 10:03 pm
  • Knodle's Appliance Service Co. marks 20th anniversary

    SYCAMORE – Knodle's Appliance Service Co. will mark its 20th anniversary this month.The business at ...
    March 31, 2015 - 10:03 pm
  • NIU students invite community to dine

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University students will serve three-course meals from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Thursday at Ellington’s, a student-run restaura ...
    March 31, 2015 - 10:03 pm
  • Crash claims life of Hinckley man

    HINCKLEY – A single-vehicle accident Monday evening claimed the life of a Hinckley man, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.
    UPDATED: April 1, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • DeKalb man claims he was 'blindsided' by city search

    DeKALB – Ray Briggs, 68, said he was caught by surprise Friday when city of DeKalb officials, acting on complaints from neighbors, obtained an adminis ...
    March 31, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Sycamore students explore 3-D printing

    SYCAMORE – Amiya Gordon and Grace Gruner brought their industrial technology education to another dimension Tuesday.
    March 31, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • Early DeKalb County community consolidated elections see first voters

    SYCAMORE – Rita and Ed Miller were among Tuesday’s first voters at the DeKalb County Administrative Building in Sycamore, where early voting in the co ...
    March 31, 2015 - 9:36 pm
  • Photos: Barbs defeat Storm, 11-1

    Images from the five-inning softball win for DeKalb on Tuesday. ...
    March 31, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Family Health Center celebrates

    The Sycamore Chamber Ambassadors recently held a ribbon-cutting at the Family Health Center, 1170 DeKalb Ave., Suite 111, in Sycamore, to help celebra ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:21 pm
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