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  • Bears Chairman McCaskey enjoys the anonymity of life far from Chicago

    Note to readers: This story first published in the sixth edition of Chicago Football (the magazine), which appeared on news stands beginning Sept. ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • DeKalb woman airlifted from Route 38 crash

    CORTLAND – A 58-year-old DeKalb woman was airlifted to OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford on Wednesday after her vehicle drifted across the ce ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Sycamore council’s pay remains the same

    SYCAMORE – City Council members decided not to raise their pay at this week’s council meeting.State ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Sycamore codes now reflects medical marijuana law

    SYCAMORE – City code was amended Monday night to reflect statewide changes with medical marijuana legalization.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:05 pm
  • Sewer backup forces DeKalb couple out of rental home

    DeKALB – When Spring Johansson first noticed a small leak from a pipe in the basement of her DeKalb home after she used her dishwasher last week, she ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:16 pm
  • Crash near Genoa started with spilled coffee

    GENOA – A Kirkland truck driver spilled coffee on his lap about 5:40 a.m., which caused him to swerve and crash into an oncoming truck that ultimately ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • DeKalb School District 428 approves fiscal 2015 budget

    DeKALB – DeKalb School District 428 board members approved a budget for this academic year with a $3.1 million operating deficit, which is about $341, ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Castle Challenge hosting 15th football fundraiser at DeKalb-Sycamore game

    DeKALB – Fifteen years ago, Gary Evans was courtside at a middle school basketball game when he noticed the DeKalb team sporting three different varie ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 12:48 am
  • DeKalb County residents push to restore Annie Glidden house

    DeKALB – A group of DeKalb residents is trying to save a 113-year old home owned by the Northern Illinois University Foundation, but the foundation pr ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Sycamore's college credit option allows students to get ahead

    SYCAMORE – Annie Malecki will have almost a semester of college completed before she graduates high school in May.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Culver’s owner hopes to attract NIU students

    DeKALB – Larry Bollinger still remembers riding his motorcycle with his wife almost 30 years ago from DeKalb to Sauk City, Wisconsin, to a little-know ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Fall fireworks popular for Sycamore Park District

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore Park District is looking forward to many more September fireworks shows in the coming years.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Police: Woman stole from Dollar Store deposits

    CORTLAND – A Maple Park woman who is accused of stealing money from the Cortland Dollar General store when she worked there did so three times from da ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Sept. 15 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 ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • No one injured in semi crash on Peace Road

    SYCAMORE – No one was injured Friday evening when a semitrailer tipped over on Peace Road near DeKalb Avenue, police said.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:23 pm
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