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  • University Plaza plan meets resistance

    DeKALB – DeKalb landlords and residents have questions about an Alabama-based developer’s plans to convert University Plaza from private dormitories i ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • Oncken still considering his County Board status

    SYCAMORE – A week after DeKalb County Board members filled two vacancies, board member Riley Oncken is still considering quitting because of questions ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • DeKalb City Council’s makeup about to change

    DeKALB – Third Ward Alderwoman Kristen Lash and 5th Ward Alderman Ron Naylor will not seek re-election to their DeKalb City Council seats in April.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park buyout almost completed

    SYCAMORE – Robert Baird was adamant that his family stay in Sycamore, even though they have to move out of Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Genoa woman wins groomer of the year

    Lisa Leady of Genoa was presented with the Mobile Groomer of the Year Award at the Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Awards, the competitive dog g ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • DeKalb City Council bans smoking on patios

    DeKALB – Public patios in DeKalb will be smoke free under changes to city law DeKalb aldermen approved Monday, although not all aldermen support the b ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • Tenants of condemned Edgebrook Manor finding homes

    DeKALB – Jordan Lanum felt relieved Monday knowing he wouldn’t be homeless when he started classes at Northern Illinois University.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Return to the roost: More 25- to 34-year-olds move back in with parents

    SYCAMORE – Since 21-year-old Jake Olson can’t afford to live on his own as he used to, he has moved back in with his parents in Sycamore.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • DeKalb firefighters respond to car fire in shopping center parking lot

    DeKALB – DeKalb firefighters doused a Pontiac Grand Prix that caught fire about 11 a.m. today in the Big Lots parking lot at 1700 Sycamore Road in DeK ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Firefighters take part in training exercise in Waterman

    WATERMAN – Firefighters from several local departments responded to a staged scene in Waterman on Saturday morning that included two cars engulfed in ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Pioneer Day gives attendees lesson in history

    GENOA – For Holly Quinn’s children, Sunday was a perfect day to step away from technology and play games of days gone by.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • City plans for sustainable future

    DeKALB – Members of DeKalb’s Citizen Environmental Commission want to know what residents think should be the guiding environmental sustainability pri ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Longtime DeKalb couple says football a big part of their lives

    DeKALB – Barbara Heimerdinger remembers watching from the sidelines as a cheerleader as her husband, Bob, played football at Northern Illinois Univers ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Face time with Michelle Groeper

    DeKALB – After years in the corporate world, Michelle Groeper feels at home surrounded by the chitter chatter of the animals at Tails Humane Society.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Photos: Fire Training in Waterman

    Images of a fire training that took part in the Deerfield Crossing development in Waterman on Saturday.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:45 pm
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