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  • Waterman Community Chest funds distributed

    Waterman Community Chest hosted its annual donation distribution evening March 20. Local businesses and community members have made contributions duri ...
    April 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Treasurer seeks to reunite residents with lost property

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs’ staff will be at the Sandwich Public Library in Sandwich on Wednesday, April 12, to reunite c ...
    April 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • File of Life available in Somonauk

    The Somonauk Fire Department has begun distributing File of Life packets to the community.The File o ...
    April 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Retirement reception to honor outgoing Sycamore mayor

    SYCAMORE – Members of the public are invited to attend a retirement reception celebrating the work of Sycamore Mayor Ken Mundy.
    April 8, 2017 - 12:17 am
  • D-427 board to take action on final round of staff cuts

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore school board will take action Tuesday on the final round of personnel cuts as part of the three-year budget reduction plan for ...
    April 8, 2017 - 12:17 am
  • Community outlook positive two years after Fairdale tornado

    KIRKLAND – Shannon Lee, a 15-year resident of Fairdale, said her home experienced minor damage during the 2015 EF4 tornado that caused nearly $8 milli ...
    April 8, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • Kishwaukee College students feel effects of rising tuition costs

    MALTA – Brittany Remington knew she’d have to pay her own way through school, which is why she chose Kishwaukee College over a four-year university.
    April 8, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Jovanovich attends national choral convention

    Sycamore High School music student Jacob Jovanovich has been accepted into the American Choral Directors Association Junior Honors Choir.
    April 7, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • St. Mary Parish to celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday

    St. Mary Parish in DeKalb will celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. April 23 with a prayer service, confession, Eucharistic adoration and si ...
    April 7, 2017 - 1:07 pm
  • Sycamore student takes part in Chicago Youth in Music Festival

    Sycamore High School music student Kjelden Breidenbach was selected via audition to represent Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra at the 2017 Chicago Youth ...
    April 7, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sunday school students learn about Kenyan school

    On March 19, the Mayfield Congregational Church Sunday School welcomed four visitors and learned more about Kenya and the school that the church suppo ...
    April 7, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Children's art class offered at Faith UMC

    Faith United Methodist Church will host a free art class for children in preschool through fifth grade from 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 12, 19 and 26.
    April 7, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Car crashes into KishHealth building

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore police responded to a car crashing into the side of the KishHealth System Physician Group building Thursday at 1850 Gateway Drive, ...
    April 7, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Rockford man charged with sexually abusing underage girls

    SYCAMORE – A Rockford man faces five felony charges after police identified him as a suspect believed to have sexually abused underage girls he met in ...
    April 7, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Sycamore schedules fire hydrant flushing

    The city of Sycamore Water Department will flush fire hydrants through April 21.All flushing will be ...
    April 6, 2017 - 11:58 pm
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