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  • U.S. job openings reach a 14-year high, and more workers quit

    WASHINGTON – U.S. employers advertised the most jobs in 14 years in January, and more workers quit — both signs of a steadily strengthening job market ...
    March 10, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • Downtown Sycamore planning Spring Fling

    Join the merchants of downtown Sycamore for the sixth annual Spring Fling. Activities will take place March 20 through March 29 at participating busin ...
    March 9, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Sycamore Curves plans Dancing 4 Donations

    Sycamore Curves, 1626 DeKalb Ave., invites the community for a “Dancing 4 Donations” Party from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday.
    March 9, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • NIU law dean named to 2015 Power List

    Northern Illinois University College of Law Dean Jennifer Rosato Perea has been named to the 2015 Lawyers of Color Fourth Annual Power List, a compreh ...
    March 9, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Armstrong: March Madness means visitors and business for DeKalb County

    March Madness is here ... or our version of it. There will be basketball and wrestling at the NIU Convocation Center.  
    March 9, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Vidmar joins United Country Northern Illinois

    Steve Vidmar has joined the brokerage and services team at United Country Northern Illinois in DeKalb.
    March 9, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • DSW looks to connect with community

    DeKALB – Katie Suddeth used to drive to the Designer Shoe Warehouse in Geneva to buy her favorite shoe styles, but since the chain opened a store in D ...
    March 9, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • U.S. adds a robust 295K jobs; jobless rate falls to 5.5 pct.

    WASHINGTON – U.S. employers extended a healthy streak of hiring in February by adding 295,000 jobs, the 12th straight monthly gain above 200,000.
    March 6, 2015 - 8:21 am
  • Applications for U.S. jobless aid inch up to a 10-month high

    WASHINGTON – The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level since May, though the pace of applications remains ...
    March 5, 2015 - 8:35 am
  • U.S. auto sales up in February despite snowy weather

    DETROIT – Freezing temperatures and drifts of snow likely took a small bite out of U.S. auto sales in February, but most automakers still reported gai ...
    March 3, 2015 - 9:45 am
  • Farmers market accepting vendor applications

    The DeKalb Farmers’ Market is accepting vendor applications for the 2015 market season.As in the pas ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Jersey Mike’s takes part in fundraising campaign

    Jersey Mike’s Subs restaurants are joining forces with Chicago Blackhawks Charities and the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago for t ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Duffy: Outdoor activities on the rise in DeKalb area

    The weather might not feel like it, but spring is just around the corner. As the season approaches where we all start to come outside more from our wi ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • Some prefer to leave their taxes to the pros

    DeKALB – Emily and Eric Moore, a Sycamore couple, used to file their taxes themselves. But ever since Emily started running her home-based day care bu ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Consumer spending drops 0.2 percent in January

    WASHINGTON – Consumer spending fell for a second consecutive month in January, weakness that was expected to be temporary. Income rose, reflecting str ...
    March 2, 2015 - 8:25 am
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