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  • Kishwaukee Family YMCA Wellness Center gets new equipment

    SYCAMORE – Gone are the days of staring at the gym wall during cardio, since the Kishwaukee Family YMCA Wellness Center has been renovated to suit eve ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Networking event set for NIU women’s basketball game

    The Sycamore Chamber of Commerce and the Kishwaukee Women’s Network are partnering with Northern Illinois University Athletics for a social gathering ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • CDC says Chipotle-linked outbreak of E. coli appears over

    WASHINGTON – The federal agency that monitors public health says the outbreak of E. coli illness linked to Chipotle restaurants that sickened 60 peopl ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • U.S. construction spending hit 8-year-high in 2015

    WASHINGTON – U.S. construction spending rebounded slightly in December, helping push total spending for 2015 to the highest level in eight years.
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 9:18 am
  • U.S. consumer spending flat, savings rate at 3-year high

    WASHINGTON – U.S. consumers kept their spending flat in December and instead boosted their savings rate to the highest level in three years.
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 8:25 am
  • American Airlines posts record profit for 4Q, all of 2015

    FORT WORTH, Texas – American Airlines reported a record profit for the fourth quarter and all of 2015 as a sharp drop in fuel prices more than offset ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 4:36 pm
  • U.S. economy slowed to scant 0.7 pct. growth rate last quarter

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy's growth slowed sharply in the final three months of 2015 to a 0.7 percent annual rate. Consumers slowed spending, busin ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 10:02 am
  • U.S. paychecks show little sign of accelerating in 4th quarter

    WASHINGTON – U.S. paychecks increased moderately in the final three months of last year, yet the gain was little changed from the sluggish post-recess ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 8:56 am
  • U.S. new-home sales soar in December

    WASHINGTON – Americans rushed to buy new homes in December at the strongest pace in 10 months, with 2015 marking the strongest year for this segment o ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 9:57 am
  • Boeing adjusted 4Q profit beats, 2016 outlook disappoints

    CHICAGO – Boeing's fourth-quarter performance beat analysts' estimates, but the company's 2016 outlook came in well below Wall Street's expectations.
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 8:41 am
  • American consumers showing more confidence in economy

    WASHINGTON – A strong job market and low gasoline prices helped boost U.S. consumer confidence again this month.
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • U.S. home prices rise in November; all-time highs in 4 cities

    WASHINGTON – U.S. home prices increased at a faster clip in November, the gains fueled by solid hiring growth, historically low mortgage rates and a s ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 8:38 am
  • Sycamore welcomes Forthright Financial Planning

    The Sycamore Chamber Ambassadors recently held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of Forthright Financial Planning, located at 352 1/2 W. State ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Olson gives presentation at sports medicine symposium

    Ken Olson, physical therapist at Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists, recently presented on physical therapy management of athletes with lower ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Chamber View: Genoa chamber to celebrate #communitystrong

    It is hard to believe that 2016 is well on its way. 2015 was a very successful year for Genoa, not only for the chamber but also for the city and comm ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
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