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  • DeKalb County gets economic surge from state football championships

    DeKALB – The 2015 Illinois State High School Association’s football championships earned DeKalb about $800,000 and a hefty amount of exposure, accordi ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Lawmakers reschedule hearing to question Martin Shkreli

    WASHINGTON – House lawmakers have rescheduled a hearing to question former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli, reviled for hiking the price of a lifesa ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 1:15 pm
  • Breakfast bump: McDonald's U.S. sales jump 5.7 percent after all-day breakfast introduced

    NEW YORK – Breakfast around the clock is helping shake McDonald's out of its slump.The world's bigge ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 8:44 am
  • DeKalb County home sales, prices made gains in 2015

    DeKALB – DeKalb County’s real estate market improved last month to cap off 2015 with more homes selling and median sales prices climbing following nat ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • U.S. home purchases rebound; 2015 had most sales in 9 years

    WASHINGTON – U.S. home sales rebounded in December after new regulations had delayed the completion of purchases in November. And total sales in 2015 ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 10:28 am
  • Applications for U.S. unemployment aid rise to 6-month high

    WASHINGTON – The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level since July, though applications remained at histor ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • Cheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why?

    NEW YORK – Wall Street is drowning in oil.Stocks are having their worst start to a year in history i ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 3:40 pm
  • North Central Cyclery’s new owners celebrated

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate Lyle, Marty, Mike and Justeen Paul as the new owners of North Central ...
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Maniaci attends continuing education courses

    Fara Maniaci, massage therapist at Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists, recently completed two continuing education courses.
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DCCVB VIEW: Measuring the economic impact of IHSA Destination DeKalb

    One of the biggest events the DeKalb County Convention and Visitors Bureau was involved with last year was the IHSA state football championships, held ...
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Larson to be honored at Sycamore chamber luncheon

    SYCAMORE – Mike Larson was born in DeKalb, and he doesn’t have plans on leaving the county anytime soon – or ever, he said.
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee College to offer QuickStart workshop Thursday

    The Kishwaukee College Center for Business Development and Continuing Education will offer a free workshop for area entrepreneurs on the QuickStart pr ...
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Get used to it: Big drops for stocks are back again

    NEW YORK – Yes, this is scary.Stock prices plunged again Friday and are down more than 8 percent in ...
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 1:55 pm
  • Hamingson, Willis promoted at Blackhawk Moving & Storage

    Mike Marchese and Dan Hamingson, owners of Blackhawk Moving & Storage in Sycamore, recently announced the promotion of Eli Hamingson to vice president ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Heartland Bank donates nearly $6,500 to area schools

    Heartland Bank and Trust Co. recently donated nearly $6,500 to area schools through the Score With Heartland Bank program in support of local high sch ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 5:30 am
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