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  • Oil price slumps to lowest level in more than 6 years

    The price of U.S. crude oil has tumbled to its lowest level in more than six years.Benchmark U.S. cr ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • U.S. productivity growth rebounds to 1.3 pct. in 2nd quarter

    WASHINGTON – U.S. productivity rose at a moderate pace in the April-June quarter as growth picked up and hiring remained steady.
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 8:36 am
  • Artists on State showcased

    The Sycamore Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting to showcase artwork by Artists on State at Grassroots Juicery & Café. Artists on State ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Energize Fitness celebrates opening

    A ribbon-cutting was hosted recently by the Sycamore Chamber of Commerce ambassadors to help celebrate the opening of Energize Fitness. The business p ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Neurosurgeon joins Midwest Orthopaedic Institute

    Neurosurgeon Mohammad Shukairy has joined Midwest Orthopaedic Institute.Bringing extensive training ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Ovation Performing Arts Studio opens

    The Sycamore Chamber of Commerce ambassadors celebrated the opening of Ovation Performing Arts Studio with a ribbon-cutting. The studio offers ballet, ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists hosts after-hours open house

    Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists invites the community to an After Hours Open House from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the 3266 Resource Parkway loc ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore attorney named to Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

    Attorney Richard L. Turner Jr. of Sycamore has been certified as a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chamber View: Sycamore to host Ribs, Rhythm & Brews Fest

    The first-ever Sycamore Ribs, Rhythm & Brews Fest will be from 5 to 11 p.m. Aug. 22 on Somonauk Street in downtown Sycamore. Ribs, Rhythm & Brews Fest ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Amazon warehouse to bring 1K jobs to Joliet

    JOLIET – After months of speculation, has announced Joliet will be the site of the online retail giant’s first fulfillment center in Illino ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 10:24 pm
  • Castle Bank to become First National Bank

    Beginning Sept. 8, Castle Bank will officially call itself First National Bank, although customers can expect all the same services, Castle Bank Marke ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • U.S. economy adds 215K jobs and moves Fed closer to rate hike

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. job market just demonstrated that it may be nearing full health more than six years after the Great Recession – and showed why t ...
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • DeKalb Chamber of Commerce members voice concerns about proposed tax hikes

    DeKALB – Local business owners remain concerned that DeKalb’s proposed tax hikes could put them at a disadvantage and hurt the local economy.
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • Applications for U.S. jobless aid rise to still-low 270,000

    WASHINGTON – Slightly more Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week, but their numbers remain near historic lows in a sign that the job mar ...
    Aug. 6, 2015 - 7:44 am
  • Survey: U.S. businesses add 185,000 workers in July

    WASHINGTON – The rate of hiring by U.S. businesses slowed in July, according to a private survey. But job gains remained at a solid level, which shoul ...
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 8:27 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think the city of DeKalb should use TIF money for Stage Coach Theatre repairs?