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  • Kish named to great community hospitals list

    KishHealth System’s Kishwaukee Hospital has been named to the list of “100 Great Community Hospitals” in the United States by Becker’s Hospital Review ...
    July 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • State commerce director addresses DCEDC leaders

    Jim Schultz, Director for the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity, shared his perspective and vision for Illinois during the DeKalb ...
    July 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Fargo Skateboarding inspired by new location in DeKalb

    DeKALB – Ariel Ries and her friends have used the warehouse at the old Fargo theater as a private, indoor skate park for years, but in October she wil ...
    July 13, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits climb to 297,000

    WASHINGTON – The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level since late February. But the increase likely refle ...
    July 9, 2015 - 7:52 am
  • Glitch halts trading on New York Stock Exchange

    NEW YORK – Trading was halted on the New York Stock Exchange in the late morning because of a technical issue.
    July 8, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • U.S. job openings stay high, but actual hiring falters in May

    WASHINGTON – Job openings stayed close to a 15-year high in May. It's a sign that companies are expecting continued economic growth, but the level of ...
    July 7, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • DeKalb Chamber welcomes Sbarro's

    DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members, staff and DeKalb Mayor John Rey congratulate Sbarro’s of DeKalb on its new location with a ribb ...
    July 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chamber celebrates FunMe anniversary

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate FunMe Events on its 30th anniversary. FunMe Events offers entertainme ...
    July 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Explore your Sycamore side this summer

    Hot town, summer in the city of Sycamore. The dog days are approaching and Discover Sycamore has the perfect solutions for staying cool. Garden fresh ...
    July 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Mike's Sports Performance and Fitness offers personal touch

    SYCAMORE – Mike Weigand could talk for days about the benefits of a personal trainer, but his appointments with local athletes and gym-goers might int ...
    July 6, 2015 - 8:41 pm
  • Aetna to buy Humana as health insurer landscape shifts

    Aetna aims to spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjus ...
    July 3, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What do you want to happen to the vacant building at First Street and Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb?
    Rehab it
    Knock it down and build new
    Whatever brings new business there quickest