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  • Experts: KishHealth affiliation with Northwestern could improve care in DeKalb County

    DeKALB – Ongoing talks that could lead to KishHealth System becoming part of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare could bring top specialists to DeKalb Co ...
    June 5, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Applications for U.S. jobless aid remain low at 276,000

    WASHINGTON – Fewer Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, a sign that job cuts remain low as employers are confident enough in the business ...
    June 4, 2015 - 10:47 am
  • Survey: U.S. business hiring picks up in May to 201,000

    WASHINGTON – U.S. companies stepped up hiring in May, a private survey found, evidence that employers remain confident in the economy even after it co ...
    June 3, 2015 - 8:47 am
  • Next up for Wal-Mart pay raises: department managers

    NEW YORK – Wal-Mart is raising starting wages for more than 100,000 U.S. department managers and workers in its deli and other specialized departments ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Panache Salon helps animals in need

    Panache Salon & Day Spa in Creston hosted a Help the Homeless (PETS) event May 9. TAILS Humane Society and Giant Canine Rescue Association of DeKalb C ...
    June 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 3M donates to United Way on behalf of volunteer

    3Mgives has donated $250 to Kishwaukee United Way in recognition of Tom Mallory’s commitment to the community. 
    June 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lehan Drugs helping wounded veterans

    Last year, Vietnam veteran and pharmacist Ron Stephens walked nearly 450 miles to help raise more than $90,000 for the Wounded Warrior Project.
    June 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Summer on deck in Sycamore

    It’s that time of year when sidewalks flock with strollers and picnic blankets drape our parks. The sun stays out long after dinner and outdoor patios ...
    June 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Mega Grande laundromat opens; plans to extend hours

    DeKALB – Following Mega Grande Laundromat’s grand opening May 22, owners have decided to extend the business’ hours to accommodate heavy customer traf ...
    June 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Was re-establishing relations with Cuba the right decision for the U.S.?
    Yes, it was time
    Yes, if it brings about change
    No, we shouldn't recognize oppressive governments