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  • DCCVB View: A toast to the spirit of tourism

    I recently sat down with Rick Mamoser, co-owner of Prairie State Winery with his wife, Maria, to uncover the story behind the beautiful new mural that ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 9:59 am
  • New market brings Asian ingredients to DeKalb

    DeKALB – James and Mary Ruby Filipos’ market carries everything from ramen noodles to milkfish, and coming soon: eel.
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Survey: concern over accidents top reason teens won't text while driving.

    Over 90 percent of teenage drivers are aware that texting at the wheel is a hazardous distraction, according to a survey of approximately one thousand ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 6:05 am
  • Things to know about the E. coli outbreak tied to Chipotle

    SEATTLE (AP) — Chipotle closed 43 of its Pacific Northwest locations in response to an E. coli outbreak that health officials have connected to the Me ...
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • WOW Center welcomed

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff welcomed The WOW Center on its location at 303 E. Hillcrest Drive. The WOW Center ...
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • KC Business Development presentations set for November

    The Kishwaukee College Center for Business Development is offering two upcoming presentations for local business and industry.
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • KishHealth physical therapist receives certification

    KishHealth System Physical Therapist Mike Andrews was recently certified by Lee Silverman Voice Treatment Global in LSVT BIG Treatment Exercise Protoc ...
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Matt Duffy: Leadership by example

    The deadline is approaching as DeKalb looks to move from quarterfinalist to semifinalist for the America’s Best Community grant. There’s more to this ...
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 12:33 am
  • Sycamore bakery opens new location, expands services

    SYCAMORE – It’s not unusual for Paige Halstead to have a cupcake for breakfast before taking to the rolling pin and cranking out hundreds of baked goo ...
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • U.S. consumer spending records weakest gain in 8 months

    WASHINGTON – Consumer spending in September posted the smallest gain in eight months, a sign that shoppers grew cautious at the end of the third quart ...
    Oct. 30, 2015 - 10:12 am
  • U.S. economy slowed to 1.5 pct. growth rate in third quarter

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy slowed sharply in the summer, reflecting a cutback in businesses' stockpiling of goods, which offset solid consumer spen ...
    Oct. 29, 2015 - 8:47 am
  • Reader Poll

    Have you attended a high school football championship game?
    Yes, but not in DeKalb
    Yes, in 2013
    No, but I plan to this year
    No, and I don't plan to