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  • Animal caretaker

    SYCAMORE – Cindy Khatri gets to feed and take care of exotic animals each day, including snakes, turtles, lizards and a Chilean rose-hair ta ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:48 am
  • Looking Back: Feb. 3, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOSycamore will begin this spring the erection of a thoroughly modern, completely appointed city high school building. Thi ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:50 am
  • Three win Stakeholder of the Year

    Three employees have been awarded Resource Bank N.A.’s Stakeholder of the Year for 2015. The three winners were Rod Schairer, commercial/ag ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:53 am
  • Sycamore Jazz Band performs at The House

    The Sycamore High School Jazz Band Ensemble recently was invited to perform at The House Cafe in DeKalb.Under direction of Scott Mertens, th ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:59 am
  • Sycamore Lions recognized for service

    In January, International Lions District 1J Governor Bob Fowler recently visited a meeting of the Sycamore Lions. One reason for his visit w ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:05 am
  • Scouts visit Field Museum

    Boy Scout Troop 2810, chartered out of Salem Lutheran Church of Sycamore, recently spent the day at the Field Museum in Chicago. Part of the ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:05 am
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  • Looking Back: Feb. 3, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOSycamore will begin this spring the erection of a thoroughly modern, completely ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:50 am
  • Looking Back: Jan. 27, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO  DeKalb people and others living in this section ought to appreciate greatly th ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 8:35 am
  • Looking Back: Jan. 20, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO  One of the most admired residences erected in Sycamore in a number of years is ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • Looking Back: Jan. 13, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO  The Wright-Culver building is to have a formal opening in the near future acco ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 10:03 am
  • Looking Back: Jan. 6, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOA special train load of eight coaches passed through DeKalb Saturday as second s ...
    Jan. 5, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Looking Back: Dec. 30, 2015

    1915 ​– 100 YEARS AGOOne peddler’s license will do for one man and no more. Three vendors here last ...
    Dec. 31, 2015 - 1:03 pm
  • Looking Back: Dec. 23, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGO  Owing to the delay in getting the big tree from the north woods and fearing th ...
    Dec. 31, 2015 - 1:12 pm
  • Looking Back: Dec. 16, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGO  Residents of the south end of DeKalb report that the blue covered gypsy van, w ...
    Dec. 15, 2015 - 1:39 pm
  • Looking Back for Dec. 9, 2015

    1915 ​– 100 YEARS AGO  Three hundred thirty five tons of cabbage was raised on the Waterman farm eas ...
    Dec. 8, 2015 - 12:54 pm
  • Looking Back: Dec. 2, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGO  Five cars of crushed stone bought by the Virgil commissioners were spread on t ...
    Dec. 3, 2015 - 5:49 pm
  • Animal caretaker

    SYCAMORE – Cindy Khatri gets to feed and take care of exotic animals each day, including snakes, turtles, lizards and a Chilean rose-hair tarantula. S ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:48 am
  • Helping girls in Africa

    DeKALB – When Jill Sanderson of DeKalb first learned that girls in Kenya were staying at home or being married off instead of going to high school, sh ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 8:35 am
  • Principal of the Year

    SYCAMORE – As the Sycamore High School principal, Tim Carlson has an office and a name plate, and he can often be found walking the halls, greeting st ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • Teaching self-protection

    DeKALB – When Tom Scott was in grade school, he was bullied for his size and for wearing glasses.Now ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 10:10 am
  • Getting ready for the Globetrotters

    HINCKLEY – Bill Sambrookes has been to two Harlem Globetrotters games in his life, and he is as excited to see his third game as he was when he saw hi ...
    Jan. 5, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Feeding the community

    DeKALB – During the holidays, families gather around the table to celebrate with food. But not every table in DeKalb County is laden with food: accord ...
    Dec. 31, 2015 - 1:03 pm
  • Spiritual setting

    SOMONAUK – In a nod to the manger in Bethlehem where Jesus was born, the congregation of St. John’s Lutheran Church, 235 S. Green St. in Somonauk, and ...
    Dec. 31, 2015 - 1:11 pm
  • Lifting fingerprints

    Santa Claus knows if you’ve been naughty or nice, but with one fingerprint, so can Dave Dammon of Belvidere.
    Dec. 29, 2015 - 11:53 am
  • 'O Christmas Tree'

    DeKALB – Most people put up one Christmas tree to celebrate the holiday season. Joan Launer is putting up 34.
    Dec. 8, 2015 - 12:54 pm
  • 'No child left without Christmas'

    This year, instead of wishing for expensive video game consoles or a bicycle for Christmas, nearly 900 children from DeKalb and Sycamore are asking fo ...
    Dec. 3, 2015 - 5:49 pm
  • DEAN'S LIST

    Following is a list of local college students who were named to the dean's list for the fall semester.
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 2:32 pm

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