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  • Kirkland alumni invited to Fourth of July open house

    KIRKLAND – The Kirkland-Hiawatha All-School ninth annual open house for alumni, former students and current and former faculty and staff will be from ...
    June 1, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Biking with Beanzie annual ride is Sunday

    Since 1999, about 6,000 bicyclists have traveled the Biking with Beanzie routes at least one, and many have ridden multiple times. The 15th annual rec ...
    July 7, 2014 - 12:05 pm
  • Sycamore church hosts drive-thru barbecue

    SYCAMORE – The Federated Church, 612 W. State St. in Sycamore, will host a drive-thru dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 11. The meal consists ...
    June 1, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Broshous joins Frontier team

    Frontier Communications has appointed Jason Broshous as technical supervisor for Frontier’s Belvidere area, which also includes Genoa and other surrou ...
    June 1, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Truman University 2014 spring honors

    Marissa Butler of DeKalb was named to the provost and vice president list at Truman State University for the spring 2014 semester. Casey Jepsen of Syc ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • KC Nursing holds Honor Society induction

    The Kishwaukee College Nursing Program held an induction ceremony for the Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society on May 16 on campus. Thirteen second-ye ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fischer earns honors at UW-Stevens Point

    Kiah A. Fischer of Sycamore was presented with highest honors by the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point for completing the spring 2014 semester wit ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Northern Illinois University spring 2014 dean’s list

    The following local students were named to the dean's list at Northern Illinois University for the spring 2014 semester:
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Landscaping and barn salvage business open in Genoa

    GENOA – Lloyd Landscape and Old Barn Salvage was welcomed to the Genoa Area Chamber in a ribbon cutting and Business After Hours June 24.
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 2014 crop questions answered at research day

    SHABBONA – The Northern Illinois Agronomy Research Center will be hosting its summer Agronomy Day on Thursday, July 10 in Shabbona. Join University of ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore businesses combine for food drive

    The Merchants of Downtown Sycamore are hosting the third annual Out of School Food Drive July 8 to 12 to help build a better community by fighting hun ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hintzsche awards ag scholarship

    CLARE - Autumn Salis, daughter of Keith and Emily Salis and a recent graduate of Sycamore High School, was awarded a $1,500 scholarship from the Hintz ...
    July 8, 2014 - 5:04 pm
  • Fall soccer registration now open

    MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland Youth Soccer Organization (KYSO) is taking registrations for fall recreational soccer through July 7 at www.kanelandyouthsoc ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Scouts provide extra hands at Relay

    SYCAMORE – Boy Scout Troop 16 of Sycamore participated in the color guard during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Relay for Life of DeKalb County on J ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Therapy dog teaches at story time

    Fred Quade brought his therapy dog, Miller, to story time at Cortland Community Library on June 26. Children read to Miller and learned the difference ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    What do you think of bus trips to sporting events?
    I'd go; it's easier than driving
    No thanks; I don't want to ride to the game with a busload of strangers