Fair
64°FFairFull Forecast

News

  • Looking Back: Oct. 1, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOOctober 2, 1889It is estimated $100,000 worth of timber was burned each day during the ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ducky's cuts ribbon at new location

    ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Tanzanian educators visit DeKalb

    ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Check smoke detectors during Fire Prevention Week

    SYCAMORE – Every October, the National Fire Protection Association and Sycamore Fire Department observe Fire Prevention Week. Throughout the month, fi ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Presentation questions nuclear power

    DeKALB – In a free public presentation on Tuesday, Oct. 14, David Kraft, executive director of the Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS) will give ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Prairie Crossing staff, residents walk to end Alzheimer’s

    DeKALB – Purple shirts paraded through Hopkins Park in DeKalb on Sept. 21, raising money and awareness for the fight against Alzheimer's disease. Staf ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Scouts build catapults for competition

    ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Harvest of Quilts show at Sycamore school

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Quilters’ Guild Harvest of Quilts 2014 quilt show will be held Oct. 11 and 12 at Sycamore Middle School, 150 Maplewood Dr ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Entrepreneurs can compete for a visit to the ‘Shark Tank’

    On ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank,” great entrepreneurs come from everywhere, which is why U.S. Cellular teamed up with the show for a multi-faceted, firs ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Class of 1954 celebrates reunion

    ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • $10K raffle prize up for grabs at football games

    Don’t miss the chance to win $10,000 in this year’s “Kick-Off-For-Kash” contest sponsored by Resource Bank. Someone could win $10,000 if the varsity h ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Tastefully Simple consultant recognized

    DeKALB – Kim Leopardo of DeKalb, a local Tastefully Simple consultant, was honored at “Party Palooza,” the direct selling company’s national conferenc ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Middle schoolers taught bike safety

    GENOA – On Sept. 24, Genoa-Kingston Middle School dedicated one period of class time to educate students about bike safety. Many students ride bikes t ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Youth orchestra concerto competition accepting applications

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts invites instrumentalists and vocalists 18 and younger to participate in the ann ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Beatlemania sweeps Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Ron and Rhonda Himes of Rockford were afraid they wouldn’t be able to get tickets to see American English in Sycamore last Friday, so they ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    What's your favorite Disney movie?
    Snow White
    Aladdin
    Frozen
    Cinderella
    Finding Nemo