• Splash pad to help Sandwich cool down

    SANDWICH – The people of Sandwich will have a way to keep cool on hot days this summer. The Sandwich Park District is building a splash pad in Milesto ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:40 pm
  • 5 Things to Do This Weekend

     1. Take in some art. Wooden Box Theater will present "Charlie's Angels Nite" at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Ellwood House Visitor Center, 509 N. First St. ...
    April 17, 2014 - 2:16 pm
  • Town Crier Events for April 16-30

    CORTLAND Preschool Story Time Time: 10 a.m. Date: Every Wednesday and Thursday; next, April 16 Place ...
    April 16, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • Acree finishes degree

    Phillip M. Acree completed his bachelor of science degree at Grand Valley State University in the fall 2013 semester.
    April 15, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Donley earns degree

    Samuel Donley of DeKalb graduated from Upper Iowa University at the end of the fall 2013 semester with a bachelor of arts degree in psychology.
    April 15, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Sycamore chamber offers scholarships

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Club is offering two scholarships to Sycamore High School seniors. Students who have been activ ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Moulton recognized at Honors Convocation

    Devin Louise Brown Moulton of Sycamore was among University of Nebraska-Lincoln undergraduate students honored in conjunction with UNL’s All-Universit ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Ward makes dean’s list

    Caitlin Marie Ward of Hampshire was named to the dean’s list at Washington University in St. Louis for the fall 2013 semester. To qualify for the dean ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Kish 5K supports Adventure Works

    SYCAMORE – The KishHealth System Physical Therapy Center is hosting its seventh annual 5K Run/Walk event at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 31. Proceeds will ben ...
    April 14, 2014 - 6:02 pm
  • Local author donates newest book to library

    The Mason-Dixon Line does not have origins to the Civil War. This simple statement intrigued local author, Sally M. Walker, to follow this nugget of t ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Capitol Hill

    DeKALB – Josh Huseman of Castle Bank was part of an Illinois delegation of bankers that gathered in Washington, D.C. to meet with lawmakers last month ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:57 pm
  • Hospice volunteer training

    DeKALB—KishHealth System Hospice will offer its spring volunteer orientation and training class at the hospice office, 2727 Sycamore Road in DeKalb. T ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • History exhibit looks at Sycamore in the Gilded Age

    SYCAMORE – Pioneers, war, and riches – it sounds like a blockbuster movie.It actually describes the ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • Food pantry clients struggle to buy diapers, toiletries

    Many food-insecure families also struggle to afford basic non-food household goods, such as personal care, household, and baby-care products, accordin ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:50 pm
  • Oak Crest essay contest winners

    Provided photoOak Crest DeKalb Area Retirement Center residents and staff recognized three middle sc ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:59 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What's the best way to mark Earth Day?
    Use less energy
    Hold a recycling drive
    Clean up an outdoor area