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  • From basketball to bagels

    SYCAMORE - If someone were to write a biography of Shawn Thrower, it might be titled, “From Baskets to Bagels, Aguirre to McCartney.” Whether he’s pla ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Genoa women research history of YMCA and George Williams College

    GENOA Rita Yerkes and Wilma Miranda wanted to discover the history of a noted college and explore the role the YMCA played in the college's developmen ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:50 pm
  • Looking Back: July 23, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOJuly 24, 1889Burglars entered the residence of Judge Lowell on Monday and decamped with ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Genoa grad awarded Palmer music scholarship

    Katelyn Thurlby of Genoa is the 2014 award recipient of the Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship, administered by the DeKalb County Community Fou ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Scouts earn badges, reenact historic battle

    During the Fourth of July week, DeKalb Boy Scout Troop 4 earned badges, escaped torrential weather and reenacted the Battle of Long Island.
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Rotary inducts new officers

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    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Troop 2810 attends Canyon Camp

    Boy Scout Troop 2810, chartered out of Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore, traveled to Canyon Camp in Stockton for summer camp from June 29 through Jul ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 19th century toys, games in historic playhouse

    rom 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Saturday, kids of all ages and their families are invited to the Ellwood House Museum, 509 N. First St. in DeKalb, to ...
    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU athletic director honored for advancing opportunities for minorities

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University Associate Vice-President and Director of Athletics Sean T. Frazier received the Distinguished Service Award from ...
    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore tours expand to include downtown

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore History Museum will present three walking tours this summer, on the first and third Sundays of each month.
    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Lions present scholarships

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    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thurow's legacy lives on in scholarships

    SYCAMORE – Two Sycamore High School seniors, Alex Handel and Ashley Yunek, have been awarded the first Wally Thurow scholarships of $500 each.
    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Lightning 12U land first place

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    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: July 16, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOJuly 17, 1889There is a great discussion going on as to what should be America’s nation ...
    July 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Summerfest food, tractors and more

    WATERMAN – Leonard Johnson says a love for farming is in his blood.Johnson was raised on a farm, and ...
    July 14, 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