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  • Look to the sky Sunday for Kite Fest

    DeKALB – The ninth annual DeKalb Kite Festival is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, in a field known as the “North 40” on the campus of Northern Ill ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:13 am
  • Registration now open for strength and balance class

    DeKALB – Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists is registering participants for the Strength and Stability Class and Advanced Core & Stability Cl ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteers invited to plant community gardens' orchard

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Community Gardens is seeking volunteers to help with planting fruit and nut trees, as well as raspberry bushes and other perenn ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • Historical markers celebrate ag innovations

    DeKALB – On Monday, the DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association (DAAHA) dedicated an historical marker commemorating the first DeKalb Brand hybr ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:40 pm
  • Saluting those who served

    Officially, Veterans Day isn’t for two months, but that didn’t stop Mike Giuliano of DeKalb from showing his appreciation to local veterans Saturday.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:28 pm
  • Driver’s death reminds racers of sport’s risks

    MAPLE PARK – It’s one of the cardinal rules of stock car racing: you don’t get out of your car during a race.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:58 pm
  • Goodwill resource room open to the community

    DeKALB – Linda Chesser of DeKalb is a retired librarian who is "possibly looking to get back into the work force."
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Lane closures expected for Route 72 work near Hampshire

    An Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) rumble strip and guardrail project on Illinois 72, from French Road to the DeKalb County line in Hamps ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • I-90-Genoa Road interchange work continues

    Construction on the Genoa Road Interchange Project on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) is scheduled to continue this week with work to begin re ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Online only: Webinar for parents to navigate school curriculum changes

    The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and the Illinois PTA are hosting a Back-to-School Webinar for parents at 7 p.m. Sept. 9. State Superinten ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Town Crier events for Sept. 3-17

    CORTLAND • Preschool Story Time Time: 10 a.m. Date: Wednesdays and Thursdays; next, Sept. 3 Place: C ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 10:14 am
  • Kingston student accepts scholar membership

    Morgan Renee Bollech of Kingston has accepted membership in The National Society of Collegiate Scholars.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • Local students receive degrees

    University of Wisconsin-WhitewaterThe following students graduated from the University of Wisconsin- ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • Local students named to dean's lists

    University of Wisconsin-PlattevilleThe following local students were named to the dean’s list at the ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • Rowan joins Army through delayed entry

    Tyler V. Rowan has joined the United States Army under the Delayed Entry Program.The program gives y ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:59 am
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