Local News

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Clinton Rosette Spring Student Showcase

    Clinton Rosette Middle School in DeKalb held its second annual Spring Student Showcase on March 13. The event was filled with music, poetry, art and l ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Library collection

    For the month of April, Kendall Rink is showing her snowglobe collection displayed in the youth services department at the Sycamore Public Library. Ke ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:10 am

    Army Reserve Pvt. Trent M. Greer has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo.
    April 14, 2014 - 6:03 pm
  • Nelson achieves Eagle Scout rank

    Brandon Nelson, a member of BSA Troop 2810 chartered at Salem Lutheran Church and a Sycamore High School senior, was recently awarded the Eagle Rank, ...
    April 14, 2014 - 6:00 pm
  • Registration information for DeKalb students

    DeKALB – Online registration for returning students in DeKalb School District 428 is under way. New students, kindergarten students and students in th ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • Second phase of Reston Ponds now open

    SYCAMORE – ShoDeen Homes has opened the second phase of the Reston Ponds development and started offering homes with a base price of $199,900.
    April 14, 2014 - 6:01 pm
  • Antiques appraiser to visit Heritage Woods

    DeKALB – Antiques expert Mark Moran will offer free, informal antiques appraisals at Heritage Woods, 2626 N. Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb, from 3 to 6 ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:59 pm
  • Unlimited pasta bar helps keep the lights on Feed’em Soup

    DeKALB – Feed’em Soup has put a unique twist on its annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser. This year, the dinner will be presented as an unlimited pasta ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:58 pm
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