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  • Firefighters, teachers team up for Operation Warm DeKalb

    DeKALB – Local firefighters and teachers are seeking the public’s help as they team up to supply local children in need with coats to keep them warm t ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • NIU offers ticket deal for November home games

    With the Northern Illinois University Huskies very much alive in the race for the Mid-American Conference West Division title and a return trip to the ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • DeKalb police to offer self-defense courses

    DeKALB – The police department will offer a self defense course in November. The course will take pl ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Two final contests for KishHealth System Kick Off Kid

    KishHealth System is the sponsor of NIU Huskies’ Kick Off Kid and has two final contests for the Northern Illinois University Football season.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program taking applications

    DeKALB – The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program is taking applications that can lead to help with gas and electric bills for seniors, people wi ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • Goodwill seeks volunteers for free tax preparation

    Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois is seeking volunteers for its GoodTAXES program located in the Rockford regional area and in DeKalb. The Good ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • Leftover Halloween candy collection benefits troops

    DeKalb businessman Michael Embrey has a solution for all that leftover Halloween candy. He is collecting unwanted candy and shipping the treats overse ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Make holiday gifts at crafting workshop

    Holiday gifts don’t have to be extravagant and expensive.Join University of Illinois Extension Educa ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Relay for Life of DeKalb County kicks off

    DeKALB – Relay for Life of DeKalb County will begin its 20th year of raising funds to benefit the American Cancer Society with a fall bowling kick-off ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Schedule SHS conferences online

    Parent/teacher conferences for Sycamore High School students will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, and Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the school.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Purple belt awarded

    Hard work and dedication have paid off for Genoa-Kingston native Kyler Dodd who has been studying Shotokan Karate at Midwest Shotokan Karate in Genoa  ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Women's club raises funds for breast cancer research

    The Genoa Community Women's Club presented Rick Zumwalt, executive director of OSF St. Anthony Cancer Center, a check in the amount of $2,375. Proceed ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Quilt raffle winner

    Congratulations to Larry Mathey who was the winner of the American Legion Post 337 Genoa Quilt Raffle. The post thanks all those who bought tickets fo ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Sycamore Class of 1955

    The Sycamore Community High School Class of 1955 recently celebrated its 60th reunion with a dinner at Sorrento’s in Maple Park. Pictured (from left) ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Bethany Rehabilitation makes donation

    Bethany Rehabilitation and Health Care center recently delivered 2,000 pounds of canned goods to the Sycamore United Methodist Church Food Pantry. In ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:00 am