Local News

  • Mobley to present 'American Farmer' in DeKalb

    DeKALB – What began as a brief hiatus from a competitive, stressful career turned into a 100,000-mile journey resulting in a pictorial tribute to the ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Growing up and finding one’s voice

    DeKALB – Patricia Skarbinski believes “Look Homeward, Angel,” is more than a coming-of-age story – it’s the coming-of-age story of an artist.
    March 18, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Jazz, gospel and hymns blend in concert

    DeKALB – The fourth in a series of concerts celebrating the 50th anniversary of Westminster Presbyterian Church will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 2 ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Massage therapist joins clinic

    DeKALB – Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists welcomed massage therapist Maddie Hiltz to the staff.
    March 31, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Local authors sought to participate in annual writers fair

    DeKALB –  The DeKalb Public Library will host the third annual Writer’s Yarn, a local author’s fair, on Saturday, May 31.
    March 18, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Local food, farmland talk on agenda

    The DeKalb County Farmland Foundation is sponsoring a talk by Janice Hill, local foods and farmland protection program manager for the Kane County Dev ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • New faces on Oak Crest board

    2014 Oak Crest Board of Trustees President Mary Jo McAdams performed the induction of new board members Tim Beasley, Ann Tucker, Jack Goodrich and Wen ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Genealogy class for beginners through advanced

    SYCAMORE – “Who am I” is a very philosophical question, but there are some concrete ways to find answers. One of the most popular ways to explore this ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Spring sales, special events downtown

    SYCAMORE – The fifth annual Spring Fling activities in downtown Sycamore will take place March 21- 30. There’s something for everyone in the family.
    March 18, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Tasty ways to use fresh vegetables

    SYCAMORE – Cooking with Fresh Garden Produce is a program designed to help participants learn how to prepare vegetables. It includes 13 kitchen-tested ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Wanted: Books of every type

    SYCAMORE – Needed: Books, books, and more books.The Sue Lyon Book Sale is looking for books. Used bo ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Carol Keneway honored for 50 years in choir

    At the SUMC Christmas Choral Celebration in December, singer Carol Keneway was honored for 50 years of service in the choir. While she has been in the ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Book drive to build child literacy

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore High School Interact Club is holding a book drive for gently used books to share with elementary and middle school students.
    March 18, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Lions clubs host Ski for Sight

    March 18, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Heroin abuse a concern

    DeKalb County Board Chairman Jeff Metzger was invited to be part of the Community Leadership Forum on Heroin Prevention on March 7. Congressman Randy ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Reader Poll

    Should Genoa have a train station?
    Yes, it will bring positive development
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