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  • Sycamore Pumpkin Festival schedule listed

    Hundreds of “Pumpkin Inventions” entrants will be on display during Sycamore’s annual Pumpkin Festival at the DeKalb County Courthouse near the inters ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:02 pm
  • Six students chosen for Sycamore Pumpkin Festival parade honor

    Six Sycamore students will receive a free ride during this year’s Pumpkin Festival Parade. The stude ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:04 pm
  • Fifth-grader has inventive theme for Pumpkin Festival

    SYCAMORE – Hannah Sebby is patiently waiting for Pumpkin Fest, so she can wave to her family along the parade route.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • ‘Mr. Pumpkin’ statue unveiling to kick off Pumpkin Festival

    SYCAMORE – In a sense, Mr. Pumpkin will attend this year’s Pumpkin Festival.The 53rd annual festival ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Brian Bemis Auto Group recognized for providing parade cars

    SYCAMORE – Amy Bemis remembers helping officials at the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival for as long as she can remember, which is at least 30 years.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Early voting starts today

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb resident Patricia McKinley has been closely following the county clerk and recorder’s race and the attorney general race for this ye ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Genoa Township voters to be asked about corruption measure

    GENOA – Genoa Township voters will take a stance on limiting money’s influence on politics Nov. 4 as part of a national organization’s anti-corruption ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • Promise Fund accepting applications starting today

    SYCAMORE – Funds are available to supplement projects that aid marginalized and underserved populations in the county.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:05 pm
  • State Sen. Biss to visit DeKalb on Thursday

    DeKALB – Illinois State Sen. Daniel Biss will visit DeKalb on Thursday to discuss open access. Biss ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:05 pm
  • DeKalb retirement center hosting candidate night

    DeKALB – The community is invited to a candidate night in DeKalb on Wednesday.The DeKalb Area Retire ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:03 pm
  • DeKalb Public Library moving forward with expansion

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Public Library is moving forward with its expansion construction, now that it has received its full building permit.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:04 pm
  • Face Time With Craig Jackson

    MALTA – Craig Jackson has found his footing at Kishwaukee College, and he’s ready to see what the future has in store.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Roof work being done at Annie Glidden house

    DeKALB – Barry Schrader was ecstatic to see roof work being done on the former Annie Glidden house Friday.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Young science enthusiasts gravitate to STEM Fest at NIU

    DeKALB – Tommy Frayne, 11, of Sycamore likes science and math. He thinks chemical reactions, or how things react to other things, are really cool and ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:25 pm
  • Photos: STEMfest

    Images from STEMfest at the Convocation Center Saturday ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:21 pm
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