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  • Photos: STEMfest

    Images from STEMfest at the Convocation Center Saturday ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Update: Missing DeKalb girl found in Chicago

    DeKALB – The 14-year-old missing DeKalb girl was located in good condition in DeKalb on Sunday and returned to her family in DeKalb, DeKalb police det ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:31 pm
  • NIU, DeKalb look to aid broader University Village area

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University and city leaders want to help University Village residents, but first they have to understand who lives there an ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Franks Haunted House to mark 25th year

    BIG ROCK – Halloween Fest is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Franks Haunted House next weekend.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Miller-Ellwood log cabin to get historical marker

    GENOA – The Miller-Ellwood log cabin will receive a historic marker dedication Nov. 1.The 1835 Mille ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Leaders focus on relationships, amenities to improve University Village

    DeKALB – Jerry Wright sometimes wishes he could go back to his days as the self-proclaimed mayor of University Village.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Climate scientist touts wind energy at NIU

    DeKALB – The answer to the world’s increasing energy demand could be blowing in the wind, renowned climate scientist Richard Alley told around 200 peo ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Photos: University Village

    Images of residents past and present. ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 8:27 pm
  • Sycamore leaders install Mr. Pumpkin statue

    SYCAMORE – Cars slowed almost to a stop on Somonauk Street for a glimpse of the Wally "Mr. Pumpkin" Thurow statue being installed this morning.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Fairview Cemetery cleanup deadline set

    DeKALB – Fairview Park Cemetery in DeKalb is asking people to remove all grave decorations by Halloween as part of its fall cleanup. Officials from th ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • South Prairie PTO planning family walk fundraising event

    SYCAMORE – South Prairie Elementary School’s PTO is trying out a new fundraiser format this year in hopes of pulling in more cash for its budget.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • DeKalb Senior Center takes spelling bee

    DeKALB – Spelling the word geosynchronous to win DeKalb County’s community spelling bee was a cinch for 68-year-old Cheryl Clayton.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • 2014 a busy year for development in DeKalb County

    DeKALB – Breakthrough moments were highlighted at the State of the County dinner Thursday, including those of local businesses, Northern Illinois Univ ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Neighborhood changed from proposal quickly

    The University Village housing complex that exists today is vastly different from what developers imagined more than 40 years ago.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • DeKalb County police start training to use heroin antidote

    SYCAMORE –Area police officers began training this week to administer Narcan, a heroin and opiate antidote that can save an overdosing patient.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:45 pm
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