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  • Several charities meet at TAILS Humane Society's Mutt Strut

    DeKALB – Susana Martin didn’t have a dog to bring to the ninth annual Mutt Strut. Instead, the 10-ye ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Racing team raises money for Ladies Night Out organization

    When Ladies Night Out founders Dawn and Don Sukach of Sycamore started their breast cancer fundraising event 10 years ago, they had no idea where it w ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Sept. 14 Police Reports

    DeKalb CountyJennifer Watson, 20, of the 500 block of South Fadia Street, Maple Park, was charged Fr ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Face Time With Jeff Winters

    After 20 years with the DeKalb Police Department, officer Jeff Winters has responded to his share of emergency calls. He was recently awarded for thre ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Voluntary Action Center celebrates 40 years, credits community support, grants for programs’ successes

    SYCAMORE – Voluntary Action Center helped Eileen Brewer get back on her own feet instead of relying on others.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Sycamore fireworks set for Saturday night

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Park District will offer a fireworks show Saturday night along with other family activities.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:39 pm
  • Genoa's Walnut Street Daycare Center children ride trikes, raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

    GENOA — Bella Odom's goal was to raise $100 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Bella, a 4-ye ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Officials investigating fire at DeKalb apartment

    DeKALB – A fire fueled by bacon grease caused about $20,000 in damage to an apartment at 914 Ridge Drive in DeKalb, fire officials said.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • DeKalb woman killed in crash on Interstate 88

    DeKALB – Kim Havlicek was trying to turn her love for makeup and hair into a career so she could build a future for herself and her 7-year-old son, fr ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • DeKalb, Sycamore plan to cut down trees

    DeKALB – Within the next month, DeKalb contractors will remove 40 ash trees infected by the emerald ash borer beetle, while leaders plan to remove alm ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • South Carolina dad accused of killing 5 kids has McHenry County record

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina man accused of killing his five children was an ex-convict whose homes were visited by social workers a dozen time ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • Residents gather in remembrance at 9/11 ceremony in DeKalb

    DeKALB – Talon Joynt first learned about the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks when he was 4 years old, and he’s had a deep respect for firefighters ever since.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Sycamore resident helping to boost butterflies

    SYCAMORE – Janet Giesen hopes her raising and releasing of 17 monarch butterflies makes some sort of impact on the world around her.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • NIU enrollment decline smallest in five years

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University senior Joe Palmer thinks students seem more energized across campus since he started school there three years ag ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Camp Power builds relationships between police, kids at University Village

    DeKALB – To DeKalb Police Chief Gene Lowery, a picture of a police officer holding hands with a child embodies what happened at University Village thi ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:04 pm
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