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  • DeKalb County treasurer announces property tax distribution

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County Treasurer Christine Johnson hopes the local economy will benefit from the release of county real estate tax revenue a little ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Inmate arrested, charged in escape attempt in Elgin

    Jesse Vega, 33, of the 5000 block of West Higgins Avenue, Chicago, is in the custody of Elgin police after he escaped from Elgin Mental Health Center ...
    July 17, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • DeKalb Public Library board sets groundbreaking in expansion project for July 26

    DeKALB – A little more than a week is all that stands between DeKalb Public Library leaders and the groundbreaking for the $24 million building expans ...
    July 17, 2014 - 8:37 am
  • July 17 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Woman’s bond reduced in DeKalb cocaine case

    SYCAMORE — One of two DeKalb women accused of having 7.65 grams of crack cocaine near Littlejohn Elementary School on Friday had her bond drastically ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Registration open for 10th cardboard boat regatta

    KINGSTON – Registration to participate in the 10th annual Kingston Kardboard Boat Regatta will remain open until the competition kicks off Saturday.
    July 16, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Rauner touts pro-business agenda during DeKalb visit

    DeKALB – Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner touted alternatives to solve the state's long-term economic problems as he campaigned in DeKa ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • DeKalb School District 428's latest moves promote 2 into principal slots

    DeKALB – DeKalb School District 428's administrator shuffle is nearly complete. The District 428 boa ...
    July 16, 2014 - 8:46 am
  • DeKalb ash tree contract sparks debate

    DeKALB – DeKalb officials will spend up to $25,000 this year to treat more than 850 ash trees in the city for emerald ash borer.
    July 15, 2014 - 10:05 pm
  • ‘Despicable Me’ movie marathon set for today

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Public Library is holding two events for children this week.A “Despicable Me ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters looking for lunch mentors

    DeKALB – Big Brothers Big Sisters of DeKalb County is seeking mentors for its lunch buddy program.Th ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • NIU to add bicycle paths near Lucinda Avenue

    DeKALB – A busy sidewalk on Northern Illinois University’s campus will host two-way bicycle traffic this fall.
    July 15, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • July 16 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Homecoming Heroes grant aids Kingston veteran in transition to civilian life

    KINGSTON – Army veteran Darnell Smith had $63 in his checking account this spring when the transmission in his 2004 Chevrolet Blazer needed to be repl ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Owner: Otto's could close permanently

    DeKALB – Otto's in downtown DeKalb could be closed permanently after the owner decided to surrender the music venue's liquor license.
    July 15, 2014 - 10:23 pm
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