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  • Fed keeps rate at record low, ends bond buying

    WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve plans to keep a key interest rate at a record low to support a U.S. job market that's improving but still isn't fully ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 2:23 pm
  • Ford recalls 205,000 SUVs for fuel tank leaks

    DEARBORN, Mich. – Ford is recalling about 205,000 SUVs in cold-weather states and parts of Canada to fix gas tanks that can rust, leak and cause a fir ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • U.S. consumer confidence rose in October

    WASHINGTON – U.S. consumer confidence rebounded strongly in October, hitting a seven-year high as solid job gains raised expectations for economic gro ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • U.S. home price gains slow for 4th straight month

    WASHINGTON – U.S. home prices grew more slowly in August amid modest sales, a trend that could help make homes more affordable in the months ahead.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 8:43 am
  • Hauser-Ross welcomes new ophthalmologist

    KishHealth System welcomes Dr. Tiffany L. Kent, ophthalmologist, to its medical staff. She earned her medical degree from Wayne State University of Me ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • KishHealth offers cancer treatment at Rochelle location

    KishHealth System announced it will begin offering Cancer Center services at its Rochelle office, located at 450 Coronado Drive. Office visits and tre ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Stonesifer joins Kishwaukee College as financial aid director

    Kishwaukee College welcomed Cynthia Stonesifer as the director of financial aid and veterans affairs. She assumed the position Aug. 25.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Learn the benefits at ‘Chamber 101’

    Feel like you need Chamber 101? Why should you become a member of your local Chamber of Commerce? What is the purpose and benefits of being in a chamb ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Wise Owl helps people relax

    DeKALB – Cindy Harness hopes that becoming part of the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce will make the community more aware of her services.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • U.S. pending home sales rise modestly in September

    WASHINGTON – The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes ticked up only slightly in September, as it remained difficult to qualify for mort ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • Caterpillar beats Wall Street third quarter forecasts

    PEORIA – Caterpillar's belt tightening paid off in the third quarter as the manufacturer easily beat Wall Street expectations and raised its outlook f ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 8:38 am
  • Stocks rally; S&P 500 has best day of 2014

    NEW YORK – The U.S. stock market marched higher Tuesday, giving the Standard & Poor's 500 index its best day of the year.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 4:16 pm
  • U.S. existing home sales rise in September

    WASHINGTON – U.S. homes sold in September at their fastest clip this year, a sign that the housing market is shaking off a slowdown that began in the ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 9:39 am
  • Tryggestad joins Resource Insurance

    Marcus Tryggestad has joined Resource Insurance as an insurance adviser offering personal and business lines of coverage.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Construction begins on Sycamore brewpub

    SYCAMORE – The process of opening Sycamore’s first brewpub has been a long and drawn-out one for owner JD Heinrich.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:55 pm
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