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  • Keicher appointed to national board

    Sycamore State Farm Agent Jeff Keicher has been appointed as the National Committeeman for the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisor ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Liquor store opens U-Haul dealership in Sycamore

    County Liquors in Sycamore has partnered with U-Haul to provide U-Haul products and services.Ariel M ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Sycamore entrepreneur attends Mary Kay seminar

    Elizabeth Oparyk of Sycamore joined more than 30,000 Mary Kay independent beauty consultants at the company’s annual seminar from July 16 through Satu ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Duffy: DeKalb Chamber ready for fall kickoff

    For some of us, summer can’t get here fast enough and it’s not long enough. For others, it’s too hot and they can’t wait until the fall.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • U.S. airfares on the rise, outpacing inflation

    NEW YORK – Travelers, prepare to pay more for your flight.The average roundtrip ticket within the U. ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • DeKalb South Pointe Center, golf course have new owners

    DeKALB – An Iowa businessman who already is the owner of two former elementary schools in DeKalb County has bought a vacant banquet center in DeKalb.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Sycamore Montessori school opens to toddlers

    SYCAMORE — In the two years that Sycamore resident Kaelyn Evans' oldest daughter, Peyaira, has been a student at the International Montessori Academy, ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • U.S. employers add 209K jobs, rate rises to 6.2 pct.

    WASHINGTON – U.S. employers extended their solid hiring into July by adding 209,000 jobs. It was the sixth straight month of job growth above 200,000, ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 8:40 am
  • NIU alumni develop mobile personal safety device

    Joe Parisi was a senior at Northern Illinois University in October 2010, when Antinette "Toni" Keller was murdered while walking by herself near campu ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • U.S. jobless aid applications rise to 302,000

    WASHINGTON – More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, but jobless claims remain at pre-recession levels.
    July 31, 2014 - 8:47 am
  • Fed offers no clearer hint on first rate increase

    WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve is further slowing the pace of its bond purchases because it thinks an improving U.S. economy needs less help. But it ...
    July 30, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • U.S. economy grew at strong 4 percent rate in spring

    WASHINGTON – After a dismal winter, the U.S. economy sprang back to life in the April-June quarter, growing at a fast 4 percent annual rate on the str ...
    July 30, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • McDonald's: Regulator says it's a 'joint employer'

    NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's says it has been notified by a labor regulator that it can be named a "joint employer" for workers in its franchisee-owned ...
    July 29, 2014 - 3:58 pm
  • Comfort Keepers staff attends Sales-a-palooza

    Susan M. Smith, marketing manager of Comfort Keepers of Northwest Illinois, recently attended Sales-a-palooza at the Comfort Keepers Corporate Office ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Physical therapist attends core strength course

    Liza Piper, physical therapist at Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists’ Genoa clinic, recently attended a course in Milwaukee on CoreFirst Stra ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:53 pm
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