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The Dimensions Dance Academy will host a performance this weekend in DeKalb and will have others in February.
Some in DeKalb County want leaders to expedite safety changes along Plank Road in Sycamore – part of ongoing concerns about the road's history of crashes. While a corridor study is underway, work likely can't begin until 2025, officials said.
A crash in rural Sycamore on Plank Road Thursday sent two people and 2-year-old to an area hospital after police said the icy roads contributed to the two-car collision.
A barn was destroyed in a structure fire in rural Sycamore Wednesday, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.
Community members looking for a fun event for children are invited to a magic show Saturday at the DeKalb Public Library.
A woman convicted in 2004 of reckless homicide in a Sycamore crash that killed her 20-year-old boyfriend was sentenced on Wednesday to three years in prison after pleading guilty to drunken driving more than a year ago in Crystal Lake.
Those looking for way to spread the love this Valentine’s Day to an area older adult are invited to take part in two legislators’ Valentine’s for Seniors Card Drive through Feb. 7.
The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce has extended a deadline meant to invite area artists to share their concepts for the cover of the chamber’s 2023 Business Directory Guide.
Those interested in touring St. Mary Catholic School in Sycamore are welcome to attend a slew of public open houses this month.
Community members with children looking for a local event to celebrate the Lunar New Year are invited to attend a planned celebration at the DeKalb Public Library Monday.
After a very mild start to winter a few inches of snow finally fell in DeKalb County Wednesday morning. Scattered snow showers are expected to continue through Saturday with minor accumulation.
Northwestern Medicine will host a free car seat check event for parents and caregivers Wednesday on Sycamore. They will also help educate and provide attendees with assistance on how to properly install car seats.
Sycamore Park District will celebrate 100 years in 2023. Here's what officials have planned to mark the centennial year:
Sycamore’s new fire chief Carl Reina, who hails from Berwyn, said he chose to take over the city’s fire department because he’s eager to put down roots in the community.
The Sycamore City Council unanimously voted against an ordinance on Tuesday that would have allowed a tattoo parlor to open on the first floor of a building in the city’s conservation district.