Many communities in northern Illinois are advancing the various forms of artwork with shows and events. One of the more unique events is the Rockford Fall ArtScene. This event will be held this weekend at various locations in the Rockford downtown area. The Rockford Area Arts...
Community members may ask why DeKalb Police Officers are suddenly wearing pink t-shirts, pink ribbons, or displaying pink squad car decals. Throughout the month of October, members of the DeKalb Police Department will be supporting the Breast Cancer Awareness campaign. Officers will be encouraged and authorized to...
SYCAMORE, IL – (BUSINESS) – September 2019 – On the football field, in front of a crowd of over 500 hundred fans, Scott Schulz was presented a giant check from Resource Bank in the amount of $10,000 for winning the Kick-Off for Kash at the Sycamore Varsity...
America's tallest flagpole was erected by the Acuity Insurance Company in 2014. This pole is adorned with an American flag and is almost 100 feet taller than the Statue of Liberty.  The "world's tallest tribute to freedom," is a 400-foot tall flagpole waving an American...
Rosh Hashanah is one of the best known Jewish high holy days. In 2019 Rosh Hashanah started at sundown Sunday, September 29th and will continue for 2 days, through nightfall on Tuesday, October 1st. Rosh Hashanah is celebrated on the 1st and 2nd days of the Hebrew month "Tishrei". Rosh Hashanah is the only Jewish holiday that...
Opening June 4th, 2020, one of the country’s newest and most exciting museums is scheduled to open to celebrate over 240 years of United States Army history and foster continuing education long into the future. Located on 84 acres in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, the center is primed...
The success of DeKalb County Elections depends on individuals who serve as Election Judges who work as part of a team to ensure efficient, honest elections and guarantee the rights of voters are protected. There are certain times that we, as citizens, have an opportunity to make...
While autumn to most meteorologists begins September 1, in true astronomy terms, the Autumn Equinox arrived today, Monday, September 23. The autumnal equinox—also called the September or fall equinox—is the astronomical start of the fall season in the Northern Hemisphere and the spring season in the Southern Hemisphere. The autumnal...
The United States Air Force Birthday is a holiday celebrated on September 18th annually to commemorate the day when the Air Force was officially separated from the United States Army in 1947. Prior to that year, the Air Force was a part of the Army and was known...
We the People of the United States, in order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the...
The local DeKalb Sears store is gearing up for the fall season. Shop their great inventory of refrigerators, lawn mowers, washers, dryers, ovens, ranges, stoves, furniture and so much more. Sears Outlet is your hometown destination in Dekalb (IL) for great deals on appliances for your home, whether it’s new, refurbished or a scratched and dented...
With only six weeks to Halloween, the upcoming reddish color full moon will excite those that are fans of this unique and wildly different night time event, especially happening on Friday the 13th. A special and rare 'Harvest Moon' will appear in the night sky on Friday,...