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National Hug a G.I. Day – March 4

As the only day on the calendar that is mnemonically a military command, March 4th recognizes National Hug a G.I. Day. In 1996, Adrienne Sioux...

Veterans Day Offers: Free Meals & More

Many wonderful organizations nationwide have put together special “thank you” offerings for veterans and active duty military members (in some cases the whole family)....

Veterans Day and Honoring Veterans

With Veterans Day approaching, several veterans from DeKalb American Legion Post 66 and members of other military organizations attended the special Veterans Day Assembly...

Sweets4Troops Still Needs Your Help

Sweets4Troops has set a record for the first week of sweets collection! Through the TV promotion from Rockford TV Channel 17 & 39, The DeKalb...

Discounts for Veterans

DeKalb County Online would like to salute our military veteran community. We are amassing a list of stores and businesses that offer discounts to...

Donate Candy to Sweets4Troops

DeKalb, IL - If you have Halloween candy left over or want to do something special for Veteran’s Day (November 11), Sweets4Troops.com has an...

Honoring Veterans in November

To show appreciation for military service, DeKalb County Online is creating a list of local businesses and organizations offering military discounts. These discounts can be for...

Who Wears the Purple Heart

Purple Heart Day is on August 7. It commemorates the day in 1782 when General George Washington created the Purple Heart Medal, a military...

DeKalb County Online Honors Military Personnel

NEW: Every month DeKalb County Online will post an interesting story online about and for military veterans and current serving active duty members.   Veterans and current active...

IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. Secures Government Award, Kicks-Off Bidding to Supply American-Made...

Jim James, Chairman and CEO of IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC., a global, diversified family-owned business designing and manufacturing superior products and tools for professional tradesmen...

Help Better Protect Yourself Against Tax Identity Theft

It’s Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week. Why does it need its own week? Unfortunately it is an ever-growing problem that can be a headache to...

Area Military

The men in our area were well represented in the Civil War, World Wars I & II, the Korean War, Vietnam and every action...