OC Imageworks is Proud to be a “Made in DeKalb” Creative Agency

Little did Brian Oster know that less than five years after joining a restructured OC Imageworks, he would purchase the creative agency.  But that was the case for Oster, Creative Director of OC and newly minted President as of January 2, 2016. The team at this creative agency has high hopes and aspirations under his new leadership, including the serious possibility of a Rockford, IL … Continue reading OC Imageworks is Proud to be a “Made in DeKalb” Creative Agency

DeKalb Advances in $10 Million America’s Best Communities Competition

DeKalb is one of just 15 communities nationwide to make competition’s semifinals, with an opportunity to win up to $3 million Sponsored by Frontier Communications, DISH Network, CoBank and The Weather Channel, America’s Best Communities is investing in new solutions to revitalize rural America DEKALB, IL., Jan. 13, 2016 – DeKalb, Illinois will have the opportunity to continue its journey toward winning the top prize … Continue reading DeKalb Advances in $10 Million America’s Best Communities Competition

DeKalb Police Bowl for a Great Cause

Recently members of the DeKalb Police Department and community members held a benefit event at Mardi Gras Lanes to raise funds for an education fund. Funds raised will be divided between the Policemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association and the education fund that’s been established for the daughter of Tom Reilly.  Reilly passed away in July of 2015, leaving behind his wife and young daughter.  The … Continue reading DeKalb Police Bowl for a Great Cause

DeKalb’s Indoor Recreation Destination

As winter approaches each year, the DeKalb Park District Sports and Recreation Center gears up to serve as an indoor recreation destination for the DeKalb community and beyond.  Opened in 2000, the Sports and Rec Center features a large fieldhouse with field turf, two gymnasiums, as well as activity and dance rooms. The Sports and Rec Center is host to indoor soccer leagues, basketball leagues, … Continue reading DeKalb’s Indoor Recreation Destination

Residents Challenged to Prove DeKalb is America’s Best

Local team leading DeKalb’s efforts in America’s Best Communities competition calls on neighbors to help with final push to share why city should win America’s Best Communities, sponsored by Frontier, DISH, CoBank and The Weather Channel, aims to revitalize small towns and rural communities across the country DeKalb, IL, JANUARY 4, 2016 – In a final push to prove DeKalb should advance in the America’s Best … Continue reading Residents Challenged to Prove DeKalb is America’s Best