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  • Mumps outbreak centered at U of Illinois

    CHAMPAIGN (AP) – More than two-thirds of the state's 73 known cases of mumps are in Champaign County, according to the Illinois Department of Public H ...
    July 28, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • Master Gardener program offered

    If gardening is your passion, and you would like to be part of a team that educates youth and adults alike on the joys of gardening, consider becoming ...
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Altrusa Literacy Grants

    Twelve Altrusa Literacy Grants were awarded to area organizations, libraries and schools at Altrusa of DeKalb-Sycamore's 53rd annual charter dinner in ...
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Extension offers class on safe canning

    Wouldn’t it be nice to enjoy your garden or farmers market produce all year long? Whether just starting out or updating your food preservation knowled ...
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Beth Fowler dancers take first in national competition

    The Beth Fowler School of Dance Performing Group of Genoa and St. Charles recently competed in the Legacy National Dance Competition, which completed ...
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Scouting for Dragons

    Boy Scout Troop 2810, sponsored by Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore, designed and led a sling-shot station at the annual Cub-O-Ree held at Camp Big T ...
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • IN UNIFORM

    Clukey graduates from trainingKevin Clukey, an Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps cadet at Northe ...
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Athena nominations are now available

    Community members are encouraged to submit nominations for the 26th annual DeKalb Athena Award and Women of Accomplishment.
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich High class of ’75 planning reunion

    The Sandwich High School class of 1975 has scheduled its 40th class reunion from 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 19 at Timber Creek Inn and Suites, Sandwich.
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DIY dorm redo: A canopy chandelier and other simple projects

    For teenagers heading off to college, it's both a design dream and a challenge: What to do with a small, nondescript dorm room – a space you may have ...
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • U.S. pending home sales slip in June

    WASHINGTON – The number of signed contracts to buy homes fell in June, as limited supplies of homes on the market are holding back possible sales grow ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:10 am
  • Plan to Protect Your Precious Passengers

    State Farm® offers simple reminders to help make your summer drive a safer one, no matter how far you're going.
    July 28, 2015 - 3:34 pm
  • Radiant Dermatology welcomed

    The Sycamore Chamber Ambassadors welcomed Radiant Dermatology recently with a ribbon cutting. Dr. Amanda Friedrichs' practice specializes in the diagn ...
    July 28, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • Friendship Haven of DeKalb welcomed

    DeKalb Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members, staff and Mayor John Rey recently welcomed Friendship Haven of DeKalb to the chamber with a rib ...
    July 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb chamber welcomes Supercuts

    DeKalb Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate Supercuts of DeKalb on its grand opening. Owners Mike Davison and Greg Si ...
    July 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • County tourism revenue up 8.3 percent for 2014

    Cory Jobe, director of the Illinois Office of Tourism, is on the road this week to release the latest state and individual county visitor and economic ...
    July 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb police to host Special Olympics benefit

    SYCAMORE – Even as Chad McNett approaches his 10th year fundraising for the Special Olympics, it hasn’t begun to feel old – in fact, the DeKalb police ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • U.S. new-home sales hit June slump

    WASHINGTON – Fewer Americans bought new homes in June, a possible sign that the real estate market is cooling down after months of hot sales.
    July 24, 2015 - 9:40 am
  • Anthem bids $48 billion for Cigna to create health giant

    NEW YORK – Anthem is buying rival Cigna for $48 billion in a deal that would create the nation's largest health insurer by enrollment, covering about ...
    July 24, 2015 - 8:39 am
  • Applications for U.S. unemployment aid plummet to 42-year low

    WASHINGTON – Six years after a brutal recession that wiped out more than 8.5 million jobs, Americans are now enjoying a nearly unprecedented level of ...
    July 23, 2015 - 10:28 am

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