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  • Free weight loss seminar

    Are you looking to get healthy this summer? Do you have a few pounds to lose or want to be healthy. If so, come to a local 21-day challenge.
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Library starts summer reading challenge

    Sycamore Library’s summer reading challenge, Read to the Rhythm, begins today and continues through July 31.
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Fundraiser set Thursday for mission trip

    A fundraiser is scheduled Thursday to help support Allison Anderson, 23, of DeKalb in her World Race Missions Trip through Adventures in Missions.
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Learn about the history of Coca-Cola

    The Friends of Barb City Manor Volunteer Auxiliary will take a step back in time with a program on the history of Coca-Cola.
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Malta Days Festival begins Friday

    The summer festival season kicks off this weekend with the 10th annual Malta Days Festival, held Friday through Sunday five miles west of DeKalb on Ro ...
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore prepares for citywide garage sale

    Sycamore’s citywide garage sale will take place June 11, 12 and 13.It is estimated as many as 100 sa ...
    May 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Garden railroads mixes pair of popular hobbies

    Looking for a new idea for your garden? Have you heard about railroad gardens? This activity combines two popular hobbies: model trains and gardening.
    May 31, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Classic vehicle show coming to Big Rock

    The fifth annual Classic Car, Truck, Tractor and Motorcycle Show sponsored by the Big Rock Historical Society will be Sunday, June 7, at Plowman’s Par ...
    May 31, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Guided walking tours return to Sycamore

    The Sycamore History Museum, as part of the ongoing Historical Walking Tours of Sycamore’s Historic District, will present three walking tours during ...
    May 31, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Girl Scouts recognize individuals, organizations

    Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois recognized the following area individuals and organizations with awards at its recent annual meeting.
    May 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dorothy’s Diamonds back from NYC

    Dorothy's Diamonds recently visited New York City. Included was a tour of Statue Island, Ellis Island, the 911 Memorial and Museum, Central Park, Time ...
    May 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thanks to all from Fairdale family

    To the Editor:We want to extend our deepest appreciation for the outpouring of support from our fami ...
    May 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • FVOAS receives grant for roof

    Alethia Hummel, a board member from the DeKalb County Community Foundation, presented Fox Valley Older Adult Services with a $5,000 grant to support t ...
    May 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Local clubs participate in Rotarians at Work Day

    Members of the Sycamore, DeKalb and Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Clubs fanned out to four different sites on May 9 for the annual Rotarians at Work Day. 
    May 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • How Does Your Garden Grow? June checklist

    There’s plenty to do in the garden this month.Woody plant carePrune spring flowering shrubs immediat ...
    May 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do children in your family receive free or reduced-price lunch at school?