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  • Opportunity House receives three-year CARF accreditation

    Opportunity House Inc., which provides services to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, has been accredited by CARF International ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Rotary donates to Pay-It-Forward House

    As part of Give Local DeKalb County on May 3, the Sycamore Rotary Club donated $250 to the Pay-It-Forward House in Sycamore. The money was earmarked f ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Agencies benefit from Rotarians at Work Day

    About two dozen members of the Sycamore Rotary Club and the Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary joined forces on May 7 to benefit local agencies through the ann ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly by

    Hitting the road this summer? Forget Yelp and those hotel booking apps – they’re useful, but boring. Instead, pack along these apps to liven things up ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • DAWC hosting painting parties as fundraiser

    The DeKalb Area Women’s Center, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, is hosting painting parties for groups and individuals as a fundraiser to restore its historical ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • Uncorked: Open a rosé for Memorial Day barbecue

    Memorial Day has traditionally been known as the unofficial start of summer.While summer doesn’t off ...
    May 27, 2016 - 9:36 am
  • Somonauk Leland Sandwich FFA earns food science win

    The Somonauk Leland Sandwich FFA has earned a spot at the national FFA convention again this fall, competing in the food science career development ev ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Benefit dinner planned at DeKalb VFW

    A benefit dinner for Earnest Cagle will take place from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 11 at the Knights of Columbus, at 1336 E. Lincoln Highway in DeKalb.
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Live birds coming to Midwest Museum of Natural History

    The Midwest Museum of Natural History is bringing the Fox Valley Wildlife Center to town for Bird Bonanza.
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Register now for summer music classes for children

    Registration is due by June 6 for summer music classes for children at the Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts. 
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • New tornado warning system dedicated in Fairdale

    About 20 people assembled at the new tornado warning siren in Fairdale on April 22 to recognize the siren’s funding organization, Rotary District 6420 ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee College names BOT Award of Excellence recipients

    Kishwaukee College announced the annual Award of Excellence recipients at the Employee Appreciation Dinner May 13 at the the Terrace Room at Hopkins P ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Federated Church donates to Open Door

    Pastor Dan DeWitt of the Federated Church of Sandwich presented the Open Door Rehabilitation Center with a donation of $1,350 on May 23.
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Immanuel Lutheran begins summer worship schedule

    The summer worship schedule will begin Sunday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 511 Russell Road in DeKalb.
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Trinity Lutheran Church to host spaghetti dinner fundraiser

    The members of Trinity Lutheran Church, 303 S. Seventh St. in DeKalb, will host a spaghetti dinner fundraiser and silent auction from 4:30 to 7 p.m. W ...
    May 26, 2016 - 3:32 pm
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