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  • Health bill vote delayed in House in setback to Trump, Ryan

    WASHINGTON – GOP House leaders delayed their planned vote Thursday on a long-promised bill to repeal and replace "Obamacare," in a stinging setback fo ...
    NEW: March 23, 2017 - 3:03 pm
  • 17 tips to prepare for the 2017 storm season

    In conjunction with our 2017 Storm Preparedness Guide, here are 17 tips to help you and your be prepared when bad weather strikes.
    March 23, 2017 - 7:30 am
  • ‘A Song for Coretta’ to be presented Saturday at DAWC

    The Northern Illinois University School of Theater & Dance will present “A Song for Coretta” at the DeKalb Area Women’s Center. Showtimes are at 2 p.m ...
    March 23, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • DAWC art exhibiton closes Sunday

    The DeKalb Area Women’s Center Gallery is hosting an exhibition of paintings by Haley Puffenbarger this month. The closing reception will be held from ...
    March 23, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Cornerstone presents ‘Disney Aladdin Jr.’

    Cornerstone Christian Academy students will present "Disney Aladdin Jr." at 6 p.m. April 1.Tickets c ...
    March 23, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Celebration Chorale to begin June cantata rehearsal

    The Celebration Chorale, supported by First United Methodist Church in DeKalb, is looking for singers for its June Patriotic Cantata.
    March 23, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach auditions take place this weekend

    Stage Coach Players 2017 auditions will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 511 Russell R ...
    March 23, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • G-K Jazz Dance planned April 22

    The Genoa-Kingston Band Boosters will host a spring jazz dance extravaganza featuring middle school, high school and guest musicians on April 22.
    March 23, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Gaelic Storm back by popular demand at the Egyptian

    One of the area’s favorite national musical acts is back in DeKalb for the 10th straight year, as Gaelic Storm brings its high energy, Celtic-inspired ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:41 pm
  • Raise a glass: Barb City Brewfest comes to NIU Convo Center

    Craft beers lovers, as well as those who are curious about trying microbrewed beer, won’t want to miss the inaugural Barb City Brewfest on Saturday at ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Uncorked: Cade Cabernet makes the most of mountain fruit

    Tired from moving boxes and furniture all day, the meal needed to be simple and the wine needed to be special.
    March 22, 2017 - 9:51 am
  • Banana oat muffins are a quick breakfast or snack; can be made gluten-free

    Like many families, we try to minimize the amount of processed sugar we eat. But, it is lurking everywhere, and we are eating far more processed sugar ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Library collection

    For the month of March, Benjamin Tucker is displaying his car collection in the Youth Service Department at the Sycamore Public Library. Benjamin is a ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Fairview Cemetery cleanup deadline set

    Fairview Park Cemetery in DeKalb is asking people to remove all grave decorations as part of its spring cleanup. Officials from the cemetery at 1600 S ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • St. Mary’s Stars celebrate win

    These seventh-grade St. Mary's School Sycamore basketball players celebrate a win over St Catherine's. They fought to the end to pull out the victory. ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
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