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  • A springtime approach to the classic crabcake

    As the weather gets warmer, I cook lighter. And in The Husband’s taxonomy of food, crabcakes are relatively light. So I thought I’d employ of couple o ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • STEM Cafe to explore storm chasing

    For storm chasers, the coming of spring means one thing: tornadoes.Recent tornado-related disasters ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • Events mark Child Abuse Prevention Month

    April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This month and throughout the year, the Children’s Advocacy Centerof DeKalb County encourages all ind ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • YMCA to host Healthy Kids Day on Saturday

    The Kishwaukee Family YMCA holding a free community event to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active from 9 a.m. to noonSaturday at 2 ...
    April 21, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • 2012 ‘CNN Hero of the Year’ to speak at NIU

    Malya Villard-Appolon, named the 2012 CNN Hero of the Year for her work combating sexual violence against women in Haiti, will visit and speak at Nort ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • HEA to hold all-county meeting on elder abuse

    The HEA all county meeting on Elder Abuse will be held in the Farm Bureau Auditorium at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
    April 21, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • History buffs invited to volunteer

    If you like telling stories, love Sycamore, and have a few hours to spare each month, you are invited to the Sycamore History Museum’s volunteer train ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • Secretary of State services offered today on campus

    Secretary of State Jesse White’s office services will be available from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. today in the Holmes Student Center – Lower Level, 340 Carr ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • Information on Big Brothers Big Sisters

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of DeKalb County has planned three informational sessions for people who have questions or concerns about becoming a voluntee ...
    April 21, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • IN UNIFORM

    Greer graduates from combat training Army Reserve Pvt. Trent M. Greer has graduated from Basic Comba ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Subscription sample boxes shake up beauty routines

    It’s a beauty product fan’s dream: a monthly box sent to the door filled with samples of lip glosses, face creams, hair treatments and nail polishes.
    April 18, 2014 - 5:26 pm
  • KC hosts floral design AIR student workshop

    The Kishwaukee College Floral Design Department hosted a guest designer last month as part of the Artist In Residence program offered through the Amer ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • Uncorked: Winemaker embraces return to fickle varietal

    The opportunity to embrace a troublemaker from a historic region was all Virginie Saverys needed. Th ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:38 pm
  • NIU summer camps can help prevent summer slide

    Summer is just around the corner. Do you know where your kids will be burning daylight this year? In Northern Illinois University’s summer camps, they ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:34 pm
  • DeKalb Just for Kix dancers compete

    The DeKalb Just for Kix dancers spent weeks practicing their routines in preparation for theTogether We Dance competition earlier this month in Roche ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:41 pm
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