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  • Little Monsters Leave Big Messes

    Halloween is just around the corner and kids everywhere are thrilled. Pumpkin carvings, face paint and sweet treats may mean unlimited fun for kids, b ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 7:36 am
  • Indian spices bring variation to date cake

    I love baking, but until I was 16, our oven was just used as a place to keep big cutting boards and exiled frying pans.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • IVVC names Outstanding Fall Students

    Indian Valley Vocational Center in Sandwich proudly named its Outstanding Fall Students.This recogni ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC to hold annual College Fair on Nov. 2

    Kishwaukee College will host the annual Kishwaukee College Fair from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, in the college gymnasium with a special present ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC Hort students help beautify Shabbona village signs

    During the week of Oct. 17-20, Kishwaukee College horticulture students could be spotted across campus working on a variety of projects as part of the ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Fresh herbs make versatile yogurt cheese

    This recipe for Fresh Herbed Yogurt Cheese is just the ticket when you’re looking to put a dent in the stockpile of herbs overflowing in your garden o ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • Sandwich Chamber Halloween Walk is Saturday

    The Sandwich Area Chamber of Commerce will host its seventh annual Halloween Walk from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday in downtown Sandwich. Children and adul ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 6:19 pm
  • Downtown DeKalb trick-or-treat Spooktacular scheduled

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce, city of DeKalb, Egyptian Theatre and Nestle will present Spooktacular, a downtown DeKalb trick-or-treating event, Thur ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Free Halloween movie planned Oct. 29 at Cinema 7 Theatre

    Halloween festivities will delight movie-goers this year with a special screening of PG-rated “Hotel Transylvania 2” at 10 a.m on Saturday, Oct. 29, i ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Tickets on sale for bus tour to county’s last surviving settler cabin

    Take a trip to visit the last surviving settler cabin in DeKalb County.On Sunday, Nov. 6, the Joseph ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Low-cost pet vaccine clinic scheduled in Somonauk

    Spay Illinois will host a low-cost pet vaccine clinic from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, at Lake Holiday Lodge, 283 Easy St. in Somonauk,.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore kicks off Pumpkin Fest with Downtown Trick-or-Treat

    Discover Sycamore invites the community to the Downtown Trick-or-Treat from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, sponsored by the Illinois Community Credit Union ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Campus Recreation Center will host Family Day

    Northern Illinois University Campus Recreation will host a free Family Day from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Student Recreation Center.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore library to host Pumpkin Celebration

    The Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St., will host a festive Pumpkin Celebration at 6 p.m. Thursday.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • The loudest sounds in the world

    The human ear was designed to hear sounds up to 85 decibels (dB) before hearing loss occurs. Anything above 120 to 130 dB results in pain.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 4:35 am
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