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  • Police take the Plunge

    On March 8, the Maple Park Police Department participated in the 2015 Special Olympics Polar Plunge that was held at Loon Lake in Yorkville. Maple Par ...
    March 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Celebration Chorale looking for singers

    The Celebration Chorale, an ecumenical choir, is looking for singers.They are looking for males and ...
    March 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Babies get gift baskets for Ag Week

    The newest bundles of joy were welcomed with gift baskets at Kishwaukee Hospital and Valley West Hospital during National Agriculture Week, March 22-2 ...
    March 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee eliminated from national tournament

    Despite a win in its first game, the Kishwaukee men's basketball team was eliminated from the NJCAA National Tournament on Friday after an 81-74 loss ...
    March 20, 2015 - 7:37 pm
  • Genoa church hosts roast pork dinner

    Faith United Methodist Church in Genoa will hold a roast pork dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. March 21.Th ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • DeKalb County students get a lesson from Tooth Wizard

    In an effort to teach young DeKalb County children cavity-fighting oral health habits, the Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation’s “Land of Smiles” prog ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • Trinity Lutheran offers breakfast

    Trinity Lutheran Church, 303 S. Seventh St. in DeKalb, will hold its monthly All-you-can-eat Country Style Breakfast on Saturday, March 21.
    March 20, 2015 - 1:46 pm
  • Sycamore HS students give ‘Best of Day’ performances

    Sycamore High School music students recently performed at the annual IHSA Solo and Ensemble Contest held at Harvard High School.
    March 20, 2015 - 1:46 pm
  • G-K students complete Skills for 2015 class

    March 11 marked the culmination of the first-ever Skills for 2015 class at Genoa-Kingston High School. Fifteen juniors completed a voluntary course fo ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:49 pm
  • Lenten series continues at St. John

    The “Parables of Lent” series continues Wednesday at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. John (Missouri Synod) in Sycamore.
    March 20, 2015 - 1:45 pm
  • Immanuel Lutheran series continues

    “Receive Mercy” is the next sermon in the “Parables of Lent” series to be held at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church and Student ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:50 pm
  • Crosswind Church sets Springathon

    Crosswind Community Church will hold its third annual Springathon from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 28 at the church located at 13100 Cherry Road in Genoa.
    March 20, 2015 - 1:45 pm
  • Local Marmion student is National Merit finalist

    Three Marmion Academy seniors have been named finalists in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, including Jacob Ebert of Sycamore.
    March 20, 2015 - 1:55 pm
  • Scholarships offered for healthcare careers

    KishHealth System offers several scholarships each year for students pursuing healthcare studies. Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary, Valley West Hospital ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:54 pm
  • Scholarship applications due April 3

    The Kishwaukee College Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships to Kishwaukee College for the fall 2015 semester. The application deadlin ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:44 pm
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