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  • HBC blood drive set for Thursday

    Genoa Park District will host a blood drive from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at 400 E. Second St., Genoa. Donate blood and receive a $5 Subway gift car ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • Community event to raise safety awareness

    Local public safety agencies are teaming up to offer National Night Out, a free community awareness fair, on Aug. 5 in the Target parking lot, 2555 Sy ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Feed’em Soup fundraiser dinner is Friday

    Feed'em Soup will hold a special all-you-can-eat fundraiser and open house from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Friday.
    July 28, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Art and ice cream meet at Ellwood mansion

    For the second consecutive year, Ellwood House Museum has combined two popular summer traditions – Art at Ellwood and the Ellwood House Ice Cream Soci ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • McIntyre achieves Eagle Scout rank

    Kevin McIntyre was recently awarded the rank of Eagle, the highest rank in scouting, at a court of honor.
    July 28, 2014 - 6:18 pm
  • How Does Your Garden Grow? Pretty poppies

    I freely admit to loving poppies. From the diminutive California poppy to the dynamic, larger form of the Oriental poppy, these plants add brilliant f ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • MyKishHealth Patient Portal gives patients online access to records

    KishHealth System encourages patients to sign up for MyKishHealth, the online patient portal for Kishwaukee and Valley West hospitals, to access to th ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • New Illinois farmers program accepting applications

    Aspiring Illinois farmers, new growers with fewer than five years’ experience, commodity farmers interested in diversifying to include fruit or vegeta ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fraedrich achieves Eagle Scout rank

    Austin Fraedrich, a member of BSA Troop 16 chartered at The Federated Church in Sycamore, was recently awarded the Eagle rank, the highest award achie ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Pond management workshop offered in August

    Curious about your pond’s health? Join the DeKalb County Soil and Water Conservation District and University of Illinois Extension Office for a free w ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Disorganized remotes? Here’s 7 creative answers

    Remote controls, designed to make life easier and more convenient, have become so numerous in many homes that keeping track of them is a challenge all ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • IN UNIFORM

    Strand graduates from training Air Force Airman Bianca Strand graduated from basic military training ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Tea and Talk at First Lutheran

    Mary E. Laiser and Sara Lomayani of Tanzania, Africa, will be the featured speakers for Tea and Talk at 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Lutheran Church, 324 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Share the Talent’ at St. John’s in Creston

    St. John’s Church in Creston held its annual ice cream social and “Share the Talent” night on July 20. Many parishoners (above) performed to the delig ...
    July 25, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sowing Seeds: St. Paul’s sharing its garden with the community

    Members of St. Paul's Episcopal Church are sharing the fruits – and vegetables – of their labor through a monthly community market.
    July 25, 2014 - 5:30 am
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