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  • 4-H summer camp slots still available

    There are a limited number of camper slots still available for 4-H Camp, which is set for June 9 through 13 at Camp Benson in Mount Carroll.
    April 18, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Performing Arts Academy offers summer classes

    The Performing Arts Academy in Sycamore is taking registration for summer classes, which begin June 30 and run through July 31.
    April 18, 2014 - 5:46 pm
  • Home Bound Healthcare offers senior expo

    The 2014 Senior Health and Safety Expo will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday at the office of Home Bound Healthcare, 1625 Bethany Road in Sycamore.
    April 18, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Ideas for where to store winter clothes

    The long winter is over, and it’s finally time to put away the sweaters, down jackets, wool mittens and flannel sheets. Although it’s tempting to toss ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:27 pm
  • Water Walk to raise funds for Tanzania

    Tanzania Development Support, a nonprofit organization based in DeKalb, is sponsoring a “Water Walk” fundraising event that will give local residents ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:32 pm
  • Church bulletin: Easter weekend services

    DEKALBBethlehem Lutheran (ELCA)1915 N. First St.BethlehemDeKalb.org815-758-3203belcdekalb@comcast.ne ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:39 pm
  • Folk trio takes opera house stage

    SANDWICH – A Band Called Honalee, a modern-day folk trio inspired by the music and legacy of Peter, Paul and Mary, will perform at the Sandwich Opera ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:03 pm
  • Federated Church to host Easter egg hunt

    The DeKalb and Sycamore community is invited to celebrate the Risen Lord on Easter Sunday at The Federated Church in Sycamore.
    April 17, 2014 - 5:24 pm
  • Westminster to present Good Friday performance

    Westminster Presbyterian Church invites the public to attend a Good Friday performance of selections of Giuseppes Verdi’s “Requiem.” Selections includ ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:24 pm
  • Annual plant sale to benefit nonprofits

    First Congregational United Church of Christ, 615 N. First St. in DeKalb, will hold its annual Flower and Plant Sale Mother’s Day weekend, May 9 and 1 ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • Shabbona church sets pork chop dinner

    Shabbona United Church of Christ will hold a Fay’s pork chop drive-through dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. April 25.
    April 17, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Bethesda adds Peters as ministry consultant

    Bethesda Lutheran Communities has named Deaconess Jana Peters of Kirkland as a ministry consultant serving people with intellectual and developmental ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Foursquare to present Good Friday drama

    In commemoration of Good Friday, the DeKalb Foursquare Church, located at Second and Grove streets in DeKalb, will present a special monologue drama a ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:08 pm
  • Area faithful find different ways to mark Good Friday

    Molly Lovelock plans to spend time today, Good Friday, alone in silence.The DeKalb resident will tak ...
    April 17, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Local artist wins award at national exhibit

    Dale Osterle of DeKalb has won the Kent Leasure Memorial Fine Print Award for her hand-colored etching titled, “Winter Magic,” in this year’s GALEX Na ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:52 pm
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