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  • Black American journey finally enshrined in national museum

    When the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and Culture opens this week alongside the Washington Monument and the National Museum of Ameri ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Cathedral of Praise schedules multi-family garage sale

    Cathedral of Praise Church in DeKalb will host a multi-family garage sale this weekend.Hours are 9 a ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • PRAIRIE FLOWERS

    Kite Fest is fun for allTo the Editor:Our sincere thanks to everyone who made DeKalb Kite Fest 2016 ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Motorcycle ride honors vets

    The ninth annual Veterans Weekend Motorcycle/Motorcade will be riding to honor senior veterans at eight DeKalb County retirement homes Saturday, rain ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Harvest 2016 'shaping up to be pretty spectacular'

    As fruit comes off the vine, winemakers take a break from sorting, stomping and selecting what rows to harvest to give a glimpse into what will become ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 8:44 am
  • Quilters Guild hosts quilt and fiber arts show

    DeKalb County Quilters’ Guild is changing up its biannual quilt show. In addition to the hundreds o ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Meet local authors at Somonauk Public Library

    Somonauk Public Library will host a day of author talks, book readings and signings Oct. 8.Author pr ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • What to do when hearing loss happens suddenly

    No matter the cause, when all of a sudden we can’t hear, it’s a frightening experience. Sudden ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • Sandwich church to serve Salad Luncheon

    The annual Salad Luncheon at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 2465 W. Sandwich Road, in Sandwich will be Thursday, Sept. 29, in the dining hall.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Winners named in Somonauk Library's 'Read for the Win' program

    The 2016 Summer Reading Program, “Read for the Win,” has come to a successful close at the Somonaul Public Library.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • $5,000 in scholarships awarded to young swine producers

    The Superior Young Producer Award program rewards 4-H and FFA members who excel in their knowledge of the livestock industry in five specific species, ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Navy veteran honored

    Navy veteran John Kell of Sandwich received a certificate of appreciation from La Societe des Quarante Hommes et Huit Chavaux. Kell was honored for hi ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Mathlete of the Month named

    Adrianna Pellegrini, an eighth-grader at Sycamore Middle School, was named Mathnasium’s August Mathlete of the Month. Pellegrini earned the nomination ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Catholic Daughters plan salad bar luncheon

    Catholic Daughters of America Immaculate Conception Court 996 of St. Mary Catholic Church, DeKalb, will host its traditional salad bar luncheon from 1 ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Congregation Beth Shalom to host High Holy Day services

    Services for Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year and Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, will again be offered by Congregation Beth Shalom in DeKalb, ser ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Which type of recreational space do you use most often?
    Bicycle/walking trails
    Community parks
    Forest preserve
    State parks