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  • Extension creates emerald ash borer website

    If you have an ash tree and want to keep it, visit the new Emerald Ash Borer website created by University of Illinois Extension. The website can be f ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:16 am
  • Corn Collector’s Club holds meeting, auction

    The Corn Items Collectors Association will hold its spring meeting and auction from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the DeKalb County Farm Bureau, 13 ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:11 am
  • Chemistry Night to prove totally hot, totally cool

    The Northern Illinois University Chemistry Club invites the public to its spring 2015 Chemistry Demo Night at 7 p.m. Friday in Faraday Hall 143.
    March 24, 2015 - 10:10 am
  • Community Chess Face-Off set in DeKalb

    The DeKalb Chess Club in conjunction with the Good Life Academy will host a Community Chess Face-Off on Friday at Westminster Presbyterian Church in D ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:10 am
  • Seed sorting planned to start seed library

    The DeKalb County Community Gardens has partnered again with the DeKalb Public Library (among others) to begin a new cycle of the Seed Library initiat ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:09 am
  • Low-cost pet vaccine clinic in Somonauk

    Spay Illinois will host a low-cost pet vaccine clinic at Lake Holiday Lodge, 283 Easy St. in Somonauk from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday. This clinic is by ap ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:09 am
  • Clean Sweep headed back to the Convo

    Seven years ago, the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center started the Convo's Colossal Clean Sweep to bring the community together during t ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:08 am
  • Registration open for balance classes

    Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists is taking registration for the Strength and Stability Class.
    March 24, 2015 - 10:08 am
  • Talk on church, state separation

    Dan Barker, co-president of the Freedom From Religion Foundation, will speak about the importance of the separation of Church and State at 6 p.m. toda ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:13 am
  • Breakfast with the Bunny in DeKalb

    Spring will hop into downtown DeKalb Saturday with the Breakfast with the Bunny event at The Lincoln Inn and the showing of "Hop" at the Egyptian Thea ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:08 am
  • Irish Traveler headed to Hinckley

    The Hinckley Public Library will host the “Irish Traveler” at 1 p.m. Tuesday.This interactive family ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:08 am
  • Luau planned at Midwest Museum

    Aloha! The Midwest Museum of Natural History will host a luau from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday.Come and ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:09 am
  • Reeder: Schock's fall from grace no mystery

    SPRINGFIELD – There’s really no mystery how Congressional wunderkind Aaron Schock fell from grace so rapidly.
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Money Management Program Helps Eligible Adults And Seniors

    During your golden years, it’s difficult to be in charge of every aspect of your life.   Medical problems, issues with friends and family, and maint ...
    March 23, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • Hoop-la: Embroidery's back, with some modern twists

    Hand embroidery is the latest comeback kid among traditional handiwork, but what crafters are doing with needle and thread transcends the alphabet and ...
    March 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
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