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  • Community School of the Arts offers summer programs

    Summer is a great time to enjoy the arts and to discover something new. This summer the Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts is o ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:37 am
  • Lions technology grant

    Lion Clay Hansen and his daughter Stephannie Baccay explain her iPad Air II to Lion President Pete Springmire and the club members at the club's March ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:39 am
  • Scouts travel to Cascade Mountain

    Boy Scout Troop 2, chartered out of Sycamore United Methodist Church, is pictured on their annual ski trip to Cascade Mountain in Wisconsin. This trip ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:36 am

    KishHealth hospice appreciates volunteersTo the Editor:Volunteerism is one of the greatest gifts we ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:35 am
  • Springfield visit

    Clients from Opportunity House Inc. in Sycamore took a trip to Springfield to visit state Rep. Bob Pritchard on March 25. While there, the clients tou ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:36 am
  • Rifle qualification course

    Intelligence Specialist 1st Class David Montgomery, from DeKalb, assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), participates in ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:35 am
  • NIU Annuitants to see ‘Kinky Boots’

    The Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association is planning a July 15 trip to see a matinee of “Kinky Boots” at the Cadillac Palace Theater i ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:35 am
  • Maple Park High School reunion planned

    The graduates of Maple Park High School will gather for an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. April 26 at the Maple Park Fire Station, 305 S. County Line Roa ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:35 am
  • Goodwill, Aerotek partner for job interviews

    Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois is helping to connect Aerotek Staffing Services with potential job candidates by offering on-site interviews ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:34 am
  • Mobile library

    Two-and-a-half years ago Lions Clubs International launched a 10-year program to improve literacy rates all over the world. During the first two years ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:35 am
  • Community CPR class offered in Shabbona

    Prairie Crossing Living & Rehabilitation Center in Shabbona along with Unity Hospice will offer a free friends and family CPR class at 4 p.m. Wednesda ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:34 am
  • We Care Pregnancy Clinic

    We Care Pregnancy Clinic helps women through the Earn While You Learn program. This program for expectant mothers and fathers includes classes on pren ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:31 am
  • WOW event scheduled in Waterman

    Women of the Word invites all area men and women to its spring program, “Walking with God in the Desert, in Faith, Hope and Love,” based on lessons by ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • Shabbona UCC plans Spaghetti Dinner

    Shabbona United Church of Christ invites the community to its annual Spaghetti Dinner and Cookie Bazaar from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.
    April 14, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • tudents head to state science fair

    Five students from St. Mary School in DeKalb will compete in the Illinois Junior Academy of Science State Competition on May 2. They are Katie Steimel ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:29 am
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