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  • Traditional silhouette artists a rare breed

    The silhouette, an ancient form of portraiture, may be dying. Only a handful of artists have learned to cut these precision profiles – traditionally c ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • Pay attention to knee pain when you first notice it

    Knee pain is one of the most common reasons for people to see a doctor, according to Dr. Zac Sheedy of Sycamore Integrated Health.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • Have it your way with a mix and match take on mac and cheese

    Do you love macaroni and cheese? Stupid question, right? OK, so let’s try this one: How could you love macaroni and cheese even more?
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • No more hearing aid stigma?

    Everywhere you look, people are using electronic devices coupled to their ears.  Headphones, ear-buds, Bluetooth receivers, and electronic earplugs ar ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 1:46 pm
  • Scientists discover compound to...

    In a research report published in the September 2013 issue of The FASEB Journal, scientists provide insights into a compound that may prevent noise-re ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • Dojo Dynamics offers CPR/AED classes

    Dojo Dynamics in Sandwich has started offering CPR/AED classes. Dojo Dynamics received an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) thanks to the Jason S ...
    March 3, 2015 - 10:25 am
  • Free AARP tax assistance available

    Elder Care Services of DeKalb County will host the AARP Tax Assistance program at its location, 1701 E. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, from 1 to 4 p.m.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Calling all crafters

    The Elburn Chamber of Commerce still has booth space available for its Spring Craft Fair on March 28 at Kaneland High School in Maple Park.
    March 3, 2015 - 10:25 am
  • Pond management program planned

    University of Illinois Extension and Soil and Water Conservation District will offer a pond management presentation on March 17 at the DeKalb County F ...
    March 3, 2015 - 10:26 am
  • History museum schedules March programs

    March is looking busy for the Sycamore History Museum. There are three thought-provoking programs scheduled during the month.
    March 3, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Scouts enjoy ice fishing adventure

    Boy Scouts from DeKalb’s Troop 33, sponsored by First Lutheran Church, braved the winter cold for an exciting ice fishing adventure. They traveled 400 ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Toddler dies of measles in Berlin, 1st death in outbreak

    BERLIN – An 18-month-old boy has died of measles amid an outbreak in Berlin, a hospital in the German capital said Tuesday.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Spaghetti-Palooza to be held in Sandwich

    A spaghetti dinner benefitting the Jacob Gordon Memorial Scholarship will be from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday in the Sandwich High School cafeteria.
    Feb. 22, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • Dizziness support group to meet

    Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists will host a free Dizziness and Balance Support Group at 6 p.m. March 2 at Northern Rehab’s main office at ...
    Feb. 22, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Author to discuss teen role playing games

    Visit the DeKalb Public Library from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday for a refreshing look into role playing games.
    Feb. 22, 2015 - 11:01 pm
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