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  • Museum reschedules junior docent training

    The Sycamore History Museum has rescheduled the junior docent program training information class originally set for April 9 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at 1 ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:13 pm
  • Potbelly hosts fundraiser Wednesday

    The Children’s Waiting Room organization will have a fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Potbelly Sandwich Shop, 1013 W. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb. ...
    April 14, 2014 - 4:50 pm
  • NIU sets Parkinson’s fundraiser

    This April, Northern Illinois University’s Public Relations Student Society of America is participating in Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month.
    April 14, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Judge: Michael Jackson's mom should pay costs

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jackson's mother should pay more than $800,000 in trial costs to a concert promoter that she targeted in a failed negligent ...
    April 14, 2014 - 1:42 pm
  • PRAIRIE FLOWERS

    Thanks for helping Tyler Fun Fair To the Editor: On behalf of the Tyler Elementary PTO, we would lik ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:04 am
  • Oak Crest awards employee grant

    Twice a year for 15 years the Community Relations Committee of the Oak Crest DeKalb Area Retirement Center Board of Trustees has awarded a grant in th ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:05 am
  • Treasure Hunt: Tips for flea-market shoppers

    The arrival of spring means that flea markets are reopening for business around the country. Shoppers will hunt for treasures amid acres of used goods ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • Troop 2810’s Nelson earns Eagle Scout rank

    Brandon Nelson, a member of BSA Troop 2810 chartered at Salem Lutheran Church and a Sycamore High School senior, was recently awarded the Eagle Rank, ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:07 am
  • Extension offers program on pest control

    The Four Seasons Gardening program from University of Illinois Extension, continues with a session titled, “Pest Control Strategies in the Garden.” Th ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • Prairie Echoes celebrates spring

    Prairie Echoes Chorus of Sweet Adelines jumps into spring with a new location, new songs, new costumes and new voices.
    April 11, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • How Does Your Garden Grow?: Northern Illinois gardeners welcome spring

    Welcome to another year of “How Does Your Garden Grow?” Spring signals the new gardening season as we try to forget the very difficult conditions we e ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Plant help desk opens Monday

    “I need help reading my seed catalog.“ “I’m not sure when to start seeds for my cool weather vegetables.” “How will the drought effect my lawn?”
    April 11, 2014 - 5:14 pm
  • Baie cancer benefit is Thurday

    A medical fundraiser for the Christine Baie Benefit Fund will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Mustang Bar & Grill, 102 S. Third St., Malta.
    April 11, 2014 - 5:21 pm
  • FUMC schedules Good Friday service

    First United Methodist Church invites the community to a special Good Friday service of music and readings at 7 p.m. April 18 in the church’s main san ...
    April 11, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • DeKalb Wesleyan invites community to services

    DeKalb Wesleyan Church invites the community to Good Friday and Easter services. The church will hos ...
    April 11, 2014 - 9:58 am
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