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  • NIU students to showcase Fall Dance Concert

    Zoë Rose Hamilton never thought she would be able to execute the lead techniques and maneuvers she saw fellow dancers perform in her freshman year at ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Move pumpkin beyond the pie with Bundt cake this Thanksgiving

    We’re not saying you should ditch the classic pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving. After all, in some homes, that would be tantamount to a declaration of wa ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Consul General of Canada to speak Nov. 18 at NIU

    Roy Norton, Chicago-based Consul General of Canada, will speak at Northern Illinois University beginning at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 18 in Barsema Hall, Room 22 ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Toys for Tots donation event at Culver's

    On Tuesday Nov. 17, from 5 to 8 p.m., DeKalb County Toys for Tots will host a charity event at Sycamore Culver’s, 1200 Sycamore Road.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • November STEM Café explores 3-D printing

    The technology in your home office probably allows users to print letters and photos, but what if you wanted to print 3-D toys, bracelets, or even din ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Ag association to host Family Day

    The DeKalb Area Agricultural Association will host a Family Day on Wednesday, Nov. 18. “Agriculture 101: Corn” will feature five hands-on activities f ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:18 am
  • Sycamore set to ring in the holidays

    Downtown Sycamore will be ringing in the holidays Friday through Sunday during the Jingle the Bells Holiday Open House.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Mark the calendar for Hollydays in downtown DeKalb

    Downtown DeKalb has scheduled several events to celebrate the holiday season.Hollydays Open HousesBe ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lerohl earns Eagle rank

    John Lerohl of Troop 49 of Sycamore, chartered to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, received the award and rank of Eagle Scout on July ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Make holiday gifts at workshop

    Holiday gifts don’t have to be extravagant and expensive.Join University of Illinois Extension Educa ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Moon brothers earn Eagle Scout rank together

    Brothers Collin and Cole Moon, both members of BSA Troop 16 chartered at Federated Church in Sycamore, recently were awarded the Eagle Scout rank, the ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • NIU annuitants headed to Stratford Festival

    Early reservation deadline is Dec. 19 for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association’s annual trip to attend the 64th season of the Strat ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 'The Science of the Scare' set at the Egyptian Theatre

    Halloween may be over, but Northern Illinois University’s STEM Read will keep people screaming with “The Science of the Scare” at the Egyptian Theatre ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Goodwill seeks volunteers for free tax preparation

    Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois is seeking volunteers for its GoodTAXES program located in the Rockford regional area and in DeKalb. The Good ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am

    Thank you for supporting 2015 Tribute to HeroesTo the Editor:Last month, the 13th annual Tribute to ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
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