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  • Master Gardeners instruct day camp students

    Cornerstone Christian Academy summer day camp students are digging into their summer garden with instruction from University of Illinois Extension Mas ...
    June 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Stearnes Foundation awards scholarships

    Three scholarships of $1,000 each were awarded by The Robert D. Stearnes Memorial Foundation to outstanding college-bound graduating seniors May 25 at ...
    June 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Lopez earns master’s degree

    Nicholas Lopez, a 2010 graduate of Genoa-Kingston High School, graduated from the University of Iowa on May 13.
    June 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Alstadt inducted into Alpha Chi

    Jacob Alstadt of Somonauk has been inducted into Alpha Chi, a national college honor society that admits students from all academic disciplines, at th ...
    June 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Karasewski earns Central Methodist University academic award

    The Central Methodist University Division of Business, Accounting and Economics recognized the achievements of 19 students at an awards ceremony on Ma ...
    June 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Dairy Breakfast planned Saturday at the Drendel Farm

    Dale and Linda Drendel will open their Hampshire farmstead to the public for a dairy breakfast and farm tour from 6 to 11 a.m. Saturday.
    June 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • More on 34 sales return Father’s Day weekend

    More on 34 has become an annual weekend of treasure hunting in the Illinois countryside along Route 34 for bargain hunters, antique buyers, and collec ...
    June 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Old North Grove School Days to be celebrated

    Old North Grove School Days is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the school at 26745 Brickville Road in Sycamore.
    June 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Beloved Community dinner scheduled on Sunday

    The next Beloved Community dinner will be from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of DeKalb, 158 N. Fourth St.
    June 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Restoration expert to discuss Ellwood Little House

    The Ellwood House Museum invites local residents to learn more about everyone’s favorite playhouse, the 1891 Little House, at 6 p.m. Friday.
    June 13, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Proposed premium hikes rattle health insurance consumers paying their own way

    WASHINGTON – Millions of people who pay the full cost of their health insurance will face the sting of rising premiums next year, with no financial he ...
    June 12, 2016 - 8:49 am
  • Pope Francis slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis scathingly decried the pursuit for perfect bodies on Sunday, saying such obsession leads to society hiding away the disabl ...
    June 12, 2016 - 7:45 am
  • 'The Voice' singer Christina Grimmie dies after shooting

    A gunman opened fire at a Florida concert venue as a onetime star of "The Voice" signed autographs for fans after a show, killing the performer before ...
    June 11, 2016 - 7:01 am
  • Family beach house fun: Host casino nights, luaus, competitions

    NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH, North Carolina – Renting a house for a week or so with extended family or friends is an economical way to vacation while offering ...
    June 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 10 ideas for theme nights at a vacation home with family

    If you’re renting a vacation house with extended family this summer and trying to figure out ways to bring a large group with different ages together, ...
    June 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think state Legislature should ban people on terror watch lists from getting gun permits?