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  • Run for your life at zombie 5K Run

    The Radioactive Zombie 5K Run will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Sandwich Fairgrounds, 1401 Suydam Road.
    May 17, 2016 - 10:31 pm
  • Crosswind youth to host car wash fundraiser in Genoa

    The youth of Crosswind Community Church will host a car wash fundraiser from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Mobil gas station, 439 W. Main St ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Lecture series kicks off at the Ellwood House Museum

    The public is invited to the Ellwood House Museum on May 27 for the first program of a new lecture series titled “Local Lore.”
    May 15, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • TAILS, Petco partner for adoption event

    TAILS Humane Society partnered with the DeKalb Petco for an adoption event on April 23 and April 24 where nearly 25 animals were adopted. Pictured are ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KEC aviation program receives donation

    On April 16, the Kishwaukee Education Consortium aviation program was awarded a $10,000 donation from the Chicago Area Business Aviation Association. ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Grossman added to FVOAS benefit lineup

    Gerry Grossman, a one-man comedy rock and roll show, has been added to the entertainment lineup for the Fox Valley Older Adult Services 23rd annual ga ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Registration open for farm safety camp

    Teaching kids how to work and play safely in the country is what DeKalb County Farm Bureau’s Farm Safety Camp is all about. The camp will be held from ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Free educational materials available through U of I Extension

    University of Illinois Extension is offering “touchable” museum artifacts and lessons in kits that are available for check out to area educators and o ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Hallgren Park Gardens to host open house

    DeKalb County Master Gardeners will sponsor a community open house from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 21, at Hallgren Park Gardens.
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Castle Club plans trip of churches and chocolate

    Members of First National Bank’s Castle Club are planning a trip to Milwaukee for a guided tour of “Churches, Chocolates, Bakery & Pizza” on Wednesday ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Pay-It-Forward House sets volunteer orientation

    Pay-It-Forward House is a great place for volunteers to serve others in their time of need.Those int ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Eagle Scout project benefits Oak Crest residents

    Preston Ruud, a Life Scout with BSA Troop 16 in Sycamore, and an eighth-grader at Sycamore Middle School, recently completed his Eagle Scout project.
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Oak Crest King and Queen crowned

    Each year residents of the DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest go to the ballot box to cast their vote for King and Queen. This year Bob Brayfie ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Species diversity among trees is nature’s secret

    Those of us with a little more frost up on top may remember the devastation waged by the Dutch elm disease on American elm trees back in the ’50s. In ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am

    Leo graduates from basic trainingU.S. Air Force Airman Anthony N. Leo graduated from basic military ...
    May 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

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