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  • Troop 2810 enjoys winter campout

    Boy Scout Troop 2810, chartered out of Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore, recently headed to Canyon Camp in Stockton for its annual winter campout. Th ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Park Partners recognized

    Many individuals, businesses and organizations in the community go above and beyond in their support of or contribution to the Sycamore Park District.
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Cares Day looking for projects to tackle

    Northern Illinois University has hundreds of helping hands looking for meaningful projects to tackle on NIU Cares Day, April 16, the 10-year anniversa ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Scouts collecting books for library

    Genoa Cub Scout Wolves are working on a community service project that will benefit the Genoa Public Library.
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reading council donates books from holiday drive

    The Northern Illinois Reading Council was one of several nonprofit organizations that participated in the Barnes & Noble Holiday Book Drive in Decembe ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Pope Francis answers questions from children in new book

    "Dear Pope Francis,” 10-year-old Mohammed begins, “Will the world be again as it was in the past?” ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Asparagus plants can last decades

    Asparagus is a delicious and resilient perennial that can be grown anywhere from kitchen gardens to roadside ditches and flowery meadows. In raised be ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore United Methodist Church hosting 61st annual pancake supper

    The Men’s Club of Sycamore United Methodist Church is preparing for their 61st annual pancake supper. The men plan to serve more than 575 meals at thi ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC Nursing hosts Honor Society induction

    The Kishwaukee College Nursing Program hosted an induction ceremony for the Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society last month on campus. Ten second-year ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sue Lyon Book Sale needs books

    Needed: Books, books, books.The Sue Lyon Book Sale is looking for books – used books, leftover books ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee College plans Visit Day for prospective students, families

    Kishwaukee College will host a Visit Day on Feb. 15 for prospective students and their families. Ch ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • FamilyFarms Charities offers scholarships

    FamilyFarms Charities, the philanthropic arm of FamilyFarms Group, is offering two $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors planning to pursue colle ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Learning center names Mathlete of the Month

    Mason Clark, a sixth-grader from Sycamore, was named Mathlete of the Month for January at Mathnasium, a private math learning center serving students ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb students advance to county spelling bee

    The DeKalb School District hosted its third annual spelling bee Jan. 21. Each middle school conducted a schoolwide bee to determine the top five stude ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Students build bridges, explore the world of engineering

    Students in Nonnie Scorzo's second-grade class at Lincoln Elementary School in DeKalb built bridges last week as part of a unit on engineering. The st ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
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