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  • Pritchard's office looking for art contest entries

    Artists from middle school and high school are invited to submit original artwork for the 70th Representative District Art Appreciation Contest. 
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Mattress sale to benefit Fox Valley Older Adult Services

    A complete mattress store will be set up at the Fox Valley Community Center, 1406 Suydam Road, Sandwich (across the street from the Sandwich Fairgroun ...
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • What to do when bulbs don't bloom

    Daffodils and tulips are almost certain to bloom when another spring rolls around, but even they can have an occasional bad season.
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Foundation provides grant for Girl Scout program

    DeKalb County Community Foundation has provided a $1,200 grant to support Project Opportunity, a Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois AmeriCorps program p ...
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Pot for pets: Owners treat sick animals with cannabis

    Michael Fasman’s 12-year-old dog, Hudson, limps from pain caused by arthritis and an amputated toe, but Fasman doesn’t want to give her painkillers be ...
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • PRAIRIE FLOWER

    Friends of JAMS fundraiser a successTo the Editor:On Friday, Feb. 3, this community again proved how ...
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Girls get hands-on experience at Science Siesta

    Have you ever dreamt of spending the night in a museum? No, this isn’t a movie, it’s Science Siesta.
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • DAR chapter welcomes state regent

    The Gen. John Stark Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution welcomed Illinois State Regent Sharon Frizzell to its ...
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Spring Farmers Market supports local farmers and artists

    Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of DeKalb, 158 N. Fourth St., will host a Spring Farmers Market with local artisans from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 18.
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Rotary awards Paul Harris Fellowship to outgoing Mayor Ken Mundy

    The Sycamore Rotary Club paid tribute to outgoing Mayor Ken Mundy at its Feb. 22 meeting, by presenting him with an honorary Paul Harris Fellowship.
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteers sought for Wall That Heals

    The Wall That Heals is scheduled to be displayed July 13 through 16 at the Sycamore Park off of Airport Road in Sycamore.
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • HorsePower Therapeutic Riding taking volunteers

    HorsePower Therapeutic Riding will host a volunteer orientation from 6 to 8:30 p.m. March 28 at Fox Chase Farm, 46W276 Route 38, Maple Park.
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Winemaker's Adaptation a great blend at a great price

    Patience is a trait Jeff Owens has used in a vineyard redevelopment plan.But, it’s not something the ...
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Beyond ear buds and eyerolls: Nine ways to make travel with your teen fun

    The low point of the trip wasn’t when my husband, Andrew, and I hiked into the Grand Canyon without our teens, because Solomon and Celia opted to stay ...
    March 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • How to become an audiologist

    An audiologist is a healthcare professional who works with patients with the goal of identifying, diagnosing and treating hearing, balance and other a ...
    March 10, 2017 - 6:56 am
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