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  • Shabbona park run for Safe Passage

    The third annual Pokanoka ’s Trail Run /Walk for Safe Passage will take place at 8 a.m. July 4, at Shabbona Lake State Park. The event will go on rai ...
    June 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Brown bag features longtime Genoa resident

    Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society and Museum in Genoa will host a Brown Bag Lunch program from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday.
    June 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Registration open for balance classes

    Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists is offering open registration for the Strength and Stability Class.
    June 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Old North Grove School honors WWII home front

    Old North Grove School will hold its eighth annual “School Days” event on June 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, June 28, from 1 to 4 p.m. This ye ...
    June 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Discover wildlife at Ellwood House

    Did you know that the Ellwood House Museum grounds are home to deer, foxes, squirrels, raccoons and other woodland animals? On Saturday, at 3:30 p.m., ...
    June 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Peace Corps presentation slated

    How does someone become a citizen of the world? Peace Corps representative Jessica Vig knows exactly how. Vig will discuss how you can use your skills ...
    June 12, 2015 - 7:52 pm
  • Big Read awarded for ninth consecutive year

    The DeKalb Public Library once again has received The Big Read grant of $15,000. The library, one of three organizations nationwide, has received this ...
    June 12, 2015 - 7:40 pm
  • St. James sets salad luncheon and card party

    St. James Altar and Rosary Society in Lee will hold its annual salad luncheon and card party on Thursday. Everyone is welcome.
    June 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Stearnes foundation awards scholarship

    The Robert D. Stearnes Memorial Foundation has awarded scholarships to outstanding college-bound seniors at DeKalb High School since 2000. The 2015 re ...
    June 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • SMS May Students of the Month

    Sycamore Middle School has named its Students of the Month for May. The sixth-grade students are Abigail Carter, Ayden Tran, Imanol Garcia, Hannah Yet ...
    June 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Doolittle receives insurance scholarship

    The Shelter Insurance Foundation awarded a $2,000 scholarship to Nicholas Doolittle, a graduate of Hiawatha High School. Shelter agent Marshall Boyle ...
    June 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Shabbona church plans ‘Kingdom’ VBS

    Shabbona United Church of Christ will hold vacation Bible school from 9 a.m to noon June 23 through 25.
    June 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Gommel is a summer intern for AgriGold

    Erik Gommel of Malta has been chosen as a summer sales intern for AgriGold.Gommel will be sharing th ...
    June 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • First Thrive Market slated for June 20

    The first of four monthly Thrive Farmers Markets will take place June 20 on the front lawn at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 900 Normal Road in DeKalb.
    June 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Salem Lutheran to host pastor installation

    Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore invites the public to celebrate with the installation ofthe Rev. R ...
    June 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
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