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  • Community spelling bee supports literacy

    The 15th annual Community Spelling Bee will be held Oct. 16 at St. Mary’s Memorial Hall, 322 Waterman St. in Sycamore. The spelling bee will begin at ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:24 pm
  • Presentation questions nuclear power

    In a free public presentation on Oct. 14, David Kraft, executive director of the Nuclear Energy Information Service will give a presentation on a rene ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • Harvest of Quilts show at Sycamore school

    The DeKalb County Quilters’ Guild Harvest of Quilts 2014 quilt show will be held Saturday and Sunday at Sycamore Middle School, 150 Maplewood Drive, S ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • ‘The National Barn Dance’

    Discover the story of a changing America, told through one of early radio’s most popular and influential programs, “The National Barn Dance.”
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Local author to discuss book at Ellwood House

    In the 1850s, DeKalb and Sycamore were locked in a heated race over which town would bring railroad service to the county. When DeKalb secured the rai ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • Landlord coffee talk is Tuesday

    The Housing Authority of the County of DeKalb will hold its next Landlord “Coffee Talk!” at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Housing Authority’s main office loca ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Climate scientist to give 'optimistic' energy lecture at NIU

    Scientist Richard Alley, a riveting speaker and one of the most famous climate scientists of our time, will visit Northern Illinois University on Oct. ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Pizza buffet helps Feed’em Soup get ready for winter

    DeKalb’s community kitchen, Feed’em Soup Community Project, a 501c3 organization, is fighting hunger through its four weekly meal services. The projec ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • 1,000 pairs of sneakers recycled

    The DeKalb County Board of Health recognized Kiwanis, DIMCO and Laundry Lounge for their collaboration on the Shoe Share Program to provide gently use ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Lorado Taft to host open house Oct. 13

    NIU’s Lorado Taft Field Campus in Oregon, Illinois, has been providing outdoor education opportunities for K-12 students and teachers throughout north ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hunter education course scheduled in Genoa

    Learn the basic principles of safe hunting at the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Hunter Education class. The next class will be held at the ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Annuitants planning Rose Bowl Parade trip

    Reservations are being accepted for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association 2015 Tournament of Roses Parade trip to California from De ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteers needed for haunted house

    The ninth annual Amenti Haunted House at the historic Egyptian Theatre in downtown DeKalb is returning for nine nights this year.
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Local Tai chi instructor earns certification

    Tom Scott, a retired Sycamore Police lieutenant and owner of Hero Martial Arts in DeKalb, recently trained with Dr. Paul Lam, a world leader in the fi ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • How Does Your Garden Grow? October Checklist

    I read recently that gardening is a process over time. Spring signals the time to begin the gardening season. During the summer, we enjoy and maintain ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
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