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  • Food for Fines at Somonauk library

    Somonauk Public Library will hold Food for Fines beginning today through Dec. 12.Bring canned or box ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:14 am
  • Elegant holiday decorations in historic mansion

    Begin your holiday season with a guided tour of the elegantly decorated Ellwood House Museum in DeKalb. View the historic home of barbed wire baron Is ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:14 am
  • Researcher tells how to trace Civil War genealogy

    On Wednesday, the Sycamore History Museum will host a rare workshop on research. Victoria Bryant Stewart, who studies U.S. legal history at Northern I ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:11 am
  • Sycamore Music Boosters fundraiser

    The Sycamore Music Boosters invites the community to Carmine’s Subs in Sycamore for a no-cook dinner fundraiser on Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:11 am
  • Hosting Thanksgiving for the first time? Some tips

    The potatoes are wrong. The football game’s too loud. The kids aren’t dressed right. Thanksgiving can, of course, be a great joy, but with so many bel ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Deadline approaching for New Orleans trip

    Dec. 3 is the deadline for reservations for the Northern Illinois Annuitants Association trip to New Orleans and the World War II Museum, Feb. 8 throu ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Promise Fund grants available in DeKalb County

    The Promise Fund Committee is accepting grant applications until Nov. 21. The Promise Fund was established in 2001 with a charitable gift from a gener ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • YMCA offers November new member special

    This fall, the Kishwaukee Family YMCA is encouraging area residents to make a commitment to get fit before the holiday season. Through its “Discover y ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Pumpkin Festival winners

    The Sycamore Lions Club had a very successful Pumpkin Festival. The club had 1,054 entries for its Pumpkin Decorating contest. Everyone who entered th ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Winter clothing drive benefits Hope Haven

    The Foster & Buick Law Group is accepting winter clothing donations through Nov. 14. The clothing will be donated to Hope Haven.
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Santa Rita Hills showcased in wine portfolio

    A sense of place is of paramount importance at Brewer-Clifton. To best showcase the Santa Rita Hills ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • VAC’s monthly meal is Sunday

    Voluntary Action Center will offer its monthly family-style dinner from noon to 1 p.m. Sunday.The me ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • FVOAS planning trip to reindeer ranch

    Fox Valley Older Adult Services is planning a trip to Hardy’s Reindeer Ranch in Rantoul on Nov. 20.T ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Holiday lights recycling set up

    The DeKalb County Health Department has announced the dates and locations for the 2014 Holiday Light Recycling Program. This year, the health departme ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Shabbona church sets annual turkey dinner

    The Shabbona United Church of Christ’s 121st annual dinner and country bazaar will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Nov. 20.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
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