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  • DeKalb Barb Booster Bash seeks sponsors

    Barb Booster Bowling Bash is looking for sponsors and silent auction donations.The event raises mone ...
    March 10, 2015 - 9:39 am
  • NIU Annuitants plan trip to Biltmore Estate

    The Nothern Illinois University Annuitants Association is planning a trip Sept. 20-25 to the Biltmore Estate and Asheville, North Carolina.
    March 10, 2015 - 9:40 am
  • Girls invited to overnight Science Siesta

    Have you ever dreamt of spending the night in a museum? No, this isn’t a movie, it’s Science Siesta. Hosted by the University of Illinois Extension, t ...
    March 10, 2015 - 9:39 am
  • What Are The Types Of Elder Abuse?

    Illinois law describes “abuse” as causing any physical, mental or sexual injury to an eligible adult, including exploitation of such adult’s financial ...
    March 9, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Kishwaukee surges in second half to reach NJCAA national tournament

    KANKAKEE – With the backboard still rattling behind him from his dunk, Andre Harris stormed up the court to play defense, pounding his chest in excite ...
    March 8, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Artistry and artifice found in new ceramic and porcelain collections

    Tile has a rich and varied history in decor, from Roman floor mosaics to majolica to Delft ceramics to Mexican terracotta.
    March 7, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • 'Radical love' a goal of World Day of Prayer

    DeKALB – Despite the frigid temperature outside, about 60 people, mostly women, crowded the pews Thursday at Westminster Presbyterian Church to send w ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • St. Mary’s spellers

    Students at St Mary's Catholic School in Sycamore recently participated in the school Spelling Bee. The lively competition resulted in more rounds of ...
    March 6, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Speaker to give French Creole program

    Salem G.E.M.S. (for those age 50 and older) is sponsoring a catered meal in the Salem Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall at noon March 16.
    March 6, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Montessori open house set

    The Montessori Children’s House of Sycamore and DeKalb will host a registration kickoff and open house from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday.
    March 6, 2015 - 12:18 pm
  • ‘Community Helpers’

    DeKalb's Little Lambs Preschool students enjoy several field trips throughout the school year. Most recently, in conjunction with a unit on “community ...
    March 6, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Volunteers will clear brush in Genoa

    ENCAP Inc., an environmental restoration firm in DeKalb, is partnering with the city of Genoa to offer a brush-clearing volunteer experience for North ...
    March 6, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Memorial scholarship application due April 15

    The Lane McMillion Memorial Scouting scholarship applications now are available in the Sycamore High School guidance office.
    March 6, 2015 - 12:17 pm
  • Scholarship offered to H-BR student

    This spring, the Shelter Insurance Foundation will award a $2,000 scholarship to a graduate of Hinckley-Big Rock High School. Shelter agent Jackie Mei ...
    March 6, 2015 - 12:17 pm
  • Good News! comes to SUMC

    Good News! Men’s Quartet will present a concert at Sycamore United Methodist Church at 5 p.m. Saturday. This group of dynamic singers, directed by Dou ...
    March 6, 2015 - 12:18 pm
  • Reader Poll

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