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  • Uncorked: Washington wine’s minerality runs deep

    It was a wine discussion that pleasantly evolved into a geology lecture.  When I sat down for dinner ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 8:33 am
  • Opportunity House Spotlight

    Shelley Gusakow is the Opportunity House Employment Spotlight for January 2015. Gusakow worked at Walmart in Florida for 11 years and then transferred ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • Fundraising banquet planned for bookcase project

    DeKALB – Going out for dinner can be an enjoyable time to spend with the family. Going out for dinner can be an even more enjoyable experience when th ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 9:46 am
  • KishHealth System Hospice offers volunteer orientation

    DeKALB – KishHealth System Hospice is offering its next volunteer orientation and training class on Wednesdays, March 18 through April 22, from 9 a.m. ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 8:27 am
  • Castle Club plans trip to Medieval Times

    Members of the Castle Bank’s Castle Club are planning a trip to Medieval Times in Schaumburg on Feb. 12.
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 8:27 am
  • Okinawan weapons training

    Students from Midwest Shotokan Karate (both Genoa and Prospect Heights dojos) trained with ancient Okinawan weapons at the annual gathering in Waukesh ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • PRAIRIE FLOWERS

    3-D Auto Repair recommended To the Editor: Have you had a problem with your vehicle that just seems ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 8:34 am
  • Nature-influenced designs soar as decor trend

    When you think of a feather, what comes to mind? Peacock plumage in flamboyant, iridescent blues? Or maybe a leafy glade full of forest creatures and ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 8:49 pm
  • Uncorked: Old world techniques and new world expressions

    Brent Shortridge has filled many Pinot Noir case requests.But a special order from abroad to the Wat ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 10:05 am
  • Christmas in Kirkland contest winners announced

    KIRKLAND – Many people attended Christmas in Kirkland on Dec. 19, sponsored by the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce. Visitors talked with Santa, listened ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • Chorus performs in Rockford

    Prairie Echoes Chorus had the honor of singing at the Second City Mens Holiday Show on Dec. 13 at the Second Congregational Church in Rockford. Prairi ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • Library collection

    Jacalyn Kenney, a middle schooler, is showing her snow globe collection at the Sycamore Public Library. It is displayed in the youth services departme ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:07 am
  • 150 winter coats collected in coat drive

    SYCAMORE – Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists recently held a community drive to collect winter coats, hats, mittens and gloves for Sycamore ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • Library benefits from technology grants

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Public Library has been awarded two grants to support Technology for Children & Families. DeKalb County Community Foundation h ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:05 am
  • Prom dresses wanted for special sale

    The Sandwich High School Post Prom Committee is seeking dresses to sell at its ninth annual Prom & Special Occasion Dress Sale at Timber Creek Best We ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:04 am
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