Lifestyles

  • IN UNIFORM

    Greer graduates from combat training Army Reserve Pvt. Trent M. Greer has graduated from Basic Comba ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Subscription sample boxes shake up beauty routines

    It’s a beauty product fan’s dream: a monthly box sent to the door filled with samples of lip glosses, face creams, hair treatments and nail polishes.
    April 18, 2014 - 5:26 pm
  • KC hosts floral design AIR student workshop

    The Kishwaukee College Floral Design Department hosted a guest designer last month as part of the Artist In Residence program offered through the Amer ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • Uncorked: Winemaker embraces return to fickle varietal

    The opportunity to embrace a troublemaker from a historic region was all Virginie Saverys needed. Th ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:38 pm
  • NIU summer camps can help prevent summer slide

    Summer is just around the corner. Do you know where your kids will be burning daylight this year? In Northern Illinois University’s summer camps, they ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:34 pm
  • DeKalb Just for Kix dancers compete

    The DeKalb Just for Kix dancers spent weeks practicing their routines in preparation for theTogether We Dance competition earlier this month in Roche ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:41 pm
  • 4-H summer camp slots still available

    There are a limited number of camper slots still available for 4-H Camp, which is set for June 9 through 13 at Camp Benson in Mount Carroll.
    April 18, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Performing Arts Academy offers summer classes

    The Performing Arts Academy in Sycamore is taking registration for summer classes, which begin June 30 and run through July 31.
    April 18, 2014 - 5:46 pm
  • Home Bound Healthcare offers senior expo

    The 2014 Senior Health and Safety Expo will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday at the office of Home Bound Healthcare, 1625 Bethany Road in Sycamore.
    April 18, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Ideas for where to store winter clothes

    The long winter is over, and it’s finally time to put away the sweaters, down jackets, wool mittens and flannel sheets. Although it’s tempting to toss ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:27 pm
  • Water Walk to raise funds for Tanzania

    Tanzania Development Support, a nonprofit organization based in DeKalb, is sponsoring a “Water Walk” fundraising event that will give local residents ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:32 pm
  • PRAIRIE FLOWERS

    Thanks for helping Tyler Fun Fair To the Editor: On behalf of the Tyler Elementary PTO, we would lik ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:04 am
  • Oak Crest awards employee grant

    Twice a year for 15 years the Community Relations Committee of the Oak Crest DeKalb Area Retirement Center Board of Trustees has awarded a grant in th ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:05 am
  • Treasure Hunt: Tips for flea-market shoppers

    The arrival of spring means that flea markets are reopening for business around the country. Shoppers will hunt for treasures amid acres of used goods ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:07 am
  • Troop 2810’s Nelson earns Eagle Scout rank

    Brandon Nelson, a member of BSA Troop 2810 chartered at Salem Lutheran Church and a Sycamore High School senior, was recently awarded the Eagle Rank, ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:07 am
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