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  • McIntyre awarded Eagle Scout rank

    Kevin McIntyre was recently awarded the rank of Eagle, the highest rank in scouting, at a court of honor attended by family, friends and fellow scouts ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • How Does Your Garden Grow? Pretty poppies

    I freely admit to loving poppies. From the diminutive California poppy to the dynamic, larger form of the Oriental poppy, these plants add brilliant f ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • MyKishHealth Patient Portal gives patients online access to records

    KishHealth System encourages patients to sign up for MyKishHealth, the online patient portal for Kishwaukee and Valley West hospitals, to access to th ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • New Illinois farmers program accepting applications

    Aspiring Illinois farmers, new growers with fewer than five years’ experience, commodity farmers interested in diversifying to include fruit or vegeta ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fraedrich achieves Eagle Scout rank

    Austin Fraedrich, a member of BSA Troop 16 chartered at The Federated Church in Sycamore, was recently awarded the Eagle rank, the highest award achie ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Pond management workshop offered in August

    Curious about your pond’s health? Join the DeKalb County Soil and Water Conservation District and University of Illinois Extension Office for a free w ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Disorganized remotes? Here’s 7 creative answers

    Remote controls, designed to make life easier and more convenient, have become so numerous in many homes that keeping track of them is a challenge all ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am

    Strand graduates from training Air Force Airman Bianca Strand graduated from basic military training ...
    July 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Seed-saving workshop set

    University of Illinois DeKalb County Extension presents a workshop on seed saving and exchange from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 21 at the Extension office, 13 ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Eagle Scout project honors WWII veterans

    Jonathan Snow, a member of Boy Scout Troop 33, chartered at First Lutheran Church in DeKalb, was recently presented the Eagle Scout Award, the highest ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Scouts' Ohio trip includes kayaking, aviation museum

    Boy Scout Troop 33 of DeKalb enjoyed a kayak trip to the Little Miami River of southern Ohio. Forested banks with giant trees provided a green canopy  ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Maple Park seeks parade, craft show participants

    Parade participants and crafters and vendors are needed for the Maple Park Fun Fest to be held Aug. 30 through Sept. 1. 
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Annuitants plan trip to Lincoln Park

    Reservations are being taken for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association trip “A Day in Lincoln Park” on Aug. 8.
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Seminar to discuss West Nile Virus

    The summer series of the Four Seasons Gardening program, from University of Illinois Extension, concludes with a session titled “Mosquitoes and West N ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Winemaker builds white brand in red territory

    Anthony Yount has always pushed winemaking boundaries. The winery is his own creative laboratory. Wh ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
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