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  • Assembly celebrates drug, alcohol prevention

    More than 100 community members came together on Oct. 21 to celebrate drug and alcohol prevention efforts in DeKalb County during the DeKalb County Pa ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • PRAIRIE FLOWERS

    Autumn Craft and Treasures Market a success To the Editor: The 42nd annual Sycamore Music Boosters A ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Make holiday gifts in your kitchen

    Holiday gifts don’t have to be extravagant and expensive. University of Illinois Extension Educators Candice Miller and Marilyn Csernus will present “ ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: A weeknight wine that drinks like a special occasion

    Rain was an infrequent occurrence during the 2009 growing season in the Douro region of northeast Portugal.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Spanish-language volunteers needed for Chile trip

    Do you have a passion for teaching English to English language learners? Are you seeking a way to put your Spanish speaking skills to good use?
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Cares Day seeking projects

    Northern Illinois University has thousands of helping hands looking for meaningful projects to tackle on NIU Cares Day, April 18.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Jazz up your holidays with the latest in lights

    Clark Griswold would be proud. Thanks to advances in lighting technology, suburban dads (and moms) a ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 12:08 am
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