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  • DeKalb/Sycamore Bookcase Project to host annual dinner

    The DeKalb/Sycamore Bookcase Project will host a banquet dinner to support the annual effort to provide 50 solid oak bookcases with starter libraries ...
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Meal supports Pay-It-Forward House

    The Sycamore VFW and Country Store & Catering invite the community to a fundraising dinner to benefit Pay-It-Forward House in Sycamore.
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Valentine's Day event benefits Sycamore boosters

    Come finish your Valentine’s Day shopping with 20 vendors and crafters at the Valentine’s Day Fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at t ...
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • STEM Café to explore ongoing ‘Robot Invasion’

    The ongoing invasion of robots into our everyday lives will be addressed by Brianno Coller, an engineering professor, and David Gunkel, a communicatio ...
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Local weather spotter training set for Feb. 11

    On the early evening of April 9, 2015, a large, violent tornado moved across portions of Lee, Ogle, DeKalb and McHenry counties, with winds as high as ...
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Friends of Barb City Manor to meet

    The Friends of Barb City Manor Volunteer Auxiliary will host storyteller Louise Lowe at its meeting at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Barb City Manor, 680 Haish Bl ...
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Financial adviser hosts investing seminar

    Jen Reisinger, an Edward Jones financial adviser in the community, will host a free 50-minute educational seminar titled “Foundations of Investing” at ...
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Ceramic arts students to sell functional pieces

    Undergraduate and graduate ceramics students in the Northern Illinois University Ceramic Arts Organization will sell their creations from 10 a.m. to 5 ...
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sale benefits Sandwich High School Post-Prom Committee

    The Sandwich High School Post-Prom Committee will conduct its 10th annual Prom & Special Occasion Dress Sale this week.
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Extension to offer program on berry production

    University of Illinois Extension will hold the Northern Illinois Berry School from 1 to 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, at the DeKalb County Farm Bureau, 1350 ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Kiwanis to host Bunco fundraiser

    The Sycamore Kiwanis Club will host a Bunco fundraiser for Kiwanis International's Elimiate Project, which works to put an end to neonatal tetanus.
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Classical music can be heard at Oak Crest Retirement Center

    DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest residents and staff invite community friends to join them for a program of light music for violin, cello and ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Groundhog Gala supports Midwest Museum of Natural History

    The Midwest Museum of Natural History will host its eighth annual Groundhog Gala Fundraiser at 6 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Jane Fargo Hotel in Sycamore. The ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kish College Center offers workshop on medicinal marijuana drug policy

    The Kishwaukee College Center for Business Development and Continuing Education will offer a workshop for local business and industry on “Medicinal Ma ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Library presents hockey’s daredevil goalies

    Few would sign up for a career filled with broken bones, facial lacerations, perpetual bruises and dislodged teeth.
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    What do you think of Shodeen's plan for building upscale apartments and a hotel in downtown DeKalb?
    Downtown DeKalb needs anything it can get
    The density of the development is too high for the area
    A good start, could work with some changes
    Approve as is