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  • NAPA Centers donate to Family Service Agency

    On Oct. 15, Family Service Agency received a check in the amount of $487 from NAPA AutoCare Centers of DeKalb County. The donation was derived from a ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Nov. 24 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:13 pm
  • DeKalb County home sales post double-digit increase

    DeKALB – DeKalb County home sales increased 12.9 percent in October as prices rose and inventory declined, according to data released Monday by the Il ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:41 am
  • DeKalb holiday magic takes year-round preparation

    DeKALB – Christmas is a year-round holiday for those who make sure traditions can carry on.Pete Robi ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:14 am
  • Assignment turns to yuletide outreach for team of NIU students

    DeKALB – A team of business students from Northern Illinois University are helping teachers and staff at a local elementary school make Christmas merr ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • DeKalb County holiday shoppers expected to spend locally

    DeKALB – For 135 million Americans, what immediately follows Thanksgiving dinner is a weekend of sale-hunting and serious shopping, according to the N ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:13 am
  • Quilt raffle winner

    Congratulations to Larry Mathey who was the winner of the American Legion Post 337 Genoa Quilt Raffle. The post thanks all those who bought tickets fo ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:16 pm
  • Sycamore Scouts attend Jamboree

    Boy Scout Troop 2810, based out of Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore, recently sent a group of 10 boys to the Sandwich Fairgrounds for the Boy Scouts ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:15 pm
  • Matthew West earns Eagle award

    Matthew West, a member of Boy Scout Troop 33 chartered at First Lutheran Church in DeKalb, recently was awarded the Eagle rank, the highest award achi ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:16 pm
  • Lehan family pays it forward with scholarship fund

    The DeKalb County Community Foundation recently announced the James and Marjorie Lehan Family Scholarship Fund.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:15 pm
  • 4-H'ers serve food at local Culver's

    The Malta Mustangs, DeKalb Choreboys and Choregirls and the H-Bar-P 4-H clubs joined together Oct. 6 to serve food and hold doors for the crowds at th ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:15 pm
  • Purple belt awarded

    Hard work and dedication have paid off for Genoa-Kingston native Kyler Dodd who has been studying Shotokan Karate at Midwest Shotokan Karate in Genoa  ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:14 pm
  • Book drive helps children in Neighbor's House program

    Northern Illinois Reading Council (an affiliate of the International Literacy Association) is taking part in the Barnes & Noble Holiday Book Drive at ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:14 pm
  • Magnificent Mile Lights Parade selects Embrey

    The Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Parade committee selected DeKalb music and theater producer Michael Embrey to be part of the production team for the ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:20 pm
  • Mendota man arrested after police say he fled traffic stop at 90 mph

    SYCAMORE – A Mendota man who officials say fled at high speed from police during a snowstorm before abandoning his truck in a Shabbona alley was arres ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:02 pm
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