• First Congregational offers Taize sessions

    First Congregational United Church of Christ, 615 N. First St., DeKalb, invites all interested community members to participate in a series of Taize m ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Beloved Community Potluck Dinner planned

    The second Beloved Community Potluck Dinner for faith communities and interested organizations will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at First Lutheran Churc ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lent series continues at Immanuel Lutheran

    “Receive Justification” is the second sermon in the “Parables of Lent” series at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Feb. 25 at Immanuel Lutheran Church and Student Ce ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thousands mark Ash Wednesday

    DeKALB – Briana Tobin sat in a pew at the Newman Catholic Student Center this week surrounded by hundreds of people she’d never worshipped with before ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Foursquare Church hosts concert

    Jeff and Sue Duffield, progressive and inspirational musicians, will give a concert at 10 a.m. Sunday at DeKalb Foursquare Church, Second and Grove st ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • .Designating monuments, Obama touts conservation as U.S. ideal

    CHICAGO – Designating the country’s newest national monuments, President Barack Obama said Thursday that protecting places of natural beauty and histo ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Chester Gould honored in documentary

    WOODSTOCK – Yes, Woodstock has its groundhog, but it also has its Gould.The city has declared Sunday ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Cuba sees Obama promise as healing of historic wound

    HAVANA – A year after he took office, President Ronald Reagan placed Cuba on a list of state sponsors of terror for backing leftist guerrilla groups i ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Giuliani questions Obama’s love of U.S.

    WASHINGTON – Democrats on Thursday assailed former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani for questioning President Barack Obama’s love of country, and urg ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Facing threat, senator shoulders matters of war

    WASHINGTON – Two years ago, Sen. Bob Corker wondered aloud whether the standstill Senate was worth a grown man’s time.
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Immigrants feel stuck after ruling

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Brenda Armendariz, her husband and their two Mexico-born children were hoping to resolve their constant fears of being deported after ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Half-million of Wal-Mart’s workers to get pay raises

    BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is hoping its decision to boost workers’ paychecks will help it boost its bottom line.
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Tax hike still possible as Illinois lawmakers tackle budget

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner’s first shot at an Illinois budget didn’t involve new taxes, but residents could still be asked to open their wallets ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Write-in candidate withdraws in DeKalb

    DeKALB – Write-in candidate Leon Kincaid decided to drop out of the race for DeKalb’s 7th Ward City Council seat after he realized he didn’t live with ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Polarpalooza features winter fun for families

    Snow and cold temperatures need not mean an end to having fun outside.The DeKalb Park District is pr ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:22 pm
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