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  • Northern Rehab collects donations for SUMC Coat Ministry

    Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists is collecting donations for the Sycamore United Methodist Church Coat Ministry.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Faith UMC hosts Halloween party

    Faith United Methodist Church will host a Halloween Party from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 29. The public is invited.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • You can leave your hat on: Scholar says Puritans were sexy

    BOSTON – "Fifty Shades of Grey," Puritan edition?The famously strait-laced 17th-century sectarians w ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Toy companies break down barriers to be more inclusive

    NEW YORK – Toy companies are working harder to think outside their usual box, offering more-inclusive items like dolls with disabilities, female super ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • Renowned radio host Orion Samuelson to lead Pumpkin Parade

    This year’s Pumpkin Parade grand marshal has not only been to Sycamore Pumpkin Festival, but he has also broadcasted his noon WGN radio show from it.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • New attractions, old favorites in Sycamore Pumpkin Festival’s 55th year

    If the display of more than 1,000 decorated pumpkins isn’t exciting enough, attendees of the 55th annual Sycamore Pumpkin Festival can also look forwa ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Police seek information after speed trailer damaged

    DeKALB – Police are seeking information about a hit-and-run crash that damaged the DeKalb Police Dep ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • VAC ready to serve more food for Meals on Wheels

    SYCAMORE – Voluntary Action Center is a step closer to expanding its meal delivery programs thanks to a $92,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Jack McCullough wants to clear his name

    SYCAMORE – Jack McCullough wants a judge to clear his name.At a hearing Thursday, an attorney repres ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Photos: Voluntary Action Center puts new food delivery vehicles to use

    Employees load meals into a new food delivery vehicle at the Voluntary Action Center on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2016 in Sycamore. The organization recentl ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton and their debate claims

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump painted an inaccurately dark portrait of manufacturing in America while Hillary Clinton stretched credulity in boasting that ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 8:46 am
  • Sandwich High to present 'Radium Girls'

    Sandwich High School’s drama club invites the community to its production of “Radium Girls,” by D.W. Gregory.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Suzuki Workshops offered at NIU

    At the annual Northern Illinois University Suzuki Workshop on Nov. 5, guest Suzuki teachers from Ohio, Illinois, Connecticut and Maryland will visit a ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Tesla equipping cars to drive completely on their own

    SAN FRANCISCO – Tesla Motors is starting to build its electric cars with all the sensors, cameras and other gear needed to drive completely on their o ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Prosecutors launch 2nd bid for conviction in Etan Patz death

    NEW YORK – Revisiting a crime that shattered a bygone era's sense of safety, prosecutors on Wednesday launched their second bid for a conviction in on ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Reader Poll

    If the Cubs and Indians went to Game 7, which starter would you want on the mound?
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