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  • Speaker to give French Creole program

    Salem G.E.M.S. (for those age 50 and older) is sponsoring a catered meal in the Salem Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall at noon March 16.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 9:08 am
  • ‘Parables of Lent’ series continues

    “Receive Grace” is the third sermon in the “Parables of Lent” series at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church and Student Center, D ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 9:08 am
  • Child screenings scheduled in DeKalb

    DeKalb Community Unit School District 428, along with Community Coordinated Child Care, will provide screenings for children ages birth to 3 and presc ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 9:07 am
  • Women’s club scholarships for G-K seniors

    The Genoa Community Women’s Club will award several college scholarships to graduating seniors from the Genoa-Kingston High School class of 2015. Appl ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 9:07 am
  • U.S. economic growth in Q4 revised down to 2.2 percent

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy slowed more sharply in the final three months of the year than initial estimates, reflecting weaker business stockpiling ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 8:25 am
  • Feb. 27 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 ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • Vandalism shows the Internet’s vulnerability

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Computers, cellphones and landlines in Arizona were knocked out of service for hours, ATMs stopped working, 911 systems were disrup ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Facebook adds new gender option for users: fill in the blank

    Facebook users who don’t fit any of the 58 gender identity options offered by the social media giant are now being given a rather big 59th option: fil ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Rice, Power to address attendees of AIPAC meeting

    WASHINGTON – In a move that may ease – or exacerbate – spiraling tensions with Israel over a potential Iran nuclear deal, the White House has decided ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Pot fight between mayor, Congress could cost the city

    WASHINGTON – The new mayor of the nation’s capital was hoping to get along fine with Republicans on Capitol Hill.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • IS abducts more Christians

    BEIRUT – Islamic State militants seized more Christians from their homes in northeastern Syria in the past three days, bringing the total number abduc ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Japan officials discusses speech for anniversary of WWII end

    TOKYO – A panel of experts appointed by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met for the first time Wednesday to discuss what he should say in a stateme ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Plan would aid Exelon nuclear plants

    SPRINGFIELD – Power-producing giant Exelon Corp. rounded up a phalanx of Illinois lawmakers and business leaders who said Thursday that three nuclear ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • House GOP weighs new approach on Homeland Security

    WASHINGTON – Sounding retreat, House Republicans agreed Thursday to push short-term funding to prevent a partial shutdown at the Homeland Security Dep ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • US court declines to decide Illinois' benefits issue

    CHICAGO – A federal appeals court has declined to tackle the issue of whether Illinois’ constitution bars the reduction of health care benefits for re ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:57 pm
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