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  • Sycamore Fire Department receives grant from Enbridge

    The Sycamore Fire Department recently received a $1,000 grant from the Enbridge Safe Community Program for the purchase of self-contained breathing ap ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Waterman Lions present scholarship

    Alexis Van Wyhe of Waterman received a collage scholarship worth $750 a semester for two years from the Waterman Lions Club. She is shown here with cl ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Local DAR group meets in Shabbona

    The General John Stark Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution gathered Oct. 1 for a business-luncheon meeting at ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Glad Tidings hosts hymn sing

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 2325 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host a hymn sing at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The public is invited.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Deadline approaching for trip to see DHS Marching Barbs in Ireland

    Limited opportunities remain to join the award-winning DeKalb High School marching band when the group travels to Ireland next spring to participate i ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Glad Tidings plans 'Light the Night' event

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 2325 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host a “Light the Night” event from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Women's Club selects new officers

    The DeKalb Women's Club meets at 1 p.m. the first Friday of the month October through December and February through May. The club presents two scholar ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Promise Grants to benefit nonprofits serving immigrants, minorities, literacy needs

    The Promise Grants committee is accepting grant applications from charitable community organizations that provide services to underserved and marginal ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Crosswind Community Church plans dinner

    Crosswind Community Church, 13100 Cherry Road in Genoa, will host a spaghetti dinner and dessert auction Oct. 29.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Documentary filmmaker coming to Sycamore

    Researcher, oral historian and filmmaker Abbie Reese is coming to Sycamore to present the program, “Monastic Silence and a Visual Dialogue: Life Among ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Rauner condemns sexual assault, but stays mum on Trump

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner condemned sexual assault "in the strongest possible way" on Thursday in light of several women's allegations that Dona ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Lashing back, Trump calls sexual assault accusers 'horrible horrible liars'

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Lashing back, Donald Trump heatedly rejected the growing list of sexual assault allegations against him as “pure fiction” on T ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Something is happening: Bob Dylan wins Nobel in literature

    NEW YORK – Bob Dylan, Nobel laureate. In the book world’s equivalent of a Supreme Court ruling, the Nobel judges declared Thursday that Dylan is not j ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Email: Clinton campaign tried to move back Illinois primary

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton's campaign tried to move the Illinois presidential primary to a later date, saying a contest held after the Super Tuesday ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Oct. 14 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 ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:33 pm
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