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  • Tanzania Development Support sets garage sale

    Tanzania Development Support will host its first fundraising garage sale of the year from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 28, to 30, at 201 Thornbrook in DeKal ...
    April 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • St. Paul’s Episcopal Church to host confirmation with Bishop Lee

    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will host a regional confirmation service Saturday, confirming and receiving individuals from four area churches. This wil ...
    April 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Northern Rehab donates to Eagle Scout project

    Boy Scout Ryan Loitz of Troop 16 in Sycamore has been working on his Eagle Project, “Recycle Your Cycle: For a Wheelie Good Cause.” The project entail ...
    April 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Pianist to perform at Sycamore United Methodist Church

    Pianist Jim Hendricks grabbed the attention of family members and musicians as a child with the uncanny ability to play anything he heard on records a ...
    April 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of DeKalb to host Masquerade Ball fundraiser

    The annual Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of DeKalb Gala will be at 6 p.m. Saturday at the center at 158 N. Fourth St.
    April 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Muslim youth association to host Holy Quran exhibition

    The Chicago Northwest chapter of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association, an auxiliary wing of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, will host a Holy Quran e ...
    April 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Trinity Lutheran Church offers breakfast

    Trinity Lutheran Church will host its monthly all-you-can-eat Country Style Breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. April 30 at 303 S. Seventh St. in DeKalb.
    April 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Solar plane successfully departs from Hawaii with no fuel

    KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Two pilots are slowly carving their way into a new future of solar-powered flight as one embarks on the latest leg of their aro ...
    April 22, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Volkswagen owners will get a choice: a buyback or repairs

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The owners of nearly half a million polluting Volkswagens in the U.S. will have the option of selling them back to the company or ...
    April 22, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • U.S. Navy accuses Gulf commander of misconduct

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A U.S. Navy officer relieved of commanding a Persian Gulf patrol ship allegedly failed to maintain equipment to the ...
    April 22, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Pop superstar Prince dies at his Minnesota home at age 57

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. – Prince, one of the most inventive and influential musicians of modern times with hits including "Little Red Corvette," ''Let's Go ...
    April 22, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Illinois lawmakers work on a $600M lifeline for colleges

    SPRINGFIELD – A temporary funding fix for financially struggling Illinois colleges and universities is in limbo because lawmakers delayed a vote on a ...
    April 21, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • DeKalb’s ‘Share-A-Bag’ program starts on Earth Day

    DeKALB – Today is the day for DeKalb shoppers to go green and a new pilot program could make it easier.
    April 21, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Trump presses GOP leaders to embrace him as certain nominee

    HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Donald Trump’s chief lieutenants pushed skeptical Republican leaders Thursday to embrace him as their likely presidential nominee, d ...
    April 21, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • NIU's Diversity Dialogue focuses on religious issues

    DeKALB – A Muslim woman and another who uses “none” to describe her religious affiliation led the discussion Thursday at Northern Illinois University’ ...
    April 23, 2016 - 8:17 am
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