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  • Waterman Lions Club donates books

    Waterman Lion Leonard Johnson presents Scott McClure, sixth- and seventh-grade social studies teacher at Indian Creek Middle School in Waterman, a che ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • TAILS visits Barb City Manor

    DeKalb's Barb City Manor residents and staff enjoyed making many new friends during a recent visit from TAILS Humane Society volunteers and animals.
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Vacation Destination’ trivia at Oak Crest

    Residents and community friends recently enjoyed an evening of trivia at the DeKalb Area Retirement – Oak Crest. Larry Werline, quiz master challenged ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Vendors sought for Autumn Craft & Treasures Market

    The Sycamore Music Boosters is accepting vendor applications for the annual Autumn Craft & Treasures Market during the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival on Oc ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Quilts, fiber art items sought for show

    DeKalb County Quilters’ Guild is preparing for the 2016 Quilt and Fiber Arts Show on Oct. 1 and 2 at the DeKalb Park District Sports & Recreation Cent ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kiwanis take on duffel bag service project

    Several years ago, the Kiwanis Club of Sycamore became aware of a local need: Foster children taken into care frequently have no luggage for transport ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Hy-Vee thanks local police officers

    Hy-Vee employees said "thank you" to local police officers for their service to the community by providing them a free lunch on Aug. 11. Sycamore, DeK ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400M

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois’ contribution to the state’s largest public-pension fund is expected to increase by more than $400 million next year because th ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 1:01 am
  • Welcome to the fourth grade: Teacher's rap targets students

    SKOKIE – A new teacher who made a music video to welcome his students has become a bit of a star with his fourth-graders.
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 1:02 am
  • Clinton says controversies behind her; Trump begs to differ

    NEW YORK – Hillary Clinton vigorously defended her family’s foundation against Donald Trump’s criticism on Friday and declared she’s confident there w ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 1:03 am
  • Skills of the past displayed at Pioneer Day

    “Bridging the Past to the Present” is the theme for the 31st Pioneer Day sponsored by the Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society and Museum.
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Aug. 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 ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • DeKalb woman gets 32 years in prison for child’s murder

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb woman who murdered a 15-month-old boy has been sentenced to 32 years in prison as part of a plea deal with prosecutors.
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • DeKalb County to get higher rates in Obamacare marketplace next year

    DeKalb County residents who buy health insurance through the Affordable Care Act marketplace can expect to pay much more and have fewer choices, offic ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:45 am
  • Police nab suspect after Sycamore bank robbery

    SYCAMORE – Police arrested a Sycamore woman in connection with a robbery Friday afternoon at Old Second Bank.
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:20 am
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