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  • Dorothy's Diamonds travel to Cape Cod

    Dorothy’s Diamonds in Creston recently traveled to Cape Cod, Mass. As a part of the trip, the group stopped at the Kennedy Memorial and took this phot ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:09 am
  • Beierlotzer elected to leadership role in veterans organization

    DeKalb County veteran Frank Beierlotzer was elected Grand Chef de Gare of Grande Voiture d’Illinois of La Societe Des Quarante Hommes et Huit Chevaux ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Mission trip helps teenagers grow in faith

    More than 120 teenagers and 28 adults traveled to Rochester, New York, the week of July 24 to 30 through Life Missions, a ministry of Sycamore United ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Immanuel Lutheran resumes regular schedule

    Immanuel Lutheran Church and Student Center, 511 Russell Road in DeKalb, will begin its fall schedule Sunday with two services.
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Somonauk Presbyterian sets blood drive

    Somonauk United Presbyterian Church will host a community blood drive on Thursday, Aug. 25, from 4 to 7 p.m.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:19 am
  • Sycamore church hosts ‘Refresh’ event

    Bev Rauch, music director at Sycamore United Methodist Church, will share some of her writings in a special event called “Refresh” at 5 p.m. Aug. 28. 
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • UN says it was involved in introducing cholera to Haiti

    UNITED NATIONS – The United Nations is saying for the first time that it was involved in the introduction of cholera to Haiti and needs to do "much mo ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • Self-driving cars go public; Uber offers rides in Pittsburgh

    SAN FRANCISCO – The option to hail a ride in a self-driving car, which was science fiction just a few years ago, will soon be available to Uber users ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Old steel mill will soon be world's largest vertical farm

    NEWARK, N.J. – Stacks of leafy greens are sprouting inside an old brewery in New Jersey."What we do ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • In a first, Trump says he regrets painful comments

    WASHINGTON – For the first time since declaring his presidential run, Republican Donald Trump offered an extended apology to those who may have been h ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • DeKalb County Board approves raise worker wanted – after he quits

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County’s building inspector quit after being denied a raise, but the same County Board members who said no to a wage increase for th ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Northern Illinois prepares for student move-in day

    DeKALB – The west end of town will be bustling Friday as Northern Illinois University welcomes the bulk of its students back to campus for the new sch ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Rape suspect’s attorney seeks more information about case

    SYCAMORE – The lawyer for a Kingston man accused of raping two girls at a party on his 18th birthday wants prosecutors to turn over records related to ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Funerals set for slaying victims as DeKalb County investigators chase leads

    SYCAMORE – Funeral services for an 85-year-old woman and her son found beaten to death inside their home near Sycamore will be Monday.
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Teachers OK new contract; D-428 board to vote Saturday

    DeKALB – After weeks of wrangling and the threat of a strike, teachers in DeKalb-based School District 428 approved a new three-year contract Wednesda ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:11 am
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