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  • Sycamore girl collects Halloween costumes for charity

    DeKALB – There’s bound to be a few more witches and princesses, lions, superheroes and more knocking on doors looking for treats this Halloween, after ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • 'Come on, man,' President Obama says, rolling his eyes at Donald Trump

    CLEVELAND – Rolling his eyes at the Republican nominee, President Barack Obama mocked Donald Trump's purported business acumen and newfound rage again ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 2:21 pm
  • Leftover jail material used for future project

    SYCAMORE – Dirt is being moved to the proposed Sycamore Crossing site, but commercial development still could be a ways off.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 10:10 am
  • Sycamore park grant to fund trail extension

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Park District plans to create a safer path for Sycamore Middle School students, using a $632,600 grant from the Illinois Depar ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 10:05 am
  • The U.S. says you can now bring back 100 Cuban cigars and several bottles of rum

    The Obama administration announced Friday it is eliminating a $100 limit on the value of Cuban rum and cigars that American travelers can bring back f ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 9:05 am
  • Medicare unveils far-reaching overhaul of doctors' pay

    WASHINGTON – Medicare on Friday unveiled a far-reaching overhaul of how it pays doctors and other clinicians. Compensation for medical professionals w ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 8:18 am
  • 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
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