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  • 5 baby bison born at Illinois grassland preserve

    WILMINGTON – For the first time, a national grassland preserve in northeastern Illinois has added to its bison herd through newborns – and not just on ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • Senior assessment exemption applications now available

    Applications for the 2016 Senior Citizen Assessment Freeze Exemption are available to qualified DeKalb County seniors 65 and older.
    April 29, 2016 - 9:21 pm
  • Cinco de Mayo celebration set for Sunday in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – The 19th annual Cinco de Mayo celebration is planned for 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday in downtown Sycamore.
    April 29, 2016 - 9:12 pm
  • DeKalb takes another shot at federal TIGER grant for transit hub

    DeKALB -- The city is once again applying for a federal grant to help pay for a new Voluntary Action Center transporation facility, hoping to secure t ...
    April 30, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Violence follows California Donald Trump rally, 17 arrested

    COSTA MESA, Calif. – Raucous protesters of Donald Trump took to the streets in California in violent demonstrations leading to 17 arrests as the Repub ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:04 pm
  • Beierlotzer appointed to state Forty and Eight post

    Local DeKalb County veteran Frank Beierlotzer has been appointed Grand Chef de Train of Grande d’Illinois of La Societe Des Quarante Hommes et Huit Ch ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore High School schedules plant sale

    The Sycamore High School horticulture department will sell annuals, perennials, vegetables and herbs that were grown in the school greenhouse located ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sue Lyon Book Sale needs donated, leftover books

    The Sue Lyon Book Sale is looking for books.Used books, leftover books from garage sales, children’s ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Annual church plant sale to benefit nonprofits

    First Congregational United Church of Christ in DeKalb will host its annual Mother’s Day Weekend Flower and Plant Sale on May 6 and 7.
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Hendricks to perform concert Saturday at Sycamore United Methodist Church

    Jim Hendricks, professor of piano at Chicago State University and widely traveled concert pianist, will give a concert at his home church, Sycamore Un ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Spring dance at Oak Crest

    All are welcome for a night of dancing at the 15th annual Senior Prom at Oak Crest Retirement Center hosted by the Sycamore High School Key Club at 7 ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • St. Paul’s offers Prayers2Pass

    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will offer #Prayers2Pass, an interactive prayer event for the students, faculty and staff of Northern Illinois University ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Middle School students present concerts in May

    The Sycamore Middle School Music Department will present three concerts in May. All concert admission is free and open to the public.
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Spring Salad Supper features Bread & Roses women’s chorus

    The Federated Church in Sycamore will host a “Spring Salad Supper for the Girls” at 6 p.m. Thursday at the church at 612 W. State St.
    April 29, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Salem Lutheran to present ‘King of the Jungle’

    Salem Lutheran welcomes the community to its children’s spring musical this weekend called “King of the Jungle: The God of Creation is Lord of my Hear ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:15 am
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