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  • Smith says he plans run for DeKalb mayor

    DeKALB – Jerry Smith, a former executive director of the DeKalb County Community Foundation and a longtime community leader, says he plans to run for ...
    NEW: Dec. 9, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Somonauk church schedules ornament party

    Everyone is invited to a Community Christmas Ornament Making Party scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday in Fellowship Hall at St. John’s L ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Congregation Beth Shalom hosts holiday shop

    Hanukkah begins this year on the evening of Dec. 24. To get ready for the holiday, Congregation Beth Shalom’s Hanukkah Shop will be open Sunday.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Glad Tidings schedules hymn sing

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 2325 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host a hymn sing on at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The public is invited.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Luminaria vigil honors people affected by cancer

    DeKALB – Marlene Bryant is a breast cancer survivor herself, but the person she was thinking about Thursday evening while making a luminaria was her s ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Clinton Rosette students' efforts help get Freezin' for Food drive started

    DeKALB – Students from Clinton Rosette Middle School were among the first donors at the 16th annual Freezin’ for Food drive Thursday to benefit The Sa ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Register now for NIU Community School of the Arts spring classes

    Registration is open for children and adults of all ages to participate in music and art programs at the Northern Illinois University Community School ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Homeowners file lawsuit after annexation denied

    SYCAMORE – A group of DeKalb County homeowners who want to be annexed into Sycamore School District 427 from DeKalb School District 428 has filed a la ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:03 am
  • Cops, firefighters, teachers face off for Toys for Tots

    DeKALB – Teachers from DeKalb School District 428 once again will face off against DeKalb police and firefighters on the basketball court this week to ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • DeKalb County Board plans for future

    SYCAMORE – The recently elected DeKalb County Board is preparing for the year with its two main leaders retaining their spots and an evening without p ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Holiday Homes: Waterman houses all decked out for annual event

    Becky and Tom May have been decorating their home, 430 N. Elm St. in Waterman, for Christmas since before Thanksgiving.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • 25 Days of Christmas Cookies

    Check out these recipes for your best Christmas cookies yet ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 2:12 pm
  • Music Boosters plan fundraiser at Jamrah

    The Sycamore Music Boosters invites the community to Jamrah Middle Eastern Cuisine in Sycamore for a no-cook dinner fundraiser on Tuesday, Dec. 13, fr ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC’s Schrader named director of Adult Education

    Jaime Schrader has been named director of Adult Education and Perkins Support at Kishwaukee College. She will oversee the high school equivalency prep ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Judicial swearing-in ceremony

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    Dec. 6, 2016 - 11:10 pm
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