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  • Oven fire damages Topper's Pizza in DeKalb

    DeKALB – Firefighters were called to a fire that began in the oven of a pizza restaurant Friday morning.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 9:30 am
  • Hops production program planned in Sycamore

    University of Illinois Extension is offering a new hops program this winter.“In Illinois, we’re seei ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Oak Crest honors expansion committee

    During a recent program attended by residents, families, staff and guests, Oak Crest Board President Brian Scholle acknowledged the efforts of the Exp ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • KRSA planning 'Spring Forward for Accessibility' fundraiser

    The Kishwaukee Special Recreation Association will host its “Spring Forward for Accessibility" fundraiser from 6 to 10 p.m. March 10 at the Hopkins Pa ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Castle Club sponsors St. Patrick’s Day celebration

    Members of First National Bank’s Castle Club are planning a trip to the Jacob Henry Mansion in Joliet on March 15 for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Tickets available for Bunco for Breast Cancer in Genoa

    The Genoa Community Women’s Club will host its 10th annual Bunco for Breast Cancer event at 6 p.m. April 8 at the Genoa Veterans Home in Genoa.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee College offers The Complete Workout classes

    The Kishwaukee College Continuing Education department is offering The Complete Workout exercise/workout class for adults at Indian Creek schools begi ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Pumpkin Fest committee members announced

    SYCAMORE – New members for the 2017 Pumpkin Fest Committee have been announced.The committee is comp ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:11 am
  • DeKalb Park District hires contractor for new maintenance building

    DeKALB – Park officials are eager to get started on a project to build a new maintenance facility now that a deal has been approved within the distric ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Police use stun gun on combative jail inmate

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb County jail inmate who was determined not to be sent to another county’s jail stripped off all his clothes and slashed at sheriff’ ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Community Gardens considering shared-use kitchen within DeKalb

    DeKALB – Jeff Wielert, a Hinckley-area vegetable farmer, said at the end of some days, farmers have a lot of leftover produce they use to make salsas, ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:15 am
  • Hearing set for DeKalb man charged with multiple armed robberies

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb County judge set bond at $955,000 Friday for a 22-year-old DeKalb man charged with armed robbery, home invasion and carjacking.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:17 am
  • DeKalb High School celebrates Black History Month with Jeopardy!, jazz and more

    DeKALB – Julian McElroy said he believes humans made up the concept of “race” to put others into boxes, as two people are not the same just because th ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • Photos: Egyptian Theatre hosts 'Rocky Horror Picture Show'

    Audience members were encouraged to get into the spirit at the Egyptian Theatre’s screening of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” Friday night, featuring ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:05 am
  • DeKalb County activists seek parley with Congressmen Kinzinger, Hultgren

    DeKALB – With Congress in recess this week, local activists have joined those around the country in pressing Republican congressmen to hold town hall ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:13 am
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