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  • Free phlebotomy tech information sessions offered

    Kishwaukee College Continuing Education is offering several information sessions for community members interested in exploring the Phlebotomy Technici ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Vacation Bible school scheduled in Malta

    Malta and Northwest Malta United Methodist Churches invite all children in Malta and surrounding communities to join the fun at the Surf Shack vacatio ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • College offering free veterinary assistant information sessions

    Kishwaukee College Continuing Education is offering several information sessions for community members interested in exploring the Veterinary Assistan ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Visitors marvel at DeKalb's Egyptian Theatre

    DeKALB -- The Egyptian Theatre is comfortably familiar to many locals, which can make it easy to forget that the historic building really is a rarity.
    July 1, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Coltonville Road bridge reopens to traffic in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Highway workers on Thursday were busy removing the orange “road closed” signs that had been anchored in the ground for more than 10 months ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Celebrate America concert coming to Sandwich Opera House

    Families of all sizes and backgrounds are invited to attend what organizers are hoping will be the beginning of an annual Fourth of July Sandwich trad ...
    June 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Say ‘I do’ to Indian Valley Theatre’s next production

    Indian Valley Theatre will take a walk down the aisle in its next production, “Always a Bridesmaid.”
    June 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb electronics recycling to resume in August

    DeKALB – The city’s electronics recycling program will resume Aug. 6 with a new vendor.DC Trash will ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Shabbona man charged with 48 counts of sexual assault of a child

    SHABBONA – A judge will set bond today for a 72-year-old Shabbona man accused of sexually assaulting at least two children over the course of three ye ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • DeKalb Sanitary District waiving connection fees

    DeKALB – Because of slow population growth in the city, the DeKalb Sanitary District announced it would waive certain sewer and water connection fees ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • Budget uncertainty reigns as fiscal 2017 looms

    DeKALB – As lawmakers in Springfield continue to negotiate a stopgap state spending plan, local human services providers and higher education leaders ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • DeKalb religious groups gather for interfaith Orlando vigil

    DeKALB – Peace, salaam, shalom – those were the words repeated purposefully Wednesday in different accents, from people of all skin colors, across a s ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • DeKalb Park District announces swim and golf discounts for veterans

    DeKALB – Military veterans now get a special discount to play golf and splash in the Hopkins Pool, after park district commissioners approved the redu ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:14 pm
  • First Midwest Bank donates $250,000 to DeKalb County Community Foundation

    SYCAMORE – First Midwest Bank has established a donor-advised $250,000 fund with the DeKalb County Community Foundation.
    June 28, 2016 - 10:14 pm
  • Sycamore D-427 approves tentative fiscal 2017 budget

    SYCAMORE – Despite money-saving efforts, Sycamore School District 427 faces another cash shortfall entering fiscal 2017, meaning the district might ne ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:43 pm
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