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  • Proceeds from KishHealth 5K donated to Adventure Works

    Proceeds from the ninth annual KishHealth System, now part of Northwestern Medicine, Physical Therapy Center 5K Run/Walk, which was held on May 21, we ...
    July 12, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Athena nominations being accepted

    Community members are encouraged to submit nominations for the 27th annual DeKalb Athena Award and Women of Accomplishment.
    July 12, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Jr. Garden Explorers promote green thumbs

    New green thumbs have been tending to the DeKalb County Community Garden outside the Sycamore Library this summer.
    July 12, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • DeKalb police offer free self-defense course

    DeKALB – Registration is now open for a free self-defense class for women and girls being taught by DeKalb police officials.
    July 12, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Race car rally set for Tuesday in downtown Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Race cars will be on display downtown tonight for the Tuesdays on the Town Race Car Rally.
    July 12, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • SAT to replace PARCC test for high school juniors

    Juniors at all Illinois public high schools will take the SAT college entrance exam for free during the 2016-17 school year, the Illinois State Board ...
    July 12, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Sycamore School District 427 still reviewing Spartans logo submissions

    SYCAMORE – The Spartans logos Sycamore fans have been long-accustomed to might stick around longer than expected.
    July 12, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • DeKalb City Council OKs 1st reading of ambulance fee increase

    DeKALB – The fee for DeKalb Fire Department ambulance service could go up by as much $211 if a proposed ordinance is approved by the City Council on i ...
    July 12, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • DeKalb Public Library project nears completion

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Public Library is almost set to unveil the second half of its $25.3 million construction project, with restoration of the former l ...
    July 12, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Play ball: Somonauk Blue Stockings match is old-fashioned fun

    SOMONAUK – Joe “Da Fish” Lorusso of Sandwich has loved baseball for as long as he can remember. He recalls playing baseball all day long during summer ...
    July 10, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Ambulance fee increase on council agenda

    DeKALB – An ambulance fee increase proposal that aldermen will have a first look at during Monday’s City Council meeting could bring $156,711 to the c ...
    July 10, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Annual Garden Walk features variety from DeKalb, Sycamore and Genoa

    Tomatoes, foxgloves and irises – these and dozens of other plants are the reasons Joyce Marten only gets four hours of sleep at night.
    July 10, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • NIU officials: No timeline set for Stevens Building construction

    DeKalb – State money has been appropriated to work on the $27.4 million Stevens Building project at Northern Illinois University, but university offic ...
    July 11, 2016 - 9:22 am
  • Woman wins Fitbit by planning ahead

    KishHealth System’s advance care planning team, now part of Northwestern Medicine, awarded Kathy Heffley with a Fitbit.
    July 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb County TRIAD helps person in need

    On June 9, the DeKalb County TRIAD donated a motorized wheelchair to a disabled person in need.The D ...
    July 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
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