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  • Increased arts and culture the focus of DeKalb summit

    DeKALB – An arts, cultural and entertainment corridor, public art sculptures and more arts-focused initiatives may be on the way for DeKalb and the re ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • Gov. Bruce Rauner: Illinois no longer taking Syrian refugees

    Illinois on Monday joined more than a dozen other states trying to block or suspend accepting Syrian ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • DeKalb County cooks stay true to tradition this Thanksgiving

    DeKalb County cooks say no thanks to the idea of ham for Thanksgiving, even if it could save them a few dollars.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • 'Rash of vandalism and graffiti' reported at Kaneland High School

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland High School on Monday experienced "a rash of vandalism and graffiti," including a threat that was deemed not to be credible, acc ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 5:02 pm
  • ‘Relay for Life’ gears up for 2016 with bowling fundraiser

    Brian King of DeKalb supports the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of DeKalb County to help make sure cancer patients have the community suppo ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 1:57 pm
  • DeKalb Ag association to host Family Day

    The DeKalb Area Agricultural Association will host a Family Day on Wednesday, Nov. 18. “Agriculture 101: Corn” will feature five hands-on activities f ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:18 am
  • DeKalb police seeking donations for Heroes and Helpers program

    DeKALB – Police are seeking donations to make sure as many DeKalb-area kids as possible have presents to open on Christmas morning.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Local men growing their beards to show they care, raise awareness

    DeKALB – Members of Northern Illinois University’s baseball team are trying to change the face of men’s health by sporting beards this November.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • Gobbler Gallop 5K is Sunday

    The Waterman Lions Club will hold its 9th annual Gobbler Gallop 5K walk/run on Saturday, Nov. 21, through the scenic streets of Waterman.  
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 6:03 pm
  • Unexpectedly greener future for Fairdale family

    DeKALB – A Fairdale family got a big surprise Saturday. Stefanie and Rodney Jacobson, who have two c ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • Class 6A State Quarterfinals

    DeKalb falls to Montini 49-14 to end their season. ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Student’s collection on display at library

    Daniel M., a student at North Grove Elementary School in Sycamore, is showing his collection of Zomes and Pokemon Cards at the Sycamore Public Library ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • MSK instructors attend seminar

    Instructors from Midwest Shotokan Karate in Genoa spent a day honing their skills under the leadership of one of Shotokan Karate's elites. Agata Smeta ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Make holiday gifts at workshop

    Holiday gifts don’t have to be extravagant and expensive.Join University of Illinois Extension Educa ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Goodwill seeks volunteers for free tax preparation

    Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois is seeking volunteers for its GoodTAXES program located in the Rockford regional area and in DeKalb. The Good ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
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