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  • 4-C schedules annual meeting

    4-C: Community Coordinated Child Care will host its Annual Meeting on April 11 in the Yusunas Room at the DeKalb Public Library.
    March 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • 4-C taking nominations for child care award

    The public is invited to submit nominations for the Marian Baker Award for Excellence in Child Care.
    March 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Paid internships available at Ellwood House Museum

    The Ellwood House Museum seeks two summer interns to assist during the museum’s busy tour season. An Ellwood House Museum internship offers a unique o ...
    March 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Final days to see 'Faces of Sycamore' exhibit

    There still is time to see the Sycamore History Museum’s award-winning exhibit, “Faces of Sycamore,” before it closes April 1.
    March 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Contractor picked for water treatment plant project

    DeKALB – Loves Park-based N-Trak Group LLC was selected by the DeKalb Sanitary District board for the demolition of 19 houses on Hollister Avenue as p ...
    March 17, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • Oak Crest Retirement Center hosting candidate forum

    DeKALB – The Oak Crest DeKalb Area Retirement Center, 2944 Greenwood Acres Drive, will host DeKalb’s four mayoral candidates and Kishwaukee College’s ...
    March 17, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • 211 assistance line coming in the spring

    DeKALB – This spring, the Kishwaukee United Way will be starting a 24-hour access line to connect area residents with community, social, government an ...
    March 17, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • DeKalb Topper's Pizza to reopen after fire

    DeKALB – Despite the closures of the chain’s other Illinois locations and a fire that caused $10,000 in damage to the building, Toppers Pizza at 1015 ...
    March 17, 2017 - 11:57 pm
  • DeKalb High School's Marching Barbs parade through Dublin on St. Patrick's Day

    DUBLIN – Members of the DeKalb High School Marching Barbs fulfilled two years worth of planning and practice as they marched in the 2017 St. Patrick’s ...
    March 18, 2017 - 12:04 am
  • Photos: DeKalb High School Marching Band performs in Ireland

    The DeKalb High School Marching Barbs performed at the annual St. Patrick's Day parade in Dublin, Ireland, on Friday, March , 17, 2017.
    March 17, 2017 - 4:43 pm
  • Golf course views and a floor-to-ceiling fireplace: 23 photos of a $323,500 DeKalb home for sale

    Check out this $323,500 DeKalb home for sale, listed on Zillow ...
    March 17, 2017 - 3:03 pm
  • Photos: Prom dresses given out to area students

    Area high school students look for prom dresses inside the cafeteria of DeKalb High School on Thursday, March 16, 2017 in DeKalb. DeKalb High School's ...
    March 17, 2017 - 9:56 am
  • Photos: Kirkland Meet the Candidates Night

    Check out these photos from the Meet the Candidates night in Kirkland ...
    March 17, 2017 - 8:17 am
  • McCall speaks to women’s health issues class

    Erika McCall, creator of the national Go For Yours Project, was a guest speaker in the HLT 202 Women’s Health Issues class Feb. 23 at Kishwaukee Colle ...
    March 17, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Somonauk Cub Scouts become Boy Scouts

    On Feb. 26, four Arrow of Light Scouts from Somonauk Cub Scout Pack 335 crossed from Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts at the pack's annual Blue and Gold Banqu ...
    March 17, 2017 - 5:30 am
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