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  • Sandwich police cadets raise funds for Fox Valley Older Adult Services

    Sandwich hosted a free Community Awareness Fair in celebration of National Night Out on Aug. 2. Featured events included a 5K race, a car show, the op ...
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • September library collection

    For the month of September, Layna Berry is sharing her car collection in the Sycamore Public Library's Youth Display case.
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • SHS Class of 1956 celebrates 60th reunion

    On Sept. 17, members of the Sycamore High School Class of 1956 and their spouses gathered at the Veteran’s Memorial Home in Sycamore to celebrate the ...
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 4-C can help find before- and after-school care

    Looking for the right before- and after-school care for your grade-schooler? Call 4-C at 815-758-81 ...
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Community service club reaches milestone

    The Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Club will host a small celebration dinner to commemorate its 25th year of service to local communities and the world.
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore pool renovations to cost estimated $200K

    SYCAMORE – Renovations to make Sycamore’s public pool comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act are expected to cost the park district twice as ...
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Two face murder charges after DeKalb shooting

    DeKALB – Two men face first-degree murder charges in connection with the fatal shooting Thursday of a 25-year-old man at an apartment building in DeKa ...
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Jury finds DeKalb man guilty of murder in shaken baby case

    SYCAMORE – A 26-year-old DeKalb man could spend the rest of his life in prison after being convicted Friday evening of shaking his 71/2-week-old daugh ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • Fill autumn with color, fun with these destinations not far from home

    JONAMAC ORCHARDThe 105-acre Jonamac Orchard, 19412 Shabbona Road in Malta, opened for the season Aug ...
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Bikes donated to University Village children as part of Eagle Scout project

    A group of children and parents gathered outside the Community Center at University Village in DeKalb with the anticipation of receiving a bicycle as ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • SUMC presents 'Gratitude 2: Amazed!'

    Sycamore United Methodist Church invites the public to a worship event called “Gratitude 2: Amazed!” at 5 p.m. Saturday, and 8:30 and 10 a.m. Sunday.
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Youth can enter contest to be the NIU Football Kick Off Kid

    KishHealth System, part of Northwestern Medicine, is the sponsor of Northern Illinois University Huskies’ Kick Off Kid. Youth are encouraged to enter ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore garbage service collects electronics, special waste material

    SYCAMORE – Residents can get rid of old TVs, garden chemicals, motor oil and other special waste materials using the At Your Door collection service o ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • DeKalb County 911 board wants answers about system outage

    DeKalb – Members of DeKalb County’s emergency telephone system board want to hear directly from Frontier Communications about the recent 911 system ou ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Judge dismisses restraining order against the D-428 superintendent

    ST. CHARLES – A Kane County judge on Thursday dismissed an order of protection preventing DeKalb School District 428 Superintendent Doug Moeller from ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:00 am
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