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  • DeKalb Women’s Club celebrates 120 years

    At the DeKalb Women's Club 120th anniversary luncheon, secretaries Mary Lou McKenzie and Linda Wahlstrom presented a check to Cheryl Johnson of the St ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Library busts 5 myths in new video

    Staff at the Sycamore Public Library have been working with OC Imageworks in DeKalb to create a video dispelling library myths.
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Oak Crest offers summer classes

    DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest is offering the following summer classes that are open to the public.
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore merchants set to host food drive

    When school is out for the summer, children who rely on school breakfasts and lunches may worry about their next meal.
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kirkland crowns Katie Carlson at festival pageant

    KIRKLAND – Katie Carlson is not only an aspiring commercial pilot with a penchant for dairy farming, but she’s also the 2016 Kirkland Fourth of July Q ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • DeKalb County marks the Fourth of July

    DeKALB5K Run/Walk and FireworksMonday: The DeKalb Park District will hold its inaugural Independence ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:16 pm
  • Stopgap measure has something for many groups

    DeKALB -- Class will start on time for DeKalb County's 17,000 schoolchildren, road projects will commence or continue, and local social service agenci ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Sycamore Bible campers pitch in with summer survival kits

    SYCAMORE – A group of vacation Bible school campers at Sycamore United Methodist Church got a special thank-you from the fire department after putting ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • DeKalb County Community Gardens seeks votes in online grant contest

    DeKalb County Community Gardens has been chosen as one of 76 community gardens in Canada and the United States to compete for a $15,000 grant.
    July 1, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Scholarship honors longtime KishHealth employee's service

    The Valley West Hospital Auxiliary honored former hospital employee Jana Kingston, a 21-year veteran, by awarding a special one-time $2,000 scholarshi ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Local group’s donation to KC Adult Ed makes impact

    In February, the Adult Education department at Kishwaukee College received a donation from a local philanthropic group, the DeKalb/Sycamore chapter of ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DHS student nominated for STEM conference

    Jessica Yaeger, a senior at DeKalb High School, was a delegate at the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Lowell, Massachusetts, June ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Elks award scholarships

    Sycamore Elks Lodge 1392 recently awarded scholarships totaling $2,500 to area students. Pictured (from left) are Exalted Ruler Bryan Ross, Valerie Hu ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Malta Lions hold fundraiser through SaferUSA

    The Malta Lions Club will host an Illinois Concealed Carry class fundraiser Aug. 13 and 14 at SaferUSA, 190 W. Lincoln St. in Waterman.
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Montessori holding open enrollment

    DeKalb Montessori House of Learning is holding open enrollment. Those interested are asked to call or stop in.
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
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