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  • FVOAS will host 'Meet Me at the Fair'

    Fox Valley Older Adult Services (FVOAS) with the Sandwich Fair Association will once again host "Meet Me at the Fair."
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • BSA Troop 16 attends summer camp

    Twenty-two scouts and numerous adults from Troop 16, chartered by the Federated Church in Sycamore, made their annual trek to Tesomas Summer Camp in R ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KishHealth System Hospice offers volunteer training

    KishHealth System Hospice will offer a volunteer orientation and training class at the KishHealth System Hospice office, 2727 Sycamore Road, suite 1B, ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • WNIJ announces ‘Flash Fiction,’ a new short story contest

    WNIJ 89.5 FM invites everyone to submit a short story to the Flash Fiction Contest. The contest, hosted by Dan Klefstad, will air interviews with the ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • DeKalb County incubator's new tenants ready to grow

    DeKALB – A writer, technical artist, head of an award-winning local nonprofit organization and an attorney make up the first crop of tenants at DeKalb ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Girls on the Run donates to Hope Haven

    Students in the Southeast Elementary School Girls on the Run program in Sycamore donated the proceeds from their bake sale to Hope Haven.
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Dorothy’s Diamonds donates to senior center

    Dorothy Lockard, owner of Dorothy's Diamonds in Creston, donates trip proceeds to area nonprofit organizations. Lockard recently donated to the floori ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Somonauk-Leland-Sandwich FFA recognized at state convention

    Twenty-five members of the Somonauk-Leland-Sandwich FFA Chapter traveled to Springfield for the 88th annual State FFA Convention held June 14 to 16.
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Local runners take on Savage Race

    Several members of Moose(L)-Up Redemption Club recently participated in the Savage Race in Spring Valley. The 6.5-mile obstacle course race included r ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • St. Paul’s offers 'Just As I Am' class

    Kristen Lash, an active member of Westminster Presbyterian Church, a library specialist at Northern Illinois University, and a candidate for graduatio ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bishop Emeritus Doran of the Diocese of Rockford dies

    Thomas G. Doran, Bishop Emeritus of the Catholic Diocese of Rockford, died Thursday at his home.Dora ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Gas prices on upswing for Labor Day

    ​Gas prices are expected to be on the rise as usual for Labor Day weekend, but nevertheless drivers nationwide are paying 27 cents less than they did ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Malta's library makeover

    MALTA – There wasn’t enough money to pay for renovating the old Malta Township Public Library building nine years ago when the addition was put on, bu ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • Ellwood House schedules Wine on the Terrace

    The Ellwood House Association will host Wine on the Terrace from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10.Inbo ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bookworms rejoice at opening of Book World in DeKalb

    DeKALB – A customer walked into the grand opening of a local bookstore Wednesday and shouted "hallelujah," prompting several others to respond by clap ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 9:08 am
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