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  • Flying high

    When other teenagers were learning how to drive and taking their drivers’ education tests, Dana Atkins of Sycamore received her pilot’s lice ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 11:45 am
  • Looking Back: Sept. 2, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGONotice is hereby given that the firm of Boies & Resch is this day dissolved by mutual consent, A. H. Resch retiring. The ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 11:46 am
  • Blacksmiths host hammer-in

    See how blacksmiths work by hand with red-hot steel to create graceful pieces of beauty and elegance at the Glidden Homestead.Starting at no ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:18 pm
  • Glad Tidings welcomes new pastor

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God in DeKalb welcomed its new pastor, the Rev. Brandon Arneson, his wife, Bethany, and his family on Aug. 2.The Ar ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Garden cooking class offered at hospital

    Jo Cessna, KishHealth Systems culinary instructor, will demonstrate the steps of making herbs last during a class in the new demonstration k ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Scout is collecting books for school as part of Eagle project

    Jared Bunge from Boy Scout Troop 2810 is conducting a book drive for the kindergarten through eighth grade reading levels to benefit the stu ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:27 pm
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  • Local floral designer receives industry designation

    Tiffany Burdick of The Petal Boutique in Sycamore was awarded the floral industry's Accredited in Floral Design designation and was inducted into the ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 1:31 pm
  • Ellwood Steak and Fish House grand opening

    DeKalb Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members and staff celebrate the grand opening of Ellwood Steak and Fish House with a ribbon cutting. The ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • The Gaming Goat moves

    DeKalb Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members and staff recently congratulated The Gaming Goat on its new location at 229 E. Lincoln Highway, ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Dental Fields welcomed to DeKalb

    DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and dtaff congratulated Dental Fields on its grand opening at 2235 Sycamore Road in DeKalb. Dent ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • KishHealth System Joint Center Ranked No. 1

    KishHealth System Joint Center is ranked No. 1 by Stryker Performance Solutions/Marshall Steele in two important areas of joint replacement success.
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Medical director named at sleep disorder center

    Dr. Naishadh Brahmbhatt has been named medical director of the KishHealth System Sleep Disorder Center.
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:21 am
  • Ovation Performing Arts Studio opens

    The Sycamore Chamber of Commerce ambassadors celebrated the opening of Ovation Performing Arts Studio with a ribbon-cutting. The studio offers ballet, ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Neurosurgeon joins Midwest Orthopaedic Institute

    Neurosurgeon Mohammad Shukairy has joined Midwest Orthopaedic Institute.Dr. Shukairy specializes in ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 2:28 pm
  • Radiant Dermatology welcomed

    The Sycamore Chamber Ambassadors welcomed Radiant Dermatology recently with a ribbon cutting. Dr. Amanda Friedrichs' practice specializes in the diagn ...
    July 28, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Energize Fitness celebrates opening

    A ribbon-cutting was held recently by the Sycamore Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors to help celebrate the opening of Energize Fitness. The business pro ...
    July 28, 2015 - 3:01 pm
  • Looking Back: Sept. 2, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGONotice is hereby given that the firm of Boies & Resch is this day dissolved by m ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 11:46 am
  • Looking Back: Aug. 26, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGOThe Chicago & North Western railroad has a new weed killer at work along the lin ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 10:47 am
  • Looking Back: Aug. 19, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGOSycamore has more money invested in automobiles than any other township in DeKal ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:13 am
  • Looking Back: Aug. 12, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGOThe usual large number of Sycamore people will take advantage of the opportunity ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Looking Back: Aug. 5, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGOEven to this day, several years after Sycamore’s system of ornamental group ligh ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 2:21 pm
  • Looking Back: July 29, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGOTuesday evening 19 gentlemen called at the home of C. O. Johnson on East High St ...
    July 28, 2015 - 2:48 pm
  • Looking Back: July 22, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGOUnder the direction of the DeKalb Commercial club a petition was circulated and ...
    July 21, 2015 - 2:30 pm
  • Looking Back: July 15, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGOThe poorest main-traveled road reaching Sycamore is the road known as the State ...
    July 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: July 8, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGOThe building known as the Coolidge school house, one mile south and one mile eas ...
    July 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: July 1, 2015

    1915 – 100 YEARS AGOThe best article in the current issue of that well-edited magazine, “The Maize,” ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • Flying high

    When other teenagers were learning how to drive and taking their drivers’ education tests, Dana Atkins of Sycamore received her pilot’s license.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 11:45 am
  • Ready for Corn Fest

    DeKALB – When Melissa Butts of Tampico was a little girl growing up in DeKalb, she attended the DeKalb Corn Fest every year with her family.
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 10:46 am
  • First day of school

    KINGSTON – The hallways at Kingston Grade School are decorated with monkeys and a rainforest canopy. The elementary school’s back-to-school theme is “ ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:06 am
  • A grand champion

    GENOA – Eighteen-year-old Bridget Halat of Genoa has been showing pigs since she was 5 years old.For ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:13 am
  • Story of survival

    SOMONAUK – Joan Aubele of Somonauk is living proof that miracles happen today, not only during the time of Joan of Arc.
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Preserving Ellwood history

    DeKALB – When Brian Reis toured the Ellwood House Museum during a museum studies class, he never thought he would one day be in charge of it.
    July 28, 2015 - 2:47 pm
  • Improving the quality of life in Kingston

    KINGSTON – Lana Haines loves Kingston.Although it’s a village of only 1,160 people, Haines said she ...
    July 28, 2015 - 3:04 pm
  • Fashion sense draws Peterson to New York

    When Maddie Peterson was a little girl, she dreamed of one day living in New York City. Now, she lives in the Big Apple and is one of the producers an ...
    July 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • A natural hobby

    SYCAMORE – Along a quiet street in Sycamore, Marilyn Stromborg’s garden sticks out – in a good way. ...
    July 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Planning the Fourth

    KIRKLAND – Amy Polzin loves festivals. She loves the food, the entertainment and the friends she meets, both new and old.
    July 7, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • SMS names third quarter honor roll

    SYCAMORE – The following students were named to the honor roll at Sycamore Middle School for the third quarter of the 2014-15 school year.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 1:24 pm
  • SMS names third quarter high honor roll

    SYCAMORE – The following students were named to the high honor roll at Sycamore Middle School for the third quarter of the 2014-15 school year.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 1:24 pm
  • Williams receives Interfaith award

    DeKalb High School graduating senior Endashwa Williams received the DeKalb Interfaith Network for Peace and Justice $2,000 Peace and Justice Award at ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 11:06 am

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