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  • Offering support for those with Parkinson's

    In his first inauguration address, Franklin D. Roosevelt uttered the memorable line, “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”Carol R ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:54 pm
  • Looking Back: June 2, 2015

    1890 – 125 Years AgoComplaint is made of the open ditch at the east of the pike near the soap factory in Sycamore. It is a nuisance and step ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:57 pm
  • Malta Days Festival begins Friday

    The summer festival season kicks off this weekend with the 10th annual Malta Days Festival, held Friday through Sunday five miles west of De ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:55 pm
  • Garden railroads combine popular hobbies

    Looking for a new idea for your garden? Have you heard about railroad gardens? This activity combines two popular hobbies: model trains and ...
    UPDATED: June 3, 2015 - 10:08 am
  • Hinckley Elementary students take a walk into history

    Second-graders from Hinckley Elementary School went for a walk downtown recently, stopping for story time at the Township Library, then lunc ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • Poppy posters

    Each year, students from Genoa-Kingston Middle School submite poppy posters to the American Legion Auxilary for the Memorial Day celebration ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:57 pm
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  • New turf design for Brigham Field revealed

    DeKALB – The big reveal has finally come, and the cornstalks didn’t make the cut. After a successful ...
    June 2, 2015 - 1:32 pm
  • ​BSA Troop 16 Pancake Breakfast

    Boy Scout Troop 16, chartered by Federated Church in Sycamore, recently hosted a pancake breakfast for the staff and members of the church to show the ...
    June 2, 2015 - 1:28 pm
  • Dorothy's Diamonds back from NYC

    Dorothy's Diamonds recently visited New York City. Included was a tour of Statue Island, Ellis Island, the 911 Memorial and Museum, Central Park, Time ...
    June 2, 2015 - 1:26 pm
  • IN UNIFORM

    Bjornson graduates from combat trainingArmy Pfc. Aaron J. Bjornson has graduated from basic combat t ...
    June 2, 2015 - 1:26 pm
  • Summer sewing and baking classes offered in Sycamore

    Find a new hobby or improve a skill you already have this summer by participating in 4-H classes on baking or sewing. You do not have to be in 4-H in ...
    June 2, 2015 - 1:13 pm
  • ‘One Building, Many Stories’ during summer reading

    The DeKalb Public Library’s summer reading program for children, teens and adults kicks off Monday, June 8, featuring the construction themed “One Bui ...
    June 2, 2015 - 1:03 pm
  • Poppy posters

    Each year, students from Genoa-Kingston Middle School submite poppy posters to the American Legion Auxilary for the Memorial Day celebration at the Ge ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:57 pm
  • Hinckley Elementary students take a walk into history

    Second-graders from Hinckley Elementary School went for a walk downtown recently, stopping for story time at the Township Library, then lunch at Dairy ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • KishHealth in talks with Northwestern

    DeKALB – KishHealth System, DeKalb County’s largest private employer, is in talks with Northwestern Memorial HealthCare that could end with the local ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:52 pm
  • From asparagus to zucchini

    Rose Ehorn of Genoa often buys fresh vegetables for side dishes and appetizers. This week she bought green onions, green beans and asparagus at the Ge ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:48 pm
  • Upstream Investments welcomed

    The Sycamore Chamber Ambassadors recently held a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the opening of Upstream Investments. The business is located at 352 1/2 W ...
    June 2, 2015 - 1:31 pm
  • Luxe Salon welcomed

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate Luxe Salon on the opening of its new salon at 352 W. State St. in Syc ...
    June 2, 2015 - 1:27 pm
  • KishHealth in talks with Northwestern

    DeKALB – KishHealth System, DeKalb County’s largest private employer, is in talks with Northwestern Memorial HealthCare that could end with the local ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:52 pm
  • Fairview Mausoleum honored

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate Fairview Park Cemetery, 1600 S. First St. in DeKalb, on the opening a ...
    May 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Olson releases second edition of book

    Ken Olson, physical therapist at Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists, recently completed the second edition of his book, "Manual Physical Ther ...
    May 26, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • RE/MAX associates saluted for sales achievements

    Rorry Heide and Dorothy Hitzeroth, broker associates at RE/MAX Experience, 1430 DeKalb Ave. in Sycamore, recently were named to the RE/MAX Executive C ...
    May 19, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Genoa RE/MAX associates saluted for sales achievement

    Broker associates at RE/MAX Classic Real Estate, 514 E. Main St. in Genoa, recently received special recognition from the RE/MAX Northern Illinois reg ...
    May 19, 2015 - 12:36 pm
  • Glidden Flowers and Glidden World Gifts

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    May 19, 2015 - 12:26 pm
  • Upstream Investments welcomed

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    May 19, 2015 - 12:26 pm
  • Brad Manning Ford celebrates expansion

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members and staff, along with Mayor John Rey congratulated Brad Manning Ford on the expansion of its ...
    May 12, 2015 - 1:44 pm
  • Looking Back: June 2, 2015

    1890 – 125 Years AgoComplaint is made of the open ditch at the east of the pike near the soap factor ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:57 pm
  • Looking Back: May 27, 2015

    1990 – 25 YEARS AGOThe National Bank and Trust Co. of Sycamore will celebrate the grand opening of i ...
    May 26, 2015 - 2:06 pm
  • Looking Back: May 20, 2015

    50 Years Ago – 1965A large barn containing about 10 tons of hay and a large load of soybeans, belong ...
    May 19, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Looking Back: May 13, 2015

    125 YEARS AGO – 1890A number of Sycamore capitalists will invest in Chicago real estate for a specul ...
    May 12, 2015 - 1:41 pm
  • Looking Back: May 6, 2015

    100 YEARS AGO – 1915There have been sold to date since August 1 last 300,000 Ford automobiles, which ...
    May 5, 2015 - 1:54 pm
  • Looking Back: April 29, 2015

    130 YEARS AGOApril 29, 1855Nellie Kenyon, an eleven years old daughter of Stacy P. Kenyon of this pl ...
    April 28, 2015 - 1:39 pm
  • Looking Back: April 22, 2015

    125 YEARS AGOApril 22, 1890The lightning killed a horse for Bradley Doane, at Cortland, during the s ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back for April 15, 2015

    125 YEARS AGOApril 16, 1890John King was elected president ot the village board of Cortland ; hence ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back for April 8, 2015

    125 YEARS AGOApril 9, 1890Although a number of new residences have been recently built in Sycamore, ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:46 am
  • Looking Back for April 1, 2015

    125 YEARS AGO April 2, 1890 David Condon has sold his house and lot on west State Street, where he h ...
    April 1, 2015 - 1:14 pm
  • Offering support for those with Parkinson's

    In his first inauguration address, Franklin D. Roosevelt uttered the memorable line, “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”
    June 2, 2015 - 12:54 pm
  • A mission adventure

    DeKALB – When most college graduates are thinking about settling down, buying a house and car, 23-year-old Allison Anderson of DeKalb is packing her b ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:58 pm
  • Playing music is his life career

    DeKALB – While most high school seniors are just starting to plan their last summer vacation before college or trade schools, DeKalb High School gradu ...
    May 19, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Trekking to the North Pole

    When thinking of the North Pole, visions of ice-covered water, polar bears and Santa Claus first come to mind. But when Eric Lillstrom of Chicago envi ...
    May 14, 2015 - 1:37 pm
  • The right dress for that special day

    DeKALB – Growing up, Dawn Caltagerone loved playing dress up with Barbies.Caltagerone still gets to ...
    May 5, 2015 - 1:53 pm
  • Talking to victims

    DeKALB – Sarah Slavenas is paid to talk to people.Part of her job includes giving presentations at D ...
    April 28, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • For the love of singing

    Peggy Safford of Sycamore loves to sing. She has been singing for as long as she can remember, probably not long after uttering her first words.
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Helping clothe the community

    Joan Metzger of DeKalb was looking for a volunteer position that allowed her to help out in the community, but she didn’t want the spotlight to always ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Technology in today's world

    MALTA – How-to directions and technical drawings come in handy when trying to assemble furniture from IKEA. People who know computer-aided design (CAD ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:52 am
  • Living by the golden rule

    Some people live according to their own personal rules and codes of honor. But Thomas May lives his life according to one rule in particular: the gold ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am

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