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  • Green thumb

    Holly Gresholdt of DeKalb is a retired teacher and she is still involved with educating the community.Gresholdt is a University of Illinois ...
    May 4, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • Looking Back for April 27, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOThe Conservation and Civic Improvement committee of the Woman’s club is having the property next to the Aurora waiting s ...
    May 4, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • St. Paul’s taking lobster orders

    St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 900 Normal Road in DeKalb is taking orders for its 47th annual Lobster Boil. Lobsters from the East Coast are s ...
    May 4, 2016 - 2:07 pm
  • Garden club plans plant sale

    The DeKalb Area Garden Club will hold its annual plant sale from 9 a.m. to 3 pm. Saturday, May 14, at the Gurler House, located at the corne ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • Sycamore Middle School names students of the month

    Sycamore Middle School has named its students of the month for March. The sixth-grade students are Miranda Baker, Nathan Lee, Olivia King an ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • St. Paul’s offers Prayers2Pass

    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will offer #Prayers2Pass, an interactive prayer event for the students, faculty, and staff of Northern Illinois ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:55 pm
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  • DeKalb chamber welcomes Athletico

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members, elected officials and staff congratulated Athletico Physical Therapy on its grand opening a ...
    May 4, 2016 - 2:04 pm
  • Money Smart Week kicks off

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff conducted a ribbon cutting with Kishwaukee United Way to kick off Money Smart Week ...
    May 4, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • Chamber kicks off Money Smart Week

    The Sycamore Chamber last week held a ribbon-cutting with Kishwaukee United Way to kick off Money Smart Week. Created by the Federal Reserve Bank of C ...
    May 4, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • Glidden Florist to celebrate 80 years of business

    DeKALB – Oscar Hansen has invited everyone – including President Barack Obama – to celebrate Glidden Florist's 80th anniversary April 30.
    April 27, 2016 - 3:38 pm
  • Sycamore chamber welcomes Athletico

    The Sycamore Chamber Ambassadors held a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the grand opening of Athletico. The business is located at 2337 Sycamore Road in D ...
    April 27, 2016 - 3:35 pm
  • Pilates Plus Unlimited welcomed to Sycamore

    The Sycamore Chamber Ambassadors hosted a ribbon-cutting to welcome Pilates Plus Unlimited to its new location at 437 W. State St. in Sycamore. Pilate ...
    April 27, 2016 - 3:36 pm
  • DeKalb Chamber welcomes Merry Maids

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate Merry Maids on its membership with the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce. Lo ...
    April 27, 2016 - 3:35 pm
  • Hoecherl receives award from General Motors

    Longtime DeKalb Sycamore Chevrolet Cadillac GMC salesman Tony Hoecherl has been named a Top 5 GMC Salesman for the Chicago Zone. The award recognizes ...
    April 20, 2016 - 9:21 am
  • Heartland opens banking museum in Genoa

    On March 29, the Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated the opening of the Heartland Bank and Trust Banking Museum at the Genoa branch at 327 W. Ma ...
    April 20, 2016 - 9:17 am
  • DeKalb Harley-Davidson welcomed

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members, elected officials and staff recently congratulated DeKalb Harley-Davidson on its membership ...
    April 20, 2016 - 8:48 am
  • Looking Back for April 27, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOThe Conservation and Civic Improvement committee of the Woman’s club is having t ...
    May 4, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • Looking Back for April 27, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO It has been discovered the last week that a great disaster has befallen DeKalb ...
    April 27, 2016 - 3:35 pm
  • Looking Back for April 20, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO The visit to Sycamore on January 26 last of John Shabbona, grandson of the famo ...
    April 20, 2016 - 8:47 am
  • Looking Back for April 13, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOWith about three and a half miles of cement state-aid road to be constructed, so ...
    April 13, 2016 - 11:31 am
  • Looking Back for April 6, 2016

    1916 ​​– 100 YEARS AGOThe army of fighters representing the milk producers ​​– full 100 strong ​​– b ...
    April 8, 2016 - 2:54 pm
  • Looking Back for March 30, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO Roy McAllister formerly of Kirkland, is visiting his mother, Mrs. A. L. Palmer, ...
    April 5, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • Looking Back for March 19, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOIt is reported over in the third ward in Sycamore – where there is always sure t ...
    March 22, 2016 - 3:24 pm
  • Looking Back: March 12, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOThe Chicago Great Western Railroad company has purchased 10,000 tons of new 85-p ...
    March 16, 2016 - 7:01 pm
  • Looking Back: March 9, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOFred Vanderbeek, local representative for the Fairbanks gasoline farm engine, wi ...
    March 9, 2016 - 12:50 pm
  • Looking Back: March 2, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOSome of the deeds recorded the last few days in this county would be astonishing ...
    March 1, 2016 - 1:53 pm
  • Green thumb

    Holly Gresholdt of DeKalb is a retired teacher and she is still involved with educating the community.
    May 4, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • Women Walk the World

    SYCAMORE – Mary Lu Strack of DeKalb believes strongly in helping the women of Tanzania. Instead of standing up and making a change, Strack will walk.
    April 27, 2016 - 3:35 pm
  • Helping cult victims

    SYCAMORE – Steve Guziec of Sycamore not only is a therapist and licensed professional counselor with Behavioral Health Providers P.C. in Sycamore, but ...
    April 22, 2016 - 8:48 am
  • Born to sew

    CLARE – Ever since she was a young girl, Carolyn McQuillan wanted to sew. When her grandmother and aunts sat around the table working on their sewing ...
    April 13, 2016 - 11:31 am
  • Structured speech

    Dan Van Haften of Batavia knows a lot about arguments, but not the kind that involve fighting or yelling.
    April 8, 2016 - 2:54 pm
  • Helping the planet

    DeKALB – Michelle Gibson doesn’t see herself as a superhero, even though it’s her job to help save the planet every day.
    April 5, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • Teacher in the Library

    DeKALB – Even though Marti Brown is a retired teacher, she is still devoted to helping DeKalb children learn and is involved with their education.
    March 22, 2016 - 3:24 pm
  • Concussion discussion

    DeKALB – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as many as 3.8 million sports and recreation-related concussions occur in the U. ...
    March 16, 2016 - 7:01 pm
  • Sweet hobby

    DeKALB – For Heath Johnson, sap from maple trees is more than syrup to be drizzled on pancakes. Johnson taps sugar maple trees to drink the sap, cook ...
    March 9, 2016 - 1:45 pm
  • Mentoring the 'Littles'

    DeKALB – Jenée Jeanblanc has four siblings – three that are biologically related and one that is not.
    March 1, 2016 - 1:53 pm
  • DEAN'S LIST

    Following is a list of local college students who were named to the dean's list for the fall semester.
    March 1, 2016 - 2:02 pm

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