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  • Jones achieves Eagle Scout rank

    David Jones, a member of Boy Scout Troop 16 chartered by Federated Church in Sycamore, was recently awarded the Eagle Rank, the highest award achievab ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:05 am
  • History lecture on Civil War casualties and prisons

    SYCAMORE – The Fourth of July is when we celebrate our country’s independence. In the 1860s, however, it did not look like the whole country would cel ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:03 am
  • Maple Park winery to open restaurant in downtown Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Mediteranean cuisine may be out, but Italian food and locally produced wine are in store for downtown Sycamore.
    June 24, 2014 - 7:03 am
  • KishHealth honors longtime employees

    DeKALB –  KishHealth System recognized employees for years of service at the 12th annual Employee Recognition Banquet. Donna Hall and Andrea White wer ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Students and Master Gardeners work to beautify DeKalb

    DeKalb County Master Gardeners and some DeKalb High School students recently put their green thumbs to work to beautify downtown DeKalb.
    June 24, 2014 - 7:01 am
  • Local Methodists recognized in fight against malaria

    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Farmers market lets patrons pay what they can

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Community Gardens is partnering with the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church to offer a unique neighborhood market. Beginning June 28, ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore pastor gets more than sun out of South American vacations

    Most people would spend their vacations in Belize lying on the beach or snorkeling near the coral reef, but not Robert Weinhold.
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: June 25, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOJune 26, 1889Bicycles are becoming numerous on our thoroughfares.The local strawberry c ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sports camps under way at DHS

    DeKALB – It may not seem like it from the thermometer outside, but it's basketball season inside DeKalb High School this week.
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • First Baptist Church offers day camp in July

    For the 38th year, First Baptist Church of DeKalb invites local children to Vacation Bible School Day Camp. 
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Drum and bugle corps Tour of Champions returns to NIU

    DeKALB – At 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 13, Northern Illinois University and Huskie Stadium will once again play host to the Drum Corps Tour of Champions. ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb teens present on tobacco-free parks

    DeKALB – Teens from the DeKalb High School chapter of Reality Illinois, a statewide tobacco prevention program, attended the DeKalb Park District Boar ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Grants put teens to work

    Teens will have an opportunity to learn important job skills, be paid for their work, and help provide summer recreational and conservation experience ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb gallery exhibits world war posters and propaganda

    DeKALB – “Art from the Great Wars,” an exhibition of original art and significant posters from World War I and World II from the collection of John Wr ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:00 am
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