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  • Volunteer at Pay-It-Forward House

    Pay-It-Forward House will hold a volunteer orientation session from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday.Pay-It-For ...
    July 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Teen shoots his first hole-in-one at Sycamore youth tournament

    SYCAMORE - David Schmitt wasn’t sure what had happened at first. It wasn't until he approached the green on hole No. 10 at the Sycamore Golf Club that ...
    July 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Retired pros give kids baseball pointers

    SYCAMORE – For Amy Henning, last weekend’s baseball clinic was like Disneyland.A self-proclaimed “ba ...
    July 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Town Crier events for July 23-Aug. 6

    CORTLAND Crochet Class Time: 6:30 p.m. Date: Wednesday, July 23 Place: Cortland Community Library, 6 ...
    July 21, 2014 - 5:36 pm
  • Car show weekend turns back the clock – and calendar – in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – The 1950s are making a comeback in Sycamore during Turning Back Time Weekend, July 25 through 27. Hop into your vintage ride and cruise ove ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • Blumen Gardens part of Sycamore for 25 years

    SYCAMORE – Joel Barczak has learned a lot over the past 25 years as the owner of Blumen Gardens, 403 Edward St., Sycamore.
    July 21, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • ‘Reno 911!’ comedian Nick Swardson to perform at the Egyptian

    Nick Swardson, best known for his recurring role as Terry Bernadino in the comedy series "Reno 911!," will bring his "Taste It" tour to the Egyptian T ...
    July 21, 2014 - 5:33 pm
  • From basketball to bagels

    SYCAMORE - If someone were to write a biography of Shawn Thrower, it might be titled, “From Baskets to Bagels, Aguirre to McCartney.” Whether he’s pla ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Genoa women research history of YMCA and George Williams College

    GENOA Rita Yerkes and Wilma Miranda wanted to discover the history of a noted college and explore the role the YMCA played in the college's developmen ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:50 pm
  • Looking Back: July 23, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOJuly 24, 1889Burglars entered the residence of Judge Lowell on Monday and decamped with ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Genoa grad awarded Palmer music scholarship

    Katelyn Thurlby of Genoa is the 2014 award recipient of the Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship, administered by the DeKalb County Community Fou ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Scouts earn badges, reenact historic battle

    During the Fourth of July week, DeKalb Boy Scout Troop 4 earned badges, escaped torrential weather and reenacted the Battle of Long Island.
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Rotary inducts new officers

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    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Troop 2810 attends Canyon Camp

    Boy Scout Troop 2810, chartered out of Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore, traveled to Canyon Camp in Stockton for summer camp from June 29 through Jul ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 19th century toys, games in historic playhouse

    rom 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Saturday, kids of all ages and their families are invited to the Ellwood House Museum, 509 N. First St. in DeKalb, to ...
    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
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