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  • Be prepared for an emergency

    he DeKalb County Health Department reminds residents that this is a good time to prepare for unexpected events by assembling an emergency supply kit f ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Lions learn about Sycamore park board plans

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore Lions Club members learned about the Sycamore Park District’s Vision 20/20 at a recent meeting. Park director Dan Gibble and board ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Auditions set for ‘9 to 5: The Musical’

    DeKALB – Stage Coach Players will hold auditions for “9 to 5: The Musical” Oct. 4-6 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 511 Russell Road in DeKalb. Auditions ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hampton Inn celebrates with ribbon cutting

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    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • First Baptist Church celebrates 170th anniversary

    DeKALB – The First Baptist Church of DeKalb was the first church organized in DeKalb. It was started by 10 people who signed the documents officially ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Make cider at history museum fall festival

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore History Museum’s Fall Festival, at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, will offer visitors the chance to step into the past and make old-fash ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Reports of substance abuse by eighth graders declining

    October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month. This observance focuses on the role substance abuse prevention plays in promoting safe and healt ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Program to build ethical business leaders

    DeKALB – During the week of Oct. 6, Northern Illinois University’s College of Business will host its fourth annual ethics education event, “BELIEF Wee ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hydroponics for home gardening covered in workshop

    SYCAMORE – The fall series of University of Illinois Extension’s Four Seasons Gardening program, which focuses on environmental stewardship and backya ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Digital images inspired by fiber arts

    DeKALB – From Oct. 5 through Nov. 8, “Dreams Caught,” an exhibition of original digital visual art compositions by local DeKalb artist Renie B. Adams, ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • A good time to take a drive

    The first time Brett Goff ever drove, he was working on a neighbor’s farm and was told to drive a tractor about three miles. He was 12 years old.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Free dance week at Performing Arts Academy

    SYCAMORE – The Performing Arts Academy will present a free dance week from Oct. 6-11. The dance school, at 504 N. Main St. in Sycamore and 425 Lincoln ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Muddy challenge run a family affair

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    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Group photo to mark Star Worlds’ 30th anniversary

    DeKALB – Star Worlds Arcade, a member of the International Registry of Historic Video Game Arcades, is getting ready to celebrate 30 years in business ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fall is here; watch out for deer

    Fall is here, a time for football, falling leaves and deer-vs.-car accidents.A news release issued b ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
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