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  • Liquor store opens U-Haul dealership in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – County Liquors in Sycamore has partnered with U-Haul to provide U-Haul products and services.
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • SHS hosts Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore High School Band had the chance to interact with the Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps when it was in the area to perform at th ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fire department to get new truck with grant

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Fire Department has received a federal grant of $384,750 for the purchase of a new fire engine through the Department of Homel ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Teens teach campers to make nutritious snacks

    DeKALB – University of Illinois Extension and the DeKalb Park District’s Camp Maple Leaf collaborated to offer 4-H Food Smart Families Summer Cooking ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Police seek leads in theft of fishing gear

    GENOA – Crime Stoppers and the Genoa Police Department are seeking the public’s help in solving a residential burglary.
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • The daily life of a Civil War soldier explored at talk

    SYCAMORE – The Civil War impacted our country on a grand scale, but have you ever wondered what the daily life of the Civil War soldier was like? As p ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU, city partner on window decals

    DeKALB – For the second consecutive fall, Northern Illinois University and the City of DeKalb have partnered to display window clings at DeKalb busine ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • New or aspiring farmers invited to apply for educational program

    Aspiring Illinois farmers, new growers with less than five years’ experience, commodity farmers interested in diversifying to include fruit or vegetab ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • LEGO robotics club gears up for new season

    Natural disasters are not something that most boys ages 9 through 12 think about on a regular basis. However, five local boys have been very focused o ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Youth counseling program gives back to forest preserves

    Throughout the month of July, a group of youth involved with Adventure Works built benches at three DeKalb County forest preserves: South Branch Prair ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sports bus trips dwindling, but still a good time

    Bernice Bradley was having a good time cheering, chanting, and joking with everyone around her, even the soda pop vendors.
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Town Crier events for July 30-Aug. 13

    CORTLAND Crochet Class Time: 6:30 p.m. Date: Wednesday, July 30 Place: Cortland Community Library, 6 ...
    July 28, 2014 - 6:33 pm
  • Local students earn college degrees

    Messiah CollegeAbigail Roberts of DeKalb graduated from Messiah College at the spring 2014 commencem ...
    July 28, 2014 - 6:20 pm
  • Local students graduate from NIU

    The following local students graduated from Northern Illinois University in the spring 2014 commencement:
    July 28, 2014 - 6:21 pm
  • Physical therapist attends course on core strength

    Liza Piper, physical therapist at Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists’ Genoa clinic, recently attended a course in Milwaukee on CoreFirst Stra ...
    July 28, 2014 - 6:13 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What do you think of bus trips to sporting events?
    I'd go; it's easier than driving
    No thanks; I don't want to ride to the game with a busload of strangers