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  • Blumen Gardens donates to C.L.E.A.N.

    Provided photoBlumen Gardens customers helped raise money for the DeKalb County Drug Court (C.L.E.A. ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:26 am
  • Sycamore teen featured in state fair auction

    SYCAMORE — A 16-year-old Sycamore High School student who won an Illinois State Fair contest two years in a row for raising chickens is walking away w ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • Beverages a sneaky source of empty calories

    SYCAMORE – University of Illinois Extension nutrition and wellness educator Marilyn Csernus will present “Beverages: Empty Calories or Not?” from 1:30 ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:25 am
  • Oaken Acres moves forward with plans to construct eagle rehab cage

    SYCAMORE – When a local wildlife problem is brought to the attention of the staff at Oaken Acres Wildlife Center, staff try to find a solution, founde ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:25 am
  • Kids learn about gardens and history in summer museum visits

    SYCAMORE – This summer, in addition to going to the pool and playing with friends, children who participated in the Sycamore School District 427 OSCAR ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:25 am
  • Quilts of Valor displayed at open air market

    GENOA – Genoa Main Street will hold its fourth Open Air Market of the summer in the municipal parking lot from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:23 am
  • Sycamore block party rocks the block Saturday

    SYCAMORE – The 2014 Discover Sycamore Block Party is scheduled to take place from 4-11 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, in downtown Sycamore. This free day of ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • Health department thanks Kish for smoke-free efforts

    The DeKalb County Board of Health recognized KishHealth System for its collaboration with the health department on a comprehensive public health media ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • Youth mentor program plans second kids' cooking event

    SYCAMORE – Big Brothers Big Sisters of DeKalb County presents its second annual Cooking For Kids Sake fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 1, at St. Mary Hall ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • Scout troop recognized by state comptroller’s office

    Boy Scout Troop 40, based at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sycamore, received a service award at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield from Illinois St ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:19 am
  • Threshing bee marks 58th anniversary with steam power display

    SYCAMORE – The Northern Illinois’ Steam Power Club’s Steam Show and Threshing Bee was Aug. 14-17 at the Taylor Marshall Farm at 27707 Lukens Road, out ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • New TAILS director says shelter is 'in a great place'

    DeKALB – Michelle Groeper has only been on the job as TAILS Humane Society’s executive director for one month, but she’s no stranger to the DeKalb ani ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:15 am
  • Looking Back: Aug. 20, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 21, 1889John L. Sullivan got a sentence of one year in jail for prize fighting i ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:14 am
  • Mission trip brings teens closer to God and each other

    SYCAMORE – Tyler Hull knows he returned to Sycamore a different person than he was before he left for a mission trip in Montana.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Weapons to be restored to Civil War soldier statues

    SYCAMORE – The copper soldiers who stand guard on the DeKalb County Civil War monument in Sycamore will once again bear arms befitting their rank, if ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:56 am
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