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  • Climate scientist to give ‘optimistic’ energy lecture at NIU

    DeKALB – Scientist Richard Alley, one of the most famous climate scientists of our time, will visit Northern Illinois University on Friday, Oct. 17, t ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Northern Rehab welcomes two massage therapists

    Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists welcomed two new massage therapists to its practices in DeKalb and Genoa.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee Concert Band opens its season

    DeKALB – The Kishwaukee Concert Band will open its 13th season with a concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19 in Boutell Memorial Concert Hall. The concert ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Seats open on DeKalb Park District board

    Two six year terms, ending in 2021, on the DeKalb Park District Board of Commissioners will be up for election on April 7, 2015. Anyone interested in ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Oct. 15, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOOctober 16, 1889A herd of four buffalo, a gift to the government by Dr. V.T. McGillicud ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • October is Disability Employment month

    RAMP is participating in National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an annual awareness campaign that takes place each October. The purpose of Na ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fire prevention at West Elementary

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    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Anthropology museum hosts real-life ‘Bones’

    DeKALB – Before her real-life experiences captivated audiences of Fox’s hit television show “Bones,” Kathy Reichs shared her knowledge of anthropology ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Orchestra supporters kick off season

    DeKALB – On Sept. 21, the Kishwaukee Symphony Associates kicked off its 11th annual KSO Season Preview event as part of its membership drive for the K ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • STEMfest makes math cool and science fun

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University’s annual STEMfest will wow visitors of all ages at NIU’s Convocation Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Trick-or-treat kicks off Pumpkin Fest

    SYCAMORE – Discover Sycamore presents the Downtown Trick-or-Treat from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22. This free, community event features candy an ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Local artisans raise funds for hospital auxiliary

    DeKALB – The Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual Artisan Market from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, in the Kishwaukee Hospital Rober ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Badminton offered at the park district

    DeKALB - The DeKalb Park District is taking registration for co-ed recreational badminton programs. The junior high level program is for children in s ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Breast cancer risk can be reduced with lifestyle changes

    October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. DeKalb County Public Health Administrator Jane Lux said that although breast cancer screening canno ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Poll: People underestimate fire’s speed

    The American Red Cross announced a new campaign in the Greater Chicago Region and across the country to reduce deaths and injuries from home fires by ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you prefer packaged or homemade Halloween costumes?
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