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  • Free weekly workshops reduce fall risk

    DeKALB – Have you turned down a chance to go out with family or friends because you were concerned about falling? Have you cut down on a favorite acti ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Concert raises school supplies for needy kids

    DeKALB – Several baskets of school supplies and backpacks were collected at the sixth annual Country Music Show to Collect School Supplies on July 20 ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:05 am
  • Editor's Note: Scavenger hunt honors young man's sense of adventure

    This is not a happy story. But sometimes stories with an unhappy beginning can have a hopeful ending.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Student prints on display at gallery

    DeKALB – "Kishwaukee College Student Prints”, an exhibition of photographs, monotypes and relief prints by Kishwaukee College students, will be on dis ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Mini quilt show a preview for larger fall show

    DeKALB – The DeKalb County Quilters Guild will host “A Mini Quilt Show,” highlighting the work of DeKalb County Quilters Guild, at the DeKalb Area Wom ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Beach party celebrates the end of summer reading

    SYCAMORE – Evelyn Lorence, the head of youth and teen services at the Sycamore Public Library, wanted to do something different for this year’s summer ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Looking Back: August 6, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 9, 1899About the item going the rounds in the papers that the 17-year locusts wi ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Retiring police chief's past includes Olympic security, international detail

    SYCAMORE – From breaking up bar fights to investigating human rights violations in Bosnia, Don Thomas has seen a lot in his 40-year law enforcement ca ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Genoa groomer wins prestigious groomer of the year award

    Lisa Leady of Genoa was presented with the Mobile Groomer of the Year Award at the Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Awards, the competitive dog g ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Sycamore student's art 'brightens everybody's day'

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore High School senior Keegan Callahan has been spending Wednesday nights all summer painting at the Sycamore police station.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • Motor home sale to help DeKalb homeless shelter

    DeKALB – Diane Nilan has spent her adult life helping the homeless. Now, she is trying to help a DeKalb County homeless shelter – by selling her own m ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • First Congregational seeks furniture for sale

    First Congregational United Church of Christ, 615 N. First St. in DeKalb, is looking for gently used furniture for its sale to benefit local nonprofit ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 'Share the Talent' at St. John's Church

    St. John’s Church in Creston held its annual ice cream social and “Share the Talent” night on July 20. Many parishoners performed to the delight of al ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Five-state yard sale along the Lincoln Highway

    The Annual Lincoln Highway Buy-Way Yardsale is back, and anyone with a yard, garage, or sidewalk in towns near the Lincoln Highway is welcome to parti ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Keicher appointed to national board

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore State Farm Agent Jeff Keicher, CLU ChFC CPCU, has been appointed as the National Committeeman for the National Association of Insu ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
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