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  • Huskie athletes honor former AD

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University student-athletes from all 17 sports will honor the memory of iconic former director of athletics Robert J. Brigh ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:36 am
  • Made with Love: Senior needleworkers make piles of crafts, then give them away

    DeKALB – For two hours every Monday afternoon, a small group of local women sits around a large table at the Family Service Agency of DeKalb County De ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • Rabid bat found in DeKalb home

    DeKALB – The DeKalb County Health Department confirms its first rabid bat of the year was found Aug. 19 in a home in DeKalb.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 2:22 pm
  • KishHealth recognizes outstanding physicians

    KishHealth System recently honored three members of its medical staff with Acclaimed Physicians Awards for 2014. Many doctors were nominated by their ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Kiwanis expands Corn Fest menu

    DeKalb Kiwanis will debut an expanded menu at its Corn Fest booth this year as well as a Family Day Deal on Friday.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Garden class series starts with care of lilies

    SYCAMORE – Registration is open for the fall series of the University of Illinois Extension’s Four Seasons Gardening program. Taught by University of ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Second City brings legendary comedy troupe to NIU

    DeKALB – Chicago comedy powerhouse The Second City is opening up its vaults to celebrate 55 years of laughter. The NIU Convocation Center will welcome ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Aviation students receive scholarships

    DeKALB – The Chicago Area Business Aviation Association (CABAA) just announced that scholarships in the amount of $4,000 each went to two local aviati ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • History lecture on little-known Civil War trivia

    SYCAMORE – To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the Sycamore History Museum is providing an opportunity for people to discover some ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Art league hosts demo by pastel artist

    SYCAMORE – Kishwaukee Valley Art League will host a demonstration of artistry by Pamela Hamilton at its Sept. 4 meeting.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Pumpkin Festival names parade marshal, festival friend

    SYCAMORE – Jerry Malmassari is looking forward to seeing children drop off their decorated pumpkins on the courthouse lawn in October, tilting and tur ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Financial Peace University provides hope

    Nearly 2.5 million families have positively changed their financial future through Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Church plans salad supper

    Bethlehem Lutheran Church invites women in the area to attend the annual Women’s Fall Salad Supper at 6 p.m. Sept. 2.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Celebration Chorale seeking new singers

    Calling all singers! The Celebration Chorale will begin practices for the Christmas Cantata, “Christmas is Coming, Sing for Joy.”
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore farm stand sales benefit Feed'em Soup

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore farmer Ben Drake considered closing down his sweet corn fundraiser for the Feed'em Soup Community Project last weekend before busi ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
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