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  • Healthy cooking with fresh vegetables a prelude to garden group meeting

    DeKALB – KishHealth System healthy culinary instructor Jo Cessna will give a presentation on cooking with fresh summer vegetables at 5:30 p.m. Monday, ...
    July 3, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Gardening program on creating children's gardens

    SYCAMORE – The Four Seasons Gardening program from University of Illinois Extension, continues with a session titled, "Starting a Youth Garden."
    June 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb band concert takes a trip to outer space

    The DeKalb Municipal Band’s summer concert series resumes at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Dee Palmer Band Shell at Hopkins Park, 1403 Sycamore Road. Soprano ...
    July 3, 2014 - 6:58 pm
  • Beauty queens to headline festival parade

    Miss Illinois 2014, Marisa Buchheit, will appear in the Kishwaukee Fest Parade of Queens on Friday, July 25, during Kishwaukee Fest of DeKalb County.
    June 1, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Kirkland alumni invited to Fourth of July open house

    KIRKLAND – The Kirkland-Hiawatha All-School ninth annual open house for alumni, former students and current and former faculty and staff will be from ...
    June 1, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Biking with Beanzie annual ride is Sunday

    Since 1999, about 6,000 bicyclists have traveled the Biking with Beanzie routes at least one, and many have ridden multiple times. The 15th annual rec ...
    July 7, 2014 - 12:05 pm
  • Sycamore church hosts drive-thru barbecue

    SYCAMORE – The Federated Church, 612 W. State St. in Sycamore, will host a drive-thru dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 11. The meal consists ...
    June 1, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • 2014 crop questions answered at research day

    SHABBONA – The Northern Illinois Agronomy Research Center will be hosting its summer Agronomy Day on Thursday, July 10 in Shabbona. Join University of ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore businesses combine for food drive

    The Merchants of Downtown Sycamore are hosting the third annual Out of School Food Drive July 8 to 12 to help build a better community by fighting hun ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb band gives patriotic salute at July 4 concert

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Municipal Band will present its 2014 Salute to Veterans at 8 p.m. Friday, July 4, at the Hopkins Park Dee Palmer Band Shell. This ...
    June 30, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Amelia Earhart presented in one-woman show

    BIG ROCK – “Never Lost: Amelia Earhart Before the Legend” will be presented at 7 p.m. July 10 at the Big Rock Community Building, Sixth and Madison in ...
    July 3, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • History scavenger hunt takes a closer look at downtown Sycamore

    SYCAMORE - Look up, look down, look all around downtown Sycamore. On Thursday, July 10, the Sycamore History Museum is sponsoring a scavenger hunt tha ...
    June 30, 2014 - 4:06 pm
  • Where to go for local fireworks displays

    Friday, July 4• Hopkins Park, DeKalbFood booths open at 2 p.m., and people are encouraged to picnic ...
    June 30, 2014 - 9:44 am
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