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  • St. Mary students head to state science fair

    Five students from St. Mary School in DeKalb will compete in the Illinois Junior Academy of Science State Competition on May 2. They are Katie Steimel ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Paul’s to offer Prayers2Pass

    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will offer #Prayers2Pass, an interactive prayer event for the students, faculty, and staff of Northern Illinois University ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lions present scholarship

    The Sycamore Lions Club presented the $1,000 Jack Schrout Memorial scholarship to Jacqueline Crystal, a nursing student at Kishwaukee College, on Marc ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • SMS Students of the Month

    Sycamore Middle School has named its Students of the Month for March. The sixth-grade students are Jimmy Romero, Zoe Zemanek, Fisher Ratliff, Lily Bic ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Castle Club plans trip to The Fireside

    Members of Castle Bank’s Castle Club are planning a trip to The Fireside in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, on June 24 for one of Wisconsin’s favorite shows ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Ready for planting

    On April 4, the Sycamore Lions Club gave away more than 500 packets of pumpkin seeds at the Sycamore Police Department’s Easter Egg Hunt in Sycamore P ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Donation to help buy hospital equipment

    Members of the Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary Board of Directors recently presented a check in the amount of $37,500 to the KishHealth System Foundatio ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Participants wanted for Memorial Day Parade

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce has opened registration for participants to walk in the Memorial Day Parade on May 25. 
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Pitching In: NIU students help the community and the Earth

    DeKALB – Instead of spending her Saturday morning sleeping in, Northern Illinois University junior Bernadette Chatman woke up early to help save the E ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kish College forensics continues strong season

    The Kishwaukee College Forensics team has had a solid spring season, preparing them for the upcoming Phi Rho Pi National Tournament in Cleveland this ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Girl Scout attends UN session on women

    Seventeen-year-old Stefany Veldhuizen of Sycamore was one of three girls who represented Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois as delegates in the United N ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lion technology grant

    Lion Clay Hansen and his daughter Stephannie Baccay explain her iPad Air II to Lion President Pete Springmire and the club members at the club's March ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore to flush fire hydrants

    SYCAMORE – The city of Sycamore Water Department will flush fire hydrants between April 13 and 23.Al ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • KSO to participate in Give Local DeKalb County

    On May 5, the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra will be one of the organizations participating in Give Local DeKalb County.
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb County hosting District Altrusa conference

    Leadership and growth is the overarching theme of a three-day conference planned for April 17-19, by the members of Altrusa International of DeKalb-Sy ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am