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  • G-K middle schoolers learn about 9/11

    GENOA – For the 13th year in a row, Genoa-Kingston Middle School teachers took time to teach their students the importance of 9/11 and how it changed ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • Sycamore water department to continue flushing fire hydrants through Sept. 25

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Water Department will flush fire hydrants between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Anyone living or working in the area where ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Vaccine clinics gearing up for flu season

    “The flu ends with U.”That’s the motto of the influenza prevention campaign being launched by the De ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • Kids clean up city

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore children will have the opportunity to help spruce up their town before the Pumpkin Festival.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:52 am
  • Trading ice buckets for skin ink

    DeKALB – Nicholas Misitano wanted to give something back to the community.“DeKalb has been really go ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:53 am
  • Dogs a rapt audience for young readers

    William Akst, 8, of Sycamore loves going to the library, and Wednesday is his favorite day to go.On ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Fruits of labor: Community gardens plants county's first community orchard

    On a chilly Saturday morning, many people choose to sleep in and keep warm.Amanda Durik of DeKalb is ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:45 am
  • Police enforcing railroad laws for rail safety week

    DeKALB – To promote railroad safety awareness and education, the DeKalb Police Department is participating in Illinois Rail Safety Week, Sept. 14-20.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • Township cuts ribbon on renovated building

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    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb airport to receive state construction funds

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport will receive funds for construction as part of Gov. Pat Quinn’s investments for state airport improvement ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa church offers classes in becoming Catholic

    GENOA – The Rite of Christian Initiation ( RCIA) is for adults and teens baptized and unbaptized who are interested in becoming Catholic. It is also f ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore to flush fire hydrants

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Water Department will flush fire hydrants for the next two weeks. All hydrants will be flushed between the hours of 9:30 a.m. ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Society aims to save Annie Glidden’s house

    DeKALB – A new society has formed to save the 113-year-old farmstead and carriage house that once belonged to DeKalb icon Annie Glidden.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Registration now open for strength and balance class

    DeKALB – Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists is registering participants for the Strength and Stability Class and Advanced Core & Stability Cl ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Historical markers celebrate ag innovations

    DeKALB – On Monday, the DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association (DAAHA) dedicated an historical marker commemorating the first DeKalb Brand hybr ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:40 pm
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