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  • DeKalb High School boys golf team honored

    The DeKalb School District recently honored the boys golf team. The team was Northern Illinois Big 12 East Division Conference Champs and Northern Ill ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:07 am
  • DeKalb tennis team member honored

    The DeKalb School Board recently honored tennis team member Mary Ellen Green. She earned all-conference honors after finishing third at the NIB 12 Tou ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 12:13 pm
  • Scouts visit Field Museum

    Boy Scout Troop 2810, chartered out of Salem Lutheran Church of Sycamore, recently spent the day at the Field Museum in Chicago. Part of the scout oat ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:05 am
  • Sycamore Lions recognized for service

    In January, International Lions District 1J Governor Bob Fowler recently visited a meeting of the Sycamore Lions. One reason for his visit was to pres ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:05 am
  • Creative Therapeutics holds free hip event

    Do you experience hip pain even though you’re a runner in great shape? Have you wondered why your hips bother you just getting out of your car? Are yo ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:01 am
  • Sycamore Jazz Band performs at The House

    The Sycamore High School Jazz Band Ensemble recently was invited to perform at The House Cafe in DeKalb.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:59 am
  • Community Action college scholarships available

    The DeKalb County Community Action Department and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity announce the 2016-2017 Community Servic ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:58 am
  • Great Backyard Bird Count scheduled for Feb. 12 to 15

    Do you enjoy watching birds? Would you like to help scientists? University of Illinois Extension Youth Educator Lisa Hepker invites citizens to partic ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:54 am
  • St. Paul’s invites community to Ash Wednesday services

    St. Paul’s invites the community to its traditional Ash Wednesday services with Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes at 8 a.m. (spoken service) and ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:51 am
  • NIU Theatre presents Tom Stoppard’s ‘The Real Thing’

    Tony Award-winning playwright Tom Stoppard ambitiously examines the blurry lines between authentic love and artifice in his play, “The Real Thing.”
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:52 am
  • School supply drive kicks off for District 428

    DeKALB – When school supplies run low, teachers often dip into their own paychecks to buy more, but a local group plans to host a fundraiser in Februa ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Child's play? Adults rediscover simple joys of coloring

    Sycamore Public Library Executive Director Sarah Tobias has a little-known artistic passion: coloring.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:48 am
  • Judges needed for ethics competition

    The sixth annual Northern Illinois University Ethics Case Competition, hosted by NIU College of Business BELIEF Program, will be held Friday, April 8. ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 11:35 am
  • U of I Extension offers Recipe Redux class

    Join University of Illinois Nutrition and Wellness educator Marilyn Csernus for a Recipe Redux program. Participants will take home a Comfort Food Mak ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 8:56 am
  • Valentine’s Day benefits Sycamore boosters

    Come finish your Valentine’s Day shopping with 20 vendors and crafters at the Valentine’s Day Fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 6, at the Sycamo ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 11:34 am