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  • Burlington church to bless animals

    Burlington Methodist Church will hold a Blessing of the Animals at 1 p.m. Oct. 11.All members and fr ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:14 am
  • Sanctus Real headed back to Genoa

    In the final tour with lead singer Matt Hammit, Christian band Sanctus Real will perform Oct. 10 along with Finding Favour at Crosswind Community Chur ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:14 am
  • Fire Prevention Week underway

    DeKALB – Half of fire deaths result from overnight fires and the city’s fire department wants to address that issue during its Fire Prevention Week ca ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:14 am
  • KC Gallery hosts Schumacher’s work

    The Kishwaukee College Art Gallery will host an exhibition of the works of Carrie Ann Schumacher, titled "All the Stories She was Ever Told," through ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:04 am
  • LIHEAP opens for seniors, disabled

    DeKALB – Seniors and persons with disabilities are now able to apply for subsidized heating and energy assistance. 
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:04 am
  • NIU Theatre presents ‘The Normal Heart’

    The School of Theatre and Dance at Northern Illinois University will present as its first 2015-2016 season Studio Series production, the powerful dram ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:02 am
  • Volunteers needed for historic homes walk

    Like volunteering? Interested in Sycamores historic homes? Like talking to people? Like learning, but also engaging in history? The Sycamore History M ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Submissions sought for Huskies’ Kick Off Kid

    KishHealth System is conducting several contests to select Kick Off Kids for the Northern Illinois University Huskies Football season.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 9:59 am
  • Cross country winners

    The seventh and eighth grade cross country team at St. Mary's School in Sycamore won first place at their conference meet. Individual place finishes w ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Duck race winners

    A terrific day was had by all who attended the 2015 Great Genoa Duck Race hosted by the Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce. Congratulations to the followi ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 9:59 am
  • Firefighters visit library

    The children and caregivers who attend the weekly story time at the DeKalb Public Library received a surprise last week. Members of the DeKalb Fire De ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 9:52 am
  • DeKalb area veterans earn AMVETS awards

    Three member of AMVETS Post 90 in DeKalb were recognized as having demonstrated the Power of One through their individual efforts to improve the lives ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 9:57 am
  • Case of mumps found at NIU

    DeKALB – After a lab confirmed that a Northern Illinois University student has the mumps, DeKalb County Public Health Department and Northern Illinois ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 9:51 am
  • Excellence in Education Awards taking nominations

    Community members are invited to nominate teachers, support staff and administrators from schools in DeKalb County for a  2016 DeKalb County Excellenc ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 9:48 am
  • Making the cut: Tree service buzzing with business

    Growing up, DaRin Ryan loved to play in trees, climbing their limbs and inspecting leaves. Now he’s a certified arborist and known as the “tree doctor ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 9:45 am