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  • Girls get hands-on experience at Science Siesta

    Have you ever dreamt of spending the night in a museum? No, this isn’t a movie, it’s Science Siesta.
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • DAR chapter welcomes state regent

    The Gen. John Stark Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution welcomed Illinois State Regent Sharon Frizzell to its ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Cowan earns Eagle rank

    Ryan Cowan of Troop 16 was recently awarded the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest award achievable in Boy Scouts. He is the son of Jason and Rhonda Cow ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Church donates to Meals on Wheels

    Members of First Congregational United Church of Christ in DeKalb recently donated $2,500 to the Voluntary Action Center's Meals on Wheels program. Th ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa, Cortland Lions host Ski for Sight weekend

    The Genoa Lions Club recently teamed up with the Cortland Lions Club and 13 other Lions Clubs to provide a special weekend of adventures – which would ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Nominations sought for 4-C Friend of the Child Award

    The public is invited to submit nominations for the 4-C Friend of the Child Award.In 1989, 4-C: Comm ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • 4-C schedules annual meeting

    4-C: Community Coordinated Child Care will host its Annual Meeting on April 11 in the Yusunas Room at the DeKalb Public Library.
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • 4C taking nominations for child care award

    The public is invited to submit nominations for the Marian Baker Award for Excellence in Child Care.
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Mayfield collects books for Bookcase Project

    Mayfield Congregational United Church of Christ in Sycamore designated January and February for collecting new and gently used picture books for the D ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Library collection

    For the month of March, Benjamin Tucker is displaying his car collection in the Youth Service Department at the Sycamore Public Library. Benjamin is a ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Paid internships available at Ellwood House Museum

    The Ellwood House Museum seeks two summer interns to assist during the museum’s busy tour season. An Ellwood House Museum internship offers a unique o ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Final days to see 'Faces of Sycamore' exhibit

    There is still time to see the Sycamore History Museum’s award-winning exhibit “Faces of Sycamore” before it closes on April 1.
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Fairview Cemetery cleanup deadline set

    Fairview Park Cemetery in DeKalb is asking people to remove all grave decorations as part of its spring cleanup. Officials from the cemetery at 1600 S ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Java Jack’: Cortland business owner roasts, blends and sells his own coffee

    CORTLAND – Jack Cress is the owner of Cresswood Shredding Machinery in Cortland, where he manufactures low-speed, high-torque shredders and grinders. ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Oak Crest Retirement Center hosting candidate forum

    DeKALB – The Oak Crest DeKalb Area Retirement Center, 2944 Greenwood Acres Drive, will host DeKalb's four mayoral candidates and Kishwaukee College's ...
    March 22, 2017 - 5:30 am