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  • Sharp named McGrath Professor at NIU

    Barton Sharp, Northern Illinois University associate professor of management, will serve as the first Mike and Kristina McGrath Professor in Entrepren ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:32 pm
  • Artists and Crafters needed for Artisan Market

    The Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary invites artists and crafters to participate in the Artisan Market on Friday, Oct. 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:32 pm
  • Workshop covers farm estate and transition planning

    When farmers think about the future of their farms after they are gone, they generally hope for two things: 1) that the farm can continue as viable bu ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • FVOAS benefits from Give Local DeKalb campaign

    Fox Valley Older Adult Services, through their membership with DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership, had the opportunity to participate in Give Local D ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:31 pm
  • Travel with Castle Club to Starved Rock and Wrigley Field

    First National Bank’s Castle Club will visit Starved Rock and Wrigley Field this summer.On Monday, A ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Health dept. offers advice on West Nile Virus protection

    DeKalb County Health Department is encouraging residents to be vigilant about eliminating sources for mosquitoes to breed, as well as using personal p ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • NIU schedules fall ACT test prep

    The Northern Illinois University Fall ACT Test preparation program provides individualized attention in a small classroom setting and offers students ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • DeKalb Scout awarded Eagle rank

    Matthew Moon was recently awarded the Boy Scouts of America's Eagle Rank Award, the highest award achievable in Boy Scouts.
    July 27, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • Bethel VBS rides the wave

    Bethel Assembly of God, 131 W. Elm St. in Sycamore, will host vacation Bible school from 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Aug. 1 through 5. The theme is Ocean ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:19 pm
  • Penguin Project names cast for ‘Shrek Jr. The Musical’

    Children’s Community Theatre’s Penguin Project, which puts children and young adults at center stage, will present “Shrek Jr. The Musical,” Sept. 8 th ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:17 pm
  • Waterman Lions pick new officers

    Waterman Lions Club recently chose officers for the 2016-2017 club year. Shown here are (from left) Shawn Blobaum, president; Kathy Smith, secretary; ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:09 pm
  • Fun in the ‘Son’

    DeKALB – Every summer, Connie Taylor gets excited for summer camp.Taylor is 80 years old and has bee ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • Nonprofit Day Conference registration open now

    DeKalb County area nonprofit organizations and their supporters are encouraged to participate in Nonprofit Day 2016 to be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:53 pm
  • DeKalb Police promotes speed awareness through education

    During Illinois Speed Awareness Day on July 27, the DeKalb Police Department is taking a proactive approach to promote safety for motorists, pedestria ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:52 pm
  • Bread and Roses donates $1,100 to Safe Passage

    Safe Passage Executive Director Mary Ellen Schaid and board member Lois Self recently accepted a gift of $1,100 from Bread and Roses member Jan Vander ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:51 pm