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  • Tyler students of the month

    Tyler Elementary School in DeKalb named its Students of the Month for March. Honesty was the character trait for the month. Pictured are (back row) Ri ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Tyler's 'Dream Team'

    Tyler Elementary School in DeKalb has been in need of long-term substitute teachers this year, which are not easy to find. The school is lucky to have ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • Affordable health screenings coming to Genoa

    GENOA – Residents living in and around Genoa can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • U of I Horticulture Help Desk opens April 13

    “I need help reading my seed catalog.“ “I’m not sure when to start seeds for my cool weather vegetables.” “How will the drought effect my lawn?”
    April 8, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • NIU Steelband to perform for cardiac fundraiser

    The NIU Steelband will present a concert at 3 p.m. April 19 at St. John's Lutheran Church, 26555 Brickville Road in Sycamore.
    April 8, 2015 - 11:49 am
  • Column signing, sneak peek of new library lobby

    Donors and friends of the DeKalb Public Library are invited to a special column-signing celebration from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 11, with remar ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:50 am
  • Immanuel Lutheran Church celebrates 150-year history

    HINCKLEY – Donna Kopfer-Rompf-Carlson of Somonauk has been a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Hinckley all 85 years of her life.
    April 8, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • NIU smoke-free plan allows no exceptions

    DeKALB – With Northern Illinois University gearing up for the Smoke-Free Campus Act that goes into effect July 1, members of the Smoke-Free NIU Task F ...
    April 1, 2015 - 1:13 pm
  • Duck Soup Co-op votes to shut down DeKalb natural foods store

    DeKALB – Duck Soup Co-op members Sunday voted to close the store, ending the natural foods market’s 40 years of service.
    April 1, 2015 - 1:09 pm
  • Seed-sharing programs at libraries a way to help your garden grow

    Rose Startz, of Sycamore, is a self-admitted gardening addict. Her garage is full of seedlings and she already has more than 80 pepper and tomato plan ...
    April 1, 2015 - 1:10 pm