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  • The Kish College Bookstore: a textbook case of success

    Back in the day, students went to a college bookstore to buy textbooks in two flavors: new and used. Clutching class schedules, students matched cours ...
    July 6, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Genoa Lions induct new member

    Lion Past District Governor Jim Kloepping inducted Carolyn Haber of DeKalb into the Genoa Lions Club on June 15 at the Genoa Veteran's Home. Her spons ...
    July 6, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • DeKalb Sanitary District waiving connection fees

    DeKALB – Because of slow population growth in the city, the DeKalb Sanitary District announced it would waive certain sewer and water connection fees ...
    July 6, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • Sycamore merchants set to host food drive

    When school is out for the summer, children who rely on school breakfasts and lunches may worry about their next meal.
    July 6, 2016 - 3:52 pm
  • Markle receives 2016 Palmer music education scholarship

    Zoe Markle of DeKalb is the 2016 award recipient of the Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship.Ma ...
    July 6, 2016 - 3:50 pm
  • DeKalb electronics recycling to resume in August

    DeKALB – The city’s electronics recycling program will resume Aug. 6 with a new vendor.DC Trash will ...
    July 6, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • New free days at Midwest Museum

    A new schedule of free days at the Midwest Museum of Natural History in Sycamore will begin this month.
    July 6, 2016 - 3:47 pm
  • Youth Engaged in Philanthropy members award grants

    SYCAMORE – Student members of the DeKalb County Community Foundation’s Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, or YEP program, have awarded more than $11,000 i ...
    July 15, 2016 - 5:08 pm
  • Donations sought to help teen transplant recipient

    DeKALB – The Children’s Organ Transplant Association is asking volunteers to help raise money to pay for a DeKalb teen’s medical expenses.
    July 6, 2016 - 3:43 pm
  • DeKalb Women’s Club celebrates 120 years

    At the DeKalb Women's Club 120th anniversary luncheon, secretaries Mary Lou McKenzie and Linda Wahlstrom presented a check to Cheryl Johnson of the St ...
    July 6, 2016 - 3:22 pm
  • Grace Free Lutheran sets VBS

    Grace Free Lutheran Church will host vacation Bible school, sponsored by Thrivent Financial, from 6 to 8:15 p.m. Aug. 1 through 5. Ages pre-K through ...
    July 6, 2016 - 3:21 pm
  • Minor Maestros: Students participate in summer chamber music workshops

    Instead of spending her summer vacation on the couch in front of the TV, 15-year-old Alyssa Leston of DeKalb has been practicing between five and six ...
    July 6, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • Advance Care Planning awards Fitbit

    KishHealth System’s Advance Care Planning team, now part of Northwestern Medicine, awarded Kathy Heffley with a Fitbit.
    June 29, 2016 - 1:37 pm
  • Hoover/Hoehn scholarships awarded

    A total of $13,600 in scholarships has been awarded by the Hoover/Hoehn Scholarship Foundation for the 2016-2017 school year. The scholarship fund is ...
    June 29, 2016 - 1:36 pm
  • Lorene Brown Scholarships awarded

    A total of $11,200 in scholarships has been awarded by The Lorene Brown Scholarship Foundation for the 2016-2017 academic school year. The scholarship ...
    June 29, 2016 - 1:36 pm