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  • Sycamore Class of 1956 plans picnic

    The Sycamore High School Class of 1956 of will host a mini-reunion picnic on Sept. 19 at the Hough Farm on Cherry Valley Road.
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • High schools honored for sports broadcasting

    DeKALB – Sycamore and DeKalb high schools were honored by the NFHS Network School Broadcast Program as elite and select schools for their broadcasting ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • FSA welcomes Big Brothers Big Sisters director

    Family Service Agency of DeKalb County has named Jenée Jeanblanc as the director of Big Brothers Big Sisters.
    Sept. 15, 2015 - 3:51 pm
  • Robert Smith appointed police chief of Genoa

    DeKALB – Genoa Mayor Mark Vicary can’t think of anyone who has better served the area than a man who has spent most of his life in city, and dedicated ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 12:43 pm
  • DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport to host seminar on drones

    DeKALB – The city is hosting a seminar about drones featuring a panel of experts to teach everyone from farmers to firefighters about the increasingly ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 12:16 pm
  • Congregation Beth Shalom to Hold High Holy Day services

    Services for Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) will again be offered by Congregation Beth Shalom in DeKalb, se ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • DeKalb-Sycamore women donates $9,500 to food mart

    DeKALB – Milk at the Barb Food Mart doesn’t stay on the shelf for long, but hopefully – with the help of a $9,500 donation – it will.
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 12:15 pm
  • Groups seek barns for 2016 tour

    DeKalb’s Joseph F. Glidden Homestead & Historical Center and the DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association (DAAHA) are seeking barns for their Aug ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • NIU Theatre announces season productions

    Edward Albee, Tom Stoppard, Noel Coward and Anton Chekov are a just a few of the world’s best-known playwrights featured in Northern Illinois Universi ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • American Legion Quilt Raffle

    On Saturday, Sept. 12, the American Legion Post 337 in Genoa will display a 87-by-100-inch quilt that will be raffled off on Oct. 8. The quilt was des ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Clean Sweep: Business makes a living off hauling people's junk

    Alex Broches’ job is a mix between the TV shows “Hoarders” and “Storage Wars.”Broches is the owner o ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 11:56 am