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  • Sycamore High School Post Prom Committee seeks donations

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore High School Post Prom Committee is planning for the school's annual post-prom event, but before the big night, the group is ho ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:50 pm
  • Castle Club plans trip of churches and chocolate

    Members of First National Bank’s Castle Club are planning a trip to Milwaukee for a guided tour of “Churches, Chocolates, Bakery & Pizza” on Wednesday ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:49 pm
  • Registration open for NIU Community School summer sessions

    The NIU Community School of the Arts offers a variety of programs for children and adults. Music classes, ensembles, private lessons, chamber music wo ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Kimmel named 4-C Child Care Professional of the Year

    Steve Kimmel, director of the Kishwaukee College Early Childhood Center in Malta, is the 2016 recipient of the Marian Baker Child Care Professional Aw ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Free educational materials made available through U of I Extension

    University of Illinois Extension is offering “touchable” museum artifacts and lessons in kits that are available for check out to area educators and o ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:49 pm
  • Kishwaukee Family YMCA names new swim team coach

    The Kishwaukee Family YMCA has hired Guy Gniotczynski as the new senior coach for the DeKalb County Swim Team. Gniotczynski’s first day of coaching wa ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Burski named the recipient of 2016 Friend of the Child Award

    Tom Burski is the 2016 recipient of the Friend of the Child Award, presented by 4-C: Community Coordinated Child Care.
    May 4, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • Paying it forward through support of education

    As a way to give back to the community through education, the DeKalb County Community Foundation announces a newly created scholarship fund by Randy a ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:46 pm
  • Spinoso Masters Scholarship applications being accepted

    The DeKalb County Community Foundation is accepting applications for a scholarship for master’s level or post-graduate education. The Spinoso Masters ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • DeKalb seeks input from motorists to ease congestion

    DeKALB – City officials are asking motorists for help as they craft a plan to better coordinate traffic lights in DeKalb to make driving in and around ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Wooden Box Theater to present Beatles Nite

    The Ellwood House Visitor’s Center in DeKalb will host Wooden Box Theater as they present a live event that will join theatrical performers, fashion m ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • WNIJ to broadcast regional works as part of Read With Me Book Series

    WNIJ 89.5 FM will feature five regional works of fiction as part of its continuing Read With Me Book Series.
    May 4, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Malta garage sale spots available

    The community of Malta is planning its annual garage sale. The Malta United Methodist Church parking lot is available to sellers.
    May 4, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • Malta Lions selling rose bouquets

    The Malta Lions Club will hold its annual Rose Day from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday.Roses cost $15 a dozen ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • DeKalb takes another shot at federal grants for transit hub

    DeKALB – The city is once again applying for a federal grant to help pay for a new Voluntary Action Center transportation facility, hoping to secure t ...
    May 4, 2016 - 4:45 pm