GENOA – When Linda Underwood, Genoa Main Street, Inc. president, got up to welcome the large crowd of supporters gathered for the organization’s annual dinner, she was able to give a positive report.
DeKALB – “Enjoy the stillness.”
SHABBONA – Shabbona Lakeside Bait, Tackle & Boat Rental will host the second annual Lakeside Ice Fishing Seminar from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Pokanoka’s Restaurant.
There are only a few steps in selecting the “perfect” Christmas tree, said a University of Illinois Extension educator.
SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Fire Department announces this year’s annual presentation of the Red Wreath Program. The Sycamore Red Wreath Program began in 1997 as a way to bring awareness of fire and home safety during the holiday season.
DeKALB – Giles Productions will hold a grand opening reception from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at its new storefront and photography studio at 318 E. Lincoln Highway in DeKalb.
DeKALB – The Housing Authority of the County of DeKalb is again ranked among the best of the nation’s more than 3,000 housing authorities, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
While flu activity is currently low in Illinois, public health officials expect activity to increase over the coming weeks. To reduce the risk of illness, public health departments and health care organizations across the state, including the DeKalb County Health Department, are encouraging residents to get a flu shot during Vaccinate Illinois Week, December 8-14.
Saturday, Dec. 14 will be the next monthly Ask a Lawyer Day sponsored by the Kane County Bar Association.
WATERMAN – The Waterman Enhancement Group is presenting a house walk from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. The walk will feature five homes, built between 1885 and 1980.
GENOA – The Genoa-Kingston School District 424 Transportation Department is sponsoring its second annual Pack the Bus food drive.
The Family Service Agency Senior Giving Tree has become an annual community project that benefits seniors who are lonely and in need.
DeKALB – DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association will host a holiday open house from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12. Explore the exhibits on display in the gallery. Light refreshments will be served. Admission is free.
SYCAMORE – Jessica Lancaste, licensed massage therapist, has joined the staff at Allergies, Aches & Pains Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center, Ltd., in Sycamore.