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  • University Women's Club schedules fall reception

    DeKALB – Members of the University Women’s Club of Northern Illinois University are making plans for the annual fall reception, scheduled from 4 to 6 ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU student enrollment falls, but retention up

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University announced a gain of nearly 30 percent among international students that—with an uptick in student retention—limi ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Children's choir embarks on new season

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    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Harvest dinner features locally-grown produce

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Community Gardens will host its annual harvest dinner on Sunday, Sept. 28, with a special menu devoted to vegetables raised by ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Concordia University Wisconsin dean's list

    Bethany Sullivan of Kingston was named to the spring honors list at Concordia University Wisconsin for the spring 2014 semester. Students on the honor ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • STEM Saturdays take science out of the classroom

    DeKALB – Mars may be more than 140 million miles away, but that won’t stop kids from using LEGO Robotics to explore the red planet at Northern Illinoi ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Walk With the Angels supports cancer society’s Strides Against Breast Cancer

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Angels Rebekah Lodge 106 will host its fifth annual 5K Walk With the Angels on Saturday, Oct. 4.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU presents play about journalists wrestling with the atrocities of war

    DeKALB – In the first offering of its 2014-2015 Mainstage Series season, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will present the ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Wheaton College graduates

    Wheaton CollegeKarin Joye DeHaven, Lauren Elizabeth Gin and Mark Daniel Persson, all of Sycamore, re ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kids tour hunts for animals in Ellwood architecture

    DeKALB – At 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, kids 6 and older and their families are invited to participate in a special tour of the Ellwood House Museum, ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Sept. 24, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOSeptember 25, 1889When a True Republican representative saw John Wright yesterday, he w ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Music boosters taking 2014 hall of fame nominations

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Music Boosters is now accepting applications for the 2014 class of the Sycamore High School Music Hall of Fame.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Program to help people struggling with mortgage payments

    DeKALB – Local legislators have invited several state agencies to DeKalb to help residents take advantage of programs to lower their mortgages, avoid ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fantasy Fest launches month-long Big Read event

    DeKALB – The Big Read of DeKalb County will begin on Saturday, Oct. 4, with a Fantasy Fest at DeKalb High School.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Avalon quartet begins fall season with free concert

    The Avalon String Quartet will begin its fall season at 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, in Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, 400 Lucinda Ave., DeKalb, on the ca ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
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