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  • 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
  • ‘Think Out of the Box’ the theme for art league meeting

    Kishwaukee Valley Art League will feature members’ works of art supporting the theme “Think Out Of The Box” at the Oct. 2 meeting.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 6:04 pm
  • Patents explained at Glidden Homestead event

    DeKALB – The path to a patent has to start with a great idea.Joseph Glidden’s path to his first pate ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Keicher invited to national conference

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore State Farm Agent Jeff Keicher was invited to join select members of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors ( ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ensign receives award

    Julene Ensign of Cortland was awarded a Love of Learning Award worth $500 by the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
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