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  • Sycamore florist granted professional designation

    SYCAMORE – Tiffany Burdick of The Petal Boutique in Sycamore has been recognized by the American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD) with its coveted ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa, DeKalb libraries embark on massive expansions

    Nine-year-old Angel Fernandez of DeKalb loves attending summer reading programs at the DeKalb Public Library with his mom, Sylvia, and sister, Emily, ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Teachers invited to apply for classroom grant program

    U.S. Cellular is donating $1 million to fund teacher classroom projects through its Calling All Teachers program, and public school teachers are encou ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore chamber welcomes Hobnobbers sports bar

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    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa car show boasts 1950s-themed activities

    GENOA – Genoa Main Street Inc.’s first-ever car and motorcycle show is offering more than just cool cars and motorcycles.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Dolls on display in Sycamore library youth case

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    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb golf course hosts parent-child tournament

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Park District held a parent-child golf championship Aug. 2 at Buena Vista Golf Course. Children of all ages teamed up with a paren ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Calling 811 before digging protects life and property

    Before planning a home improvement, planting a tree, installing a fence or deck call JULIE by dialing 811. It’s the law in Illinois to place this call ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 1:13 pm
  • Funding cuts end VAC’s free community dinner program

    SYCAMORE – Due to reductions in funding, Voluntary Action Center in Sycamore has discontinued its free community dinners while maintaining its core pr ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Getting ready for back to school

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    Aug. 11, 2014 - 6:04 pm
  • Kirkland library adds 81 books with grant

    KIRKLAND – Kirkland library staff will add 81 new books to the children’s sections thanks to a grant from an Oregon-based foundation.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:55 pm
  • Huskies’ Corn Fest jerseys to be auctioned for charity

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University’s connection to the local community and DeKalb County run deep, and those ties, as well as NIU President Doug Ba ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 6:01 pm
  • ‘Arsenic and Old Lace’ a classic madcap comedy

    DeKALB – Stage Coach Players presents "Arsenic and Old Lace," opening Aug. 14 and running through Aug. 24. The show is based on the play by Joseph Kes ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 4:57 pm
  • Looking Back: Aug. 13, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 14, 1889When finished, Alida Young Temple will be dedicated by a banquet and ent ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • DHS' new AD focused on players, not stats

    DeKALB – As the new athletic director and activities director at DeKalb High School, Tom Kim isn’t as interested in wins and losses as he is in creati ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 4:26 pm
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