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  • DeKalb to enforce weight limits on streets

    The city has begun enforcing seasonal 8,000-pound-per-axle weight limits on DeKalb streets to prevent damage to the roadways.
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore students give 'Best of Day' performances

    Sycamore High School music students recently performed at the annual IHSA Solo and Ensemble Contest held at Harvard High School.
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • G-K students complete Skills for 2015 class

    March 11 marked the culmination of the first-ever Skills for 2015 class at Genoa-Kingston High School. Fifteen juniors completed a voluntary course fo ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Scholarships offered for healthcare careers

    KishHealth System offers several scholarships each year for students pursuing healthcare studies. Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary, Valley West Hospital ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore library collection

    Hailey, 5, of Sycamore, is displaying her Squinkies collection in the display case at Sycamore Public Library throughout the month of March. 
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteers, sponsors sought for Taste of the Vine

    The Kishwaukee United Way Taste of the Vine committee is seeking committee volunteers, sponsors and donations for their annual wine tasting and auctio ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lenten series continues at st. John

    The "Parables of Lent" series continues Wednesday at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. John (Missouri Synod) in Sycamore.
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Castle Club planning a 'Saints and Sinners' trip

    Members of Castle Bank’s Castle Club are planning a “Saints and Sinners” trip on June 11.Join them a ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Extension creates emerald ash borer website

    If you have an ash tree and want to keep it, visit the new Emerald Ash Borer website created by University of Illinois Extension. The website can be f ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb landscape waste collection to resume

    DeKALB – Waste Management will resume collection of landscape waste in DeKalb on regularly scheduled days starting April 1.
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Celebration Chorale looking for singers

    The Celebration Chorale, an ecumenical choir, is looking for singers.They are looking for males and ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Seed sorting planned to start seed library

    The DeKalb County Community Gardens has partnered again with the DeKalb Public Library (among others) to begin a new cycle of the Seed Library initiat ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Donations sought for Post-Prom

    The Sycamore High School Post-Prom Committee is working to put together an enjoyable Post-Prom event, which will take place following the prom on May ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Babies get Ag Week gift baskets

    The newest bundles of joy were welcomed with gift baskets at Kishwaukee Hospital and Valley West Hospital during National Agriculture Week, March 22-2 ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Community Connection: Exhibit show how the railroad impacted Sycamore

    When Doris Hetchler of Cortland took a day trip into Chicago for a Cubs game, she never knew that one day, the trip would be historic. Hetchler’s trip ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am