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  • Waterman Summerfest features tractors, balloon rides

    WATERMAN – The Waterman Lions Club will host a farm tractor pull and offer hot air balloon rides as part of the 14th annual Summerfest and Antique Tra ...
    July 12, 2014 - 4:17 pm
  • Sycamore 7-Eleven celebrates the start of package liquor sales

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    July 7, 2014 - 3:11 pm
  • Sycamore scouts earn badges at campout

    Members of Boy Scout Troop 40, St. Mary Catholic Church of Sycamore, spent the week of June 22-28 camping and earning merit badges at Camp Napowan Adv ...
    July 7, 2014 - 3:12 pm
  • Safety video honored with industry award

    OC Imageworks of DeKalb was named a bronze winner in the 35th annual Telly Awards for "Kishwaukee College Emergency Preparedness Video." There were ne ...
    July 7, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Country music show collects school supplies

    DeKALB – Gary Mullis is hosting the sixth annual Country Music Show for School Supplies from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 20.
    July 9, 2014 - 6:11 pm
  • New literacy program just for babies

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Public Library, in partnership with 4C: Community Coordinated Child Care, announces a new program, Book Babies, specifically for b ...
    July 7, 2014 - 2:25 pm
  • Dance the weekend away at DeKalb ballroom dance event

    DeKALB – The June 29-July 5 issue of American Profile, a national weekly magazine distributed in newspapers across the country, including the Daily Ch ...
    July 7, 2014 - 2:05 pm
  • Kishwaukee Fest parade takes a new route, still plenty to see

    DeKALB – The fifth Kishwaukee Fest of DeKalb County will feature a variety of events around DeKalb County from July 20 through 27.
    July 7, 2014 - 5:32 pm
  • DeKalb band concert features eclectic mix of music

    Mark Robinson will be the featured vocalist at the DeKalb Municipal Band’s summer band concert at 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Dee Palmer Band Shell in Hopki ...
    July 9, 2014 - 6:12 pm
  • Trivia teams compete at Oak Crest fundraiser

    DeKALB – A fun time was had at the third annual Trivia Night at the DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest.
    July 7, 2014 - 1:39 pm
  • G-K, H-BR FFA members honored at state convention

    More than 3,500 Illinois FFA high school students – including members of the Genoa-Kingston and Hinckley-Big Rock FFA chapters – participated in the 2 ...
    July 7, 2014 - 1:24 pm
  • Genoa subdivision relaunched

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    July 7, 2014 - 1:23 pm
  • Anatomy of a fireworks show

    Some little boys dream of growing up to be firefighters, working with fire. Others dream of becoming an astronaut, launching rockets into the sky. Ste ...
    July 3, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Healthy cooking with fresh vegetables a prelude to garden group meeting

    DeKALB – KishHealth System healthy culinary instructor Jo Cessna will give a presentation on cooking with fresh summer vegetables at 5:30 p.m. Monday, ...
    July 3, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Women's philanthropy group celebrates anniversary

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    June 2, 2014 - 7:30 am
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