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  • Photo list: Children's concert rocks Sycamore park

    SYCAMORE – Dozens of children rocked out to the music of children's bands Jeanie B! and Istvan and His Imaginary Band on Thursday, Aug. 7, in a free c ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • Family Amazing Race supports library

    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:19 am
  • Saturday is Ask a Lawyer Day

    The Kane County Bar Association will conduct monthly “Ask A Lawyer Days” during 2014. On the second Saturday of each month, members of the public are ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:17 am
  • Artists sought for fall artisan market

    DeKALB – Kishwaukee Hospital’s Auxiliary invites artists and crafters to participate in the Artisan Market from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, in t ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:16 am
  • Homestead hosts art fair outside historic barn

    DeKALB – Twenty artisans will display and sell their wares on the grounds of the Joseph F. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center from noon to 4 p.m. ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • Donations needed for charity garage sale

    DeKALB — Tanzania Development Support (TDS) is seeking donations of salable items for a fundraising garage sale that will be held on Friday, Aug. 22, ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • Self-guided tour of historic barns Saturday

    DeKALB – In support of their complementary missions to preserving the history of DeKalb County’s agricultural heritage, The Joseph F. Glidden Homestea ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:09 am
  • Orchard hosts stargazing event during meteor shower

    MAPLE PARK – Looking for a spectacular summer show? Look no further than the night sky. In mid-August, the annual Perseid meteor shower will radiate f ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Clinic teaches women and children to use a shotgun

    SHABBONA – A wingshooting clinic for beginning shooters with shotguns will be held at Shabbona Lake State Park Aug. 16 and 17.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Police seek public’s help

    Apartments burglarized in MaltaCrime Stoppers is seeking information about a residential burglary in ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Free weekly workshops reduce fall risk

    DeKALB – Have you turned down a chance to go out with family or friends because you were concerned about falling? Have you cut down on a favorite acti ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Concert raises school supplies for needy kids

    DeKALB – Several baskets of school supplies and backpacks were collected at the sixth annual Country Music Show to Collect School Supplies on July 20 ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:05 am
  • Student prints on display at gallery

    DeKALB – "Kishwaukee College Student Prints”, an exhibition of photographs, monotypes and relief prints by Kishwaukee College students, will be on dis ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Mini quilt show a preview for larger fall show

    DeKALB – The DeKalb County Quilters Guild will host “A Mini Quilt Show,” highlighting the work of DeKalb County Quilters Guild, at the DeKalb Area Wom ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Beach party celebrates the end of summer reading

    SYCAMORE – Evelyn Lorence, the head of youth and teen services at the Sycamore Public Library, wanted to do something different for this year’s summer ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Reader Poll

    What is your favorite part of fall?
    Cooler weather
    Changing leaves
    Apple- and pumpkin-flavored everything