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  • 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
  • Genoa groomer wins prestigious groomer of the year award

    Lisa Leady of Genoa was presented with the Mobile Groomer of the Year Award at the Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Awards, the competitive dog g ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Sycamore student's art 'brightens everybody's day'

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore High School senior Keegan Callahan has been spending Wednesday nights all summer painting at the Sycamore police station.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • Motor home sale to help DeKalb homeless shelter

    DeKALB – Diane Nilan has spent her adult life helping the homeless. Now, she is trying to help a DeKalb County homeless shelter – by selling her own m ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • First Congregational seeks furniture for sale

    First Congregational United Church of Christ, 615 N. First St. in DeKalb, is looking for gently used furniture for its sale to benefit local nonprofit ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Angels take Bronco championship

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    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • County plat books available

    The new 2014 DeKalb County Land Atlas and Plat Book is now available and being distributed by the DeKalb County Farm Bureau. This is the 26th edition ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Municipal band welcomes new soloist to Hopkins

    DeKALB – Singer Mike Williamson of Rockford will make his debut performance with the DeKalb Municipal Band at the band’s concert at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Au ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Summer food service continues until Aug. 22

    Free lunches are available through Aug. 22 through the Voluntary Action Center’s summer food service program.
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Art and ice cream collide at historic mansion

    DeKALB – For the second consecutive year, Ellwood House Museum has combined two popular summer traditions – Art at Ellwood and the Ellwood House Ice C ...
    July 29, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • Orchestra invites public to Family Fun Day

    SYCAMORE – The community is invited to the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Family Fun Day on Aug. 9, beginning at 3 p.m. at Sycamore Community Park, 9 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb-Sycamore Chevrolet supports youth sports

    Provided photoThe DeKalb Park District received a donation of $1,000 and equipment from DeKalb Sycam ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • McIntyre achieves Eagle Scout rank

    Kevin McIntyre was recently awarded the rank of Eagle, the highest rank in scouting, at a court of honor.
    July 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU alumni develop mobile personal safety device

    Joe Parisi was a senior at Northern Illinois University in October of 2010, when Antinette “Toni” Keller was murdered while walking by herself near ca ...
    July 31, 2014 - 3:40 pm
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