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  • Sycamore Lions present Lyon with top honor

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    June 30, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Where to go for local fireworks displays

    Friday, July 4• Hopkins Park, DeKalbFood booths open at 2 p.m., and people are encouraged to picnic ...
    June 30, 2014 - 9:44 am
  • Farm safety camp teaches kids to be safe

    MALTA – Neither Dylan Callaghan or Joey Ramm live on a farm, but the DeKalb youngsters were still among 75 local children who attended the 11th annual ...
    June 30, 2014 - 3:55 pm
  • Roadside safety check in DeKalb all week

    The Illinois State Police District 2, the DeKalb Police Department and the Northern Illinois University Police Department will conduct a joint roadsid ...
    June 27, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Fire department: Leave fireworks to the pros

    Each year, fire departments respond to emergencies in which someone has been injured by use of fireworks or a wildland or structure fire has occurred ...
    June 27, 2014 - 10:05 am
  • Malta couple takes to the air in build-your-own plane

    MALTA – Isabelle Kovarik loves to fly."I've wanted to fly since I was a kid," she said. "But my pare ...
    June 30, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Scout canoe trip

    Provided photoBoy Scout Troop 2810, chartered by Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore, canoed the Kicka ...
    June 25, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Club donates book to Sycamore library

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    June 24, 2014 - 7:13 am
  • Travel group donates TV from trip proceeds

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    June 24, 2014 - 7:10 am
  • Park run for Safe Passage

    SHABBONA – The second annual Pokanoka’s Trail Run/Walk for Safe Passage will take place at 8 a.m. Friday, July 4, at Shabbona Lake State Park. The eve ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:05 am
  • Genoa outdoor market to include blood drive

    GENOA – Genoa’s Open Air Market on Saturday, June 28, is dedicated to giving back to the community. This month Genoa Main Street, Inc. is working toge ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:06 am
  • Jones achieves Eagle Scout rank

    David Jones, a member of Boy Scout Troop 16 chartered by Federated Church in Sycamore, was recently awarded the Eagle Rank, the highest award achievab ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:05 am
  • History lecture on Civil War casualties and prisons

    SYCAMORE – The Fourth of July is when we celebrate our country’s independence. In the 1860s, however, it did not look like the whole country would cel ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:03 am
  • Maple Park winery to open restaurant in downtown Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Mediteranean cuisine may be out, but Italian food and locally produced wine are in store for downtown Sycamore.
    June 24, 2014 - 7:03 am
  • KishHealth honors longtime employees

    DeKALB –  KishHealth System recognized employees for years of service at the 12th annual Employee Recognition Banquet. Donna Hall and Andrea White wer ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
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