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  • Made with Love: Senior needleworkers make piles of crafts, then give them away

    DeKALB – For two hours every Monday afternoon, a small group of local women sits around a large table at the Family Service Agency of DeKalb County De ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • Aviation students receive scholarships

    DeKALB – The Chicago Area Business Aviation Association (CABAA) just announced that scholarships in the amount of $4,000 each went to two local aviati ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore farm stand sales benefit Feed'em Soup

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore farmer Ben Drake considered closing down his sweet corn fundraiser for the Feed'em Soup Community Project last weekend before busi ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • VBS kids raise money for children’s home

    Provided photoChildren attending vacation Bible school at Bethel Assembly of God in Sycamore raised ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Soccer academy teams win trophies

    The Chicago Soccer Academy Premier teams of Sycamore participated in the Back to School Classic in Elgin Aug. 15 through 17. The U9 girls team placed ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ex-soccer pro aims to spread his love of the game

    SYCAMORE – Tim Balatsoukas wants to bring his love for soccer to the children of Sycamore.The Canadi ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Local prof named NIU history Alumnus of the Year

    Waubonsee Community College Assistant Professor of History Dr. Amy Powers has been selected by the Northern Illinois University History Department as ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • DeKalb Youth Football League supports Barb Mart

    Provided photoThe DeKalb Youth Football League delivered and shelved donations to Barb Mart they had ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:31 am
  • Keegan Donnelly makes Eagle Scout

    DeKALB – Keegan Donnelly, a member of Boy Scout Troop 33 chartered by First Lutheran Church in DeKalb, was recently presented the Eagle Scout Award, t ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Sycamore teen featured in state fair auction

    SYCAMORE — A 16-year-old Sycamore High School student who won an Illinois State Fair contest two years in a row for raising chickens is walking away w ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • Scout troop recognized by state comptroller’s office

    Boy Scout Troop 40, based at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sycamore, received a service award at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield from Illinois St ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:19 am
  • Mission trip brings teens closer to God and each other

    SYCAMORE – Tyler Hull knows he returned to Sycamore a different person than he was before he left for a mission trip in Montana.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:36 am
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