• An airy fruit pudding from America’s past

    Snow pudding is a great old American recipe that dates back to pioneer days, back when resourceful home cooks hankering for a treat had to rely on wha ...
    April 22, 2014 - 5:34 pm
  • Fennel, tarragon blend in rich clam chowder

    Many cream-based chowders suffer from the same problem – it’s hard to taste anything but the cream.A ...
    April 22, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Donations needed for post-prom

    Donations are being requested to defray the cost of the 61st annual Sycamore High School Post-Prom Party.
    April 22, 2014 - 5:24 pm

    Following is a list of local college students who graduated in the fall. Benedictine University Chri ...
    April 22, 2014 - 5:29 pm
  • KC students place high in state SkillsUSA

    Kishwaukee College students earned several top 10 place finishes, including four students who were first-place winners, in the annualSkillsUSAIllino ...
    April 22, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Lee selected Simon Essay winner at Kish College

    Charlotte Lee of Sycamore has been selected as the winner of the Illinois Community College Trustees Association Paul Simon Student Essay Contest at K ...
    April 22, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • KEC students succeed at SkillsUSA

    SkillsUSA serves students preparing for technical, skilled and service careers by developing their occupational, academic and employability skills.
    April 22, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Community invited to Discover KC on Saturday

    Kishwaukee College invites all community members interested in exploring education at the college level to Discover KC from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in ...
    April 22, 2014 - 5:30 pm

    Following is a list of local college students who were named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester.
    April 22, 2014 - 5:32 pm
  • A springtime approach to the classic crabcake

    As the weather gets warmer, I cook lighter. And in The Husband’s taxonomy of food, crabcakes are relatively light. So I thought I’d employ of couple o ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • STEM Cafe to explore storm chasing

    For storm chasers, the coming of spring means one thing: tornadoes.Recent tornado-related disasters ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • Events mark Child Abuse Prevention Month

    April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This month and throughout the year, the Children’s Advocacy Centerof DeKalb County encourages all ind ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • YMCA to host Healthy Kids Day on Saturday

    The Kishwaukee Family YMCA holding a free community event to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active from 9 a.m. to noonSaturday at 2 ...
    April 21, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • 2012 ‘CNN Hero of the Year’ to speak at NIU

    Malya Villard-Appolon, named the 2012 CNN Hero of the Year for her work combating sexual violence against women in Haiti, will visit and speak at Nort ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • HEA to hold all-county meeting on elder abuse

    The HEA all county meeting on Elder Abuse will be held in the Farm Bureau Auditorium at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
    April 21, 2014 - 11:56 am
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