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  • Sycamore scouts trek to Missouri

    Boy Scouts Troop 16 of Sycamore took a trip to the Current River in Missouri, where boys canoed, fished, used such Scout skills and cooking and campin ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Style tips for off-campus living

    For college kids who move off-campus, learning to accommodate the styles and needs of housemates is good practice for life after school.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Troop 16 fundraiser at Culver’s on Tuesday

    Boy Scout Troop 16, chartered by Federated Church in Sycamore, invites the community to Culver’s in Sycamore for a fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Rotary seats new officers

    The Sycamore Rotary Club has selected its slate of officers for the 2014-2015 Rotary year; elections were held Aug. 6 during the regular Rotary Club m ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • KishHealth System offers free cancer screenings Sept. 9

    KishHealth System is offering free breast exams, mammograms and Pap tests at KishHealth System’s Women Matter event on Sept. 9 for women ages 40 to 64 ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Castle Club planning trip to see ‘Les Mis’

    Members of the Castle Bank’s Castle Club are planning a trip to The Fireside in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, on Sept. 17, for a live musical performance ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hospice sets volunteer orientation and training

    KishHealth System Hospice will offer its next Volunteer Orientation and Training class Sept. 8 through Oct. 14, at the KishHealth System Hospice offic ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Pond management workshop offered

    Curious about your pond’s health? Join the DeKalb County Soil and Water Conservation District and University of Illinois Extension Office for a free w ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Genealogy Interest Group to meet

    Genealogy buffs, both experienced and aspiring, are invited to attend the next meeting of the Genealogy Interest Group sponsored by the DeKalb County ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Winemaker expertly managing 3-year drought

    A distraction forced Jason Haas to pause midstride. As mud started to gather around a tiny bubbling ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Proper rainfall is important on August gardening checklist

    As I prepare this August checklist in mid-July, it appears that the daily rain events are beginning to subside. While natural rain is generally good f ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • Extension offers 10 videos for vegetable gardeners

    Gardeners can find more than 400 useful videos on the University of Illinois Extension YouTube channel, according to U of I Extension horticulture edu ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Mini quilt show a taste of what’s to come in the fall

    The DeKalb County Quilters Guild will host “A Mini Quilt Show,” highlighting the work of DeKalb County Quilters Guild, at the DeKalb Area Women’s Cent ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Marlyn Majorettes plan annual picnic

    The Marlyn Majorettes and Majors Color Guard and Drum Corps will celebrate its annual alumnae picnic in the Sycamore Park on Aug. 23.
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Elburn Seniors plan casino trip

    Elburn Seniors have scheduled a trip to Isle Of Capri Casino in Bettendorf, Iowa, on Aug. 19.Everyon ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
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