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  • Youth and parents can learn about 4-H

    Have you heard about 4-H? Do you know what 4-H is all about? Would you like to know more about the local 4-H program? Then this opportunity is just fo ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Real-life ‘Bones’ to speak at NIU

    Before her real-life experiences captivated audiences in Fox’s hit television show “Bones,” Kathy Reichs shared her knowledge of anthropology as a vis ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Turn of events leads to win for Italian winemaker

    Eleonora Marconi was raised by the sea in the Marche region of Italy.  She discovered wine early, an ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 1,000 pairs of sneakers recycled

    The DeKalb County Board of Health recognized Kiwanis, DIMCO and Laundry Lounge for their collaboration on the Shoe Share Program to provide gently use ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Lorado Taft to host open house Oct. 13

    NIU’s Lorado Taft Field Campus in Oregon, Illinois, has been providing outdoor education opportunities for K-12 students and teachers throughout north ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hunter education course scheduled in Genoa

    Learn the basic principles of safe hunting at the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Hunter Education class. The next class will be held at the ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Annuitants planning Rose Bowl Parade trip

    Reservations are being accepted for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association 2015 Tournament of Roses Parade trip to California from De ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteers needed for haunted house

    The ninth annual Amenti Haunted House at the historic Egyptian Theatre in downtown DeKalb is returning for nine nights this year.
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Local Tai chi instructor earns certification

    Tom Scott, a retired Sycamore Police lieutenant and owner of Hero Martial Arts in DeKalb, recently trained with Dr. Paul Lam, a world leader in the fi ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • How Does Your Garden Grow? October Checklist

    I read recently that gardening is a process over time. Spring signals the time to begin the gardening season. During the summer, we enjoy and maintain ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Lion host successful Oktoberfest

    Genoa Lions Gene Bradford and Amber Mueller take time out from selling raffle tickets at the Lions Club’s Oktoberfest. The sixth annual event raised m ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Reaper trial exhibit opens at DAAHA

    “McCormick v. Manny: The Reaper Trial of the Century” exhibit is now on display at the DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association gallery in the Ne ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hiawatha football fans support food pantry

    The Hiawatha Sports Boosters asked fans of Hiawatha High School sports to support the Kirkland food pantry, housed in Kirkland’s Lutheran church and s ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • In today’s cashmere, you are often dressed to pill

    I have a cashmere sweater that I bought 25 years ago, and it still looks great. (OK, maybe not great on ME, but still.) Every cashmere item I’ve bough ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Domestic violence program offered

    DeKalb County Homemakers Education Association will host a presentation by Samora Covington of Safe Passage at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Center for Agri ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
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