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  • Jingle the Bells at downtown open house weekend

    To catch the holiday spirit, visit downtown Sycamore Nov. 22 through 24 for the Merchants of Downtown Sycamore's annual Jingle the Bells Open House. T ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois’ significance in the Civil War

    Although there were not any Civil War battles fought in northern Illinois, the Civil War changed the lives of almost every family, community, and even ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:46 am
  • St. George to hold Thanksgiving bake sale

    St. George Greek Orthodox Church will hold its annual Bake Sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the church at 320 S. Second St., DeKalb.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • Cafe presentation on the future of 3D printing

    Advances in 3D printing are making it possible for researchers and average folks to print everything from car parts to body parts. At the next STEM Ca ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Mystery writer gives an inside look at his craft

    Is it possible to plot a murder and get away with it? Mystery writer John Desjarlais says you can – in a novel.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • NIU Annuitants celebrate fall with coffee hour

    Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association will celebrate Thankgiving with a coffee hour on Friday at Barnes & Noble, 2439 Sycamore Road, DeK ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Kirkland Historical Society to meet

    The Kirkland Historical Society will hold its annual meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at The Olson Chapel, 309 S. Fifth St., Kirkland.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Elks holiday fair supports United Way

    The DeKalb Elks Lodge will host a Vendor and Craft Fair Saturday at the lodge, 209 S. Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb. The event will run from 10 a.m. th ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Social Security workshops offered

    Two educational workshops on Social Security will be held this week at the Somonauk Public Library. “Savvy Social Security Planning for Women” will be ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Sandwich Computer User Group sets meeting

    The next meeting of the Sandwich Computer User Group will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Federated Church in Sandwich, 403 N. Main St.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Free child care business training offered

    4-C: Community Coordinated Child Care will present a free workshop for individuals interested in offering child care services in their home.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Hollydays kicks off

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce and NB&T present Hollydays in downtown DeKalb beginning Thursday.It a ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Windows come alive in downtown Sycamore

    Kick off the holiday season in downtown Sycamore, as NB&T presents the fourth annual Moonlight Madness on Friday.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Gobbler Gallop through Waterman Saturday

    The Waterman Lions Club will hold its eighth annual Gobbler Gallop 5K walk/run through the scenic streets of Waterman on Saturday.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Taste of the Vine an elegant evening

    The Kishwaukee United Way Taste of the Vine wine tasting and silent auction will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Mary’s Memorial Hall, ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:27 am
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