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  • Building friendships a plus for 4-H participants

    SANDWICH – Whether it's the first year or last year as a participant in 4-H, friendship is a big plus for many club members.
    Aug. 3, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Photos: 4-H Fair

    Images from the Sandwich Fairgrounds on Saturday. ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Sycamore firefighters supporting MDA

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore firefighters plan to collect donations for three more days for the Muscular Dystrophy Association after a fundraising campaign beg ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Sycamore man accused of assaulting girl

    SYCAMORE – A Sycamore man who is accused of sexually assaulting a girl younger than 13 over a span of four years had his bond set Friday at $5 million ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Land of Learning Child Care Center celebrates 10th anniversary

    SYCAMORE – To mark their 10th year in business, Land of Learning Child Care Center in Sycamore blew out candles on cupcakes while children sang "Happy ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Careers taking flight: KEC trains future pilots

    DeKALB – Ryan Yochum and Kalvin Parker knew they were taking their last flight together as they ascended into the sky over DeKalb.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Young readers wrap up summer with beach party in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Chloe Buzzard learned so much about hamsters from reading a book that she was able to take care of some of her own.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Several funnel clouds reported in DeKalb County

    DeKALB - Several funnel clouds were reported in DeKalb County as thunderstorms blew through the area about 7:30 p.m., but the National Weather Service ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Sycamore motorcyclist hurt in crash

    HAMPSHIRE TOWNSHIP – Alcohol appears to have played a role in a motorcycle accident Friday that resulted in potentially life-threatening injuries for ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Results of Sycamore Browns' auction not yet public

    SYCAMORE – A Sycamore resident for the past 12 years, Grace Katzel used to buy all of her meats from Browns' County Market grocery store.
    July 31, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • NIU scientists embark on big experiment into tiny particle

    Mary Shenk thought helping to solve an unexplained phenomenon about life's basic building blocks seemed like the best way to spend her summer.
    July 31, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Sycamore student’s art ‘brightens everybody’s day’

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore High School senior Keegan Callahan has been spending Wednesday nights all summer painting at the Sycamore police station.
    July 31, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • NIU alumni develop mobile personal safety device

    Joe Parisi was a senior at Northern Illinois University in October 2010, when Antinette "Toni" Keller was murdered while walking by herself near campu ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Aug. 1 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Kaneland superintendent moving to new district

    Kaneland School District 302 Superintendent Jeff Schuler has announced his intentions to resign and become the next superintendent of Wheaton Warrenvi ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:47 pm
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