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  • Trotting off to school

    April 17, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • Web design class leads to budding business venture

    When Susan Burdette and Becky Neard Pearce started their class project to improve the website of an organization ministering to many of Aurora’s needi ...
    April 22, 2014 - 2:28 pm
  • Herren helps lead college group

    Kendall Herren of Sheridan was recently elected vice president of the Illini Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (ACT) organization at the Universi ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • Sandwich registering kindergarteners

    SANDWICH – The Sandwich School District is now holding kindergarten registration for the 2014-2015 school year. School offices are open for registrati ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:07 pm
  • Dean's lists

    MSE honors listNicholas Gottlieb of Somonauk was named to the honors list at the Milwaukee School of ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • High schoolers raising money to study abroad

    Anne Marie Sales of Plano dreams of one day singing in the Sydney Opera House. The Plano High School student will at least see the famous opera house ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • Somonauk students win video contest

    SOMONAUK – A video created by students in the agriculture program at Somonauk High School was selected as the winner of a nationwide contest held by t ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Celebrating Dr. Seuss

    April 3, 2014 - 3:44 pm
  • Kish offers scholarships for health care students

    DeKALB — KishHealth System offers several scholarships each year for students pursuing health care studies. Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary, Valley West ...
    April 3, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • Plano woman awarded African American chamber scholarship

    SUGAR GROVE – Waubonsee Community College nursing student Stephanie Banks of Plano has become the first Waubonsee student to receive a scholarship thr ...
    April 3, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • SEF thankful for fundraiser success

    The Sandwich Education Foundation held its annual Dinner, Dance and Auction on April 12 and would like to thank the following for making the event pos ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:45 pm
  • Gudmunsons grateful for support

    We would like to thank the Leland Lions Club for sponsoring a fundraiser to support our family after the long hospitalization of our son, Drew.
    April 17, 2014 - 5:46 pm
  • Editor's Note: Bad tech day makes the past look good

    I’m having a bad tech day.Does anyone else have those? Those days when it seems every piece of techn ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Ii thanks supporters

    Thank you to all that cast their vote for me in the Democratic primary for DeKalb County Clerk and Recorder. I appreciated the vote of confidence and ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Editor's Note: Tell me my fortune...or lack thereof

    Ihad an oddly unsettling experience at a Chinese restaurant.At the end of the meal, the waitress bro ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Some heroes drive snow plows

    Some heroes wear capes. Some do not. Some drive trucks with snow plows.For the past 12 years since m ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Hospice thanks volunteers

    As we celebrate National Volunteer Week, April 6-12, we would like to take the opportunity to thank the volunteers of KishHealth System Hospice. At Ki ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Waubonsee Voices: Sometimes tutors are the ones who learn

    Articles on adult literacy typically cite statistics like this, from the National Assessment of Adult Literacy: 45 percent of adults in the United Sta ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • LoPresti: 70 is the new 65

    When Social Security was first instituted in 1935, the retirement age was set at 65. Most people know benefits can start as early as age 62. In 1935, ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Chef Darrell: Apple carrot salad pleases all ages

    In my last column, I presented a recipe I make with my granddaughters, applesauce. I find teaching and cooking with them to be one of the most satisfy ...
    April 3, 2014 - 4:12 pm