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  • Learn shearing, hoof trimming in sheep skills workshop

    Sheep owners need to be proficient in several hands-on skills to manage their animals humanely and efficiently, including basic handling, tagging, hoo ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • Somonauk Lions hosts barbecue supper

    The Somonauk Lions Club will host a drive-thru 5 B’s BBQ supper from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. May 9 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Parish Center, 32 ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:42 am
  • Public star party at Afton Forest Preserve

    The Northwest Suburban Astronomers, in cooperation with the DeKalb County Forest Preserve District, will host a public star party on Saturday, May 7, ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:39 am
  • Sandwich Chamber of Commerce's coloring contest winners announced

    The annual Easter Coloring Contest for children ages 4-10 concluded with the judging held at the Sandwich Chamber of Commerce office, with entrees fro ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:40 am
  • Open Roads ABATE sponsors book run

    Open Roads ABATE of IL Chapter has several events planned for the coming year. They will be participating in group runs, Turn Back Time Bike Show in S ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:39 am
  • Local FFA member named State FFA Proficiency Winner in diversified horticulture

    Jackie Marco was selected as the State FFA Proficiency Winner in diversified horticulture. Marco is a member of the Somonauk-Leland-Sandwich FFA Chapt ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:38 am
  • Sandwich Lions Club keeping Pratt Road tidy

    These members of the Sandwich Lions Club prepare to pick up trash along Pratt Road. Club members are responsible for cleaning this stretch of roadway ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • Millbrook United Methodist Church donates to FVOAS

    Sherry Eichelberger (right), Millbrook United Methodist Church member, presents a donation to Patty Steffens, director of business development at Fox ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • Ladies of Plano Bible Church go on retreat

    Ladies from Plano Bible Church recently participated in a weekend retreat titled Lavender Spring Spa. It was held in Acorn Lodge at Dickson Valley Cam ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:35 am
  • Millbrook United Methodist Church seeks pianist

    The Millbrook United Methodist Church is looking for a pianist for the 9 a.m. service on Sunday mornings. This is a paid position and would begin the ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:35 am
  • Church Women United celebrate May Friendship Day

    The local chapter of Church Women United will celebrate May Friendship Day on Friday, May 6, at Salem Lutheran Church, 1022 N. Main St. in Sandwich.
    May 3, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • FVOAS annual Spring Gala and Auction set for May 14

    Fox Valley Older Adult Services invites all adults to the 23rd annual Spring Gala and Auction.This c ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • AP statistics test review offered

    An AP Statistics Test review series for the May 12 test will be offered beginning May 2.Session I wi ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • Save the dates for the spring Four Seasons series

    The spring series of University of Illinois Extension’s Four Seasons Gardening program, which focuses on environmental stewardship, home gardening, an ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • Plano High School announces students, staff of the month of April

    Plano High School recently announced its students and staff of the month for April.PHS staff nominat ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:27 am