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A living wage

Everyone deserves to earn a living wage. There shouldn’t be any barrier between working an honest day in exchange for a living wage. For anyone. Have you heard the battle cry for living wages? There should be no st...

Remember when…

Looking back with fond memories is one of the secrets to Facebook’s success. How long have you lived in Sycamore? You know you’re from Sycamore, Illinois when …. has 1,359 members and has an abundance o...
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Check Out DRIVE Automotive

What does D.R.I.V.E. stand for in DRIVE Automotive? Discover Reputable Independent Vehicle Experts, and they mean it!  The quality ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certified technicians at Drive Automotive utilize tod...
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Waste Oil Needed at Airport

Last summer the DeKalb Airport installed a waste oil heater in the Airport Maintenance Hangar. The airport is trying to cut costs everywhere and this is a good opportunity to try and cut their gas bills. During snow remo...
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Huskies win. Huskies win

It wasn’t just the win. It was how the NIU Huskies beat the ASU Red Wolves. The 38-20 final score doesn’t tell the story. The game didn’t tell the story unless you’re a Huskies fan. The Huskies an...
Safe bet crystal balls are pickin the Huskies.

Huskies eat Red Wolves

A national audience is in for a real warm-up treat to the All State BCS Championship Bowl game between LSU and Alabama. Sunday night on ESPN the Huskies of Northern Illinois take on the Arkansas State Red Wolves at the G...
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Remembering Martha

Until she passed away at age 94 of natural causes Martha Wetzel was in the people’s business. Long before blogging was even a gleam on some programmer’s computer monitor Martha was a citizen’s watchdog ...