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This website, online since 1997, is dedicated to local, independent people, businesses and organizations in DeKalb County Illinois.

Local Restaurants Honor Veteran’s Day

Several local DeKalb County restaurants and food specialty locations are offering a variety of free or special deals to military veterans as...

The Show Must Go On – GKHS

Every year the Genoa-Kingston High School (GKHS) theater students perform a play, and in the spring they do a musical. However, this year...

DeKalb Newest Attraction … Park District Sled Hill

The new DeKalb Park District sled hill is ready for snow and the people to start sledding. It seems as though the...

Barn Tour Offers a Day in the Country

Seven barns open to visitors in southern DeKalb County The annual DeKalb County Barn Tour is shaping up to be an actionpacked, fun-filled day in...

Illinois Farmers had Record Yields in 2018

According to an article posted yesterday on FarmWeekNow.com, the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) final 2018 county corn and soybean yield estimates indicated...

5 Things You Never Knew About Fear – Emotional Health

Understanding the Science of Fear Fear. It’s an emotional response to a perceived threat, either real or imagined. Some...

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day was celebrated on Thursday, October 10, 2019. This day was created to make more people aware of mental health concerns...

DeKalb County Democratic Party Potential Candidate Social on September 21

DeKalb, IL – On Saturday, September 21 at 1:30 p.m. the DeKalb County Democratic Party is hosting a potential candidate informational social. 

Pumpkin-Hazelnut Tea Cake

Now that pumpkins are in season, roast a small pie pumpkin and puree the flesh in a blender or food processor for this loaf...

Self-Defense & Situational Awareness Class for Women

Jeff Keicher, 70th District State Representative has announced a special self-defense for young ladies and women. If you or anyone you know...