Welcome to DeKalb County Illinois!

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

Illinois Supports Breastfeeding Month

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has declared August 2017 as Breastfeeding Promotion Month in Illinois. The proclamation aims to increase public awareness of breastfeeding as...

Fascinating Farm Facts: Hay and Straw

Hay is grown specifically for use as livestock feed. It can vary from a dark green when freshly baled to a lighter green after time...

Farm & Food Field Trip July 22

Join the DeKalb County Farm Bureau this summer for a traveling conversation to two family farms. • Interact with local farmers. • Compare organic and conventional food...

HEALTH CARE BLOG

Artist and Crafters Needed for Artisan Market October 6th

Artists and crafters are invited to participate in the Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary’s Artisan Market on Friday, October 6, from 8:30 am to...

Volunteer Opportunities Available thru N.M. Kish Health

Volunteer Opportunities Women, men and teen volunteers play an important role within KishHealth System, providing friendly neighbor-to-neighbor interactions with our patients and visitors. These interactions...

Pritchard’s Perspective 7/24/17

Observations and comments about state government by State Representative Robert W. Pritchard. July 24, 2017 In This Issue: A Closer Look at the Budget Local...