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November Sycamore History Museum Brown Bag Lunch, “History of the Stuz...

In 2001 a group of current and former Sycamore Firefighters met to promote the history of the Sycamore Fire Department and to purchase the...

Cortland History Books for Sale

The Town of Cortland has had a rich history in DeKalb County for 150 years. The stories of the people, places and events that...

Between Bread: A Look Inside The Hamburger [INFOGRAPHIC]

It probably isn’t a surprise that Memorial Day (a popular holiday for cook-outs) and National Hamburger Day (May 28) fall so close together. While...

Tax-Exempt No Longer: The NFL’s Tax History and Future

Ed note: You may have just finished paying a tax bill for 2014, but you know who didn’t? The National Football League. However, Mike...

Daylight Saving Time: Are You Ready to Spring Forward? [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s almost time to “Spring Forward.” While most of us are totally on board with the general idea of Spring (no more snow! or...

Brown Bag Lunch “Collecting Civil War Artifacts”

This Thursday, August 7th, 2014, stop by the Sycamore History Museum to learn about collecting Civil War Artifacts. As the United States has looked...

Get in on Sycamore History Museums Family Fun Days Scavenger Hunt

In July, the Sycamore History Museum's Family Fun Days are taking a road trip to downtown Sycamore. Their junior docents are working on a...

Grand Opening of Sycamore History Museum’s Exhibit “General Dutton’s America”

The Sycamore History Museum is proud to announce the grand opening of their new exhibition, “General Dutton’s America” this Saturday, April 26th, 2014 from...

DCHGS releases new book on history of DeKalb County

The DeKalb County Historical-Genealogical Society is proud to announce that its new book, “Acres of Change: A History of DeKalb County, Illinois 1963 –...

Family Fun Days with the Sycamore History Museum

The Sycamore History Museum's Family Fun Days are taking a road trip to downtown Sycamore this Thursday, August 15th, 2013. The junior docents are...

Women and the Factory

7/3/12 3:09pm from the Sycamore History Museum Due to the expected high temperatures and heat idex on Thursday, we have cancelled the Brown Bag...

The Celebration Begins

Lehan Drugs is celebrating over 65 years in our community. On Thursday, June 14th, 2012 Lehan's held a History Celebration Event for past employees inside their...