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  • Harvest Chapel volunteers help out at Woodbury

    Members of Harvest Chapel were on the playground at Woodbury Elementary School recently, painting, plowing the garden and making other repairs. Chapel ...
    April 22, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Mystery Diner: Sandwich Freedom Hall offers good food and live entertainment with patriotic theme

    Few things stir up the Mystery Diner's sentiments like baseball and presidential history.Ever since ...
    April 21, 2017 - 4:41 pm
  • Coin challenge at Dummer School raises money for books

    During Book Fair week, H.E. Dummer School held a classroom coin challenge. Each day was designated a certain coin day. The designated coin days were: ...
    April 21, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Dummer School honors Students of the Month

    Herman E. Dummer School has announced its fourth- and fifth-grade Students of the Month.Herman E. Du ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Dummer School names March Character Counts students

    Herman E. Dummer recently announced its March Character Counts students: (back row) Noah Campbell, Christopher Barbor, Trevonte Conway, Emma Stotler, ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Somonauk church to hold 63rd annual ham dinner

    The Union Congregational Church at 305 S. Gage St. in Somonauk will host its 63rd annual ham dinner Wednesday, April 26. 
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich City Council OKs Center Street streetlight contract

    The Sandwich City Council approved a bid from Elmund & Nelson Co. of Elgin this past week to install decorative streetlights along Center Street from ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Hero songs for spring

    W.W. Woodbury Elementary School students, led by Mr. Chad Anderson, put on a great spring concert with lots of hero songs.
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Indian Valley Community Band concert May 7

    The Indian Valley Community Band invites you to its annual Spring Concert at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, May 7, at the Opera House in Sandwich, 140 E. Railroad ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • IVVC names outstanding students for spring 2017

    Indian Valley Vocational Center in Sandwich recently announced its Outstanding Spring Students. This ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Two Sandwich High School students to attend Girls State

    The Sandwich High School administration and faculty recently announced that Kayla Schiera and Danniela Estrada have been chosen to represent Sandwich ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Scenes from Sandwich’s past: Home to a variety of variety stores

    Variety stores were a longtime business at the southeast corner of Main and Railroad streets. Hornsby’s 5˘ to $1.00 Store, owned by Mr. and Mrs. L.E. ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Christmas in March project helps 27 local families

    The Open Door Action club teamed up with the Tri-County Kiwanis Club for the Christmas in March project. Together they assembled two laundry baskets f ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Minsters group to host Fourth Tuesday feast

    The Sandwich/Somonauk Ministerial Alliance invites the community to this month's Fourth Tuesday Community Fellowship Feast from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich, Leland Masonic Lodges to celebrate Past Masters, 50-Year Members

    The Sandwich Masonic Lodge and the Leland Masonic Lodge will host their joint annual Past Masters and 50-Year Members dinner on Saturday, April 22, in ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • ABATE celebrating 25 years

    If you are or have been an Open Roads ABATE member, we want you. A 25th anniversary party for the Op ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Next Relay fundraiser is April 26 at Mike and Denise’s Pizzeria in Yorkville

    The American Cancer Society recently announced that Mike and Denise’s Pizzeria, Bar and Grill in Yorkville is the next restaurant to help raise funds ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich Lions Club plan spring scrap metal drive for April 29

    The Sandwich Lions Club will conduct its spring scrap metal collection from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 29, in the city parking lot across from ...
    April 20, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Track and Field: Sandwich star thrower Robinson warming up with the weather

    The weather is warming up, and so is Maddie Robinson.Sandwich’s returning state qualifier threw the ...
    April 18, 2017 - 3:32 pm
  • Baseball: Sandwich remains winless on the season

    Sandwich gave up a five-run Westmont second inning and mustered just three hits in dropping a 7-3 Interstate Eight Conference game on Monday to remain ...
    April 18, 2017 - 12:01 pm
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    April 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Softball: Sandwich splits two games with Coal City, eyes busy week ahead

    Sandwich's bats are getting in the swing of things.The Indians split two Interstate Eight Conference ...
    April 17, 2017 - 6:23 pm
  • On campus: Sandwich

    Augustana College recently announced students named to the dean's list for the 2016-17 winter term. Students who have earned this academic honor have ...
    April 17, 2017 - 3:15 pm
  • Baseball:

    0-7, lost to Coal City 5-0 and 5-4VP: ...
    April 17, 2017 - 1:15 pm
  • Civil War re-enactors' encampment coming to Knights Park

    Area school children will have a opportunity to learn about the Civil War at a re-enactors' encampment for school groups only on Friday, April 21, at ...
    April 17, 2017 - 11:58 am
  • Sandwich police chief reads to students

    Thank you so much, Chief Bianchi, for coming to read a chapter of "Stuart Little" to Mrs. Riley's class at Woodbury Elementary School! The students lo ...
    April 13, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • H.E. Dummer School announces third-quarter perfect attendance

    Fourth grade: Kaitlyn Adair, Marla Allen, Aracely Arriola, Charles Beach, Devon Blanchard, Ashlyn Bussett, Samuel Calderon-Offutt, Jocelyn Carr, Diego ...
    April 13, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • H.E. Dummer School announces third-quarter B.U.G. (Bringing Up Grades) Honor Roll

    Fourth grade: Kaitlyn Adair, Marla Allen, Grace Anderson, Charles Beach, Blake Blue, Ashlyn Bussett, Samuel Calderon-Offutt, Brooklyn Chmielewski, Pho ...
    April 13, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Give DeKalb County will provide community support to local nonprofits

    Donors from DeKalb County and across the globe can support local nonprofit organizations during Give DeKalb County on May 4.
    April 13, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Bids opened for Center Street lighting project in Sandwich

    Center Street lighting bids were announced at a recent Sandwich City Council meeting by Director of Public Works/City Engineer Tom Horak.
    April 13, 2017 - 5:30 am