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Japanese sushi bar & grill opens in oswego

Sushi enthusiasts and lovers of authentic Japanese cuisine may want to sharpen their chop stick skills before heading over to Oswego's new Shu's Sushi Bar & Grill.

Blackberry creek camp & conference center a multi-purpose venue

Blackberry Creek Camp & Conference Center is a unique venue for weddings and receptions, family reunions, parties, corporate meetings, youth retreats, concerts....



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​​Oswego Police Department Announcement: Citizen Police Academy 
The Oswego Police Department still has space available for its next Citizen Police Academy tentatively beginning March 4, 2015.


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Maple Syrup Season is short but sweet

Maple Syrup Fest will be Saturday, March 7th from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm at the Natural Resource Center in Russell Woods Forest Preserve. The preserve is located one mile west of Genoa off route 72.


Register for 4-H Camp Now
Summer may still seem far off, but now is the time to prepare for it. Sign up today for 4-H Camp '15 at Camp Benson in Mt. Carroll. Register before March 4 to look in your week at the cost of $235.




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Celtic Duo Celebrates with St. Patrick's Day music at the Sandwich Opera House 

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the music of Kim Robertson, Celtic harpist, and Brett Lipshutz on Irish flute and whistle, at the Sandwich Opera House Saturday. March 7th at 7:30 p.m.


Waubonsee to Celebrate Completion of Field House, 2020 College Master Plan
Sugar Grove - Next month, Waubonsee Community College will celebrate the arrival of 2020 five years early. At a special event March 10...


Senior Services Associates serves over 28,000 annually

Senior Services Associates is a non-profit agency that provides services for seniors, their families and caregivers in Kane, Kendall and McHenry Counties.

Aurora collegians screen 200/ student-athletes' hearts
Under faculty tutelage, Aurora University students kicked off American Heart Month by administering free "Young Hearts for Life" electrocardiogram (ECG) screenings for 200 AU student-athletes. 


8th Annual Spring Gardening Workshop March 21
8th Annual Spring Gardening Workshop, sponsored by the Sandwich Park District, will be held Saturday morning, March 21 from 8 AM - 12:30 PM.


Vendors Sought For Women's Expo
The Sandwich Area Chamber of Commerce announced the date for their 6th "Lights .Camera. Action!" Women's Expo. The event will take place on Thursday, March 19 in Sandwich.