Northern Star

Local businesses, organizations get ready to give this holiday season

Kelly Bauer

November 22, 2011

DeKalb is gearing up for the season of giving.Several local organizations and businesses have started collections for their annual charities. Merlin 200,000 Miles Shop, 1812 Sycamore Road, is collecting a variety of winter clothes to distribute to impoverished families. The DeKalb Area Women's Center...

Local churches and businesses team up for charity

Zachary Brictson

November 3, 2010

With frigid weather approaching, local churches plan for programs to help the less fortunate through the winter. Churches and businesses are working with DeKalb's Salvation Army, 830 Grove St., to provide food drives and other charitable service to eligible families for this holiday season. Lynn Sch...