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  • NIU presents play about journalists wrestling with the atrocities of war

    DeKALB – In the first offering of its 2014-2015 Mainstage Series season, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will present the ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kids tour hunts for animals in Ellwood architecture

    DeKALB – At 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, kids 6 and older and their families are invited to participate in a special tour of the Ellwood House Museum, ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Program to help people struggling with mortgage payments

    DeKALB – Local legislators have invited several state agencies to DeKalb to help residents take advantage of programs to lower their mortgages, avoid ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fantasy Fest launches month-long Big Read event

    DeKALB – The Big Read of DeKalb County will begin on Saturday, Oct. 4, with a Fantasy Fest at DeKalb High School.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Avalon quartet begins fall season with free concert

    The Avalon String Quartet will begin its fall season at 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, in Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, 400 Lucinda Ave., DeKalb, on the ca ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Think Out of the Box’ the theme for art league meeting

    Kishwaukee Valley Art League will feature members’ works of art supporting the theme “Think Out Of The Box” at the Oct. 2 meeting.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 6:04 pm
  • Patents explained at Glidden Homestead event

    DeKALB – The path to a patent has to start with a great idea.Joseph Glidden’s path to his first pate ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 1 piano, 4 hands – Khasma Duo to give recital at NIU

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University School of Music will host the Khasma Duo in a recital of new and recent music for piano duet (one piano, fou ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Mullis premieres music video

    DeKALB – DeKalb songwriter Gary Mullis will host two events to premiere a new music video of his song “Doing the Christmas Boogie,” as sung by recordi ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Teams, sponsors needed for annual county spelling bee

    SYCAMORE – The 15th annual Community Spelling Bee will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at St. Mary’s Parish Hall, 322 Waterman St. in Sycamore ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Natural gas safety program visits DeKalb fire station

    In an effort to increase awareness about natural gas safety, Nicor Gas will take its natural gas safety program to fire stations in 61 communities acr ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Safely dispose of unused medication at police event

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department is partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration for a National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturda ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Pets of all sizes to be blessed at St. Paul’s

    DeKALB – St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 900 Normal Road in DeKalb, invites animal lovers to bring their favorite creatures to a Community Pet Blessing C ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Get a sneak preview of historic homes

    On Thursday, the Sycamore History Museum will sponsor a special sneak preview of this year’s Pumpkin Fest Historic Homes Tour, featuring noted local h ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:12 pm
  • Cemetery walk explores echoes of Sycamore’s past

    SYCAMORE – “Etched in Stone,” the Sycamore History Museum’s annual heritage cemetery walk, is set for 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
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