• Speaker tells women: get out of your way

    SYCAMORE – Women will learn to stop standing in their own way at the Kishwaukee Women’s Network luncheon on Thursday, April 17.
    April 8, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Penguin Project 2014 kick off meetings scheduled

    Children's Community Theatre's Penguin Project will kick off its 2014 production of "Aladdin" with organizational meetings April 13 and 14.
    April 8, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Service members' kids benefit from dance performance

    DeKALB – When Jodi Riley’s husband was deployed to Afghanistan, her children were able to enroll in sports programs because of scholarships they recei ...
    April 8, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • Family recipes support local historic site

    Olga Sokolo admits she’s a little nervous.“You always want to believe that you are a good cook, and ...
    April 8, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Steelband marks 40th anniversary with concert

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University Steelband, under the direction of Liam Teague and Cliff Alexis, presents its spring 2014 concert at 3 p.m. Sunda ...
    April 8, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • New compositions performed for the first time in concert

    DeKALB – The Amicizia Trio will present a free concert of new works composed for violin, cello, and piano at 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, in the Northern ...
    April 8, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • ‘Faustina’ live drama brings a message of mercy

    "Faustina: Messenger of Divine Mercy," the live theatrical one-woman drama performed by actress Maria Vargo and directed by Leonardo Defilippis of Sai ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:59 pm
  • Kids’ volunteer opportunities abound at local fair

    DeKALB – DeKalb County KEYS (Keep Engaging Youth to Succeed) and Kishwaukee United Way will host the third annual Care or Be Square Youth & Family Vol ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:43 pm
  • Springtime recipes at Taste of Home Cooking School

    DeKALB – The perfect recipe for creating new memories includes good friends, good conversation and great food. The Taste of Home Cooking School is pre ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:55 pm
  • Quilt Walk celebrates fiber arts

    March 31, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • Classical works in Oak Crest concert

    Victor Ryzhov and Victoria Young will perform at the DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest, 2944 Greenwood Acres Drive in DeKalb, at 2 p.m. Sunday ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:57 pm
  • One-man musical fights hunger

    DeKALB – The off-Broadway musical “The Cotton Patch Gospel” is going way off-Broadway to DeKalb to raise money for local, national and international p ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:55 pm
  • Flea market to fund youth group trip

    SYCAMORE – St. Mary’s Church in Sycamore is hosting a Community Flea Market from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, April 12, in the Parish Activity Center ...
    March 31, 2014 - 6:00 pm
  • ‘Maze Runner’ author to visit NIU

    DeKALB – Imagine waking up in the heart of a vast maze with memory of nothing except your name. Every day, you have to run the maze, searching for a w ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:52 pm
  • Instant choir created at community sing

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University School of Music is looking to build an instant choir, hundreds of voices strong, at a Community Sing at 1:30 ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:49 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Should Genoa have a train station?
    Yes, it will bring positive development
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