• Student works performed in concert

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University School of Music will present a concert of music by NIU student composers at 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, in th ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Injured eagle rehab fundraiser’s focus

    SYCAMORE – The second annual “Babies Gone WILD!” fundraiser for Oaken Acres Wildlife Rehabilitation Center will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 26, ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:44 pm
  • 5K supports programs for the hard-of-hearing

    DeKALB – The fourth annual Hustle for Hearing 5K run/walk will be held on the nature trail at Hopkins Park on Saturday, April 5.
    March 31, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Landscape and nature art featured

    DeKALB – Local artist Linda Thornton Peterson will exhibit landscapes portrayed in various media and literary works in an exhibition called “Rural Rom ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:47 pm
  • Money-smart kids, debt-free adults

    Northern Illinois University’s Center for Economic Education and STEM Outreach are offering a workshop for educators and a STEM Cafe for the general p ...
    March 31, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • Hoarder's trash turns artist's treasure in exhibit

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Art Museum will present Hoarding, Amassing and Excess, a group exhibition featuring work by 17 contemporary ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Civil War general’s Sycamore recreated in exhibit

    SYCAMORE - On Thursday, April 3, during the Sycamore History Museum’s Brown Bag lunch, visitors can enjoy a sneak peek of the Sycamore History Museum’ ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • Young history lovers invited to train as museum guides

    SYCAMORE – Students in fifth through eighth grade who are looking for something fun to do this summer, who like working with people young and old, and ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • Autism expert offers strategies to parents and teachers

    DeKALB – Dr. Tim Wahlberg, licensed clinical psychologist and certified school psychologist, will present Strategies for Supporting Students with Auti ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:06 pm
  • Concert to include talk by pianist, composers

    DeKALB – Guest pianist Jeri-Mae G. Astolfi will present a free concert, “Here (and there): music for piano and electronics,” at 8 p.m. Friday, April 1 ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • Global missionary to speak at women's luncheon

    The women of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1915 N. First St., DeKalb, will host their annual Spring Banquet on April 5th.
    March 24, 2014 - 9:04 pm
  • Live music at Feed'em Soup for Shelter Box

    “Box Rox,” a benefit concert on behalf of Shelter Box, a Rotary-backed international relief agency, will be held March 27 at Feed’em Soup, 122 S. Firs ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Race season starts with Neighbors’ House 5K

    DeKALB – The 10th annual Neighbors’ House 5K Run will take place at 8 a.m. Sunday, April 27, at Hopkins Park in DeKalb.
    March 24, 2014 - 9:17 pm
  • Ukraine experience explained in talk

    Peace Corps volunteer Mike Dixon will report firsthand experiences of his service and experiences up to and during the current Ukrainian crisis at the ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Classroom grants raised at pig roast

    The DeKalb Education Foundation will host a traditional pig roast April 5 in order to raise money for grants that provide materials, equipment and pro ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:04 pm
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