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  • Sycamore church hosts drive-thru barbecue

    SYCAMORE – The Federated Church, 612 W. State St. in Sycamore, will host a drive-thru dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 11. The meal consists ...
    June 1, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • 2014 crop questions answered at research day

    SHABBONA – The Northern Illinois Agronomy Research Center will be hosting its summer Agronomy Day on Thursday, July 10 in Shabbona. Join University of ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore businesses combine for food drive

    The Merchants of Downtown Sycamore are hosting the third annual Out of School Food Drive July 8 to 12 to help build a better community by fighting hun ...
    June 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb band gives patriotic salute at July 4 concert

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Municipal Band will present its 2014 Salute to Veterans at 8 p.m. Friday, July 4, at the Hopkins Park Dee Palmer Band Shell. This ...
    June 30, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Amelia Earhart presented in one-woman show

    BIG ROCK – “Never Lost: Amelia Earhart Before the Legend” will be presented at 7 p.m. July 10 at the Big Rock Community Building, Sixth and Madison in ...
    July 3, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • History scavenger hunt takes a closer look at downtown Sycamore

    SYCAMORE - Look up, look down, look all around downtown Sycamore. On Thursday, July 10, the Sycamore History Museum is sponsoring a scavenger hunt tha ...
    June 30, 2014 - 4:06 pm
  • Where to go for local fireworks displays

    Friday, July 4• Hopkins Park, DeKalbFood booths open at 2 p.m., and people are encouraged to picnic ...
    June 30, 2014 - 9:44 am
  • Park run for Safe Passage

    SHABBONA – The second annual Pokanoka’s Trail Run/Walk for Safe Passage will take place at 8 a.m. Friday, July 4, at Shabbona Lake State Park. The eve ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:05 am
  • Genoa outdoor market to include blood drive

    GENOA – Genoa’s Open Air Market on Saturday, June 28, is dedicated to giving back to the community. This month Genoa Main Street, Inc. is working toge ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:06 am
  • History lecture on Civil War casualties and prisons

    SYCAMORE – The Fourth of July is when we celebrate our country’s independence. In the 1860s, however, it did not look like the whole country would cel ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:03 am
  • Farmers market lets patrons pay what they can

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Community Gardens is partnering with the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church to offer a unique neighborhood market. Beginning June 28, ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sports camps under way at DHS

    DeKALB – It may not seem like it from the thermometer outside, but it's basketball season inside DeKalb High School this week.
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • First Baptist Church offers day camp in July

    For the 38th year, First Baptist Church of DeKalb invites local children to Vacation Bible School Day Camp. 
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Drum and bugle corps Tour of Champions returns to NIU

    DeKALB – At 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 13, Northern Illinois University and Huskie Stadium will once again play host to the Drum Corps Tour of Champions. ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb gallery exhibits world war posters and propaganda

    DeKALB – “Art from the Great Wars,” an exhibition of original art and significant posters from World War I and World II from the collection of John Wr ...
    June 24, 2014 - 7:00 am
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