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  • Artists sought for fall artisan market

    DeKALB – Kishwaukee Hospital’s Auxiliary invites artists and crafters to participate in the Artisan Market from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, in t ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:16 am
  • Harold and Cecelia Kafer return to NIU

    The Northern Illinois University School of Music will welcome Harold and Cecelia Kafer back to campus for an afternoon of musical duets and solo piece ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:15 am
  • Songs from Disney films, ‘Les Mis’ on band’s Tuesday concert program

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Municipal Band presents its ninth free concert of the summer at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, at the Dee Palmer band shell in Hopkins P ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:15 am
  • Pond management workshop offered in August

    Curious about your pond’s health? Join the DeKalb County Soil and Water Conservation District and University of Illinois Extension Office for a free w ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:14 am
  • Indie band FUE to play at Sycamore store

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb-based indie band FUE will return to Christian Connection in downtown Sycamore to play an acoustic in-store performance at 7 p.m. Fri ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:13 am
  • Learn new recipes for fresh garden produce

    SYCAMORE – August is harvest time for local gardeners. Even if you do not have your own tomatoes, zucchinis, peppers, corn or other vegetables, you ca ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:13 am
  • Final family fun day has a Civil War theme

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore History Museum will celebrate its final Family Fun Day of the season from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at the museu ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • Homestead hosts art fair outside historic barn

    DeKALB – Twenty artisans will display and sell their wares on the grounds of the Joseph F. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center from noon to 4 p.m. ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • Self-guided tour of historic barns Saturday

    DeKALB – In support of their complementary missions to preserving the history of DeKalb County’s agricultural heritage, The Joseph F. Glidden Homestea ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:09 am
  • Orchard hosts stargazing event during meteor shower

    MAPLE PARK – Looking for a spectacular summer show? Look no further than the night sky. In mid-August, the annual Perseid meteor shower will radiate f ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Clinic teaches women and children to use a shotgun

    SHABBONA – A wingshooting clinic for beginning shooters with shotguns will be held at Shabbona Lake State Park Aug. 16 and 17.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Free weekly workshops reduce fall risk

    DeKALB – Have you turned down a chance to go out with family or friends because you were concerned about falling? Have you cut down on a favorite acti ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Editor's Note: Scavenger hunt honors young man's sense of adventure

    This is not a happy story. But sometimes stories with an unhappy beginning can have a hopeful ending.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Student prints on display at gallery

    DeKALB – "Kishwaukee College Student Prints”, an exhibition of photographs, monotypes and relief prints by Kishwaukee College students, will be on dis ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Mini quilt show a preview for larger fall show

    DeKALB – The DeKalb County Quilters Guild will host “A Mini Quilt Show,” highlighting the work of DeKalb County Quilters Guild, at the DeKalb Area Wom ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Reader Poll

    What is your favorite part of fall?
    Cooler weather
    Changing leaves
    Apple- and pumpkin-flavored everything