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  • Stage Coach sets auditions for 2015 season

    Stage Coach Players will hold auditions for its 2015 season, which includes six summer shows (May through October) and Reader’s Theater in April. Audi ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Callahan scholarship fund taking applications

    Applications are being accepted for the Lois L. Callahan Scholarship through the DeKalb County Community Foundation.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Raising chickens in your backyard

    It doesn’t get much better than frying up a couple of farm-fresh eggs that you just collected yourself. Maybe that is why so many people, whether they ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Brazilian concert features Paulo Padilha

    Catch the swing and rhythm of urban Brazil with Paulo Padilha, who will give a special concert on Thursday, March 5, in DeKalb.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dojo Dynamics offers CPR/AED classes

    Dojo Dynamics in Sandwich has started offering CPR/AED classes. Dojo Dynamics received an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) thanks to the Jason S ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Tickets on sale for CCT's 'Peter Pan'

    Swash-buckling pirates, sword fights and flying children will all add to the excitement of Children’s Community Theatre’s presentation of "Peter Pan," ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 9:52 am
  • Child screenings scheduled in DeKalb

    DeKalb Community Unit School District 428, along with Community Coordinated Child Care, will provide screenings for children ages birth to 3 and presc ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Learn about teen volunteering at hospital

    A meeting is planned for area high school students and their parents to learn more about Teen Age Group Service (TAGS) at Kishwaukee Hospital.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Bornhuetter work on display at The Art Box

    “In Retrospect,” an exhibition of silverpoint drawings, lithographs, etchings and aquatints by Robert L. Bornhuetter will be on display at The Art Box ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Defend & Protect: Residents get a chance to see local artillery up close

    Alysa Amy of Hinckley has heard countless stories from her husband, Josh Amy, about what his job entails. But Sunday was the first time she was able t ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • SHS Theater goes on a 'Picnic'

    The Sycamore High School Theater Department will present its winter play "Picnic," by William Inge, Feb. 19 through 21.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. John Lutheran sets Lenten services

    The Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. John (Missouri Synod) will hold weekly Wednesday evening Lenten services from Ash Wednesday, Feb. 18, through M ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa library to close Feb. 27 for move

    Genoa Public Library officials will host a farewell party for its current building, which will close Feb. 27 in preparation for the opening of the new ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Register now for 4-H camp

    Summer may still seem far off, but now is the time to prepare for it. Sign up today for 4-H Camp ’15 at Camp Benson in Mt. Carroll.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Quilters guild offers 'Scrap Therapy'

    The DeKalb County Quilters Guild invites quilters and quilter “wannabes” to its February Round Robin meeting of Scrap Therapy on Thursday, Feb. 26, an ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 5:30 am