Events

  • NIU concert features modern, classical dances

    DeKALB – Living Out Loud is a humorous blog about boisterous African-American women. It is also the title and the inspiration of one of the six titled ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Pritchard to address Kiwanis

    DeKALB – DeKalb Kiwanis Club is preparing for its monthly Town Hall meeting on Monday, April 28. The meeting, open to the public, features State Rep. ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • raises funds, empathy for Africans

    DeKALB - Tanzania Development Support (TDS), a nonprofit organization based in DeKalb, will sponsor a Water Walk fundraising event that will give loca ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Senior expo focuses on health, safety

    SYCAMORE - The 2014 Senior Health & Safety Expo will be held at the office of Home Bound Healthcare, 1625 Bethany Road in Sycamore, from 1-5 p.m. Frid ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Events take a stand against child abuse

    SYCAMORE – At noon on Thursday, April 24, individuals will take a symbolic stand against child abuse at Hands Around the Courthouse, a free community ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • Forming healthy habits before the summer

    SYCAMORE – Lazy summer days can lead to unhealthy habits; research has found that kids gain weight twice as fast during the summer than during the sch ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Fans can vote for Huskie Play of the Year

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University Athletics will host its fifth annual awards banquet, “The Victors,” at 7 p.m. Monday, April 28, at DeKalb’s hist ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Take Back the Night fights violence against women

    DeKALB – On Tuesday, April 29, Safe Passage, DeKalb County’s domestic violence and sexual assault prevention and intervention agency, will host Take B ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Huskies celebrated in ESPY-style awards show

    DeKALB - Northern Illinois Athletics’ fifth annual awards banquet, “The Victors,” is set for 8 p.m. Monday, April 28, at the historic Egyptian Theatre ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Avalon Quartet to join Illinois Philharmonic for special concert

    Northern Illinois University’s Avalon Quartet will join the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra and its acclaimed Austrian music director David Danzmayr t ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • 5 Things to Do This Weekend

     1. Take in some art. Wooden Box Theater will present "Charlie's Angels Nite" at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Ellwood House Visitor Center, 509 N. First St. ...
    April 17, 2014 - 2:16 pm
  • Kish 5K supports Adventure Works

    SYCAMORE – The KishHealth System Physical Therapy Center is hosting its seventh annual 5K Run/Walk event at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 31. Proceeds will ben ...
    April 14, 2014 - 6:02 pm
  • Hospice volunteer training

    DeKALB—KishHealth System Hospice will offer its spring volunteer orientation and training class at the hospice office, 2727 Sycamore Road in DeKalb. T ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • History exhibit looks at Sycamore in the Gilded Age

    SYCAMORE – Pioneers, war, and riches – it sounds like a blockbuster movie.It actually describes the ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • Registration information for DeKalb students

    DeKALB – Online registration for returning students in DeKalb School District 428 is under way. New students, kindergarten students and students in th ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:56 pm
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