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  • Rochelle skydiving center offers discounted skydives for charity

    ROCHELLE – In God's Service and the Chicago Skydiving Center in Rochelle are having a skydiving party to raise funds for the Emergency Service Rescue ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • 'When the Game Stands Tall' author hosts DeKalb book signing

    DeKALB – Local author Neil Hayes will sign copies of his book, "When the Game Stands Tall: The Story of the De La Salle Spartans and Football's Longes ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 1:23 pm
  • Egyptian to screen documentary on revolutionary conservationist

    DeKALB –The Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St. in downtown DeKalb, is excited to partner with the Illinois Lincoln Highway Association for a screenin ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 1:17 pm
  • Archive workshop on taking your photo collection digital

    DeKALB – It is easy to become overwhelmed with family photos. Learn to save them digitally at “Archives Workshop: Managing Photographs in a Family Col ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Travel eight countries in one day at library event

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Public Library and the Brian D. Slavenas Center have partnered with the Kishwaukee College Library continuing education department ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Test your animal knowledge for a chance at a Florida vacation

    SYCAMORE – Oaken Acres Wildlife Center founder Kathy Stelford describes the Full Moon Quest fundraiser as a “not-quite-giveaway.”
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 12:07 pm
  • Hands-on workshop on taking great photos

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences External Programming will present “Picture This: Photographing Northern I ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Free legal advice Saturday

    The Kane County Bar Association will conduct monthly “Ask A Lawyer Days” during 2014. On the second Saturday of each month, members of the public are ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • The physics of football to be explored at NIU STEM cafe

    DeKALB – Everyone knows that football is a physical game, but few people stop to think about the actual physics behind it.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DHS Class of 1959 celebrates reunion

    DeKALB – The DeKalb High School Class of 1959 will celebrate its 55th reunion with two events this month.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Lions celebrate Oktoberfest

    GENOA – The Genoa Lions Club’s sixth annual Oktoberfest will be held from 3 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Genoa Veteran’s Home on Washington S ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Look to the sky Sunday for Kite Fest

    DeKALB – The ninth annual DeKalb Kite Festival is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, in a field known as the “North 40” on the campus of Northern Ill ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:13 am
  • Volunteers invited to plant community gardens' orchard

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Community Gardens is seeking volunteers to help with planting fruit and nut trees, as well as raspberry bushes and other perenn ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • Beatles tribute band to play museum fundraiser

    SYCAMORE – The British are coming to Sycamore on Sept. 26.The Sycamore History Museum is hosting a f ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Jazz concert at SUMC

    SYCAMORE – From the first time music director Bev Rauch heard Jazz in Progress last August, she wanted to bring the group, with its all energy and  mu ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:54 am
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