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  • Former big leaguers lead kids' baseball clinic

    SYCAMORE – Local youth will pick up baseball tips from former major league greats, including George Foster and Ron Kittle, July 19.
    July 11, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • Classic musical shares ‘How to Succeed’ at DeKalb theater

    DeKALB – Stage Coach Players presents "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying," July 10 through 20. The show is based on the book by Abe Bur ...
    July 7, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • Free family fun at fair

    SYCAMORE – Pay-It-Forward House will hold its ninth annual Meet Me at the Fair from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at the house, 719 Somonauk St. in S ...
    July 7, 2014 - 5:51 pm
  • Waterman Summerfest features tractors, balloon rides

    WATERMAN – The Waterman Lions Club will host a farm tractor pull and offer hot air balloon rides as part of the 14th annual Summerfest and Antique Tra ...
    July 12, 2014 - 4:17 pm
  • Country music show collects school supplies

    DeKALB – Gary Mullis is hosting the sixth annual Country Music Show for School Supplies from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 20.
    July 9, 2014 - 6:10 pm
  • Dance the weekend away at DeKalb ballroom dance event

    DeKALB – The June 29-July 5 issue of American Profile, a national weekly magazine distributed in newspapers across the country, including the Daily Ch ...
    July 7, 2014 - 2:05 pm
  • Kishwaukee Fest parade takes a new route, still plenty to see

    DeKALB – The fifth Kishwaukee Fest of DeKalb County will feature a variety of events around DeKalb County from July 20 through 27.
    July 7, 2014 - 5:32 pm
  • NIU fans can watch a family movie on Huskie scoreboard

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University will host Movie Night at Huskie Stadium on Friday, Aug. 1. Huskie fans will meet NIU head coaches and watch a mo ...
    July 7, 2014 - 1:53 pm
  • DeKalb band concert features eclectic mix of music

    Mark Robinson will be the featured vocalist at the DeKalb Municipal Band’s summer band concert at 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Dee Palmer Band Shell in Hopki ...
    July 9, 2014 - 6:12 pm
  • Healthy cooking with fresh vegetables a prelude to garden group meeting

    DeKALB – KishHealth System healthy culinary instructor Jo Cessna will give a presentation on cooking with fresh summer vegetables at 5:30 p.m. Monday, ...
    July 3, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Gardening program on creating children's gardens

    SYCAMORE – The Four Seasons Gardening program from University of Illinois Extension, continues with a session titled, "Starting a Youth Garden."
    June 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb band concert takes a trip to outer space

    The DeKalb Municipal Band’s summer concert series resumes at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Dee Palmer Band Shell at Hopkins Park, 1403 Sycamore Road. Soprano ...
    July 3, 2014 - 6:58 pm
  • Beauty queens to headline festival parade

    Miss Illinois 2014, Marisa Buchheit, will appear in the Kishwaukee Fest Parade of Queens on Friday, July 25, during Kishwaukee Fest of DeKalb County.
    June 1, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Kirkland alumni invited to Fourth of July open house

    KIRKLAND – The Kirkland-Hiawatha All-School ninth annual open house for alumni, former students and current and former faculty and staff will be from ...
    June 1, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Biking with Beanzie annual ride is Sunday

    Since 1999, about 6,000 bicyclists have traveled the Biking with Beanzie routes at least one, and many have ridden multiple times. The 15th annual rec ...
    July 7, 2014 - 12:05 pm
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