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  • 1 piano, 4 hands – Khasma Duo to give recital at NIU

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University School of Music will host the Khasma Duo in a recital of new and recent music for piano duet (one piano, fou ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Mullis premieres music video

    DeKALB – DeKalb songwriter Gary Mullis will host two events to premiere a new music video of his song “Doing the Christmas Boogie,” as sung by recordi ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Teams, sponsors needed for annual county spelling bee

    SYCAMORE – The 15th annual Community Spelling Bee will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at St. Mary’s Parish Hall, 322 Waterman St. in Sycamore ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Natural gas safety program visits DeKalb fire station

    In an effort to increase awareness about natural gas safety, Nicor Gas will take its natural gas safety program to fire stations in 61 communities acr ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Safely dispose of unused medication at police event

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department is partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration for a National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturda ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Pets of all sizes to be blessed at St. Paul’s

    DeKALB – St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 900 Normal Road in DeKalb, invites animal lovers to bring their favorite creatures to a Community Pet Blessing C ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Get a sneak preview of historic homes

    On Thursday, the Sycamore History Museum will sponsor a special sneak preview of this year’s Pumpkin Fest Historic Homes Tour, featuring noted local h ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:13 pm
  • Cemetery walk explores echoes of Sycamore’s past

    SYCAMORE – “Etched in Stone,” the Sycamore History Museum’s annual heritage cemetery walk, is set for 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Wooden sculpture, functional and decorative, on display

    The September art exhibit at the DeKalb Area Women’s Center galleries is “Wood Is Good,” by William E. Mitchell, retired art educator at Clinton Roset ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 6:07 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Do you prefer packaged or homemade Halloween costumes?