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  • Kishwaukee Concert Band to perform ‘Musical Reflections’

    The Kishwaukee Concert Band will begin its 14th season at 7 p.m. Oct. 17 with “Musical Reflections”. This free concert will take place in the Boutell ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich High plans music fest for Oct. 18

    Sandwich High School will host the 18th annual Musicfest on Oct. 18. The field show starts at 2 p.m. The Sandwich High School Madrigals will sing the ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Theatre presents 'The Normal Heart'

    The School of Theatre and Dance at Northern Illinois University will present as its first 2015-2016 season Studio Series production, the drama, “The N ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Time travel at Fox Valley Antiques Show

    More than 50 experienced antiques dealers traveling from 15 states and England will exhibit furnishings from the past at “Timeless Design,” the 41st F ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Concerted journey: Cor Cantiamo offers listeners a story through song

    An upcoming concert will bring together choir music, World War I and the winter season.Cor Cantiamo, ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 8:23 am
  • This fall, get French onion soup off the stove, onto a grill

    When a friend asked me if I could create a hearty fall soup that begins on the grill, at first I was stumped.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Uncorked: Darioush winemaker living the American Dream

    The wine collection was fit for a palace.Stocked with bottles of all formats, it held the world’s mo ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Author to make virtual appearance at book club

    The DeKalb Public Library’s Magic Muffins Club, which is a club for DeKalb-area tweens, will welcome the author of the book, “Dead City,” who will vir ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Civil war program scheduled

    The program “From the Grand Army of the Republic to the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War” will be presented at the Oct. 14 meeting of the DeKal ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Human rights group to meet at hospital

    The Northwest Regional Human Rights Division of the Illinois Guardianship & Advocacy Commission will meet at 4 p.m. Oct. 13 at Kishwaukee Hospital, 1 ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 4-H clubs invite children to become new members

    One out of every seven adults in the U.S. is a former 4-H member. Clubs are accepting new members this month to increase that number.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Pay-It Forward House seeks volunteers

    Pay-It-Forward House offers volunteers a chance to serve others in their time of need.Residents are ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Park district to host art workshop series

    The DeKalb Park District is introducing a new arts program this month. Arts Explore … Arts Galore! is a workshop series that includes a variety of art ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • STEM Café to tackle ‘Game of Thrones’ physics

    If you love “Game of Thrones” – either the hit HBO show or the bestselling novels – you might think the story is pure escapism: a fantasy romp set in ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • Home inventories can help in case of natural disaster

    Wild weather has become more common with climate change, the experts say, and homeowners can prepare for natural disasters by making home inventories ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
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