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  • Fundraiser planned for Hiawatha student fighting brain cancer

    KIRKLAND – Summer vacation is the time of year that high school students relax and enjoy themselves, making memories they will never forget. Hiawatha ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • St. Paul’s to hold Blue Christmas Service

    The holiday season is often called “the most wonderful time of the year.” Yet for many people the holiday season is a difficult time, marked by stress ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • First Congregational to host cookie sale

    First Congregational United Church of Christ in DeKalb will host its first cookie sale from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 12.
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Community Choir sets Christmas cantata

    The Genoa Community Choir will present its Christmas cantata, “What Sweeter Music: A Festival of Carols,” on Dec. 5 and 6 at Trinity Lutheran Church, ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 100+ Women donates $10.9K to Safe Passage

    Members of the DeKalb-Sycamore chapter of 100+ Women Who Care, a charity organization that donates to four charities each year, handed over $10,900 in ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Immanuel Lutheran hosts Advent series

    Immanuel Lutheran Church and Student Center,  511 Russell Road in DeKalb invites the community to its Advent Worship Series, “Savior of the Nations.”
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • SUMC to celebrate the season with song, music

    The public is invited to celebrate the season at Sycamore United Methodist at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, and Sunday, Dec. 6.
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:07 am
  • IVT schedules auditions

    Auditions for Indian Valley Theatre’s next show, “Sex Please We're Sixty!” by Michael and Susan Parker, will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 10, and 11, ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DAWC hosts Holiday Shopping Fair

    DeKalb Area Women's Center, 1021 State St. in DeKalb, will hold its annual Holiday Shopping Fair from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • SHS sets annual Madrigal Dinner

    The Sandwich High School Chorus Department will present its annual Madrigal Dinner on Friday, Dec. 4, and Saturday, Dec. 5.
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 'The Nutcracker' comes to the Egyptian stage

    The Beth Fowler Dance Company will bring its 22nd annual production of the holiday classic ballet "The Nutcracker" to the stage of DeKalb’s Egyptian T ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach Players presents 'Miracle on 34th Street'

    Stage Coach Players’ holiday production, "Miracle on 34th Street," opens Dec. 3 with a special performance that will benefit the Fairdale Relief Fund ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Two holiday concerts at NIU School of Music

    “Swingin’ In the Holidays” is the theme of the first holiday concert presented by the Northern Illinois University School of Music.
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb High presents 28th annual Madrigal Dinner

    The DeKalb High School Music Department will hold its 28th annual Madrigal Dinner showcasing the DeKalb High School Madrigal Singers, an audition-only ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 'Tis the Season: Plan your holidays with this list

    December’s near, which means there are loads of holiday sights and sounds to enjoy. Here’s a list of local performances and events to help you plan.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:44 pm
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    Which of these days is best to do holiday shopping?
    Thanksgiving night
    Black Friday
    Cyber Monday
    Christmas Eve