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  • NIU to host documentary on sexual assaults

    A documentary on sexual assault on college campuses is coming to Northern Illinois University. NIU will host a free public screening of “The Hunting G ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Jazz in Progress to perform at Hopkins Park

    Jazz in Progress, a local community jazz band, will perform a free concert at the Dee Palmer Band Shell in DeKalb’s Hopkins Park at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Salad makes most of vegetable glut

    At the end of the summer, we all are awash in corn, zucchini and tomatoes. This is, by and large, a good thing. But it begs for a bit of creativity in ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Focusing on the five pillars of health

    A pillar is defined as a structural support, so it makes sense that the five pillars of health support the body’s proper, healthy function.
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 10:21 am
  • What are the common causes of Hearing Loss?

    People lose their hearing for a myriad of reasons. Hearing loss falls into two basic categories - te ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • What is tinnitus?

    Millions of Americans suffer from it - that annoying ringing sound in your ears. It’s called tinni ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:05 pm
  • Rick Pickren to perform at Pioneer Day

    Rick Pickren will perform at the 30th annual Pioneer Day at the Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society and Museum in Genoa.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Seniors invited to Move It and Lose It event

    Join Fox Valley Older Adult Services and the Sandwich Park District from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, for a sampling of activities coming up thi ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Barb City Manor ice cream social set

    Barb City Manor’s annual Ice Cream Social will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday. Join them for a free community event with music by A Wing and A Prayer D ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich church hosts rummage sale

    Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Sandwich will host a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to noon Saturday.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • STEM Café presents 'Breakfast with the Bison'

    Most of the Midwestern tallgrass prairie vanished in the 19th century with the rise of the steel plow, but researchers say that prairie restoration is ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa library hosts used book sale

    The Genoa Public Library, 232 W. Main St., Genoa, will host a used book sale during Pioneer Day weekend.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kirkland Historical Society plans golf outing

    The Kirkland Historical Society/Chamber Golf Outing is scheduled for Saturday at Timber Pointe Golf Course, 5750 Woodstock Road, Poplar Grove.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Free OSHA course for small businesses offered

    The National Safety Education Center at Northern Illinois University will host a series of free courses across the area.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Valley West Auxiliary plans quilt raffle

    The Valley West Hospital Auxiliary will host its annual quilt raffle fundraiser at the Sandwich Fair from Sept. 9 to 13. The queen-size quilt was crea ...
    Aug. 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
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