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  • Annual plant sale to benefit nonprofits

    First Congregational United Church of Christ, 615 N. First St. in DeKalb, will hold its annual Flower and Plant Sale Mother’s Day weekend, May 9 and 1 ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • Shabbona church sets pork chop dinner

    Shabbona United Church of Christ will hold a Fay’s pork chop drive-through dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. April 25.
    April 17, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Bethesda adds Peters as ministry consultant

    Bethesda Lutheran Communities has named Deaconess Jana Peters of Kirkland as a ministry consultant serving people with intellectual and developmental ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Foursquare to present Good Friday drama

    In commemoration of Good Friday, the DeKalb Foursquare Church, located at Second and Grove streets in DeKalb, will present a special monologue drama a ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:08 pm
  • Area faithful find different ways to mark Good Friday

    Molly Lovelock plans to spend time today, Good Friday, alone in silence.The DeKalb resident will tak ...
    April 17, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Local artist wins award at national exhibit

    Dale Osterle of DeKalb has won the Kent Leasure Memorial Fine Print Award for her hand-colored etching titled, “Winter Magic,” in this year’s GALEX Na ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:52 pm
  • Antiques appraiser to visit Heritage Woods

    Antiques expert Mark Moran will offer free, informal antiques appraisals at Heritage Woods, 2626 N. Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb, from 3 to 6 p.m. Apr ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • NIU senior art show scheduled

    The Northern Illinois University School of Art will hold its Spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition from April 28 through May 10 at the Jack Olson Ga ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • ‘Charlies Angels Nite’ returns to Ellwood House

    The Ellwood House Visitor Center in DeKalb will host local performance group Wooden Box Theater at 4 p.m. Saturday for its production “Charlie’s Angel ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • Sycamore man to perform with Apollo Chorus

    Sycamore resident Michael Eikleberry is performing with the Apollo Chorus of Chicago, Chicago’s oldest volunteer chorus, during its upcoming concert, ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • Kish College Theater to stage ‘Love Minus’

    Kishwaukee College Theater will present “Love Minus,” by Mary Gallagher, on April 23 through 26 in the Kishwaukee College Theater with a curtain time ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:52 pm
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    April 16, 2014 - 4:01 pm
  • Avalon Quartet to join Illinois Philharmonic for concert

    Northern Illinois University’s Avalon Quartet will join the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra and its acclaimed Austrian music director David Danzmayr t ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:04 pm
  • Dyeing Easter eggs in shaving cream is frothy fun

    If dyeing Easter eggs with vinegar and color tablets is feeling old, reach for a new duo: shaving cream and liquid food coloring.
    April 16, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Egyptian to host ‘Big Night’

    Hungry?The Egyptian Theatre in downtown DeKalb will present an exclusive “Big Night Movie & A Dinner ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:02 pm
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