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  • KC Gallery hosts Student Art Show through Jan. 22

    The Kishwaukee College Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition of student works through Jan.22.Kishwauk ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 9:22 am
  • Children’s Community Theatre lists cast for ‘Peter Pan’

    Children’s Community Theatre has named the cast of its spring production of “Peter Pan.” The family classic will be presented over two weekends, March ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 9:18 am
  • ON CAMPUS

    Christmas at Augustana Students at Augustana College performed the annual “Christmas at Augustana,” ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 9:08 am
  • Sycamore Middle School First Quarter High Honor Roll

    SYCAMORE – The following students were named to the high honor roll at Sycamore Middle School for the first quarter of the 2014-15 school year. 
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 9:16 am
  • KC Nursing holds Honor Society induction

    The Kishwaukee College Nursing Program held an induction ceremony for the Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society on Dec. 18. Fourteen second-year nursin ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 8:59 am
  • KC hosts FAFSA Completion Nights for area students

    The Kishwaukee Financial Aid Office will host free workshops to assist local students with filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 8:57 am
  • 'Birdman,' 'Budapest' top Oscar nominations with 9 nods each

    Two extravagant comedies, "Birdman" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel," tied for the most Oscar nominations Thursday morning with nine nods each, includin ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 8:23 am
  • Lewis Black brings back angry rant to DeKalb's Egyptian Theatre

    Lewis Black isn’t just the angry voice inside your head, he’ll be the angry voice at the Egyptian Theatre on Jan 22.
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Braised bird becomes fast weeknight dinner

    We don’t often think of braising as a weeknight-friendly approach to dinner. After all, anything that cooks low and slow would seem to be no go for a ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Wine-braised short ribs prove Crockpot’s worth

    It was a strange confession to make, but I felt I had to fess up. A friend who once ran a large recipe-based website recently was explaining to me tha ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 10:39 pm
  • Uncorked: Old world techniques and new world expressions

    Brent Shortridge has filled many Pinot Noir case requests.But a special order from abroad to the Wat ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 10:05 am
  • Christmas in Kirkland contest winners announced

    KIRKLAND – Many people attended Christmas in Kirkland on Dec. 19, sponsored by the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce. Visitors talked with Santa, listened ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • Chorus performs in Rockford

    Prairie Echoes Chorus had the honor of singing at the Second City Mens Holiday Show on Dec. 13 at the Second Congregational Church in Rockford. Prairi ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • Library collection

    Jacalyn Kenney, a middle schooler, is showing her snow globe collection at the Sycamore Public Library. It is displayed in the youth services departme ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:07 am
  • 150 winter coats collected in coat drive

    SYCAMORE – Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists recently held a community drive to collect winter coats, hats, mittens and gloves for Sycamore ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:06 am
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