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  • Zoberis to show new work at The Art Box

    “By Land and By Sea,” new and recent paintings by local artist David Zoberis Sr., will be on display from Sunday through July 25 at The Art Box, 308 E ...
    June 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Jazz In Progress plans Hopkins Park concert

    Jazz In Progress, a local community jazz band will perform a free concert at 8 p.m. at the Dee Palmer Band Shell Tuesday at Hopkins Park in DeKalb.
    June 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • "Aida" play mixes old Egypt with a young cast

    Jessica Jureczyk won’t only walk like an Egyptian at Sycamore High School this weekend, she’ll sing, dress and act like an Egyptian – a very, very gir ...
    June 24, 2015 - 9:36 pm
  • Review: Seth MacFarlane's "Ted 2" silly, spoiled by overstuffed plot

    “Ted 2” asks a question we never needed, or particularly wanted, to know the answer to: Is Ted, the magical, foul-mouthed, pot-smoking teddy bear, a p ...
    June 24, 2015 - 3:27 pm
  • BC-US--Food-July Fourth-Cream Pie,1st Ld-Writethru

    A basic strawberry rhubarb pie is a delightful and iconic part of summer, but why let it rest at that?
    June 23, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Midwest Museum to rock the reptiles

    SYCAMORE – The Midwest Museum of Natural History will host its Rockin’ for the Reptiles event Saturday.
    June 23, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • 'Orphan Train' is the topic of July Brown Bag Lunch program

    On July 2, enjoy an afternoon learning about local history and discussing the New York Times Best Seller, “Orphan Train,” by Christina Baker Kline.
    June 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Story time at Ellwood House Museum

    Children ages 2 to 5 are invited to the Ellwood House Museum at 11 a.m. Friday to hear the reading of the award-winning picture book, “Ox-Cart Man.”
    June 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • An evening with Fab Four at Genoa Library

    Enjoy an adult program on The Beatles by pop-culture historian and author Robert Rodriguez at the Genoa Public Library.
    June 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Greek Fest at Hopkins Park

    St. George Greek Orthodox Church will present its annual Greek Fest fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Hopkins Park Shelter in D ...
    June 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • AgriCULTURE opens at Midwest Museum

    The Midwest Museum of Natural History’s newest rotating exhibition, agriCULTURE, will open Tuesday.F ...
    June 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thousands gear up for Bike MS: Tour de Farms

    Bike MS: Tour de Farms, the annual charity bike ride of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Illinois Chapter, will take place Saturday an ...
    June 21, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Barb City Manor names volunteer of the year

    Barb City Manor Inc., the governing board of Barb City Manor Retirement Home in DeKalb, recently hosted its annual “Volunteer Thank You Night.”
    June 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • FVOAS Draw Down is Thursday

    The Fox Valley Older Adult Services annual Draw Down is approaching will be held Thursday at the Fox Valley Community Center, 1406 Suydam Road in Sand ...
    June 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Master Gardener program offered

    If gardening is your passion, and you would like to be part of a team that educates youth and adults alike on the joys of gardening, consider becoming ...
    June 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
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