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  • Bilder's pastels on display

    DeKalb Area Women's Center is hosting an exhibit of pastel drawings by artist and Northern Illinois University Professor Emerita Dorothea Bilder. "It' ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Wooden Box Theater marks 10th anniversary

    Wooden Box Theater will celebrate its 10th anniversary with “The Cavalcade of Stars,” an event that will showcase theatrical performers, fashion model ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Madigan comedy tour stops in DeKalb

    The Egyptian Theatre will welcome prolific comedian Kathleen Madigan as she brings her new “The Mermaid Lady” standup tour to DeKalb at 8 p.m. Nov. 3.
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Star Trek Beyond’ boldly goes back to what made the TV show great

    The opening words are kind of comforting: “My name is Captain James Tiberius Kirk.” We fans of the 50-year-old juggernaut called “Star Trek” know the ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • What to expect at your first hearing test

    If you believe you may be experiencing hearing loss a hearing test can determine what type and the extent of hearing loss you may have.
    July 20, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Whatever your politics, it’s time for a party

    With the Republic National Convention taking place through July 21 in Cleveland and the Democratic National Convention July 25-28 in Philadelphia, the ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Uncorked: Kutch trades Wall Street for winemaking

    With a garbled tone of voice Jamie Kutch answered the phone. It would be an understatement to descri ...
    July 19, 2016 - 4:05 pm
  • Explore plant life at Ellwood House Museum

    Children and their families are invited to learn about science at the Ellwood House Museum. A natural history program, called “What is a Plant?” will ...
    July 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Human rights commission to meet

    The Northwest Regional Human Rights Division of the Illinois Guardianship and Advocacy Commission will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday at Kishwaukee Hospital, ...
    July 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Project Seth hosts motorcycle run

    Project Seth will hold its inaugural Sethtastic Motorcycle Run on Saturday.Project Seth is a local n ...
    July 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Glidden Homestead hosts ‘Postcards of DeKalb’

    The Glidden Homestead will host a program from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 24, given by DeKalb area native Peter Espe.
    July 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Women’s group plans annual picnic

    The DeKalb Christian Women’s Connection will host its annual Picnic on the Farm at noon Thursday at Lillian Harbecke’s farm, 17535 Mount Hunger Road i ...
    July 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • TAILS plans adoption promotion

    TAILS Humane Society will hold a “Clear the Shelter” adoption promotion from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
    July 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Huskies host Family Fun Day and Movie Night

    Fans, families and friends of all ages are invited to Brigham Field at Huskie Stadium on Friday for 2016 NIU Football Family Fun Day and Movie Night, ...
    July 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Masons install new officers

    DeKalb Masonic Lodge 144 installed a new set of officers on June 14. The new officers for 2016-2917 are: Matthew Kapustianyk, worshipful master; the R ...
    July 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
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