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  • KSO plans Family Fun Day

    The community is invited to the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Family Fun Day on Aug. 9, beginning at 3 p.m. at Sycamore Community Park, 940 E. State ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Soprano featured at next DeKalb Band concert

    Soprano Cecelia Kafer will be the featured artist at the next DeKalb Municipal Band concert at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Dee Palmer Band Shell at Hopkins ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Dance weekend starts Friday

    Dancers “In the Mood” for some big band music may want to check out the ninth annual Let’s Dance Big Band Weekend presented by Just Make It Happen Inc ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Reno 911!’ comedian Nick Swardson to perform at the Egyptian

    Nick Swardson, best known for his recurring role as Terry Bernadino in the comedy series "Reno 911!," will bring his "Taste It" tour to the Egyptian T ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Communities host free outdoor films for families

    DeKALB – Outdoor movies are a part of summer in DeKalb County. Many local communities offer free out ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hearing Help Express in DeKalb talks about how baby boomers redesigned aging

    America's baby boomers first came on the scene in 1946. They've been turning the world on its head ever since.
    July 25, 2014 - 10:14 am
  • Phyllo stands in for crust in healthy cherry pie

    My all-time favorite dessert is cherry pie. Yes, I rank it higher than any chocolate concoction you can name. I even like the gluey, over-thickened ve ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Local student earns doctorate

    Neha Vohra graduated from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine with a degree of Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine in May.
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • KC welcomes new VP of Instruction

    Kishwaukee College welcomed Mark Lanting as the new vice president of Instruction on May 19.Lanting ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa grad awarded Palmer music scholarship

    Katelyn Thurlby of Genoa is the 2014 award recipient of the Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship, administered by the DeKalb County Community Fou ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 10 fresh ways to use fresh blueberries

    There are muffins, of course. And pancakes. And the obligatory fruit salad. But then what? After all the usual suspects, how do you handle a seasonal ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Accomplished young musician wins concerto competition

    SYCAMORE – Sarah Grant is the winner of the 2014 Sycamore High School Music Department Concerto Competition.
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Renowned physicist to join NIU, Fermi research teams

    DeKALB – Renowned physicist Swapan Chattopadhyay, director of the Cockcroft Institute in England, has accepted a joint appointment to Northern Illinoi ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Local students receive honors at Monmouth

    The following local students at Monmouth College were recognized during the convocation for receiving scholarships, prizes, department honors, etc.
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • In a jam? It’s time to think outside the PB&J

    It was probably 15 years ago that I discovered the magic that is a nearly empty jar of jam.Until the ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
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