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  • Theater shows free holiday movies

    The Sycamore State Theater will once again host a series of free holiday movies in November and December.
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DHS stages ‘Putnam County Spelling Bee’

    The DeKalb High School Theatre department will present “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday in the school ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • ALPHA lecture to focus on ancient weaving

    ALPHA: Friends of Antiquity will hold its final lecture of the fall series, “Weaving a Yarn:  Women, Clothing and Cloth in Classical Antiquity,” at 7: ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa-Kingston High to present Christie mystery

    The Genoa-Kingston High School Drama Department will present the Agatha Christie thriller “A Murder Is Announced” this weekend in the high school audi ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kish College Art Gallery hosts Taehoon Kim works

    The Kishwaukee College Art Gallery is hosting an installation of works by Taehoon Kim, titled “The Era When A Boy Lived,” through Dec. 5.
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Jazz Lab Band to celebrate DVD release

    Northern Illinois University and DeKalb-area high school students join instructors from the School of Music every year for a trip to the annual Illino ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Avalon String Quartet to perform Nov. 21

    Northern Illinois University’s Avalon String Quartet will continue its fall season at 8 p.m. Nov. 21 in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall on campus.
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sanctus Real headed to Genoa

    Christian band Sanctus Real, along with artists Josh Wilson and Jon Bauer, will make a tour stop in Genoa Nov. 22 to perform at CrossWind Community Ch ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fresh take on an herb-roasted Thanksgiving turkey

    There is something splendid about an herb-roasted Thanksgiving turkey, not the least of which is the way it fills the home with rich, savory aromas.
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Spice up Thanksgiving with barbecue-rubbed turkey

    It occurred to us recently that many of the same flavors we crave on grilled meats during the summer also would be superb on roasted turkey at Thanksg ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Taste of the Vine an elegant evening

    The Kishwaukee United Way Taste of the Vine wine tasting and silent auction will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Mary’s Memorial Hall, ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • Model fire truck can be seen at breakfast

    When Sycamore’s 1923 Stutz fire truck was discovered rusting in an Indiana corn field in 2001, no one considered it a work of art. The city’s first mo ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:21 am
  • KSO to present family concert Saturday

    The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra will present a family-oriented concert, “The Many Moods of Music,” at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Egyptian Theatre, 135 ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:16 am
  • Holiday Happenings ends season at homestead

    The annual Holiday Happenings is a twofold celebration to usher in the holiday season and to celebrate the end of another tour season at the Joseph F. ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:16 am
  • Waterman Winery sets Toys for Tots fundraiser

    Waterman Winery & Vineyards Inc. is raising money for Toys For Tots at an event from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Fifteen local businesses will display their ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 9:15 am
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