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  • benefit concert for Kaneland Arts Initiative

    Bailey Cates will perform a solo concert to raise money for the Kaneland Arts Initiative (KAI), formerly known as the Kaneland Community Fine Arts Fes ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Glidden Homestead hosts art fair outside historic barn

    Twenty artisans will display and sell their wares on the grounds of the Joseph F. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Founder of NIU's first jazz band releases memoir

    In 1969, Northern Illinois University put out an "unusual" job description that Ron "Mode" Modell fit.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 8:02 am
  • A healthy after school snack that eats like a treat

    The words hungry kids heading home from school hate most? “Have a piece of fruit.”After-school snack ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • Extension offers 10 videos for vegetable gardeners

    Gardeners can find more than 400 useful videos on the University of Illinois Extension YouTube channel, according to U of I Extension horticulture edu ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Mini quilt show a taste of what’s to come in the fall

    The DeKalb County Quilters Guild will host “A Mini Quilt Show,” highlighting the work of DeKalb County Quilters Guild, at the DeKalb Area Women’s Cent ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Marlyn Majorettes plan annual picnic

    The Marlyn Majorettes and Majors Color Guard and Drum Corps will celebrate its annual alumnae picnic in the Sycamore Park on Aug. 23.
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Elburn Seniors plan casino trip

    Elburn Seniors have scheduled a trip to Isle Of Capri Casino in Bettendorf, Iowa, on Aug. 19.Everyon ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Donations sought for garage sale fundraiser

    Tanzania Development Support is seeking donations of salable items for a fundraising garage sale that will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 22 and 2 ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • PRAIRIE FLOWER

    Meet Me at the Fair a huge success To the Editor: I would like to say thanks to all for ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Registration open at Performing Arts Academy

    The Performing Arts Academy is taking registration for fall classes.Semester 1 begins Sept. 2 and ru ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Soil and elevation ideal at Daou Vineyards

    An intense afternoon sun draped the resplendent Daou Vineyards and Winery in shadows as a cool breeze refreshed patrons passing through the elegant co ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Good Apples: St. John effort helps children start the school year

    SYCAMORE – In early July, Lynn Smith prayed people would take all of the 110 paper apples laid before her at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in ...
    July 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hinckley church sets corn boil and pork dinner

    St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Hinckley will host its annual barbecue pork roast and corn boil supper on Aug. 13. Dinner will be served from 4: ...
    July 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Summer reading event offered in Genoa

    The Christian churches of Genoa in partnership with NeighborsHouse.org, a nonprofit faith-based community development organization in DeKalb County, a ...
    July 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
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