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  • Marching bands take the field at Musicfest

    Sandwich High School will host Musicfest on Oct.19 at the high school, 515 Lions Road, Sandwich.High ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee band sets first concert of its 13th season

    The Kishwaukee Concert Band will open its 13th season with a concert at 3 p.m. Oct. 19 in Boutell Memorial Concert Hall.
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Amenti Haunted House opens doors Oct. 17

    “Amenti” is the Egyptian goddess guarding the world of the dead. Within her gates lie the horrors of the Egyptian underworld. Terror after terror awai ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach play tells story of love and loss

    Grief, love, relationships and more will be brought to light in Stagecoach Players’ “To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday,” which opens today.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Fish Oil Does A Woman's Hearing Good

    Women who eat fish regularly have a lower risk of developing hearing loss compared to women who rarely or never eat fish, according to a study publish ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Escape the pasta rut with 10 fresh recipes

    Pasta tends to be a dinnertime trap. We get it. Feeding your family on a busy weeknight requires the ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Community spelling bee supports literacy

    The 15th annual Community Spelling Bee will be held Oct. 16 at St. Mary’s Memorial Hall, 322 Waterman St. in Sycamore. The spelling bee will begin at ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:24 pm
  • Presentation questions nuclear power

    In a free public presentation on Oct. 14, David Kraft, executive director of the Nuclear Energy Information Service will give a presentation on a rene ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • Harvest of Quilts show at Sycamore school

    The DeKalb County Quilters’ Guild Harvest of Quilts 2014 quilt show will be held Saturday and Sunday at Sycamore Middle School, 150 Maplewood Drive, S ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • ‘The National Barn Dance’

    Discover the story of a changing America, told through one of early radio’s most popular and influential programs, “The National Barn Dance.”
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Local author to discuss book at Ellwood House

    In the 1850s, DeKalb and Sycamore were locked in a heated race over which town would bring railroad service to the county. When DeKalb secured the rai ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • Landlord coffee talk is Tuesday

    The Housing Authority of the County of DeKalb will hold its next Landlord “Coffee Talk!” at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Housing Authority’s main office loca ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Climate scientist to give 'optimistic' energy lecture at NIU

    Scientist Richard Alley, a riveting speaker and one of the most famous climate scientists of our time, will visit Northern Illinois University on Oct. ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Pizza buffet helps Feed’em Soup get ready for winter

    DeKalb’s community kitchen, Feed’em Soup Community Project, a 501c3 organization, is fighting hunger through its four weekly meal services. The projec ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • 1,000 pairs of sneakers recycled

    The DeKalb County Board of Health recognized Kiwanis, DIMCO and Laundry Lounge for their collaboration on the Shoe Share Program to provide gently use ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
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