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  • Applications available for KC Achievement Awards

    Applications are available for the Kishwaukee College’s 2015-16 Academic Achievement Awards. The awards waive in-district tuition and the registration ...
    March 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Northern Rehab offers G-K sports scholarship

    Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists is accepting applications for the annual Genoa-Kingston High School Sports Scholarship.
    March 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb School District 428 pilots afterschool clubs

    DeKALB – Maurice Mullins probably would have been watching TV at home if he wasn’t making desserts in a Lincoln Elementary School classroom.
    March 12, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Simon and Garfunkel retrospective headed to stage

    AJ Swearingen and Jonathan Beedle will perform a tribute to the music of Simon & Garfunkel at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 21, at the Sandwich Opera House.
    March 12, 2015 - 9:43 am
  • G-K Drama presents ‘The Pajama Game’

    The Genoa-Kingston Drama Department invites you to a pajama party, to be held March 13-15 at the G-K Auditorium. That’s when the curtain opens on an e ...
    March 12, 2015 - 9:42 am
  • Saint Peter’s hosts organ concert

    John W. W. Sherer, organist from Chicago’s Fourth Presbyterian Church, will visit Saint Peter’s Episcopal Church in Sycamore to play a concert on the ...
    March 12, 2015 - 9:42 am
  • Stage Coach opens '9 to 5: The Musical'

    Stage Coach Players opens its 2015 season with “9 to 5: The Musical,” featuring a score by seven-time Grammy winner Dolly Parton and the book by origi ...
    March 12, 2015 - 9:46 am
  • KC hosts Annette Baldwin for Women’s History Month

    As part of the Women’s History Month celebration at Kishwaukee College, Annette Baldwin from Staging History will be on campus for a historical portra ...
    March 12, 2015 - 9:41 am
  • 'Peter Pan’ soars into the Egyptian Theatre

    Emma Carpenter, 13, can’t wait to fly across the stage this weekend as she plays the role of “Wendy” in the Children’s Community Theatre production of ...
    March 12, 2015 - 9:37 am
  • New 'Cinderella' excels with old-fashioned charm

    In this age of revisionist, modernized Disney fairytales, where we've learned that some of our favorite characters really aren't what they seemed, the ...
    March 11, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Teenagers and Hearing Loss

    Thanks to personal electronic devices that deliver loud sounds directly into ear canals, hearing loss is one of the fastest growing health problems in ...
    March 11, 2015 - 1:43 pm
  • Bourbon bucks tradition with St. Patrick’s Day mix

    Here’s a cocktail in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. But you’re going to have to cut me some slack. Why? ...
    March 10, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Uncorked: Winemaker touting Santa Lucia Highlands

    The Santa Lucia Highlands produce some of the best Pinot Noir in the world. And Gary Franscioni want ...
    March 10, 2015 - 6:09 pm
  • Hydroponics workshop slated for March 16

    Hydroponics, a method of growing plants in water instead of soil, is becoming increasingly popular for growing food indoors. Learn more about hydropon ...
    March 10, 2015 - 9:59 am
  • Youth symposium to be held on NIU campus

    Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc.’s annual Youth Symposium, hosted by the Iota Upsilon Sigma Chapter, will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 14 in Graham Ha ...
    March 10, 2015 - 9:53 am
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