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  • Fargo Skateboarding plans art show

    Fargo Skateboarding will host its 10th annual Skateboard Inspired Art Show at 6 p.m. March 24. The public is invited.
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Concert benefits DeKalb Area Women’s Center

    The Majakka Monthly Music Marathon will host its seventh benefit concert for the DeKalb Area Women’s Center on Friday, March 10, in celebration of Wom ...
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Donated music items support CSA scholarships for kids

    The Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts needs your used sheet music, music books, old musical instruments, stands, CDs and other ...
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • NIU alum ‘Davey Dynamite’ set to play The House Café

    Chicago singer/songwriter and Northern Illinois University alumnus Dave Anians, also known as Davey Dynamite, recently released his fourth full-length ...
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Fox Valley Antiques Show coming to region

    Antiques professionals from 18 states will make their way to the 60th annual Spring Fox Valley Antiques Show this weekend at the Kane County Fairgroun ...
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Tickets on sale for Kishwaukee Kiwanis Talent Show

    The Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club of DeKalb will host its first community talent show at 7:30 p.m. April 1 at the Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St. in DeK ...
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • 'Hairspray' musical brings story of acceptance to DeKalb

    During a time of segregation and discrimination, the musical “Hairspray,” set in Baltimore in the early 1960s, tells a story about breaking down socia ...
    March 9, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Pork shoulder a hands-off dish that can feed a crowd

    I was talking with a friend about perfect meals for entertaining, and we went through the usual suspects: lasagnas, chili, tenderloins. And then he me ...
    March 8, 2017 - 10:30 pm
  • What happens when you get chemotherapy?

    Those who receive chemotherapy hope to keep their cancer from spreading, to slow down the pace that it’s growing, to kill cancer cells that may have s ...
    March 8, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • Think green: 5 Northern Illinois Conservatories and Greenhouses you must visit

    Need a reminder that spring is coming? Check out these five greenhouses and conservatories in Chicago, Elmhurst, Joliet, Oak Park, and Palos Heights.N ...
    March 8, 2017 - 1:26 pm
  • D-427 sets kindergarten registration

    The Sycamore School District 427 is holding kindergarten registration and screening for the 2017-18 school year from 2 to 6:40 p.m. March 22.
    March 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Trudi Coots Scholarship offered for G-K grads

    Graduates of Genoa-Kingston High School who are at least a junior in college and are majoring in education are eligible to apply for the Trudi Coots S ...
    March 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Beef tenderloin gets a festive remake all wrapped in bacon

    As much as I love prime rib, beef tenderloin is much easier to prepare, easier to carve and the leftovers are good cold.
    March 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • KC Foundation Scholarship applications due April 7

    The Kishwaukee College Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships to Kishwaukee College for the Fall 2017 semester. The application deadlin ...
    March 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • District 428 sets screenings for young children

    DeKalb Community Unit School District 428 will provide screenings for children from birth to preschool age from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 16 and 8:30 ...
    March 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
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