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  • Shoe Share drive collects gym shoes for those in need

    Melissa Gibson wants to make sure that no local children miss gym class for lack of appropriate shoes.
    May 8, 2015 - 12:21 pm
  • 5K challenge

    May 8, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • Spring crafts

    Sycamore Middle School's sixth grade Team Segue students made spring crafts for the DeKalb County Hospice as part of their community service project. ...
    May 8, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • Jazz Choir to perform at Federated Church

    The Federated Church in Sycamore will hold a “Spring Salad Supper for the Girls” at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The Sycamore High School Jazz Choir, under the dir ...
    May 8, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • rt students featured in event at Collins Dental

    Collins Dental Group of Sycamore hosted its second annual Juried Art Show on April 24, featuring artwork from DeKalb and Sycamore high school art stud ...
    May 8, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • STEM Read reimagines ‘The War of the Worlds’

    The Martians have landed in DeKalb and they did not come in peace. That’s the premise of STEM Read’s new adaptation of the classic 1938 radio play, “T ...
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Band to play ‘Music Made in America’

    The Kishwaukee Concert Band will present “Music Made in America” at 3 p.m. May 17 in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall in the Music Building at Northe ...
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • The House Cafe hosts graduation bash

    The House Café in DeKalb will celebrate the end of the college year Saturday with an evening of four distinct musical acts.
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • CCT challenges cast to do Broadway show in two weeks

    Young performers looking for a challenge will have the opportunity to stage a production of Broadway’s “Aida,” taking the show from auditions to openi ...
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • New project in the South promotes ‘American Music Triangle’

    CLARKSDALE, Miss. – Blues. Jazz. Country. Rock ’n’ roll. Gospel. Southern Gospel. Cajun-zydeco. Soul/ R&B. Bluegrass.
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Pastiche Steel Ensemble to play at NIU

    Pastiche Steel Ensemble, a steelpan group created by Northern Illinois University Steelband members about five years ago, will host a fundraising conc ...
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Middle schools to present ‘Shrek’

    DeKalb’s Clinton Rosette and Huntley middle school students have come together in a cast of 50 to perform “Shrek The Musical Jr.”
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Tropixplosion brings island party to opera house

    Tropixplosion, the ultimate island party band, is coming to the Sandwich Opera House at 8 p.m., May 16.
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Show Mom some love with a moist chocolate – and beet – cake

    Mom always said to eat your vegetables. So call this getting even. ... Make her vegetables as a Mother’s Day dessert.
    May 5, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Community Action scholarships available

    The DeKalb County Community Action Department and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity announce the 2015‐2016 Community Servic ...
    May 7, 2015 - 6:27 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do children in your family receive free or reduced-price lunch at school?