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  • NIU student and faculty composer concert set

    The Northern Illinois University School of Music will host a concert of music by NIU student and faculty composers at 8 p.m. Wednesday in Recital Hall ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • Hollywood screenwriter Mark Valadez to visit Reality Bytes

    The Northern Illinois University Department of Communication is preparing to raise the curtain on its popular Reality Bytes Independent Student Film F ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:27 am
  • ALPHA to host lecture on ancient coins

    ALPHA: Friends of Antiquity will host its the first lecture of the spring series at 7:30 p.m. April 16 in Room 102 of the Jack Arends Visual Arts Buil ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • NIU Jazz Ensemble presents spring concert

    The nationally renowned Northern Illinois University Jazz Ensemble under the direction of director Reggie Thomas will perform with guest artist and N ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:26 am
  • Author to discuss book at Cortland library

    Author Kelly Scidmore-Sievers, a Cortland native, will discuss writing and publishing her book, “Charlie Kane the Magic Writer,” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. F ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • Genoa museum to hold brown bag lunch

    The Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society and Museum in Genoa will host a Brown Bag Lunch featuring Don Perry, one of the original founders of the group.
    April 12, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • RSVP for 4-C annual meeting

    4-C: Community Coordinated Child Care will host its annual meeting at 5:30 p.m. April 28 at the 4-C main office at 155 N. Third St., Suite 300, in DeK ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • DeKalb Barbed Wire Betties host bout

    DeKalb County’s own roller derby team, the Barbed Wire Betties, will host a bout against the Twin City Derby Girls from Champaign-Urbana on Saturday a ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • Walk To End Child Abuse on April 25

    Family Service Agency’s Children’s Advocacy Center and Center for Counseling will host the third annual Walk to End Child Abuse on April 25 at Sycamor ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • Kirkland Historical Society to meet

    The Kirkland Historical Society will hold its Spring Meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Kirkland’s Olson Chapel, 309 S. Fifth St., Kirkland.
    April 12, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • Pay-It-Forward House sets orientation

    Pay-It-Forward House will host volunteer orientation from 11 a.m. to noon April 22.The meeting will ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • Sycamore High School students take talents to the stage

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore High School senior Edgar Garcia has never taken a dance class in his life, but for more than a month, he has practiced and perfect ...
    April 10, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Uncorked: La Merika offers a value wine with complexity

    The search for an affordable, everyday wine of quality can be daunting.  But, La Merika, named after ...
    April 14, 2015 - 8:25 am
  • DeKalb Education Foundation surprises teachers with grants

    DeKALB – On Feb. 27, Nancy Schelkopf and Gary Gresholdt, co-presidents of the DeKalb Education Foundation, helped make dreams come true for many DeKal ...
    April 9, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Uncorked: Two rosés from different regions of Italy

    The time was right for Stemmari and Mezzacorona to introduce a rosé.  After years of planning, the w ...
    April 8, 2015 - 1:43 pm
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