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  • Jazz at the Egyptian coming in February

    The Egyptian Theatre in downtown DeKalb will present “Jazz at the Egyptian,” featuring performances by the DeKalb High School Jazz Ensemble, the Sycam ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Inauguration performances weren’t always so contentious: Highlights from the last 75 years

    Before Donald Trump became president-elect, inauguration performances weren’t nearly so fraught. Singing for a new president wasn’t even a partisan st ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:13 am
  • Oak Crest offers Art Insights program

    DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest residents and staff invite the community to attend its Art Insights program at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, in t ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 6:35 pm
  • NIU annuitants to attend Chicago Flower & Garden Show

    Reservations are being accepted for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association trip to the Chicago Flower & Garden Show on March 20 at Na ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 6:35 pm
  • Theater names cast for ‘Annie Jr.’

    Children’s Community Theatre has named the cast for its next production “Annie Jr.,” which will be presented April 27 through 30 at the Egyptian Theat ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 6:26 pm
  • Kishwaukee College gallery hosts Student Art Show through Feb. 2

    The Kishwaukee College Art Gallery is hosting the Student Art Show through Feb. 2.The Student Art Sh ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 6:26 pm
  • Former Boston police head says ‘Patriots Day’ gets it right

    BOSTON – For Jessica Kensky, seeing the new Mark Wahlberg movie about the Boston Marathon bombing was deeply personal.
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Winter craft beer festival coming to convocation center

    More than 40 craft breweries will be represented at the inaugural Barb City Brewfest on March 25 in DeKalb.
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • For artists of color, President Obama leaves a musical legacy, too

    Preceding President Barack Obama’s farewell speech Tuesday night, R&B artist BJ the Chicago Kid sang the national anthem.
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Week of events commemorate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

    Northern Illinois University will host a series of events in recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Week, Jan. 16 through 20. This year’s t ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich's Sugar Buzz Bakery to be featured on 'Chicago's Best' TV show

    SANDWICH – Angie Davis’ Sugar Buzz Bakery will be featured on the "Chicago’s Best" television program at 10 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, on WGN-TV.
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 12:35 am
  • Charlie Haley band to play at EvenFlowin Geneva

    GENEVA – Charlie Haley and The Band will perform from 7 to 8 p.m. Jan. 14 at EvenFlow Music & Spirits, 302 W. State St., Geneva.
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Giselle’ ballet this weekend in DeKalb

    Dance Dimensions Youth Ballet will perform "Giselle" at 6:30 p.m. Friday and 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the Huntley Middle School Auditorium, 1515 S. Fourt ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Public invited to KSO Young Artists Concerto Competition

    The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra invites community members to its live Arthur D. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition on Saturday.
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Tickets now on sale for ‘Don’t Hug Me’ at Opera House

    Tickets are available for Indian Valley Theatre’s next production: “Don’t Hug Me,” directed by Sharon Pagoria and Matthew Johnson, written by Phil and ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 5:30 am
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