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  • Ides of March concert benefits opera house

    The Ides of March featuring Jim Peterik will perform on the Opera House stage at 8 p.m. Saturday in an opera house benefit.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 5 reasons why your kid should collect stamps

    Even avid collectors will tell you: Stamp collecting is not the flashiest of hobbies. It isn’t trendy. It doesn’t speed past you at the breakneck pace ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Art league meeting focused on upcycling

    Marilyn Hrymak will speak at the meeting of the Kishwaukee Valley Art League at 7 p.m. Nov. 6 in the Club Room at Hy-Vee, 2700 DeKalb Ave. in Sycamore ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Stage Coach Players to hold ‘9 to 5’ auditions Monday

    Stage Coach Players will hold an additional audition for “9 to 5: The Musical” from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Monday at Stage Coach Theater, 126 S. Fifth St., De ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • KC offers ‘Ups and Downs of Dining á la Downton’

    The Continuing Education Department at Kishwaukee College is offering a unique opportunity to area residents: to learn what dining in Edwardian Englan ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU group headed to Shakespeare Festival

    Early reservation deadline is Dec. 19 for Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association’s trip to the 63rd season of the Stratford Shakespeare F ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Huskie Marching Band to perform Nov. 6 concert

    Come relive the musical highlights of football halftime shows Nov. 6 when the Northern Illinois University Huskie Marching Band performs its annual ye ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71

    LONDON – Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 9:40 pm
  • KSO presents free Halloween Concert

    The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra will present its free Halloween Concert, appropriate for children and adults, at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU School of Theatre production has a sinister tone

    The next production of the School of Theatre and Dance at Northern Illinois University is a bit of musical theater insanity.
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Chicago Botanic Garden visit planned

    Members of the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association and their guests can visit Winter Wonderland Express at the Chicago Botanic Garden ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Terror in the Timber to be held Halloween weekend

    The Sandwich High School Music Department will present the seventh annual Terror in the Timber haunted trail to raise money for its music programs.
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Peter Pan’ auditions set

    Children’s Community Theatre is in search of Lost Boys, pirates, Indians and more for its March 2015 production of “Peter Pan.”
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • IVT schedules auditions

    Indian Valley Theatre and director Matt Johnson will hold auditions for the February dinner theater production of “Lie, Cheat, and Genuflect” by Billy ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Monster Mash: Kids invited to Feed'em Soup whodunit

    pooks, haunts and delicious treats will be served up at Feed’em Soup to get people in the festive holiday spirit while raising funds for the organizat ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:37 pm
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