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  • Mannheim Steamroller drummer scheduled to perform at Sycamore Public Library

    Tom Sharpe, the drummer for Mannheim Steamroller, will perform at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • John Legend, Cynthia Erivo to perform Grammys' In Memoriam

    LOS ANGELES – John Legend and Broadway star Cynthia Erivo will be singing a Beach Boys song at Sunday’s Grammy Awards.
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Best of the Best: Second City brings sketch comedy show to Egyptian Theatre

    Some of the biggest names in comedy, including Tina Fey, Bill Murray and Steven Colbert, got their start at The Second City, Chicago’s legendary impro ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • 7 Great Destinations in Northern Illinois for Valentine’s Day Dinner

    Score big points with your significant other by checking out these terrific Northern Illinois restaurants for Valentine's Day, courtesy of the new Nei ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Sycamore Jazz Ensemble performs at the House

    The Sycamore High School Jazz Ensemble was recently invited to perform at The House Cafe in DeKalb.U ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Egyptian Theatre welcomes 'Legends of Rock'

    The Egyptian Theatre will welcome “Legends of Rock” performed by LAVA Rock, a band that plays the biggest hits from four rock legends that dominated t ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Theatre presents 'The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek'

    Northern Illinois School of Theatre and Dance’s upcoming production of "The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek," written by Naomi Wallace, is a bold, emotiona ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Annual ‘Predict the Oscars’ contest returning to Cinema 7

    Classic Cinemas’ annual ​“Predict the Oscars” contest ​is returning for the 2017 awards season. Moviegoers are encouraged to enter the contest when th ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • KC Library to host WWI series in spring semester

    The Kishwaukee College Library has received a grant from the Library of America to present programming on World War I and America during the spring 20 ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee Symphony Associates hosts annual membership event

    The Kishwaukee Symphony Associates helped kick off the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s 40th season this fall by hosting “Coffee & Music with KSA” for ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • World-renowned St. Olaf Choir to perform at DHS

    For more than a century the St. Olaf Choir has set a gold standard for choral singing, and during a 14-city national tour, the ensemble will offer an ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • SHS alum headlines ‘A Note To Remember’

    The Eric Montzka Trio will headline the Sycamore Music Boosters’ ninth annual “A Note to Remember,” a night of jazz and classical music, on Feb. 11.
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Spanish Serenade’ to provide education to Kenyan girls

    Friends of Jane Adeny Memorial School for Girls will hold its second annual wine, cheese and chocolate fundraiser from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, at ...
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Emma’s Revolution to perform at UUFD

    Emma’s Revolution is a grassroots, activist duo featuring Pat Humphries and Sandy Opatow. Their songs have been used as tools in movements for social ...
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • NIU prof to offer talk on Picasso’s erotic etchings

    The romantic and erotic story of the painter Raphael’s involvement with his mysterious, unnamed Roman mistress – known to posterity as “La Fornarina,” ...
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 5:30 am
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