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  • NIU annuitants to see Tall Ships at Navy Pier

    The Northern Illinois University annuitants will travel to see Tall Ships at Navy Pier in Chicago on July 31.
    June 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Strike up the band: Municipal band opens season with Flag Day celebration

    The DeKalb Municipal will open its 162nd season of summer band concerts on June 14 with soprano Maureen Christine, a Flag Day celebration and the pres ...
    June 9, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • WNIJ to broadcast Read With Me Book Series

    WNIJ 89.5 FM will feature five regional works of fiction as part of its continuing Read With Me Book Series.
    June 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • WNIJ/WNIU invites visual artists to enter the 2017 Calendar Contest

    Northern Public Radio is seeking submissions from visual artists to be featured in the 2017 WNIJ/WNIU wall calendar. Regional artists working in any m ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach opens 'My Fair Lady'

    For the first time in its 70-year history, Stage Coach Players will present “My Fair Lady.” The show opens today.
    June 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore summer concert series has music for all tastes

    Sycamore Park District will kick off its Summer Concert Series tonight.Concerts take place Thursdays ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ‘West Side Story & More’ opens Friday

    Anna Nolazco of the Beth Fowler Dance Company and Stephan Blood of Northern Illinois University are pictured as Tony and Maria in the Beth Fowler Danc ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • New exhibit set to open at museum

    Join the Midwest Museum of Natural History on Tuesday, June 14, for the opening of its new exhibit “The Greener Side: Become a Botanist,” with free ad ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 'Love Story' and beyond: A few classic romantic tearjerkers

    When was the last time you had a good cry at the movies?Call it emotional blackmail or just good sto ...
    June 2, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think state Legislature should ban people on terror watch lists from getting gun permits?