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  • E-books about Hogwarts to be released in September

    NEW YORK – J.K. Rowling has so much more to say about Hogwarts.The “Harry Potter” author has complet ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Registration open for NIU Community School of the Arts classes

    Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts offers music lessons and classes for children and adults of all ages. Registration is underw ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Three soloists featured at DeKalb Municipal Band concert

    The DeKalb Municipal Band, directed by Kirk Lundbeck, will feature vocalist Denny Vaupel and instrumentalists and brothers Brian and Brett Balika at i ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach sets auditions for ‘A Christmas Carol’

    DeKALB – Stage Coach Players has scheduled auditions for the winter musical “A Christmas Carol,” based on the story by Charles Dickens.
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU annuitants to attend performance of Stars of the Lyric Opera

    Seats are available as members of the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association and their guests attend the annual Stars of the Lyric Opera ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Work began months ago on those Olympic athlete videos that make you cry

    The Olympics, perhaps more than any other sporting spectacle, are all about emotion. How else do you get viewers to remain glued to a screen and root ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ​Stage Coach Players set to present ‘Into the Woods’

    Opening Aug. 11 at Stage Coach Theater will be the Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine classic “Into the Woods.”
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • WNIJ announces new local, national programs

    WNIJ 89.5 FM is now presenting new local and national programs as part of its continuing effort to bring a variety of quality and relevant radio to no ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Concert features music from Broadway, movies

    The DeKalb Municipal Band, directed by Kirk Lundbeck, will present “A Tribute to Broadway and the Movies” at the next concert in Hopkins Park.
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Municipal Band to perform at Ellwood House Ice Cream Social

    The DeKalb Municipal Band, directed by Kirk Lundbeck, will present a special concert during the annual Ellwood House Ice Cream Social on Sunday.
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Executive producer: Rio opening ceremony full of heart

    Don’t expect the opening ceremony at the Rio Olympics to match the grandeur of some in the past.But ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies

    Always splashy affairs, the parade of athletes this time around will take place Friday night at Maracana Stadium with a country-by-country show of fas ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Joshua Henry to play Aaron Burr in 'Hamilton' in Chicago

    NEW YORK – Tony Award-nominee Joshua Henry has been named to play Aaron Burr in the Chicago production of "Hamilton" this fall.
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 10:51 am
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