• Boat race rescheduled for Sept. 19

    The Kingston Cardboard Boat Race, planned as part of Kingston Fest on July 18, has been rescheduled for Saturday, Sept. 19, at Kingston Township Park. ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Souvenir silver spoons to be discussed at museum

    DeKalb County residents were part of a national phenomenon from 1891 to the beginning of World War I: the commissioning and collecting of sterling sil ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Public star party planned

    The Northwest Suburban Astronomers, in cooperation with the DeKalb County Forest Preserve District, will host a public star party Sept. 12 at Afton Fo ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hear stories from the Joiner History Room

    “Untold Stories from the Joiner History Room” will be presented at the Sept. 9 meeting of the DeKalb County Historical-Genealogical Society.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hospice volunteer training begins Sept. 15

    KishHealth System Hospice will offer its next volunteer orientation and training class starting in September at the KishHealth System Hospice office, ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Retired teachers group schedules meeting

    The DeKalb County Retired Teachers Association will meet at 11 a.m. Sept. 9 at the DeKalb Community Foundation Train Depot Freight Room, 475 DeKalb Av ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • New season of STEM Saturdays scheduled to begin Sept. 12

    This fall, the inventors and innovators of tomorrow will be heading to Northern Illinois University for a new season of STEM Saturdays.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Learn about America’s Best Community

    Speakers Matt Duffy and Brett Brown from DeKalb’s America’s Best Communities Committee will give a presentation at the FRIENDS of Barb City Manor meet ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Youth Engaged in Philanthropy meeting set

    Youth Engaged in Philanthropy is seeking new members from high school students in DeKalb County. Interested youth are invited to the second YEP Meet a ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Rick Pickren to perform at Pioneer Day

    Rick Pickren will perform at the 30th annual Pioneer Day at the Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society and Museum in Genoa.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Seniors invited to Move It and Lose It event

    Join Fox Valley Older Adult Services and the Sandwich Park District from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, for a sampling of activities coming up thi ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Barb City Manor ice cream social set

    Barb City Manor’s annual Ice Cream Social will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday. Join them for a free community event with music by A Wing and A Prayer D ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sandwich church hosts rummage sale

    Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Sandwich will host a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to noon Saturday.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • STEM Café presents 'Breakfast with the Bison'

    Most of the Midwestern tallgrass prairie vanished in the 19th century with the rise of the steel plow, but researchers say that prairie restoration is ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa library hosts used book sale

    The Genoa Public Library, 232 W. Main St., Genoa, will host a used book sale during Pioneer Day weekend.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think the city of DeKalb should use TIF money for Stage Coach Theatre repairs?