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  • America's first sports hero topic for library talk in Somonauk

    Boys emulated him. Adults admired him. Companies coveted his endorsements. One hundred years ago, Christy Mathewson had the name recognition we associ ...
    June 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DCFS hosts town hall meeting in Aurora

    The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services will host a public town hall meeting at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the DCFS Offices at 8 E. Galena B ...
    June 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Lunch at the Little House event set

    The popular 1891 Victorian playhouse on the grounds of the Ellwood House Museum will be open for play during the third annual Lunch at the Little Hous ...
    June 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Walk Forever Free journey to march into DeKalb

    A Nebraska history teacher’s mission to eradicate modern day slavery will bring him to and through DeKalb Tuesday. 
    June 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb County marks the Fourth of July

    DeKALB5K Run/Walk and FireworksMonday: The DeKalb Park District will host its inaugural Independence ...
    June 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Story Time planned at Ellwood House

    Children ages 2 and older are invited to the Ellwood House Museum at 11 a.m. Friday, June 24, to hear a reading of the best-selling picture book, "Hom ...
    June 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Thousands prepare for Bike MS: Tour de Farms

    Thousands of cyclists will gather for Bike MS: Tour de Farms on June 25 and 26 at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.
    June 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Midwest Museum hosts Rockin’ for the Reptiles

    Get ready to rock for the Midwest Museum of Natural History’s Rockin’ for the Reptiles.This outdoor ...
    June 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Fun fest and fireworks happening in Hinckley

    Hinckley Fireworks will present the Hometown Family Fun Fest on Saturday at the Hinckley-Big Rock High School, 700 E. Lincoln Highway in Hinckley.
    June 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Greek Fest at St. George is bigger, better after 40 years

    The St. George Greek Orthodox Church in DeKalb will host its 40th Greek Fest this weekend.The event ...
    June 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • See archaeology in action at Glidden Homestead

    Residents can get up close and personal with archaeology in their own back yard when Glidden Homestead hosts a program on archaeology and the current ...
    June 22, 2016 - 3:18 pm
  • 18th Biking with Beanzie ride set for July 17

    The Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club will host its 18th annual Biking with Beanzie bicycle ride on Sunday, July 17. The ride is co-sponsored by KishHealth Syst ...
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Dairy Breakfast planned Saturday at the Drendel Farm

    Dale and Linda Drendel will open their Hampshire farmstead to the public for a dairy breakfast and farm tour from 6 to 11 a.m. Saturday.
    June 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • More on 34 sales return Father’s Day weekend

    More on 34 has become an annual weekend of treasure hunting in the Illinois countryside along Route 34 for bargain hunters, antique buyers, and collec ...
    June 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Old North Grove School Days to be celebrated

    Old North Grove School Days is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the school at 26745 Brickville Road in Sycamore.
    June 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
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