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  • Kites ready to fill the skies over DeKalb

    Kite enthusiasts of all ages are invited to the Northern Illinois University’s North 40 field on Sunday to enjoy a day of kiting and kids activities.
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Knights of Columbus plan Tootsie Roll Drive

    The Knights of Columbus Council 717 will conduct its annual Tootsie Roll Drive for people with intellectual disabilities on Sept. 16, 17 and 18, betwe ...
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU annuitants celebrate ‘back-to-school’

    Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association will celebrate being back to school with a coffee hour from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Sept. 13 at the DeKalb ...
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sunday tours offered at Barbed Wire National Historical Site

    Experience the site where the innovative development of barbed wire happened when you visit the Glidden Homestead and Historical Center.
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Oaken Acres staff to speak at Barb City Manor

    Friends of Barb City Manor will hold their fall meeting at 2 p.m. Tuesday at 680 Haish Blvd. in DeKalb
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa church offers cooking class for kids

    Faith United Methodist Church will offer free cooking class for kids in preschool through fifth grade from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays in September. The ...
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Retired teachers organization to meet

    DeKalb County Retired Teachers’ Association will meet at 11 a.m. Sept. 14, at Oak Crest, 2944 Greenwood Acres Drive in DeKalb.
    Sept. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Which type of recreational space do you use most often?
    Bicycle/walking trails
    Community parks
    Forest preserve
    State parks