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  • DeKalb-area shoppers line up for deals after Thanksgiving dinner

    DeKALB – Red carts filled with big-screen TVs looked like they were steering themselves Thursday, while the shoppers behind them elbowed their way to ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 12:56 am
  • Sycamore district names ILMEA all-district musicians

    Fifty high school and 44 middle school students from the Sycamore School District were recently selected to participate in the 2015 Illinois Music Edu ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:22 am
  • IVT schedules auditions

    Auditions for Indian Valley Theatre’s next show, “Sex Please We're Sixty!” by Michael and Susan Parker, will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 10, and 11, ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • SHS sets annual Madrigal Dinner

    The Sandwich High School Chorus Department will present its annual Madrigal Dinner on Friday, Dec. 4, and Saturday, Dec. 5.
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach Players presents 'Miracle on 34th Street'

    Stage Coach Players’ holiday production, "Miracle on 34th Street," opens Dec. 3 with a special performance that will benefit the Fairdale Relief Fund ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Local theaters, YMCA offering fun family activities for holiday weekend

    DeKALB – Don’t fear going stir crazy during the next few days as temperatures drop and families gather for the Thanksgiving holiday. 
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Unemployment trending down in DeKalb

    DeKALB – Businesses in DeKalb and Kane counties combined to add 4,200 jobs year-over-year in October, with DeKalb County unemployment at 5.3 percent f ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • NIU law professors: Governors have no standing to deny Syrian refugees

    DeKALB – A panel of Northern Illinois University law school professors said Gov. Bruce Rauner and other governors in the U.S. don’t have the law on th ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Free Thanksgiving meals planned in DeKalb

    DeKALB – There will be opportunities for people seeking a Thanksgiving meal to find one in the morning, afternoon and evening.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • Hoey excited about upcoming IHSA tournament

    DeKALB – Sports and media have been an integral part of Brad Hoey’s life. As a youth in Rockton, he walked football sidelines with his father who was ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:06 pm
  • Volunteers gear up for IHSA title games

    DeKALB – As high school football fans statewide gear up for the weekend’s Illinois High School Association football championship games, the community’ ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Event organizers have better idea on moving crowds, teams

    DeKALB -- This year marks the second time DeKalb and Northern Illinois University have partnered to host the IHSA championships. And organizers said t ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:04 pm
  • Volunteers work to make games a reality

    DeKalb County, let’s get ready for some football!The IHSA Football State Championships take place on ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Event organizers work to makes Huskie Stadium ready

    DeKALB – The changing of the goal posts is probably the largest task that faced event organizers as they prepared to convert Huskie Stadium from a col ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 2:56 pm
  • IHSA State Football Championship Central

    What kind of impact are the games having on DeKalb? How did they get here? What about the teams? What should we expect from the games. Get all the inf ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 9:01 am
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