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  • NIU Annuitants to see ‘Camelot’

    Reservation deadline is Oct. 27 for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association trip to Drury Lane is to see the matinee show of “Camelot” ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Art Museum fuels up ‘the bus’ for autumn excursions

    Get-On-The-Bus trips through the Northern Illinois University Art Museum are a great way to meet other art lovers, keep up with what’s happening in th ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Play tells story of journalists wrestling with war

    In the first offering of its 2014-2015 Mainstage Series season, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will present the play “Ti ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Bigolin to give lecture on Sycamore history

    ALPHA: Friends of Antiquity will present a lecture on local history at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 25 in DeKalb. Steve Bigolin, well-known Illinois and local hist ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Historian to probe ‘family secrets’ at NIU lecture

    Award-winning historian Deborah Cohen, whose latest book offers a sweeping and often surprising account of how shame has changed over the past two cen ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Avalon String Quartet begins fall season Sept. 29

    The Avalon String Quartet will begin its fall season at 8 p.m. Sept. 29 in Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, 400 Lucinda Ave. on the campus of Northern I ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • IVT dinner theater tickets on sale

    Mark your calendars for Indian Valley Theatre’s fall dinner show, “Ghost of a Chance.” The productio ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Community Curators: Locals pick items for NIU Anthropology Museum's anniversary exhibit

    To celebrate 50 years of Northern Illinois University’s Anthropology Museum, community and university members stepped up to curate an anniversary exhi ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 12:54 am
  • Senior Health Insurance Program with Elder Care Services in DeKalb

    With more and more baby boomers reaching retirement age and what seems to be an increasing number of confusing health care issues, many do not know wh ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • A sweet take on tsimmes

    Although tsimmes – a traditional part of the Rosh Hashana meal – generally is considered a sweet stew of carrots and other root vegetables, we decided ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kugel made rich with apples, honey

    Similar to a bread pudding held together by a rich, creamy custard, our apple-honey kugel is a perfect dessert for fall, as well as a fine dish for yo ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Whole grains and honey make for healthy snack cake

    My grandma Ursula relied on honey to solve nearly any culinary or health problem. Have a nagging nighttime cough? Swallow a spoonful of honey. Chocola ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 10 Things: 10 fresh ways to use butternut squash

    Just as you’re finally finishing up the mounds of zucchini that have haunted you all summer, autumn’s overabundance of butternut squash hits you. Time ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kids explore science at NIU’s STEM Saturdays

    Mars may be more than 140 million miles away, but that won’t stop kids from using Lego Robotics to explore the red planet at Northern Illinois Univers ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Wrenn receives music boosters scholarship

    Lucy Wrenn is the winner of the Sycamore Music Boosters Continuing College Music Scholarship. This scholarship is designed to help Sycamore High Schoo ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
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