• Local artist wins award at national exhibit

    Dale Osterle of DeKalb has won the Kent Leasure Memorial Fine Print Award for her hand-colored etching titled, “Winter Magic,” in this year’s GALEX Na ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:52 pm
  • Antiques appraiser to visit Heritage Woods

    Antiques expert Mark Moran will offer free, informal antiques appraisals at Heritage Woods, 2626 N. Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb, from 3 to 6 p.m. Apr ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • NIU senior art show scheduled

    The Northern Illinois University School of Art will hold its Spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition from April 28 through May 10 at the Jack Olson Ga ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • ‘Charlies Angels Nite’ returns to Ellwood House

    The Ellwood House Visitor Center in DeKalb will host local performance group Wooden Box Theater at 4 p.m. Saturday for its production “Charlie’s Angel ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • Sycamore man to perform with Apollo Chorus

    Sycamore resident Michael Eikleberry is performing with the Apollo Chorus of Chicago, Chicago’s oldest volunteer chorus, during its upcoming concert, ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • Kish College Theater to stage ‘Love Minus’

    Kishwaukee College Theater will present “Love Minus,” by Mary Gallagher, on April 23 through 26 in the Kishwaukee College Theater with a curtain time ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:52 pm
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    April 16, 2014 - 4:01 pm
  • Avalon Quartet to join Illinois Philharmonic for concert

    Northern Illinois University’s Avalon Quartet will join the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra and its acclaimed Austrian music director David Danzmayr t ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:04 pm
  • Dyeing Easter eggs in shaving cream is frothy fun

    If dyeing Easter eggs with vinegar and color tablets is feeling old, reach for a new duo: shaving cream and liquid food coloring.
    April 16, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Egyptian to host ‘Big Night’

    Hungry?The Egyptian Theatre in downtown DeKalb will present an exclusive “Big Night Movie & A Dinner ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Review: ‘Heaven Is for Real’ heartfelt but dull

    Continuing the recent trend of faith-based films, including “Noah” and “Son of God,” ‘’Heaven Is for Real” is a sweet tale based on a 4-year-old boy’s ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:09 pm
  • Review: ‘Transcendence’ is clunky and lifeless

    HAL has come a long way.First, we had Scarlett Johansson as a human-like operating system. Now, John ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:06 pm
  • Versatile, fresh mini cakes fit for dessert

    Chocolate seems to reign supreme when it comes to Easter. And while it’s hard to deny the appeal of cocoa, this spring holiday also begs for something ...
    April 15, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Transforming bread dough into lemony sticky buns

    Maybe it’s the bright color. Maybe it’s the fresh, vibrant taste. Whatever the reason, Easter has become inextricably linked to lemon (and chocolate, ...
    April 15, 2014 - 3:44 pm
  • A healthy take on the Scotch egg

    Frankly, it’s hard to produce a healthy rendering of a Scotch egg. But we decided to give it a go, because these delicious little calorie bombs are ju ...
    April 15, 2014 - 4:07 pm
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