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  • Renowned paleontologist to give lecture at NIU

    Professor Paul C. Sereno from the University of Chicago will present a lecture titled “Paleontologist in a Graveyard: SuperJaws and Pre-Egyptian Life ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Theatre presents update of classic Greek play

    The Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will perform playwright Jean Anouilh’s “Antigone” as the first production of its 2014-201 ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Municipal Band plans special holiday concert

    For the first time the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold a special holiday concert celebrating 160 years of continuous music for the community.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fright Night: Halloween events to scare you silly or just have fun

    Fall has arrived in DeKalb County, and with it comes plenty of spooky, scary and fun activities for people of all ages.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Indian Valley Community Band looking for musicians

    It’s not too late to join the Indian Valley Community Band. Anyone who plays or has played an instrument, including high school students looking for s ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Patsy Cline tribute concert to benefit Safe Passage

    Husband and wife Jill Sanderson and Fareed Haque will team up to perform a benefit concert featuring the songs of Patsy Cline from 1 to 3 p.m. Nov. 2 ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • KSA previews orchestra season

    On Sept. 21, the Kishwaukee Symphony Associates kicked off the 11th annual KSO Season Preview event with an afternoon of music and fellowship as part ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 9:52 am
  • Photo exhibit at NIU explores being another person

    The Northern Illinois University Art Museum will present “Trade pics? Photography as interpersonal space,” a public artist talk by New York artist Sea ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 9:51 am
  • Gallery exhibit depicts the rubble of war

    DeKALB – The Jack Olson Gallery at Northern Illinois University presents “Out of Rubble” through Oct. 16.
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 9:50 am
  • Marching bands take the field at Musicfest

    Sandwich High School will host Musicfest on Oct.19 at the high school, 515 Lions Road, Sandwich.High ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee band sets first concert of its 13th season

    The Kishwaukee Concert Band will open its 13th season with a concert at 3 p.m. Oct. 19 in Boutell Memorial Concert Hall.
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Amenti Haunted House opens doors Oct. 17

    “Amenti” is the Egyptian goddess guarding the world of the dead. Within her gates lie the horrors of the Egyptian underworld. Terror after terror awai ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach play tells story of love and loss

    Grief, love, relationships and more will be brought to light in Stagecoach Players’ “To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday,” which opens today.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Free dance week at Performing Arts Academy

    The Performing Arts Academy will present a free dance week from Oct. 6 through 11. The dance school, at 504 N. Main St. in Sycamore and 425 Lincoln Hi ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Indian Valley Community Band recruiting members

    Richard Hart of Sheridan has returned as director of the Indian Valley Community Band. Hart was a high school choral director in Downer’s Grove and up ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
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