DeKalb County Online, FunME Events and The Nice Society present a special day at the theater for veterans, current military and friends. For a limited run, see the compelling story of "Private Peaceful" at The Greenhouse Theater Center, located at 2257 N Lincoln Avenue in Chicago. "Private Peaceful" is...
Jeff Keicher, 70th District State Representative has announced a special self-defense for young ladies and women. If you or anyone you know is interested in attending this Self-Defense and Situational Awareness Class for women and girls age 10+ in DeKalb, Illinois on Monday evening, October 21st.
February is time to celebrate the start of the Year of Chicago Theatre. The Chicago Cultural Center offers a free-admission, building-wide celebration and invites everyone—from the curious to seasoned theater-goers—for an inspiring and surprising look at the “fearless soul” of our city – Chicago’s theater community. Participating artists and theater companies including The...
Stage Coach Players moves to rural Oklahoma as its 2019 season continues with the 2008 Pulitzer and Tony award-winning drama, August: Osage County, by Tracy Letts.  The large Weston family is forced to reunite at their rural Oklahoma homestead after its patriarch disappears. ...
While February 18 is observed annually as National Drink Wine Day, it would be a shame to celebrate only one day a year. Perhaps this day is just a reminder to drink wine with a friend all year long. Wine does have its benefits after all. Moderate drinkers of wine...
kish fest, parade, dekalb,
Nothing is more exciting for kids of ALL ages than a parade. Kish Fest Parade of Parades will feature live bands, floats, pageant queens, youth groups and more. The parade kicks off at 7:00 PM (evening parade.) Celebrating its 8th Anniversary, the parade features a unique variety of entertainment groups....
Now that pumpkins are in season, roast a small pie pumpkin and puree the flesh in a blender or food processor for this loaf cake. Otherwise, you can use canned pumpkin. Ingredients 3 tablespoon oil, canola3/4 cup(s) pumpkin, puree or homemade1/2 cup(s) honey3 tablespoon sugar,...
On this date in 1939, The Wizard of Oz became an official American Musical Fantasy featured film produced by MGM (Metro-Golden-Mayer). This cinema gem is widely considered to be one of the greatest films in cinema history, even competing with may successful films in 1939.  It is widely known as the best-known...
Egyptian Theatre is building a two story addition with basement off the south side of the theatre lobby to accommodate a dramatic increase in restroom facilities, concessions, storage, and for the first time since the theatre opened in 1929...air conditioning.  This will allow the theatre to be open...
On Wednesday, July 25 at 7:00 P.M. the Ellwood House Museum, the DeKalb Park District, FunME Events, and Kishwaukee Fest will present ‘Rat Pack at the Mansion,’ the fourth installment of the seven-part ‘Music at the Mansion’ summer concert series. The performance is open to the public and free...
Looking for something fun and unique to do this weekend, take a trip to downtown Chicago and help celebrate the anniversary of the legendary Chicago Water Tower building. This special event will be held on Saturday, September 14 starting at 10:00 AM. The City...
Stage Coach Players announces auditions for its upcoming holiday production of It’s A Wonderful Life, a stage version of the classic story told on the big screen by Frank Capra. Directed by Tim Ball, auditions for this faithful adaptation by Doug Rand will be...