What's Going On

What to do and when to know in DeKalb County Illinois. This category contains featurettes of happenings around the county. Be sure to check out The Best Event Calendar on any side of the Kishwaukee River! for more coverage.

Today is Leg Health Day at Lehan Drugs in DeKalb!  Come in for a free non-invasive vein screening courtesy of BSN/Jobst from 10:00am to 3:00pm and enjoy great sales of up to 25% on all compression products!  Not sure if compression is right for you?  Stop in and talk...
The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra will present its annual free concert of music with a Halloween theme appropriate for children and adults. The concert will be held tonight, Wednesday October 29th, 2013, in the Boutell Memorial Music Hall, 300 Lucinda Ave in DeKalb, IL. There will be a 5:30pm concert...

TAILS Mutt Strut 2010

Collect Pledges Now, Walk your Pooch in Parade on Oct. 17 Calling all dog lovers throughout Kane and DeKalb County: Save the date for you and your best furry friend - Sunday, October 17 - and kick off the Cortland Parade in TAILS Humane Society’s Annual Mutt Strut. Get busy...
The Sycamore History Museum says “Thank you” to Sycamore for their continued support this Saturday, December 7th, 2013 during their Annual Holiday Open House. This free event is fun for everyone who loves the holidays. Enjoy festive music, drink hot chocolate, take home a craft activity, and decorate sugar...

Merry Christmas!

We hope you have a Merry Christmas full of family, friends and good cheer! From Mac & Gracie at DeKalb County Online
Objects in the collection of DeKalb resident Rodney Borstad. The NIU Art Museum will present Local Visions: Selections From Area Collections, a diverse exhibition featuring art and objects belonging to local residents. The exhibition opens Tuesday, January 6, and runs through Saturday, February 21. A public reception will be held Thursday, January 15, from...
The Northern Illinois University volleyball team will host a free serving clinic and open practice Wednesday, Aug. 20, in Victor E. Court. The serving clinic begins at 4 p.m. and is open to all middle school students. No registration is required prior to the clinic. High school students will not...
Runners, swimmers, cyclists—Creative Therapeutics will be hosting a Free, two-part workshop focused on subjects of interest to endurance athletes. Training for marathon season is exciting and rewarding, but it can also be daunting. Whether you are looking to enter your first race or are an experienced marathoner or triathlete this...
Work is scheduled to begin Monday, April 30, and is expected to take 5-7 days, closing the intersection of Rt. 23 and Rt. 38 in downtown DeKalb. The Union Pacific Railroad needs to do track repair on the rail road crossing located at the intersection. This will require a closure of...
We hope you have a wonderful day spent with family and friends!
Get your learn on like Donkey Kong and join NIU STEM Outreach at this month’s STEM Cafe this Wednesday, June 19th, 2013, from 6:30 to 8:30pm. They"lll explore the advances being made in eLearning and how video games are being used to teach complex concepts, including mechanical engineering, to...
Be a hero for kids with cancer! The second annual “Shave for The Brave” will be held on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Remington’s Gastropub, 102 S Third St, Malta, IL from 1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. This year, they are honoring two local children:  Jake Dobie, 7, of DeKalb and...