Inside the World of Community Radio

Turn on your radio and you could hear the blare of popular music or sports talk. But land on a low-power FM radio station and you can hear the stories of your neighbors, as they share everything from local goings-on and public information to lesser-known music.

Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues.






Discover More Than Books at Gail Borden Public Library

Much more than your traditional library, this Elgin institution is investing in learning activities, programs and exhibits for kids and adults.






A New Season Dawns for Elgin Symphony Orchestra

Illinois’ four-time ‘Orchestra of the Year’ has a rich lineup in store for its upcoming season. Savor Elgin Symphony Orchestra’s symphonic sounds at one of its upcoming performances.






Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues.






Elgin Symphony Orchestra: Spreading Joy Through Music

These musicians frequent local hospitals to share music’s therapeutic power. Learn how their work can have a powerful effect on patients, hospital staff and the musicians themselves.






Season Roundup: Diversions, Delights & Distractions

An exciting season of high-quality arts and entertainment events await! Here’s a preview of a few local venues and the acts they’ll welcome this season.






ESO’s New Director Brings a World of Experience

Meet the Elgin symphony’s dynamic new leader, and discover how his international familiarity is raising the profile of this suburban gem.






Events at a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues.






Class(ical) Acts Abound in the ’Burbs

Our region has no shortage of fine classical music orchestras. Here’s a preview of what’s coming up at some of our favorite regional orchestras.