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Festival Chorus to perform concert of seasonal renewal

By Northern Star Staff | November 11, 2013

The DeKalb Festival Chorus will perform its fall concert at 7 p.m. Nov. 23 at First Lutheran Church, 324 N. Third St.The concert will feature music from Beethoven, Brahms, Copeland, Lauridsen and Gjeilo. It will focus on Gjeilo’s “Dark Night of the...

On Oct. 26, Feed Em Soup will move to a new location at 122 S.
First St. This is the first time the organization will have its own

Feed ‘Em Soup moves into new home Oct. 26

By Ryan Felgenhauer | October 17, 2011

Local nonprofit organization Feed ‘Em Soup will open a new location Oct. 26. The group will move to its own location, 122 S. First St. in DeKalb, from its previous space at First Lutheran Church, 324 N. First St. "We have a great new location," said...

Danny Cozzi | Northern Star
People gather at Feed em Soup Wednesday night at First Lutheran Chuch in DeKalb. Alexis Weber was a volunteer for Feed em Soup.

Local soup kitchen honors crash victims

By Danny Cozzi | February 23, 2011

A memorial service was held by Feed ‘em Soup at the First Lutheran Church, 324 N. Third St. for Alexis "Lexi" Weber and Timothy Getzelman. Both died in a car accident Monday night. The memorial event was held at the soup kitchen from 5 to 7 p.m. on...

First Lutheran Church doles out free meals

By Melissa Mastrogiovanni | October 14, 2010

As the aroma of hot soup filled the air, families joined together Wednesday night to receive a free meal at First Lutheran Church of DeKalb, 324 N. Third St. The Feed'em Soup Community Project held two previous meals for family and friends prior to hosting...