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At 1 p.m. Dec. 1, the 50th Country Music show will take place to benefit Toys for Tots at Taylor Street Plaza, 507 E. Taylor St.

Upcoming country music show to benefit Toys for Tots

By Jacob Roushia | November 24, 2019

DeKalb - The 50th Country Music Show and Toys for Tots, hosted by Gary Mullis, will take place on Dec 1. The event will involve donating toys, eating cake and listening to music. The show will start at 1 p.m. at the Taylor Street Plaza, 507 E. Taylor...

Annual Country Music Show and “Toys for Tots” Toy Drive returns to DeKalb

By Northern Star Staff | November 29, 2018

DeKALB — For the 49th consecutive year, DeKalb resident Gary Mullis will host the Country Music Show and “Toys for Tots” Toy Drive.The event will take place from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Taylor Street Plaza High Rise, 507 East Taylor Street....

Toy Run to raise money, awareness

By Northern Star Staff | September 11, 2014
DeKalb County Toys for Tots will host the DeKalb County Toy Run in conjunction with Genoa Post 337 of the Legion Riders.Riders will meet 10-11:30 a.m. Sept. 27 for registration at the DeKalb Harley-Davidson Dealer, 969 N. Peace Road. Registration is $10 per driver, $5 per passenger and one unwrapped toy. Those who register will ride to Genoa Veterans Home, 311 S. Washington St. in Genoa.Admission for non-riders is $5. Toys collected at the run will go to the more than 2,500 needy children of DeKalb County in December.Contact Michael Fogelsanger at 815-761-0161 for more information.

Egyptian Theatre to host bodybuilding competition

By Olivia Willoughby | November 17, 2011

Tanned, buff and drug-free: the top competitors from across the U.S. get to show off Saturday at the Sixth Annual Organization of Competitive Bodybuilders Midwest States 2011 Bodybuilding & Figure Competition. FitWorkz owner Ray Binkowski will host...

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