DeKalb Dog Park Expands

The DeKalb Park District recently completed installing the permanent dog park in Katz Park.  A temporary dog park had been established using a little-used softball field for the past couple years while a permanent dog park location and plan was established.  DeKalb is now home to the only dog park in DeKalb County. Improvements in the new dog park include separate areas for large and … Continue reading DeKalb Dog Park Expands

DeKalb Prepares for IHSA State Football Championships

Training for the IHSA Destination Team Ambassadors was held on the NIU campus this week.  These volunteers are the community members that will greet each of the 16 teams and all their coaching staff that will compete for the state football championships.  They will greet the teams when they get off the bus, lead them to their practice area, locker rooms, and out on the field … Continue reading DeKalb Prepares for IHSA State Football Championships

Spotlight on School District 428: Sean Potts

Teacher Name: Sean Potts Grade/Subject: 6-8 Middle School Band   Tell us a little about yourself – your hometown, education, and hobbies. I’m originally from Rochester, New York and am currently in my 6th year teaching with D428 schools (this is my 10th year teaching overall). I earned my undergrad degree in Music Education from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia and later taught high … Continue reading Spotlight on School District 428: Sean Potts