Shermerfest Offers Good, Old-Fashioned Family Fun
The Northbrook Historical Society invites the community to the 36th Annual Shermerfest on Sunday, September 21 from noon to 4pm at Village Green Park for music, magic, vintage cars, food and children's entertainment.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Police Blotter: Man charged with resisting arrest
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of Glenview Police Department.
New faces and places in local school districts
Glenview and Northbrook students will see new programs and procedures when they return to school in districts 30, 34 and 225.
Can Gordon Segal help Crate & Barrel regain its mojo?
Gordon Segal , the man who co-founded Northbrook, IL.-based Crate & Barrel and made it an iconic force to be reckoned with among American home furnishing and housewares retailers, is returning to lend a helping hand at a difficult moment in the company's fortunes.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Deerfield's Todd Kessler, ex-'Voice' contender, releases new single
Todd Kessler and The New Folk Schubas Tavern, 3159 N. Southport, Chicago 10 p.m. Aug. 22 $10 schubas.com Band information: thenewfolk.com Yes, there is life after "The Voice" when you don't make it to the top.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Lowe's tells Arts of Life: Let's build something together
John Gerbin, on a visit to the Glenview Public Library, was moved by a painting he had seen in an art show there.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Sitdown: Benjamin Lachman, cued speech advocate, Twista video guest
Benjamin Lachman comes from a family with a survival mentality - his father's parents were Holocaust survivors.
Ivy's: Building a better hot dog for the neighborhood
When Hot Doug's was in its first bloom of world-historical fame, I often wondered why, in a city full of hot dog stands, almost no one else seemed to be following in the footsteps of the only hot dog stand with a line wrapped around its building.
Sub. Developers Looking for Empty Nesters
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Thu Aug 14, 2014
Open Communities' multi-year HUD grant concludes
Open Communities has completed a three-year project to investigate and address discrimination against all persons protected under the Federal Fair Housing Act, including the underrepresented populations of immigrants, seniors, and the homeless in 16 of Chicago's northern suburbs.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Summer ends on a high note for campers of the North Suburban YMCA in Northbrook
The last week of summer camp is often sad for those happy campers of the North Suburban YMCA in Northbrook.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Northbrook Plan Commission approves marijuana dispensary ordinance
On Aug. 5, the Northbrook Plan Commission passed its official recommendation to the board for an ordinance that would make marijuana dispensaries conditional uses in certain areas, as towns like Des Plaines had done.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Dog lover starts company to give pet owners safer dog treat option
If you're a dog lover, you are probably acutely aware of the horrifying issue of our furry friends becoming ill from jerky treats made in China.
As park district grows, comittee looks at how to improve
In 15 years the Glenview Park District has markedly grown in buildings and programs, and now district managers believe it's time to better train frontline staffers who deliver services to its customers.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Northbrook kids farm for Prairie Grass Cafe
Sarah Stegner and George Bumbaris' District 28 JalapeA o, Sungold Tomato & Caramelized Onion Jam Ingredients: 2 cups thinly sliced onions 1/2 cup finely diced jalapeA o peppers - seeds and ribs removed 1 cup sungold cherry tomatoes - quartered 2 Tbs.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Zengeler Cleaners Introduces Dawn Tiffany As New Peterson Road Store Manager
Northbrook, IL, July 29, 2014: Zengeler Cleaners introduced a new Manager at the historic company's Peterson Road store in Libertyville, IL.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
My FOX Chicago
Car crashes through front window of Northbrook store
A car drove through the front window of a north suburban dry cleaners on Monday morning, leaving two people hospitalized.
Auditions for Northbrook Theatre Children's Company
The Northbrook Theatre Children's Company will hold auditions in September for the high-flying musical adventure "Tarzan."
How many bird houses can a retiree make?
With retirement scheduled for year-end 2015 and son-in-law Colin Murphy apparently in good position to take over management of Simmons Engineering Corp. , a Wheeling manufacturer of cutting blades, a smooth transition to retirement seems a sure thing for Bruce Gillilan.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Final 10 wow Suburban Chicago's Got Talent judges
With comments like "nailed it," "you're a natural," and "wow," the Suburban Chicago's Got Talent judges set themselves up for a tough decision this week picking a winner in this year's competition.