• Northbrook’s Laura Bretan sings “O Mio Babbino Caro” during the “America’s Got Talent” finals that aired Sept. 13. She performed live with Italian “popera” group Il Volo a day later in the season finale. Image Submitted

    Talent show was ‘incredible journey’ for Bretan

    September 26, 2016 By Alyssa Groh, Assistant Editor Life & Arts
    At a young age, many kids dream to grow up as professional athletes, movie stars or famous singers. Oftentimes, those dreams do not come true.
  • Glenbrook North seniors enjoy their view from a Hummer during the homecoming parade Friday, Sept. 23, in Northbrook. Sharon Whitehead/22nd Century Media

    Sophomores rebound with music-themed creation

    September 26, 2016 By Daniel I. Dorfman, Freelance Reporter News

    The Glenbrook North High School homecoming parade was the annual opportunity for the community to share their Spartan spirit.

  • Jimmy Karfis waits for his teammates' blocks to open a route against Highland Park on Friday, Sept. 23, in Northbrook. Photos by Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Football: GBN’s formidable offense sinks Highland Park

    September 24, 2016 By Hunter Tickel, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    For the past four years, the Glenbrook North and Highland Park matchup has proven to be a do-or-die game in the pursuit of a CSL North title.

  • Catherine O’Regan hits a forehand shot in her No. 2 singles match against Maine West on Thursday, Sept. 14, at Glenbrook North. Photos by Matt Yan/22nd Century Media

    Girls Tennis: O’Regans look to make the most of final run together

    September 19, 2016 By Matt Yan, Editor Sports, High School
    What began as an experiment two years ago has blossomed into one of the state’s best double pairings.
  • Joe Gertner plays a kid pretending to be a dentist during a sketch, with Sydney Krug his unwitting patient, during “Untitled...But Funny” on Thursday, Sept. 15 at Glenbrook North. Photos by Matt Yan/22nd Century Media

    GBN students bring the laughs in ‘Untitled...But Funny’

    September 20, 2016 By Christa Rooks, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    You never know where inspiration is going to come from.