• Anthony Gawron, 7, learns to tap a Maple Tree on March 18 during the 46th annual Maple Syrup Festival at River Trail Nature Center in Northbrook. Photo by Scott Margolin/22nd Century Media.

    Annual Maple Syrup Festival celebrates history, arrival of spring

    March 20, 2018 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter News
    Lots of sunshine, no rain and a pleasant temperature set the near-perfect scene on March 18 for the 46th Annual Maple Syrup Festival at Northbrook’s Forest Preserves of Cook County’s River Trail Nature Center.
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    Beloved Glenbrook North educator, coach dies

    March 20, 2018 By Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries
    “Quality is the result of discipline,” Mark Rebora liked to tell his students over the course of a 25 year teaching and coaching career at Glenbrook North.
  • Tyler Nelson (left), who played Sky Masterson, tries to woo Sarah Brown, played by Abby Rench, during a performance of “Guys and Dolls Jr.” on March 15 at Northbrook Junior High. Photo Submitted

    NBJH’s ‘Guys and Dolls Jr.’ highlights weeks of student preparation

    March 19, 2018 By Nathan Worcester, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Just moments before the doors to the first production of “Guys and Dolls Jr.” opened, parents siblings and residents packed the halls leading up to Northbrook Junior High’s small gym.
  • Glenbrook North's Evan Larson (middle) fights for position with Loyola's Declan Darcy (left) in front of goalie Hugh Brady in the state semifinal on March 12 in Bensenville. Photos by Gary Larsen/22nd Century Media

    Spartans boys hockey falls in state semifinal game

    March 13, 2018 By Gary Larsen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Loyola Academy’s hockey team raucously crowded its way into to its locker room at the Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville, carried by the euphoria of a 2-1 win over Glenbrook North in a state semifinal game.
  • More than 500 Glenbrook North students gather to pay tribute to school-shooting victims. Photos courtesy of Carly Uhlig.

    More than 500 GBN students pay tribute to school-shooting victims

    March 14, 2018 By Martin Carlino, Editor News, School
    Hundreds of District 225 students joined their peers across the nation to honor the 17 high-school students killed by a lone gunman at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida last month.


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