• A forensics van from a regional major crimes task force is on scene Saturday, Dec. 10, at the Northbrook building on Shermer Road where Jigar Patel, 36, was murdered Wednesday, Dec. 7.

    UPDATE: Police say lawyer was killed in 'targeted incident'

    December 9, 2016 By Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News, Breaking, Police

    Initial police investigation into the strangulation death of attorney Jigar Patel in his office at 1363 Shermer Road late Wednesday indicate Northbrook’s first homicide since 2009 was an

  • A licensed clinical social worker has proposed turning this Sunset Ridge Road home into a sober living facility. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Northbrook Plan Commission: Community, commissioners divided on future of pending sober home

    December 7, 2016 By Lauren Kiggins, Freelance Reporter News, Village
    Residents of a Northbrook East neighborhood have conflicting opinions on an application to turn a single-family home into a sober living facility.
  • A North Shore School of Dance student performs during a dress rehearsal of “The Nutcracker” Friday, Dec. 2, at Lake Forest Academy. Miroslaw Pomian/22nd Century Media

    ‘Nutcracker’ dances its way into 28th year

    December 5, 2016 By Courtney Jacquin, Contributing Editor News
    For generations, “The Nutcracker” ballet has been a staple of the holiday season. And for 28 years, North Shore School of Dance’s production has been a staple of the North Shore.
  • Glenbrook North‘s Jordan Davison drives down the court against Lake Forest on Saturday, Dec. 3.

    Girls Basketball: Third-quarter comeback pushes Lake Forest over GBN

    December 5, 2016 By David Jaffe, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    The Lake Forest girls basketball team struggled generating offense in the first half against Glenbrook North Saturday, Dec. 3.
  • Vanessa He, 7, of Northbrook, talks with Mrs. Claus on Saturday, Dec. 3, at the North Suburban YMCA. Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media

    Clauses make first appearance at YMCA tree lot

    December 5, 2016 By Daniel I. Dorfman, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    For the past three years, the North Suburban YMCA has offered people a chance to buy their Christmas tree or wreath.