• Firefly Kitchen, 111 Green Bay Road, Wilmette, recently began lunch service and features among other things Orechiette pasta ($14) with sausage and broccoli rabe. Photos by Kirsten Keller/22nd Century Media

    Firefly Kitchen delivers taste of Brooklyn to Wilmette

    February 9, 2016 By Eric DeGrechie, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Talk with Dean Salerno for five minutes and you’ll pick up his accent fairly quickly. If the discussion is about food, be prepared for a long conversation.
  • Glenbrook North's Jonathan Lebron attempts to pin Glenbrook South's Ben Schonken in the 120-pound weight class Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Glenbrook South Regional. Photos by Tracy Allen/22nd Century Media

    Wrestling: Friedman is lone Spartan to qualify for sectional

    February 9, 2016 By Eric Van Dril, Staff Writer Sports, High School
    Glenbrook North finished eighth as a team (46 points) on Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Glenbrook South Regional.
  • The Orange Chicken, $9, is blended and stir-fried with broccoli, bell pepper and onion in a slightly spicy/tangy sauce. Photos by Christa Rooks/22nd Century Media

    Green Panda, Panda Bar combine Chinese flair, old-style American

    February 3, 2016 By Chris Pullam, Assistant Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    The Highland Park restaurant is owned by Glenbrook North grad Brian Batt.
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    Second issue of Chicagoly delivered in this week’s Tower

    February 3, 2016 By Staff report News
    Readers of The Northbrook Tower will find a nice surprise in this week’s issue.
  • Single-occupancy, gender-neutral bathrooms are gaining in popularity as health, privacy and inclusion become greater priorities for Northbrook businesses and schools.

    Awareness of gender-neutral facilities beginning to grow

    February 1, 2016 By Matt Yan, Editor News
    When Barilla America, a division of the world’s leading pasta manufacturer, moved its headquarters to 885 Sunset Ridge Road, the company promoted its new demonstration kitchens, inclusive workspaces and two gender-neutral bathrooms in the lobby.