• Senior captain Mitch Schermerhorn runs down an open field on Friday, Aug. 28, in Northbrook. Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Football: Late score pushes Spartans to victory

    August 29, 2015 By Hunter Tickel, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Karis scored the game-winner, and Clark tallies 4 TDs.

  • Football Preview Guide '15

    August 28, 2015 By Staff report Sports, High School

    Area football teams try to find the right pieces for a successful 2015 in this year's Football Preview Guide. Click on each logo to see the school's preview of the season.

  • Gus Medrano, owner of Agave Añejo Mexican Grill, stands behind the restaurant’s bar, which features high-end tequila and other drinks. The restaurant opened July 24. Riley Simpson/22nd Century Media

    Agave Añejo Mexican Grill setting mouths on fire

    August 24, 2015 By Riley Simpson, Assistant Editor News

    As the name suggests, tequila (made from the agave plant’s nectar), margaritas and a full bar are big components of Northbrook’s newest Mexican restaurant, Agave Añejo, just south of the

  • New Congregation Beth Shalom Rabbi Aaron Melman lives in Northbrook with his family (left to right): wife Elisa Rotman and children Jordan and Hannah. (Photo submitted)

    New rabbi steps up at Beth Shalom

    August 26, 2015 By Matt Yan, Editor Life & Arts

    When Rabbi Aaron Melman first stepped foot in Congregation Beth Shalom, he knew he’d found his home.

  • Activists lined up outside Mariano's Fresh Market protest the store's concealed carry policy on Tuesday, Aug. 25, in Northbrook.

    Activists protest concealed carry at Mariano’s

    August 25, 2015 By Matt Yan, Editor News

    Mariano’s new store opened amid opposition from a small but vocal group of protestors on Tuesday, Aug. 25.