Northbrook animal control officer Gina Manski (left to right), volunteer Bill Kirkpatrick and crime analyst Millie Gomez stand in front of Dunkin’ Donuts May 20 in Glenview. Matt Yan/22nd Century Media
Congratulations, Northbrook; you made it through another Chicagoland winter.
Northbrook Junior High’s Emily Erickson plays the flute with her classmates at a special concert set up for her in her front yard May 18. Erickson had missed the final band concert and organizers brought the band to her. Courtney Jacquin/22nd Century Media
May 23, 2016By Courtney Jacquin, Assistant EditorNews
When eighth-grader Emily Erickson learned she would need a kidney transplant at the end of her final year at Northbrook Junior High, there were two things she was most upset about potentially missing: graduation, and her final band concert.