• Glenbrook North senior Evan Barnes prepares to deliver a pitch during a 12-3 GBN victory on March 22 over the Ridgewood Rebels. Photos by Martin Carlino/22nd Century Media.

    Barnes’ strong outing, timely offense help Spartans remain unbeaten

    March 23, 2018 By Martin Carlino, Editor Sports, High School
    After firing his final warm-up pitch before the start of the Thursday’s game, Glenbrook North senior Evan Barnes received a fist bump from each member of the Spartans’ infield. The gesture — one that can easily be overlooked — was a way for each player to show Barnes they’ve got him covered.
  • Athlete of the Week: 10 Questions with Kyle Foley

    March 21, 2018 By Michal Dwojak, Sports Editor Sports, Athlete of the Week
    Foley is a senior on the Glenbrook North boys track and field team and has broken four school records this season.
  • 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.


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