• Freshly made fish sandwiches are sold every Friday at Sunset Foods in Northbrook, with an array of toppings, for $4.59. Dayna Fields/22nd Century Media

    Quick Bites: North Shore groceries offer fresh, ready-to-go meals

    April 21, 2014 By Staff report Life & Arts, Dining Out

    You’re at your desk at work, and your stomach is rumbling.

  • Northbrook resident Diane Nelson points to a piece of artwork on display at her newly opened Sheridan Road Gallery in Highland Park. Jamie Bradley/22nd Century Media

    NB gallery owner Nelson inspired by science

    April 21, 2014 By Jamie Bradley Life & Arts

    When you think about someone who spends time looking at things through a microscope, you don’t think about painters.

  • Scott Wessel makes an orange mark on 10-year-old Casey Wessel's head during the Buzz It For Coosey event at L'oran Salon in Northbrook April 16. photos by DAYNA FIELDS/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Buzz It For Coosey event supports young NB boy with cancer

    April 21, 2014 By Dayna Fields, Editor News

    Organizers for an event to support a young Northbrook boy who was recently diagnosed with cancer ordered 50 T-shirts for participants.

  • World Book Night 2013 in Northbrook at Sunset Foods.

    Librarians to give out free books on April 23

    April 17, 2014 By Staff report News, Village

    On Wednesday, April 23, the Northbrook Public Library staff will once again be out in the community handing out free books as a part of World Book Night.

  • Last year's Mother's Day Essay Contest winner Patricia Hare submitted this photo of her mom, Jeannie Moy (left), and her sister, Jennifer. Photo Submitted

    Enter The Tower's Mother’s Day Essay Contest

    April 14, 2014 By Staff report Life & Arts

    You know your mom is the best. So prove it.