• Maureen Holowinski’s dog, Reggie (left), and Rocio Monge’s dog, Dexter, play at the dog park, 2490 Dundee Road, on July 22. DAYNA FIELDS/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Residents dish on new Northbrook Dog Park

    July 30, 2014 By Steffie Drucker, Editorial Intern News

    Six-month-old Dexter, an Old English Bulldog, waits anxiously by the gate for some playmates to arrive.

  • Architects reveal specifics on Five Seasons plans

    July 30, 2014 By Daniel Dorfman, Staff Writer News

    The Northbrook Park District Board has less than three weeks to act if they want to place a $50 million referendum question in front of voters this fall regarding the acquisition and renovation of

  • The 6-foot-9 center Tommy Fernitz, a 2011 GBN alumnus, will head into his senior season this winter at DePauw University in Greencastle, Ind. PHOTO SUBMITTED

    GBN basketball alumnus, DePauw senior hones skills in South America

    July 29, 2014 By Fouad Egbaria, Assistant Editor Sports

    Home of the 2014 World Cup, Brazil was host to another recent athletic event — but this one wasn’t played on grass. 

  • Kids slide down a giant slide at the 2013 Northbrook Days Festival, hosted annually by the Northbrook Civic Foundation. 22ND CENTURY MEDIA FILE PHOTO

    Northbrook Days to celebrate 90 years July 30-Aug. 3

    July 28, 2014 By Julie Block, Editorial Intern News

    This year marks the 90th anniversary of the annual Northbrook Days Festival, to be held at Village Green Park in downtown Northbrook July. 30-Aug. 3.

  • House 406 owner and Northbrook native Jennifer Eisen stands at the helm of her new restaurant at 1143 Church Street during opening week on Thursday, July 24. DAYNA FIELDS/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    House 406 opens in downtown Northbrook

    July 28, 2014 By Dayna Fields, Editor News, Life & Arts

    The much-anticipated House 406 restaurant opened in downtown Northbrook Saturday, July 26, to a packed house.