• Glenbrook North sophomore Kellen Witherell rises up for a layup over a Providence St. Mel defender during the third place game of the Kurland Thanksgiving Basketball Tournament on Friday, Nov. 27, at Saint Patrick High School. Alex Mayster/22nd Century Media

    Boys Basketball: North takes third in Thanksgiving tourney

    November 28, 2015 By Alex Mayster, Staff Writer Sports, High School
    One year ago, Glenbrook North’s Kellen Witherell – a freshman at the time – was able to enjoy his Thanksgiving feast without the concern of upcoming varsity basketball games. What a difference a year makes.
  • Spartans guard Jordan Davison dribbles down the court during the game against Lake Forest Academy on Nov. 24 in Vernon Hills.

    Davison scores 12, but Caxys drive past Spartans in second half

    November 25, 2015 By David Jaffe, Staff Writer Sports, High School
    “I can’t say enough about how proud I am of how we played today,” GBN coach Danielle Fluegge said.
  • This picture shows people building the station for the Skokie Valley route of the Chicago North Shore and Milwaukee Railroad in 1925. Farm buildings and an orchard are seen in the background. The 770 Skokie Boulevard development is now on this land. Photo Submitted

    Timelines: Skokie Boulevard nothing like it used to be

    November 24, 2015 By Judy Hughes, Northbrook Historical Society Opinion, Contributing Columnists
    Prior to the construction of Edens Expressway, Skokie Boulevard served as one of this area’s major north-south highways.
  • Police officers from around the North Shore area and surrounding suburbs take part in an active shooter training scenario on Nov. 18 in Northbrook. Matt Yan/22nd Century Media

    Northbrook hosts emergency response drill

    November 23, 2015 By Matt Yan, Editor News
    Hundreds of personnel converge on Waukegan Road for training exercise
  • Max and Benny’s Special Turkey Panini comes with dark or white meat, cranberry sauce and Brie cheese on sourdough bread for $10.99. Chris Pullam/22nd Century Media

    Quick Bites: Trotting out for turkey on the North Shore

    November 24, 2015 By Staff report Life & Arts, Dining Out
    It’s that time of the year when calories don’t count. So work up an appetite and loosen your belt — it’s Thanksgiving.