• Alex Ricciardi is shown using an exoskeleton during his rehabilitation from a serious spinal injury. Photo Submitted

    Northbrook man making gains after motorcycle accident

    October 5, 2015 By Elizabeth Manaster, Staff Writer Life & Arts
    It only takes an instant for someone’s life to change forever.
  • GBN’s Justin Star makes a tackle against Maine East on Friday, Oct. 2, in Northbrook. Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Football: Spartans eligible for playoffs after cruising to victory

    October 3, 2015 By Hunter Tickel, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Glenbrook North coach Bob Pieper had two priorities this season for his team — establish the run and command the defensive line.

  • Starters (left to right) Samantha Myers, Samantha Heyman and Lucy Davis react after a successful play.

    Girls Volleyball: HP can’t handle North’s high-powered attack

    October 5, 2015 By Matt Yan, Editor Sports, High School
    When Glenbrook North coach Chris Cooper knows his team is facing a tough opponent, he turns to his big guns — Samantha Heyman, Samantha Myers, Sophie Piskel and Grace Crue.
  • The Angry Cuban panini ($7.98) features Columbus fire-roasted pork, smoked ham, Swiss cheese, a pickled jalapeño and yellow mustard on a Tuscan roll. Chris Pullam/22nd Century Media

    Quality comes quick at Northbrook Grill and Tap

    October 5, 2015 By Matt Yan, Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Sunset Foods Manager Bruce Gonzalez likes to joke that his store is the happiest place on the North Shore. It just might be, now that the new Northbrook Grill and Tap is operating inside the store.
  • Kobe Kooperman, 11, attempts a layup as Yogev Ohayon defends on Sept. 30 at the Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center. Photos by Chris Pullam/22nd Century Media

    NBA prospect among star players at JCC clinic

    October 6, 2015 By Chris Pullam, Assistant Editor News
    The Euroleague’s Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv, of Israel, held a profession basketball clinic for kids in first through seventh grade at the Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center in Northbrook on Sept. 30.


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