• Annie, (right) played by Izelle Malkin, joins Warbucks, played by Mike Eichstadt, on stage during a production of “Annie Jr.” Nov. 12 in Northbrook. Scott Margolin/22nd Century Media

    Young Northbrook actors stage hit production ‘Annie Jr.’

    November 20, 2017 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter News

    This show was as hot as the Broadway hit “Hamilton.”  

  • Drumstix’s Cowboy Chili ($7.95) is served with grass-fed ground black Angus lean beef and topped with cheddar cheese, onions and sour cream. Martin Carlino/22nd Century Media

    Heating up the chili season: North Shore restaurants serve a variety of chili dishes

    November 20, 2017 By Staff report Life & Arts, Dining Out

    Some like it spicy, some like it more bland, some like it on top of a hot dog or fries, and some prefer it with a cornbread side.

  • Glenbrook North senior forward Jacob Crane skates against Loyola on Saturday, Nov. 18, in Lincolnwood. Gary Larsen/22nd Century Media

    Spartans boys hockey's Crane a force to be reckoned with

    November 20, 2017 By Gary Larsen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Toughness doesn’t always come packaged in the biggest, strongest player on the ice.
  • Seven of the eight members of the Glenbrook North math team, who will be headed to Princeton University for a national competition on Nov. 18, pose for a picture. Photos by Martin Carlino/22nd Century Media

    GBN math team records highest score in 41 years of competitions

    November 15, 2017 By Martin Carlino, Editor News, School
    After winning the state championship last year and graduating a large group of seniors, head coach Steve Goodman wondered what to expect from the Glenbrook North math team following its historic campaign. But, after just one competition this season, Goodman realized this year’s team is poised for another strong season.
  • Keynote speaker Yaffa Palti addresses the crowd at the grand opening of Northbrook’s first mikvah Nov. 12 at Darchei Noam of Glenbrook in Northbrook. Photos Submitted

    Opening brings ‘sanctity’ of Jewish community to NB

    November 20, 2017 By Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts

    More than 100 Orthodox Jews gathered to take part in opening ceremonies of Northbrook’s first mikvah, located adjacent to the Darchei Noam Glenbrook synagogue at 3465 Techny Road, on Nov