• The Northbrook Public Library Board unanimously voted Wednesday, April 16, to move forward with a $6.573 million first-floor renovation. Photo Submitted

    Trustees approve $6.5M renovation plan; construction to start in April

    April 18, 2014 By Daniel Dorfman, Staff Writer News, Village

    After reaching a consensus on ways to bring down the estimated costs of long-awaited renovations by over $208,000, the Northbrook Public Library Board unanimously voted Wednesday, April 16, to move

  • At the Prom Fashion Show on April 8, GBN students Julia Ainbinder (left) and Daniel Shapiro pose while friends hold up a sign that asks Ainbinder to prom. PHOTOS BY DAVE KRAUS/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    High-schoolers hit the catwalk for annual Prom Fashion Show

    April 17, 2014 By Elizabeth Manaster, Staff Writer School

    Forty-five high school students were dressed to the nines on April 6 while modeling prom attire for the cameras at the North Suburban YMCA.

  • Astellas manufactures and sells pharmaceutical drugs, including Mycamine. It’s headquarters are located at 1 Astellas Way in Northbrook, near Willow Road and the 294 Tri-State Tollway.

    Astellas to pay $7.3M to settle false marketing allegations

    April 17, 2014 By Staff report News

    The Northbrook-based pharmaceutical company Astellas Pharma U.S. Inc.

  • Samantha Hughes, 4, of Northbrook, poses for a picture with the Easter Bunny at the park district’s annual Spring Bunny Trail on April 5. 22ND CENTURY MEDIA FILE PHOTO

    Where to go for Easter brunch in Northbrook

    April 15, 2014 By Dayna Fields, Editor News, Faith Briefs

    If going out for Easter brunch is a strong and dear family tradition in your household, then know that you needn’t drive beyond the Northbrook limits to get amazing fare that fits the holiday.

  • 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.