• Hickory Point music teacher Allison Orobia (pictured center) and her band The Oh Yeahs recently released a debut album. Photo Submitted.

    Northbrook teacher releases self-titled debut album with band

    January 21, 2019 By Martin Carlino, Editor Life & Arts, The Arts
    Leslie Beukelman, Allison Orobia and Sarah Marie Young all have different musical backgrounds. However, the trio behind the band The Oh Yeahs shares an important similarity, the love of making music and performing together.
  • Glenbrook north alumnus Tom Hake will take over as the Stevenson boys lacrosse head coach. Photo submitted

    Glenbrook North alumnus ready to run Stevenson boys lacrosse

    January 21, 2019 By Michal Dwojak, Sports Editor Sports
    Tom Hake faced an obstacle from fulfilling one of his dreams.
  • Glenbrook North wrestler Nico Jung after he won the 170-pound Central Suburban League championship in Winnetka on Saturday, Jan. 19. Gary Larsen/22nd Century Media

    Glenbrook North wrestler Nico Jung wins conference championship

    January 20, 2019 By Gary Larsen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    With the postseason looming and wrestlers throughout the state aiming to peak, Glenbrook North’s Nico Jung recently added a timely title to his name: Central Suburban League champion.
  • Remnants from a car accident that caused a helicopter to land on Interstate 294 on Thursday, Jan. 17, in Northbrook. Photos submitted by Danny Brodson

    Update: 30-year-old woman flown to hospital after rear-end truck collision in Northbrook

    January 17, 2019 By Megan Bernard, Contributing Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire
    A 30-year-old Orland Park woman suffered life-threatening injuries after her SUV rear-ended a parked semi-trailer.
  • Northbrook Police and Fire responded to a report of an explosion and fire in the 2500 block of Melanie Lane around 6:20 a.m. Jan. 16. The fire spread to two houses quickly. Northbrook Fire Chief Andrew Carlson told The Northbrook Tower No residents or firefighters sustained any injuries. PHOTO BY SCOTT MARGOLIN/22ND CENTURY MEDIA.

    UPDATE: No injuries reported after early-morning multiple-home fire in Northbrook

    January 16, 2019 By Martin Carlino, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire
    Northbrook firefighters responded to a house fire in the 2500 block of Melanie Lane in Northbrook at approximately 6:20 a.m. this morning, according to Northbrook Fire Chief Andrew Carlson.


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