Glenbrook North Orchesis dancers performed its “Devotion” show, which ran Dec. 6-8 at Glenbrook North.
A proposal submitted to the Village of Northbrook in September by the owner of Northbrook Court, Brookfield Properties, would demolish Macy’s, completely update the mall’s interior and exterior spaces, add a large lawn area featuring an open-air plaza and add a 500,000-square-foot residential development. Village trustees discussed the potential face-lift, which could cost an estimated $250 million. Design rendering courtesy of Brookfield Properties.
Northbrook village trustees discussed a potential $250-million face-lift to Northbrook Court, which would include $27 million in public financing, during their Tuesday, Dec. 11 meeting.
Artist Richard Cohen (left) discusses his pottery works Friday, Dec. 7, with Sue Kaye, of the Northbrook Historical Society, at an open house celebrating the opening of a new artisan shop at the Northbrook History Museum. Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media
Art lovers cozied up with a taste of wine and cheese Friday, Dec. 7, at the Northbrook History Museum in celebration of a newly minted artisans shop. All gathered at the museum, located at 1776 Walters Ave., to look over the freshly updated room located at the back of the building.
On election day, November 6, 2018, the voters of Northbrook spoke with overwhelming clarity with a supermajority (77%) voting in favor of the non-binding resolution to raise the minimum wage in Northbrook to $13.00/hr., to be consistent with the Cook County ordinance.