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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 reports of an explosion and 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.

Carlson told The Tower an off-...

State trooper fatally struck on I-294 in Northbrook

January 12, 2019 by Martin Carlino, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

An Illinois state trooper was fatally struck by a vehicle at approximately 4:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, while investigating a traffic crash on I-294 in Northbrook, according to a statement from Illinois State Police.

The trooper was...

State trooper fatally struck on I-294 in Northbrook

January 12, 2019 by Martin Carlino, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

An Illinois state trooper was fatally struck by a vehicle at approximately 4:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, while investigating a traffic crash on I-294 in Northbrook, according to a statement from Illinois State Police.

The trooper was...

State trooper fatally struck on I-294 in Northbrook

January 12, 2019 by Martin Carlino, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

An Illinois state trooper was fatally struck by a vehicle at approximately 4:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, while investigating a traffic crash on I-294 in Northbrook, according to a statement from Illinois State Police.

The trooper was...

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 reports of an explosion and 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.

Carlson told The Tower an off-...

Northbrook resident dies at ski resort in Colorado

by Staff report News, Breaking, Community

William J. Hass, 71, of Northbrook, died Monday, Jan. 7, at a ski resort in Breckenridge, Colo., according to Summit County Coroner Regan Wood. 

Hass was found unconscious on a ski run at the resort during the early...

Police, officials investigating ‘unacceptable’ racial video posted by GBN, GBS students

by Jason Addy, Contributing Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire, School

An incident in which three students at Glenbrook South and Glenbrook North high schools posted a video on social media that contained “inappropriate and unacceptable racial content" is under investigation by local police, according to a letter...

Seventh-grade Maple School student suddenly dies

by Staff report News, Breaking, School

A seventh-grade student at Northbrook’s Maple School died suddenly the morning of Sunday, Nov. 18, according to an email signed by Maple School Principal Dr. Nate Carter, Assistant Principal Betty Holzkopf and Superintendent Dr. Brian Wegley....