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Good Curling!

As much as I love the fact that winter has ended and spring is here (despite what Mother Nature keeps sputtering at us in Chicago), I am sad to say goodbye, for now, to my latest addiction: curling. 455 more words


A scrap book of news photos.

Another item recently loaned to the museum to allow us to copy relevant items is a scrapbook of photos, published in local papers. The scrapbook starts in 1950. 127 more words


Northbrook in the 1970s

Our information on this photo centres on Tom Burden’s cottage and says it was demolished because it was past saving.

The cottage referred to is the Tudor one at the left of this photo. 97 more words


Suspect Arrested In Beauty Salon Burglary Spree

(CBS) – A Highland Park man has been arrested in connection with a string of beauty salon burglaries, and police are now looking for his accomplice. 170 more words


Police Release Surveillance Images In String Of Burglaries At Chicago Area Salons

(CBS) — Police in Northbrook have released surveillance images related to a string of recent burglaries at Chicago area hair and nail salons.

70 burglaries have occurred in 31 suburbs and 16 in Chicago since last August. 272 more words


Suburban Woman's Jacket Nearly Ended Up On Saturday Night Live For Sarah Palin Skit

(CBS) — What do Sarah Palin, a glitzy jacket, eBay and Saturday Night Live have in common? A Northbrook woman reached into her closet and found out. 215 more words


North Suburban Y Sells Christmas Trees For Needy Families

(CBS) — Looking for a Christmas tree? The second annual Tree Sale fundraiser is up and running at the North Suburban YMCA in Northbook.

“Every year, we have an end of the year campaign,” said Barb Flanagin, vice president of development at North Suburban YMCA. 394 more words