It was a rude wakeup call for a 12-year-old girl after video revealed a thief had stolen her popular neighborhood yard signs. But she is only using the incident to push her message onward.
Ella Marks of Northbrook decided to turn thought into action through her Bat Mitzvah project. She is selling yard signs with messages of hope and inclusivity to raise money for the National Bailout Program, an organization aimed at ending systems of pretrial detention and ultimately mass incarceration.
A person was killed in a vehicle crash Friday on Interstate 94 near north suburban Northbrook, according to preliminary information from Illinois State police.
They approached him about 6 p.m. and a struggle ensued, during which the victim was hit multiple times and suffered a laceration to his head.
The teens entered the store about 7:30 p.m. in the 1500 block of Lake Cook Road and grabbed about 10 purses before running from the store, Northbrook police said in a statement.
An employee at a Northbrook assisted living facility is being sued for allegedly sexually abusing a resident there.
About 8 p.m., the group of six to 10 people entered Northbrook Court, 1515 Lake Cook Road in Northbrook, according to a statement form Northbrook police
The owner of a Northbrook massage parlor is accused of operating a prostitution business out of the parlor in the north suburb.
At 100 years old, a Northbrook eye doctor is still seeing patients.
Carol Goodman started her business in 1979 out of her own kitchen in Highland Park. Now 40 years later, you can find her cookies in stores across the country and she runs the nationwide brand out of her Northbrook bakery with her son Jeff.