Northbrook is one of the most vibrant communities on Chicago's North Shore. Upon arrival, you'll instantly be captivated by its charm. Traces of Northbrook's pioneer past remain in the 18 streets named for settlers, who made their home on the boundless prairie that was once home to hunting camps for bands of traveling Potawatomi Indians. Today, you can enjoy endless upscale shopping and dining options and the friendly, neighborhood feel of Northbrook's downtown shopping district, which features boutiques and specialty stores.
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Located just 25 miles north of Chicago's downtown, easy accessibility is one of Northbrook's most notable attributes, especially for those most interested in convenient transportation when planning a business meeting, corporate function or other type of gathering. Not only does Northbrook have immediate access to the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) and the Edens Expressway (I-94), it is also served by Chicago's Metra commuter rail. For those flying into town, O'Hare International Airport is a mere 17 miles to the southwest.