2 hrs ago
'When I'm 64' workshop offered at Barrington library
The Barrington Area Council on Aging and the Barrington Area Library are sponsoring "When I'm 64," a three-part workshop that will help guide 60 somethings as they look toward retirement.
6 hrs ago
Musical fundraiser to help family with Cary-Grove high ties
Cary-Grove High School alumni and friends will gather from 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Things to do around Barrington on Labor Day weekend
Take advantage of the long weekend with our picks of the top five things to do around Barrington on Labor Day weekend.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Charlie's Center for the Arts event to featured art galleries, video presentation
And, in keeping with the event objective of presenting "All of the Arts, All Over Town," the latest in the neXt series of pop-up art galleries.
Animal foundation plans an Algonquin location
The Creme de la Creme Animal Foundation would operate in an existing vacant 1,150-square-foot building at 1325 S. Main St. The building was constructed as a house, but has been used a home and a business location, according to village documents.
Top 10 classes to take around Lincolnshire in September
14 Unroll your yoga mat outdoors in the midst of nature with a professional yoga instructor.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital construction on target
Annette Gustafson of Fox River Grove signs her name to the final beam Tuesday before it was raised at the future North Pavilion at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington.
Music notes: Barrington's Wild Belle to play North Coast Music Fest
Wild Belle, the offbeat pop band led by brother-sister duo Natalie and Elliot Bergman of Barrington, will be among the acts performing at this year's North Coast Music Festival, which takes place all weekend in the city.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Attorney General asks Oakwood Hills to open
OAKWOOD HILLS – The Illinois Attorney General's Office has asked the Village of Oakwood Hills to resume business "as soon as possible" following an investigation request from state Rep. David McSweeney and state Sen. Dan Duffy.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Barrington student interns at Fermilab
Not every college student can boast he knows his way around a particle accelerator.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Barrington developer denies poaching local businesses
Construction is scheduled to begin Monday on the Barrington Village Center, a 25,000-square-foot retail development at Hough and Main streets in downtown Barrington.
Barrington Area Library Welcomes Artists from Little City
Fly Away by artist Tarik Echols is currently on display at the Barrington Area Library, in an exhibit featuring the artists of Little City's Center For The Arts.
Sunscreen: To Spray or Not to Spray?
While summer may be winding down, the sun's rays are still heating up. Parents, it's time to put down the spray-on sunscreen.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tour of Flint Creek Savanna Sept. 7
With it's cooler weather, you can see prairie plants such as copper grasses, compass plants in bloom, gigantic prairie dock leaves, dropseed smelling like butter, blue gentians peaking out from the protection of the tall grasses, even a monarch or swallowtail flitting around the milkweed plants, leading the way down the trail.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Walmart Neighborhood Market opens Wednesday in Des Plaines
A new grocery store opening in the suburbs today includes a familiar big box name, but the store's concept is to be much smaller.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Home rule question put on Barrington ballot
Barrington voters will be asked in November whether their village should become a home-rule community, a move supported by an independent committee of residents impaneled to explore the issue.
Celebrate 50 years of Beatles at BACOA Bash
The Chicago-based Cavern Beat recreates the hits and the energy of a Beatles concert.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Hospitals to see Medicare payments tied more to readmission rates
Emergency Department social worker James Messerschmidt works to provide information Friday at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington on resources available for a caretaker who became ill while caring for another patient.