Goebbert's roots lead back to pumpkin patch
Terry Goebbert leafed through the pictures on her kitchen counter one at a time, until, finally, she found just the right shot.
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Home-rule push in Barrington raises questions
Crafting village specific ordinances to address freight rail safety is among the possible benefits of Barrington becoming a home-rule community, according to one state expert.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
River Forest police arrest man for multiple-home burglary scheme
Leo Ely, 44, of Hickory Hills. Ely was recently arrested by River Forest police for his role in a series of "ruse" burglary schemes targeting elderly homeowners.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Palatine Lions Seeking Golfers for 27th Annual Outing - August 27th
The Palatine Lions Club will be hosting our 27th Annual Golf Outing\Tom Dorsch Memorial on Wednesday August 27, 2014 at Palatine Hills Golf Course.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
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No detail too small in plans to retire
Question: I read something a year ago about the possibility of paying off your mortgage with funds from a 401 plan without paying any penalty.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Man charged with robbing South Barrington seniors
A 58-year-old Hickory Hills man was ordered held on $500,000 bond Friday on charges that he burglarized two South Barrington homes late last year after conning his way inside.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
The Journey: Borrowing from 401(k) to pay mortgage has its risks
QUESTION: I read something a year ago about the possibility of paying off your mortgage with funds from a 401 plan without paying any penalty.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Hoffman Estates offers one-stop Fourth of July fun
Looking for a one-stop day of Fourth of July fun? This year, Hanover Township and Hoffman Estates are teaming up for the Northwest Fourth Fest from July 3-6.
Lake Villa Man Found Dead in Pool Sunday
A 77-year-old Lake Villa man is dead after he was found unresponsive at the bottom of a private residential pool Sunday evening in Lake Villa, according to the Daily Herald.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Barrington to consider referendum on home rule
Barrington residents this fall may be asked whether their village should become a home-rule community, which officials say would allow the local government to be exempt from some legislation approved by the state government.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Building home in South Barrington
SOUTH BARRINGTON – Memory care centers have become a home away from home for longtime Autumn Leaves director Barbara Schechtel, who is overseeing the build-out of a new $11.1 million residential complex in South Barrington.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
7 of 10 Biggest Cook Co. Residential Property Tax Bills Headed to Winnetka-Glencoe
It's not a coveted list to be on. Seven of the top 10 largest 2013 Cook County residential property tax bills are for homes in Winnetka and Glencoe , according to an article in Crain's Chicago Business.
Barrington fire agencies finally reach aid agreement
Nearly six months after their acrimonious breakup, the Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District and the Barrington Fire Department have reached an automatic aid agreement governing when, how and where each will respond to emergencies in the other's jurisdiction.
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Elderly woman drowns in South Barrington pool
A neighbor found Betty Stas, 86, floating in a pool at her home in the 0-100 block of Beachnut Drive in South Barrington about 12:30 p.m. Sunday, according to South Barrington police and the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.