Tuesday Dec 3
'Keep the Wreath Red' Promotes Holiday Fire Safety
The Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District is once again participating in "Keep the Wreath Red," a public awareness program where seasonal deI cor encourages residents to keep their families safe from fire this holiday season.
Tuesday Dec 3
Goel supporter files defamation lawsuit against 8th CD Gop candidate Kaifesh
The competitive 8th CD GOP primary between Aurora resident Manju Goel and Carpentersville's Larry Kaifesh has erupted into a defamation lawsuit.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Geo-caching Class a Hit for Kids in Barrington
Over fifty participants arrived at the Barrington Hills Riding Center to learn about using global-positioning units and to search and locate caches hidden at the pastoral setting on the sunny day.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
McSweeney holding holiday food drive
State Rep. David McSweeney, R-Barrington Hills, is holding a community food drive in December to benefit the Cary-Grove Food Pantry.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Illinois lawmakers briefed on pension deal
A memo detailing the proposal announced by leaders Wednesday was sent to the four caucuses Friday and obtained by the Associated Press.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Local politicians anticipate vote on pension plan soon
Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, listens Nov. 7 to lawmakers trying to call for a vote on gun legislation while on the House floor during a veto session in Springfield.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Curbed Cuts : Dwyane Wade Lists in River West; Renters Week 2013; More
Celebrity Real Estate events are primetime for corny throwback photoshopping. Dwyane Wade gets the royal treatment this time around, as he just listed his gated riverfront townhouse for $1.8M .
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Inverness resident to petition for fire-aid deal
Inverness resident Kathy Feingold is no longer a bystander in the Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District's preparations for an independent fire department that will begin serving her neighborhood Jan. 1. Like Inverness Village President Jack Tatooles, Feingold wants the fire district to sign an automatic-aid agreement that would make the ... (more)
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Barrington-area photographer captures special-needs kids' beauty
Over the past decade he's used his well-honed skills and artistic philosophy to bring greater awareness of the young personalities behind generic labels like autism and Down syndrome.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Barrington expected to reach fire aid deals tonight
Barrington trustees Monday approved two of the four automatic-aid agreements they've had to revise with neighboring fire departments due to the village's coming Jan. 1 split from the Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District.