3 hrs ago
Artist Showcase and Auction to Benefit Toys for Tots
Do you love art? Are you looking for a weekend activity for a great cause? Join Simply Wicked Art for an artist showcase from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Hub 83, 6 Executive Center, in South Barrington.
8 hrs ago
Readers Notice TV Show Filming in Port Barrington
By Angela Sykora , Editor Several Patch readers have asked if we knew what was taking place this week at the former Snyder's Service Station at 28841 W. Roberts Rd., in Port Barrington.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
No holiday break for blood donors
During the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, blood donations decline. And with more than 41,000 blood donations needed every day in the U.S., the need does not change during this time.
Who is Barrington's Person of the Year?
On Wednesday, TIME Magazine announced Pope Francis as its 2013 Person of the Year , but who is Barrington's Person of the Year? Patch seeks to highlight those whose efforts have bettered the Barrington community over the past year.
Barrington 220 Educational Foundation Awards $10,000 in Helping Hand Grants
The Barrington 220 Educational Foundation has announced the recipients of the Helping Hand Grants for the 2013-2014 school year.
Warming Centers Open Across Cook County as Temps Drop
Cook County Department of Public Health officials are advising residents to take precautions against the extremely cold temperatures today and in the coming days.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Georgio's Awarding Year's Worth Free Pizza to Millionth Customer
Georgio's Pizza is closing in on a major milestone in the pizza business: Serving up its one millionth pie.
Advocate Good Shepherd honored with Doyle Award
Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital was recently recognized by MCG with the 2013 Richard L. Doyle Award.
Barrington Police Blotter: Disorderly, DUI, Suspended License
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Barrington Police Department .
Barrington Area United Way Power of the Purse Grant
Barrington Area United Way is pleased to announce the 2014 Power of the Purse grant opportunity.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
W. Dundee making progress on Randall Road development
West Dundee officials have taken another step toward creating a presence on Randall Road with a proposed residential and commercial development.
Barrington Mayor Travels to Canada to Oppose Unsafe Railroad Tankers
Barrington Mayor Karen Darch traveled to Quebec , Canada, on Dec. 6, with a coalition of other American rail town leaders to tour the site of July's deadly tanker explosion , reported ABC 7 News.
Barrington Student Wins Video Scholarship Contest
Wade Balsamo , a Barrington resident who is a freshman at North Central College , in Naperville, has been named the winner of a video scholarship contest sponsored by Cynthia Kay and Company .
Three New Battalion Chiefs for Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District
Two Barrington Fire Department lieutenants and a former Des Plaines deputy fire chief have been hired as battalion chiefs for the Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District .
Gardens of Barrington, Pepper Construction Hiring in Barrington
Looking for a new job? Your first job? Barrington Patch is here to help with a roundup of what's available in and around town.
My Favorite Things: cream-colored ponies
Today"s My Favorite Things, the weekday December feature dedicated to little stress-busting knits inspired by lyrics from the song in The Sound of Music, is cream-colored ponies.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Barrington Woman Found with Heroin After Crashing SUV in Chicago
A Barrington woman was found to be in possession of 16 foil packets of heroin after crashing her SUV into a parked car in Chicago at about 12:20 a.m. on Nov. 4, reported the Chicago Tribune .
Weather in Barrington: A Cold Week Ahead
Barrington residents should be sure to bundle up this week as temperatures dip far below freezing for most of the week.
Barrington brings first ChristKindlFest to town
Violinist Eden Kosiorek of the Lake Zurich Middle School South "Silly Strings" tunes up before performing Saturday at ChristKindlFest in downtown Barrington.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Area tanning salons adjust ahead of new law
Key West Tan employee Mara Gasher of Lake Barrington wipes down the spay tan machine while working at the Cary store.