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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.
2 hrs ago
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 .
4 hrs ago
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 .
4 hrs ago
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.
4 hrs ago
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.
Arctic Opening for ChristKindlFest
Vendors at the first annual ChristKindlfest in downtown Barrington came prepared for a freezing cold weekend in the open-air, European-inspired holiday village by placing space heaters in their chalets on Friday and hoping for a lot of sunshine on Saturday.
Port Barrington Student Initiated into Prestigious Phi Kappa Phi
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased to announce that Jane Khaytin , of Port Barrington, was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi , the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Authorities: Barrington woman on heroin when car crashed
Authorities said Thursday that a Barrington woman was driving under the influence of heroin early Wednesday morning when she crashed her car into three parked vehicles on Chicago's West Side.
Find Christmas Tree Farms Near Des Plaines
Tree Farm: Sullivan Family Tree Farm Hours of Operation: Opens Nov. 28 and will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: 24774 Petite Lake Road, Lake Villa, IL 60046 Details: Opens the day after Thanksgiving.
Canadian, US towns calling for greater rail safety
A coalition of American and Canadian municipal organizations met for the first time in Lac Mgantic today to discuss the ever-pressing issue of rail safety.
Don't Miss Santa's Arrival at Ice House Mall Saturday
Barrington's Ice House Mall will turn into Christmas Central on Saturday, Dec. 7 as Santa makes his first appearance of the season, arriving by trolley at 12:30 p.m. Here's a rundown of Saturday's family-friendly events : Families will be treated to a magical presentation of "The Nutcracker" by Midwest Dance Collective at 10:30 a.m. "Mrs. C" will ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Vocal, instrumental music featured in St. Matthew's Christmas concert
The choirs of St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Barrington will present their annual Christmas concert "Kneeling in Bethlehem," a service of carols and readings of the Advent and Christmas Season at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8. The concert will feature both vocal and instrumental music, including the St. Matthew Senior Choir and Handbell Choir, and ... (more)
Editorial: 'Divorcing' fire districts need time to find common ground
There's not much we can say that will influence the approaching split of the Barrington Fire Department and the Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District.
Get Ready for Christmas in Barrington
The Village of Barrington is thrilled to present five unique holiday festivals to celebrate Santa's arrival on Saturday, Dec. 7. In addition to the festivities, there will be a free holiday trolley to take visitors to each festival throughout the day.
Give Back: Barrington Giving Day Kicks Fund-Raising Efforts Into Full Gear
Volunteers efforts have kicked into full gear for organizers of Barrington's Giving Day.
Innovation Experts, Inc. Selects Q4 Mobile as Strategic Partner to...
Innovation Experts of Barrington, Illinois, a provider of creative, transformative products and electronic resources to libraries, schools, and non-profits, has partnered with Q4 Mobile to offer their library customers the Libserra suite of cloud-based, mobile solutions.