4 hrs ago
Golf: Michael Davan delivers 66 to jump to first-round lead of Illinois Open
Hoopeston pro Michael Davan fired a 6-under par 66 in Monday's opening round of the 65th Illinois Open to take a one-shot lead at The Glen Club.
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14 hrs ago
Girl Scouts awarded Gold Award
The following Girl Scouts were honored at Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois' annual Young Women of Distinction event for earning the Girl Scout Gold Award, which is the highest award a Girl Scout can earn: Sarah created and implemented an entertainment program for the residents of Alden Estates, a transitional care facility.
20 hrs ago
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.
20 hrs ago
Style consultant helps people 'look their best'
Web address: http://www.theperspektive.com A: The Perspektive is a personalized style, reinvention & fashion consultancy service.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Jammed weekend: Big music events keep Chicago and the suburbs rocking
Hordes of bands, armed with guitars, keyboards and drums, will invade the area in what has to be one of the most insanely busy live-music weekends in a long time.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Things to do around Barrington this weekend, July 18-20
Show off your cooking skills at Teen Iron Chef or have someone else do the cooking for you at MainStreet Out to Lunch.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Barrington to break ground on White House renovation next week
Organizers will break ground on the $5 million renovation project at the Barrington White House during a ceremony at noon on Tuesday, July 22, at the 116-year-old building, located at 145 W. Main St. According to a release from the village, work to convert the historic building into a cultural and community center will begin soon after the ... (more)
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.
Woman, 23, Pleads Guilty In Torture-Murder Case
Nadia Palacios, 22, of the 3500 block of Winhaven Drive, Waukegan, is charged with 2 counts of First Degree Murder, Unlawful Use of a Weapon, and Reckless Discharge of a Firearm.
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.
McHenry County College ramps up manufacturing programs
Shawn Casten of Crystal Lake looks on while instructor Steve Thompson teaches a class about surface finish during "Introduction to Machining and CNC" at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Hundreds turn out for Barrington brew fest
Mark Welshfirstname.lastname@example.orgJade Peters and Jeff Votava both of Schaumburg are the first in line with about 800 other beer lovers waiting for the 11th annual Brew Fest in Barrington to open on Saturday.
Woodstock Folk Festival - and Other Great Stuff
Andrew Calhoun receives a lifetime achievement award at the Woodstock Folk Festival.
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.
EXCHANGE: Barrington teacher marks 50 years
But Diane Kostick of Barrington is in a much rarer category -- not only for having engaged in a single line of work for five decades, but one that directly shapes the future of others.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Music notes: '80s heartthrob Rick Springfield returns to Genesee
Heartthrob returns Rick Springfield hit the jackpot in the early 1980s with the song "Jessie's Girl" from his record "Working Class Dog."
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Acacia Organics opens at Barrington's Ice House Mall
Acacia Organics, a local business offering spa treatments and organic products since 2009, will hold a grand opening next month at a new location at the Ice House Mall in Barrington.
Barrington wine, beer fests this weekend
Brew Fest draws a crowd, every year. It's not uncommon for a thousand people to be in line when the gates open.
Healy's Westside to host fundraiser Wednesday for school supplies for D97 students
John Lawrence spent 12 years working with at-risk students in the Students Taking Academic Responsibility program at Roosevelt Middle School in River Forest.