139. Shop the Barrington Art Fest in Photos

Barrington Art Fest 2015 - Photo by Bob Lee

 If you missed day-one of Barrington’s Art Fest along Cook and Station Streets, don’t worry.  We have you covered with photos of some of the works you’ll find during day-two on Sunday.  The Village of Barrington and Amdur Productions had a gorgeous day to kick off the event and the fest was filled with a … Read more…

137. Garfields Beverage Warehouse Opens Sixth Location in Barrington

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 Have you visited the new Garfield’s Beverage Warehouse in Barrington yet? Your jaw will drop when you step inside and see how they have completely transformed the space with fully stocked shelves stocked with all the beverages you could dream of for the holiday weekend. Welcome, Garfield’s, and congratulations on your Barrington Area Chamber of … Read more…

136. Language Stars Offering Major Discounts on Summer and Academic Year Programs

Director of Language Stars in Barrington, Brittany Gignac - Photographed by Julie Linnekin

 May is the perfect time of year to register for classes at Language Stars – why, you might ask? Through June 30th, families can save 15-20% on all classes and camps for both the Summer 2015 and Academic Year 2015-16 sessions!  ((For special pricing, use promo code: B365PARTNER))  For those of you not familiar with … Read more…

135. Committee Cancels Barrington ChristKindlFest 2015

ChristKindlFest - Julie Linnekin for 365Barrington - 7

 After months of planning, the Barrington Breakfast Rotary and Barrington Village Association say they’re canceling this year’s ChristKindlFest because agreement about the festival dates could not be reached with the Village of Barrington.  They called off the four-day winter market, food and music fest after village officials did not approve hosting ChrstKindlFest the same weekend … Read more…

134. GYMGUYZ Home Personal Trainers Host Grand Opening

Gym Guyz Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

 The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) celebrated the grand opening of GYMGUYZ at 200 N. Northwest Hwy., Barrington with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 18. Whether you want to work out at home, the office or any location of your choice, GymGuyz’s certified personal trainers bring all of the equipment to you. GYMGUYZ’s … Read more…

133. Menu Monday: Savory Salads’ Turkey Spinach Panini & Southwestern Salad

Savory Salads' Turkey Panini & Southwestern Salad Combo

 It’s Menu Monday and we’re keeping things fresh and healthy this week with a trip to Savory Salads in Barrington. Did you know that you can try two of Savory Salads’ most popular dishes with one order? Owner Stephanie Jameson Dzugan says people absolutely LOVE the Turkey Spinach Panini. Order the 1/2 panini with 1/2 … Read more…

132. Barrington Equestrian to Compete in 2015 Special Olympics World Games

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 Barrington’s own 18-year-old Jake McManus will represent Illinois competing in equestrian at the Special Olympics Word Games Los Angeles this summer. Jake, who has autism, is one of only 15 athletes and 8 coaches who were chosen to represent Illinois out of nearly 500 participants on the Special Olympics USA delegation.  This group will join … Read more…

131. Kate Marker Interiors Lands 14-Page Feature in Luxe Home Magazine

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 Congratulations to downtown Barrington design firm, Kate Marker Interiors, for scoring a major feature in the Spring 2015 issue of Luxe Home magazine which is available on newsstands now. The featured project, a Georgian Colonial family home in Lake Forest, brings to life the Kate Marker aesthetic of creating a timeless, original look by mixing … Read more…

130. Good Vibes: B.B. King – Indianola Mississippi Seeds & King’s Special, 1970

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 Blues icon B.B. King is inspiring today’s Good Vibes post to kick of the weekend. The legendary blues singer, songwriter and guitarist passed away in Las Vegas last night after a long illness. He was 89. Known as the “King of the Blues”, B.B. King’s influence spans generations and will reverberate for years to come. … Read more…