Before you step out for today’s Thanksgiving Turkey Bowl action, we’re saying thanks to Barrington High School’s varsity football team for a stellar season. Barrington’s Broncos left fans filled with gratitude by playing their hearts out and inspiring spectators to come out in force as they advanced all the way to the IHSA Class 8A Quarterfinals this month.
A tough loss to Glenbard West ended the BHS football season, leaving Bronco fans hungry for more with high hopes for next year’s team. And we had a team of 365Barrington reporters covering the BHS v GBW game in Glen Ellyn, to wrap up our video coverage of the Broncos’ season. We start with Tommy Derken with a look back at the team’s final game.
365Barrington’s Alex Gaul returns with his popular fan reaction and “Press Pass” access to coach and player interviews. Alex takes a thankful tone after his hard work covering so many of this season’s games.
The state championship game between Stevenson and Homewood-Flossmore high school is coming up at Champaign Memorial Stadium this Saturday, November 29th. Game time is at 7 p.m.
In the meantime, we leave you with this action packed gallery of still photos captured during the Bronco’s final game by photographer, Gus Goetze. Gus brings us up close to the action through the lens of his camera with one last look at this year’s remarkably resilient team.
We’re so excited about ChristKindlFest coming up next week that we decided to host a 12 Days of ChristKindlFest COUNTDOWN! Between now and December 7th, we’ll be sharing 12 reasons you don’t want to miss this year’s 4-day fest, which opens on Thursday, December 4th, in downtown Barrington. We’re kicking things off with – our […]
Barrington High School named November 25th, 2014, as Kirsten Jacobsen Day in honor of BHS swimmer Kirsten Jacobsen who won TWO state championships during the State Swim Finals at Evanston Township High School this past weekend. Kirsten won the state championship in the 200-yard freestyle for the second consecutive year and she also won the […]
We’re celebrating Thanksgiving early, with the help of Heinen’s Grocery and photographer Sally Roeckell of Table and Dish. One of the things most evident from Sally’s stunning food photography is that her seasoned culinary skills are matched by her gift for impeccable presentation. Sally makes each dish look like a work of art and – […]
When you walk into JourneyCare on Monday mornings, you’re greeted by the unmistakable scent of baked goods wafting from the kitchen. If you follow your nose, it will lead you to sisters Jennifer Kainz and Julie Baily, who bake their hearts out each week for hospice patients and their families. It’s their way of giving back […]
As we head into the weekend before Thanksgiving, buying groceries for next week’s holiday tops to-do lists everywhere. The shelves, food cases and displays at Heinen’s Grocery will be fully stocked for shoppers with all the Thanksgiving turkeys, ingredients, baked goods and prepared foods you could possibly need for your Thanksgiving feast. Whether you’re cooking […]
The merchants in downtown Barrington are kicking off the holiday shopping season with their annual Holiday Wine Walk from 2 to 6 p.m. this Saturday, November 22nd. Over twenty shops and restaurants are taking part in this year’s event and they’re hopeful you’ll pop in and pay them a visit! The Holiday Wine Walk will […]
We are so excited for the upcoming Holiday Season! With many fun and festive events filling your calendar, that also means decisions to be made about what to wear. Is it a cocktail dress or skirt and blouse, do you wear tights or no tights, what accessories complete the look? Don’t let holiday dressing overwhelm […]
The countdown is on for Barrington’s second annual ChristKindlFest, a four-day outdoor and tented holiday festival coming up on December 4th through the 7th. During the festival, downtown Barrington will be transformed into a small European village with festive holiday booths selling chocolates, pastries, ornaments, handcrafted items and more. ChristKindlFest is hosted by both the […]
Is there any sound more attention-catching than the bugle of the sandhill crane? Loud, deliberate, trilling, it is apt to emanate from the skies above any clear day in November as flocks of sandhill cranes, sometimes numbering in the hundreds, fly south to wintering grounds in the southern part of our country. To be sure, […]