120. Meet Entrepreneurs 2.0

Barrington Sidewalk Days is bustling this year!  The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) set up shop on Cook Street just outside McGonigal’s Pub passing out information and guides along with free 60010 Coupon Booklets. But they were not alone as they were surrounded by young business owners.  Today was the official launch of Barrington Area Junior Entrepreneurs (b.a.j.e.) an ... Read more...

119. Coloring Barrington

Dream #119….It’s dusty; Barrington is dustier than I remember. Not only that, but everything looks really funny–funny as in colorful.  I know I’m in Barrington though, because I’m standing outside the Ice House Mall. I’ve shopped here enough, I should know. But instead of the dulling tan brick, the building with all my favorite stores is orange and blue! When ... Read more...

118. Bring Your Green to Sidewalk Days

There’s not a lot in life that comes free, not even at Barrington’s Sidewalk Days. But Barrington shoppers will find one thing for free this weekend—local businesses collecting recyclable items. Barrington Sidewalk Days, celebrating its 33rd downtown event July 29th through July 31st, features local retailers and artisans set-up along The Foundry on Route 14, the Ice House Mall on ... Read more...

TT Patton, The Art of Fine Writing

115. TT Patton to the Rescue

For me, one of the hardest things about being self-employed is knowing when to step away from work. But there are a few times each year that I devote to my family and this next week is one of them.  I’m taking time off to spend time with my peeps and I found a great person to cover for me as a ... Read more...

The Dog House of Barrington Charity Dog Wash

114. FREE Charity Dog Wash at The Dog House

The Dog House of Barrington is hosting their third annual FREE CHARITY DOG WASH tomorrow, July 24th, from 10AM unit 3PM. There will be rescued pets available for adoption, a professional pet photographer on hand to take portraits of your pooch and proceeds from the requested $5 donation will benefit Animal House Shelter in Huntley, Illinois. The event even made the ... Read more...

WGN Radio Live Broadcast in Barrington

113. WGN Radio Live Broadcast at McGonigal’s

McGonigal’s Pub in Barrington is THE PLACE to BE for your morning coffee stop tomorrow. The Pub’s manager says the’re expecting to have people lined up at the door at the crack of dawn tomorrow to be part of WGN Radio’s LIVE morning broadcast at McGonigal’s during the latest stop on WGN’s “Hometown Voices” Tour. WGN’s coordinator for tomorrow’s event says they selected McGonigal’s ... Read more...

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