February 2011

334. Outfit Your Kids with "Growing Cents of Style"

Designer Children's Clothing Sold on Consignment in Barrington, Illinois
It’s that time of year again! Two Barrington moms are hosting a their seasonal boutique and designer children’s clothing and baby gear consignment sale this week and they’re busy setting up as we speak. Over 230 consignors have contributed more than 14,000 items to this week’s four-day sale which starts this Thursday, March 3rd and […]

333. Predict and Critique the 2011 Academy Awards

Barrington Predicts the 2011 Academy Award Winners
We didn’t even have to watch last night’s Academy Awards to know who the winners were. All you had to do was take a look at our 2011 Barrington Oscar Poll. Last night’s top winners were all predicted by Barrington movie fans right here at 365Barrington.com. You called it right, but what did you think […]

332. Cast Your Votes in the Barrington Oscar Poll

Barrington's Favorites for the 2011 Academy Awards
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards are tomorrow night and I thought it would be fun to post a quick survey and see who you think should take home the top awards this year. Whether you have your own favorites or predictions for this year’s Academy picks, take a minute to vote for these three categories […]

331. Barrington Open House HOT LIST for Sun. 2/27

Tour Barrington Homes for Sale
It’s Friday and that means we’re talking real estate today at 365Barrington.com. I’m sharing a weekly list of Sunday open houses in Barrington along with a quick update about the 60010 real estate market. I just took a look at the 2011 year-to-date residential real estate sales in Barrington and compared that to the same […]

330. Show Your Stuff at the Barrington Art Festival

Youth Art Division at the Barrington Art Festival
With more snow in the overnight forecast, I’m happy to have reason to show you this photo I took during last May’s Barrington Art Festival. Puffy clouds, bright blue skies, sleeveless shirts and, yes, Barrington’s 2011 Memorial Day Weekend Art Festival are right around the corner. Do you remember how hot it was during last […]

329. “Guess Where Wednesday” & Last Week’s Winner

365 Barrington Mystery Photo
With last week’s mystery photo we challenged you to identify the buildings and streets shown in a “Birdseye View of Historic Barrington” and we consulted with a local history expert who chose our winner.  We’ll announce the winner in just a minute, but first, here’s a look at our brand new mystery photo of the […]

328. Barrington Crime Scene Investigators Class

Barrington Crime Scene Investigators Class
You’ve seen it on TV. The crime happens, the evidence is collected and the crime is solved, all within an hour! Let’s face it. The TV version of CSI doesn’t quite paint an accurate picture of a true crime scene investigator. But you can see, first-hand, how the pros solve crimes by signing up for […]

327. "One Book One Barrington" Finale Party

One Book One Barrington Book Discussion
If you currently belong to or have always wanted to join a book club, there’s a cool event happening at the Barrington Area Library this Friday night that will help you connect with others who love to read and share ideas about books. The library is hosting a brand new program called “One Book One […]

326. Bring Sexy Back with a Girls’ Night Out

Good Shepherd Health and Fitness Girls Spa Night
Blizzard, rain and overall winter blahs have you feeling down and dull? A Barrington business has a plan that’s bringing sexy back. The Shepherd Spa is hosting a “Girls Night Out” this upcoming Thursday to help you renew your gorgeous glow while sipping wines by the pool. The event will be hosted at the Good […]

325. Barrington Area Library BOOK & MUSIC SALE

Library Book Sale in Barrington, Illinois
Here’s a great reason to unleash your inner bookworm! Buy a book and YOU’LL GET THE SECOND BOOK FREE at this weekend’s giant used book sale at the Barrington Area Library. The Friends of the Barrington Area Library host three big book sales a year and you can check out their selection today from 9 […]

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