209. Marketplace Monday: A Night in Casablanca with Wellness Place

 It’s the first day of the work week.  That means it’s time to publish our regular new feature called “Marketplace Monday” where we highlight the latest members of our new Barrington Online Marketplace here at 365Barrington.com. It’s a new place where we’ll be sharing stories to show the personalities behind the people, places, events and organizations that give Barrington it’s … Read more…

208. Barrington EATS: Pizza in a Pinch

 Smart Ingredients are those that can open up dinner options without and extra trip to the store.  There’s one Smart Ingredient that is not a common pantry item, yet its potential for dinner success is enormous. It’s yeast.  To be able to whip up a loaf of homemade bread to accompany some soup, or especially a super-easy homemade pizza crust, … Read more…

207. Score Big Bargains at Barrington Sidewalk Days

 The 36th annual Barrington Sidewalk Days begin today and it’s a big and very busy weekend for business owners offering incredible discounts all over town.  But with quite a few new shops that just opened in Barrington this year, the sidewalks are buzzing today with more activity and excitement than I’ve ever seen plus deals at every turn to feed … Read more…

206. Guess Where Wednesday: Name that Dude!

 We’re adding a little twist this week by making “Guess Where Wednesday” more like “Guess WHO Wednesday”.  Why not?  We love trying new things here at 365Barrington.com.  Plus, when I suggested the idea to our mystery model today, he was all for it!  So, for this week’s contest, all you have to do is guess where I was when I … Read more…

205. Marketplace Monday: Jazz it Up at Deer Park Town Center

 It’s the first day of the work week and that means it’s time to publish our regular new feature called “Marketplace Monday”.  Each week we’ll be highlighting the latest members of our new Barrington Online Marketplace here at 365Barrington.com.  It’s a new place where we’ll be sharing stories to show the personalities behind the people, places, events and organizations that … Read more…

204. Best of Barrington Survey Results: “Shopping”

 We’ve tallied the votes in the Shopping category from our Best of Barrington survey and are excited to share the list of Barrington’s top shops, according to our readers. As with all of our survey categories so far, the votes were close in this one.  And that’s why we’re sharing all of the shops that received votes, to offer a … Read more…

203. Barrington EATS: Quick Bites on Barrington Road

 I’ve lived in Barrington a long time. Long enough to remember no stop lights on Kelsey Road, and also to remember a time when there were very few dining options in town. It’s been a pleasure to experience things improve over the years. This summer alone two new quick-service restaurants joined several other town favorites on the six block stretch … Read more…

202. Guess Where Wednesday & Last Week’s Winner

 Who says we can’t play Guess Where Wednesday on Thursday? A special birthday party made me a day late with our contest this week. But we have a cool new mystery photo which might be a little tricky.  I was standing outdoors in a very public location in the heart of Barrington when I took this picture.  But I zoomed … Read more…

200. Explore the New “Barrington Online Marketplace”

 After working for many months behind-the-scenes, we have exciting news to share today! We’ve created a NEW PLACE at 365Barrington.com where you can find information about the many things to do, people to meet and places to go in zip code 60010.   So, without further delay, we’re excited to introduce you to the new Barrington Online Marketplace.  We’ve only just … Read more…