NoonDaily | A Quick Trip Around Town

NoonDaily | A Quick Trip Around Town

 For today’s NoonDaily Update, we’re taking you on a quick trip around town with updates from Barrington area restaurants and businesses, including favorite menu items, home decor & fashion inspiration PLUS a new kids’ yoga class that starts today! Come along and check it out… Can you match the photos with their captions below? 1. Savory Salads | Did you know we make our Caesar … Read more…

Community Rallies Behind Barrington Family After Boy Dies in Weekend Bike Accident

Community Rallies Behind Barrington Family After Boy Dies in Weekend Bike Accident

 The Barrington community is stepping up to lift a local family coping with the sudden loss of their 12-year-old son and brother. Station Middle School 7th grader Johnathan “Jak” Kallas died Saturday after suffering a head injury while biking with friends near Citizens Park. Donations to a GoFundMe page created Monday by Jak’s father Kevin reached nearly $25,000 in the first 12 hours with close to … Read more…

NoonDaily | New Year’s Snapshots from Around Barrington

NoonDaily | New Year’s Snapshots from Around Barrington

 The kids are back in school – OH YEAH! We had a great break, but boy was it long, wasn’t it? It feels good to be back to work and sharing today’s NoonDaily Update featuring snapshots taken by community photographers at home, at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and at historic locations around Barrington. Can you match the photos with their captions below? 1. Catlow Theater … Read more…

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Welcomes First Baby of 2017!

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Welcomes First Baby of 2017!

 Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital finally got their first baby of the new year! Proud parents Tracy and Jack Covarrubias from Crystal Lake, IL welcomed their first child, Ava Lori, a baby girl at 10:08 a.m. on January 2nd. Ava Lori, weighing 7 pounds, 11 ounces and 19.5 inches long, was delivered by cesarean section. The delivering physician was obstetrician Dr. Kathleen Salus. Welcome to the … Read more…

NoonDaily | ABC7 News Features Barrington’s Chimney Cakes, Champagne Cocktails & the Last Winter Scenes of 2016

NoonDaily | ABC7 News Features Barrington’s Chimney Cakes, Champagne Cocktails & the Last Winter Scenes of 2016

 ABC7 Chicago News’ report on the Heart of Europe Cafe’s chimney cakes, champagne cocktails to celebrate the new year, a sweet Barrington play-date plus winter scenes from around town take the spotlight in the last NoonDaily Update of the year. Thanks for sharing your photos for our updates and can’t wait to see what’s in store at #NoonDaily in 2017! Can you match the photos … Read more…

NoonDaily | Final Scenes from Christmas in Barrington

NoonDaily | Final Scenes from Christmas in Barrington

 With the new year nearly here, we’re taking one last look back at the 2016 Christmas holiday in pictures with images captured by community photographers around town in today’s NoonDaily Update. Can you match the photos with their captions below? 1. Rusty Hernandez | Elf on a Bumper spotted in town… 2. 365Barrington | Winter dance recital at Barrington Dance Academy… 3. Embracing Grace Photograpy … Read more…

Barrington Park District Shares Letters to Santa

Barrington Park District Shares Letters to Santa

 There’s nothing quite like the excitement lighting up little faces as they awaken to Santa’s surprises on Christmas morning. Our three kids are starting to ask questions about how Santa’s job is even possible, making me wonder if next Christmas will be a different experience. But their innocence, belief and sheer joy on December 25th sure make the holiday hustle and bustle worthwhile. Here’s a … Read more…

NoonDaily | Snowy Scenes, Sweet Treats & Holiday Cheer

NoonDaily | Snowy Scenes, Sweet Treats & Holiday Cheer

 Snowy scenes, sweet treats and holiday cheer from around town take the spotlight in today’s NoonDaily Update. Can you match the photos with their captions below? 1. Elizabeth Ashby Photography | UnderDog has competition! #snowdog #dogphotography @ProjectAshby… 1. ChickfilA Kildeer | In the holiday spirit at ChickfilA in Kildeer 🎉! #holiday #cfakildeer #christmas2016… 3. 365Barrington | The beauty of Baker’s Lake in the winter… 4. … Read more…

VIDEO: 911 Dispatcher Coaches BHS Student Through Life-Saving CPR

VIDEO: 911 Dispatcher Coaches BHS Student Through Life-Saving CPR

 BHS-TV’s Blake Davis has produced a powerful new video about student Brendan Gould who saved his father’s life when he went into cardiac arrest earlier this year. Back on February 6th, Tom Gould collapsed at his home in Barrington. His son Brendan and daughter Grace immediately called 911 and Brendan stayed on on the line as the 911 dispatcher talked him through performing CPR with … Read more…

NoonDaily FOOD | Warming Foods for a Frigid December Day

NoonDaily FOOD | Warming Foods for a Frigid December Day

 Need a little something to take the chill off? Local dishes to warm you up on a frigid, December day are the focus of today’s NoonDaily Update. Can you match the photos with their captions below? 1. Heinen’s Grocery | Buddy the Elf, what’s your favorite COOKIE? Sally from Table and Dish is shopping at Heinen’s and sharing her family’s favorite holiday cookie recipe today … Read more…

NoonDaily | Barrington Shop Owner Makes Plea for Support this Holiday Season

NoonDaily | Barrington Shop Owner Makes Plea for Support this Holiday Season

 The holidays are here, Christmas is coming and there are beautiful gifts available now at shops all over Barrington. Our 365Barrington elves have been scouring Barrington boutiques to bring you the collection of great gift ideas you’ll find below. They’re all products that have been hand-selected by our friendly and hard-working merchants here in town. Let’s give them all a boost this holiday season because … Read more…

NoonDaily | Nine Holiday Gift Ideas Found at Shops in Barrington

NoonDaily | Nine Holiday Gift Ideas Found at Shops in Barrington

 Searching for the perfect holiday gift for that someone special on your list? You don’t have to go far to find it! We’ve been doing a little shopping of our own at local businesses around town and found NINE great gift ideas for today’s NoonDaily Update. Can you match the photos with their captions below? (click an image to start the gallery) 1. Notice Barrington … Read more…

Free Tom’s Foolery Bourbon & Cheese Tasting at Heinen’s Grocery

Free Tom’s Foolery Bourbon & Cheese Tasting at Heinen’s Grocery

 Heinen’s Grocery is hosting a free tasting of hand-selected Tom’s Foolery bourbons along with an assortment of cheeses at the Barrington store. It’s coming up from noon until 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 11th. Just like old times, Tom’s Foolery Bourbon is distilled like bourbons prior to the 1850’s: in copper pots. Heinen’s wine & spirits consultants recently visited the Tom’s Foolery distillery in Cleveland, … Read more…

NoonDaily | Barrington Scenes from the Season’s First Snow

NoonDaily | Barrington Scenes from the Season’s First Snow

 There’s something magical about the first snowfall of of the season, gently covering everything in sight. Children press their faces to the window, squealing with delight and families dig out pounds of snow gear. The sounds of shovels, plows and snowblowers return as the white stuff silently blankets our homes. With a crisp white surface of freshly fallen snow, for a fleeting moment, everything is … Read more…