196. VIDEO: 11th Annual Uncork Barrington Breaks Attendance Records

196. VIDEO: 11th Annual Uncork Barrington Breaks Attendance Records

 After the last sips were tasted and the final guests called it a night, UnCork Barrington organizers say they broke attendance records at the 11th annual food and wine tasting in downtown Barrington Friday night. Over 1,200 people came to this year’s event from the Barrington area and well beyond, thanks to new marketing initiatives designed to reach wine enthusiasts from around the region. To … Read more…

150. VIDEO: New $10M Early Childhood Education Center to Open in July

150. VIDEO: New $10M Early Childhood Education Center to Open in July

 The new Jerri Hoffmann Child + Family Center, an early childhood education facility serving infants through kindergartners, will open its doors in Carpentersville this July. The $10 million center is located on a beautiful seven-acre campus, which will accommodate 230 children from Carpentersville and surrounding areas, including families within the Barrington 220 school district. The new center is a project of Children’s Home + Aid, a … Read more…

146. GRADUATION VIDEO: Barrington High School Celebrates the Class of 2015

146. GRADUATION VIDEO: Barrington High School Celebrates the Class of 2015

 It’s the first week of summer freedom for the 765 students in Barrington High School’s Class of 2015 after Friday’s graduation ceremony.  Our crew’s cameras were rolling inside Willow Creek Community Church as caps flew in honor of some pretty impressive achievements for this year’s graduating class. You can read all about the honors & achievements that define the Class of 2015 below and “by … Read more…

101. Christina Currie Events’ Three Wedding Trends for 2015

101. Christina Currie Events’ Three Wedding Trends for 2015

 When it comes to planning weddings, Barrington Event Planner Christina Currie says no two brides are alike. I’ve experienced that personally this year with my cousin’s New Orleans jazz-infused wedding in the French Quarter last weekend and my sister’s more formal Valentine’s Day wedding in wintery Chicago. Christina Currie and her team have worked with countless brides over the years. She says some of the … Read more…

46. VIDEO: Inside the USS Illinois with Captain Jesse Porter

46. VIDEO: Inside the USS Illinois with Captain Jesse Porter

  Commanding Officer CDR Jesse Porter of the new $2.8 billion USS Illinois (786) nuclear submarine currently under construction in Groton, Ct. will return to Chicagoland on April 2nd. His visit to Barrington for a USS Illinois Commissioning Committee fundraiser at Wickstrom Auto Group earlier this month raised over $20,000 to support the Navy submarine’s commissioning, its crew and their families. Captain Porter will be … Read more…

24. VIDEO: Runners Unite for Frozen Zucchini Snowshoe Adventure

24. VIDEO: Runners Unite for Frozen Zucchini Snowshoe Adventure

 It was a frosty and fun morning at Citizens Park on Sunday for Smart Farm’s 2015 Frozen Zucchini Snowshoe 5K Adventure.  Participants bundled up and braved the cold, but were all smiles as they raced from the start to the finish line. With kids’ activities, snacks and visits with the Frozen Zucchini himself, organizers say this year’s event was a huge success. And the top … Read more…

273. VIDEO: 2014 Homecoming Weekend Rewind

273. VIDEO: 2014 Homecoming Weekend Rewind

 Barrington Homecoming weekend 2014 has come and gone, but we created a video to help you relive the festivities and remember the fun. From Friday night’s Filly Football game to Saturday’s Homecoming parade and varsity team victory, 365BarringtonTV’s James Owen takes us back in time with this Homecoming Weekend Rewind. For a few more images that recap Homecoming weekend, enjoy these parade photos courtesy of … Read more…

230. Video: Public Safety Takes Spotlight at National Night Out

230. Video: Public Safety Takes Spotlight at National Night Out

 An educational yet entertaining evening left Barrington residents wanting even more at this week’s 2014 National Night Out.  Or maybe they just wanted some more of those delicious burgers and hot dogs provided by Heinens Grocery and grilled by Barrington’s own police and fire chiefs! Everyone had a great time during this annual summer night out focused on public safety demonstrations, strengthening community spirit and … Read more…

213. VIDEO: 7 High Schools Adopting BHS INCubatoredu Business Curriculum this Fall

213. VIDEO: 7 High Schools Adopting BHS INCubatoredu Business Curriculum this Fall

 Barrington High School’s Business Startup Incubator class has been so successful, seven additional high schools are adopting Barrington 220’s new INCubatoredu curriculum for the 2014/2015 school year. That includes Wheeling, Elk Grove, Lake Forest, Marist and Hononegah Community High Schools in Illinois plus Loveland and Mountainview High Schools in Colorado. A Pennsylvania high school also plans to launch the curriculum in the fall of 2015 … Read more…

195. Exclusive On-Camera Interview with New Barrington 220 Schools Superintendent, Dr. Brian Harris

195. Exclusive On-Camera Interview with New Barrington 220 Schools Superintendent, Dr. Brian Harris

 Today marks the first full week on the new job for Dr. Brian Harris who took over as the superintendent of Barrington 220 Schools on July 1st. Dr. Harris accepted the job in Barrington upon leaving Community Unit School District 200 in Wheaton-Warrenville in May where he served as superintendent since 2010. Dr. Harris recently sat down for his first on-camera interview in his new … Read more…

192. Video: Behind-the-scenes of Barrington’s Fireworks with 365BarringtonTV

192. Video: Behind-the-scenes of Barrington’s Fireworks with 365BarringtonTV

 It was a beautiful evening for Barrington’s 4th of July fireworks Friday night, a tradition that dates back thirty years in Barrington.  Thanks to 365BarringtonTV reporter James Owen, this year we’re bringing you a behind-the-scenes look at Barrington’s display with a video report from the fireworks staging area in Barrington Hills. James interviewed the pyrotechnics in charge of setting up Barrington’s display that draws thousands … Read more…

191. Video Report from Barrington’s 4th of July Parade

191. Video Report from Barrington’s 4th of July Parade

 Barrington’s 4th of July Parade 2014 was packed with participants and curb-side spectators up and down Main Street and we’ve been busy editing our collection of video and photos from this year’s festivities.  Reporter James Owen and filmer Tommy Derken had a blast talking to people along the parade route to bring you their latest video report for 365BarringtonTV! Our camera crew captured many of … Read more…

187. Brat Tent Reopens to Kick Off Barrington’s 4th of July

187. Brat Tent Reopens to Kick Off Barrington’s 4th of July

 Barrington’s 4th of July Festival Brat Tent has officially reopened for three days of fun focused on celebrating families, the Fourth and the men and women of the U.S. military. The community’s annual Brat Tent tradition kicks off Barrington’s 4th festivities each year and 365BarringtonTV reporter James Owen was there to connect with people out enjoying an early start to the holiday. There is much … Read more…

171. Barrington Farmers Market Opening Day Video Tour

171. Barrington Farmers Market Opening Day Video Tour

 The Barrington Farmers Market reopened for the 2014 season this week and it was so great to see some new faces among the many vendors who have returned for this year’s market. 365BarringtonTV reporter James Owen and filmer Jack Coombs had a great time covering the market which offers fresh, local produce, food & drinks, crafts, family activities and entertainment from 2 to 7 p.m. … Read more…