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…

Holiday Open House at Norton’s U.S.A!

Holiday Open House at Norton’s U.S.A!

Ho! Ho! Ho! Something magical is happening at Norton’s U.S.A! Glitter and bows, sweets and treats, Santas and stockings are decking out the store! Come by during our Christmas Open House November 25-27 to see all of our made in the U.S.A. holiday trimmings, decorations, wrappings, gifts, baking items and more! This is always a merry event and we will have tasty goodies and great … Read more…

WBN Barrington Bliss Holiday Luncheon

WBN Barrington Bliss Holiday Luncheon

Womens Biz Net of the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes you to join them in celebrating the holiday season during their 2016 Barrington Bliss Holiday Luncheon at the Chicago Marriott Northwest from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, November 17th. About the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce Founded in 1969, the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce is an association of 800+ member businesses … Read more…

NoonDaily FOOD | Nine Divine Salads

NoonDaily FOOD | Nine Divine Salads

 With Thanksgiving coming up next week, we’re taking a look at the lighter side of local dining with NINE DIVINE SALADS recently featured at Barrington area restaurants. We’re sinking our teeth into these sweet and savory greens for today’s NoonDaily Update. Can you match the photos with their captions below? (click an image to start the gallery, tap or hover for quick captions & find … Read more…

The Community Meal Veteran’s Day Celebration at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church

The Community Meal Veteran’s Day Celebration at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church

The Community Meal Thursday, November 10, 2016 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. St. Michael’s Episcopal Church 647 Dundee Avenue – Barrington, IL For More Information Visit: TheCommunityMeal.org On the Menu: The meal will be sponsored by Crissie Insurance Group. It will be a Veteran’s Day Celebration! VFW Post 7706 is attending the meal. The Community Meal’s mission is to show Christian hospitality by providing a … Read more…

#NoonDailyBarrington | Crop Hunger Walk, Mirror Cakes, Sweater Weather, Community Blood Drive & Fall Scenes in Barrington

#NoonDailyBarrington | Crop Hunger Walk, Mirror Cakes, Sweater Weather, Community Blood Drive & Fall Scenes in Barrington

 Time for today’s NoonDaily Update, our new approach to gathering information and sharing the good things happening in Barrington, Illinois. Each day we publish a post at noon featuring the latest collected photos and information from various sources around town and we hope you’ll join us in sharing. Today’s update is complied with photos and stories shared from astute observers, businesses and organizations around town … Read more…

Farmhouse on North Opens to Rave Reviews in Barrington

Farmhouse on North Opens to Rave Reviews in Barrington

 Barrington’s newest restaurant, Farmhouse on North, is getting rave reviews after officially opening for business. Farmhouse serves fresh, homemade food prepared with ingredients sourced from local farms. You’ll find the restaurant in a storied North Avenue property that was originally built in 1883 as Hough Street school. They lovingly restored the space to reflect the farm-to-table menu, which is rustic, sophisticated and hitting the spot … Read more…

Good Works: Parents Surprise Roslyn School Teachers with Lounge Makeover

Good Works: Parents Surprise Roslyn School Teachers with Lounge Makeover

 We have all seen the shows on TV where an unsuspecting homeowner is surprised with a kitchen or bathroom makeover. That’s exactly how the teachers at Roslyn Elementary School felt when they returned to work after spring break. A small group of Roslyn parents spent spring break transforming the tired-looking teachers’ lounge into a comfortable space where the teachers can unwind and take a much … Read more…

St. Michael’s Little Angels Preschool Celebrates “Week of the Young Child”

St. Michael’s Little Angels Preschool Celebrates “Week of the Young Child”

 St. Michael’s Little Angels Christian Preschool celebrated National Week of the Young Child™ on April 11-15. As part of the National Week of the Young Child, celebrated across the country, Little Angels Preschool honored young children and all those who make a difference in their lives. Barrington Village President, Karen Darch, along with Barrington Youth Football’s Howard Hansen were just two of the community leaders … Read more…

Notice Accessories’ “The Dress” Pop Up Shop to Benefit Barrington Children’s Charities Derby Party

Notice Accessories’ “The Dress” Pop Up Shop to Benefit Barrington Children’s Charities Derby Party

 Notice: Accessories for Living in Barrington is gearing up for their first ever in-store pop up shop featuring the season’s hottest spring and summer dresses, just in time to shop for Barrington Children’s Charities’ 6th annual Kentucky Derby Party. Notice will donate a portion of the sales from “The Dress” Pop Up Shop to the local children’s charity so you’ll be helping a great cause … Read more…

I Love You Man: ‘Bromances’ May Be Good for Men’s Health

I Love You Man: ‘Bromances’ May Be Good for Men’s Health

 Bromances can have a positive effect on men’s health, according to a new study. Researchers at the University of California, Berkley found that close but nonsexual friendships between two men, known as “bromances”, have similar health benefits as romantic relationships, especially when it comes to dealing with stress. The study observed male rats kept in the same cage and found that mild stresses made them … Read more…

Barrington Health: Negative thoughts toward aging can affect your health, cognition

Barrington Health: Negative thoughts toward aging can affect your health, cognition

 We all grow old, but our mood can affect our quality of life in our senior years, according to a recent study. Research from the Irish Longitudinal Study on Aging at Trinity College in Dublin revealed that older adults with negative thoughts toward aging have slower walking speed and decreased cognitive abilities, compared to older adults with an optimistic viewpoint. “The way we think about, … Read more…