Our return to the Barrington High School Bronco’s football season is the featured story on the cover of this week’s issue of Shaw Media’s Barrington Life newspaper, arriving in our mailboxes today. Football season is back, big time, after last Friday’s first-ever Bronco Nation kickoff event at Barrington High School and Barrington Life captures the excitement in this week’s paper.
Here are some of the other stories you’ll find in this week’s paper, according to the editor, Dan McCaleb…
Barrington Broncos excite the crowds
Barrington High’s football players, cheerleaders, dancers, musical talents and even the school mascot, Bronco Billy, came out to support the upcoming BHS football season with the first-ever Bronco Nation Kick-Off. Read Barrington Life to learn what made it a success and quite possible, a new tradition! Plus, Barrington Life contributor Dan Vasko offers a preview of the 2013-2014 prep football season.
Service trip to Thailand gives BHS teens a fresh perspective
Barrington sisters, Christine and Jessica Miller, wake up and drive to BHS each day like hundreds of other teens, but it was only a month ago that they were living in a Thai orphanage doing chores with 32 local students. Barrington Life gets all the details on their eye-opening experience as they anticipate packing their bags once more.
Get to know Mark Minner, BHS Alum and now-Butler Sports Broadcaster
When Minner graduated BHS in 2008, he had a passion for sports, media and strategy. Now he’s living what he calls his dream job for Butler University in Indiana. Barrington Life spoke with Minner about his BHS broadcast experience providing him with the skills he needed in professional sports coverage and asked him what advice he would give current students.
Business is booming in Barrington Commons
If you haven’t looked in the Barrington Commons lately, look again! Real Estate associate, Cassandra Savard, explains why the area is attractive to new businesses and Barrington Life gets a taste of brand new, authentic, Polish bakery, Pink Heaven.
Barrington Life is owned by Shaw Media and mailed weekly to 17,000+ homes and businesses in zip code 60010. Watch for next week’s issue in the mail on Thursday. In the meantime, you keep track of their latest stories on their website at MyBarringtonLife.com.
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