They say a picture is worth a thousand words and that holds true with the image on the cover of this week’s Barrington Suburban Life newspaper. A Lake Barrington dad returns from service in the US Army to surprise his 4-year-old son at school and reporter Tarah Thorne was there to capture and share the moment.
Barrington Suburban Life editor Dan McCaleb just sent me a snapshot of the stories we’ll find in this week’s paper, which arrives in our mailboxes today. Here’s a sneak peek…
U.S. Army father, Sgt. Robert Schroeder returned home to Lake Barrington with a surprise visit to his son’s preschool classroom. Barrington Suburban Life reporter Tarah Thorne stepped in to the homecoming celebration just in time to see the shocked 4-year-old jump into his father’s arms.
Mad for “Wonderland”
Prairie Middle School students took the stage for their annual fall play over the weekend. “Alice in Wonderland” performance photos bring readers up close to familiar student-characters such as the Mad Hatter and Cheshire Cat.
Father of time
Ever wonder who changes all of the Barrington 220 school district’s clocks for Daylight Saving time? Meet the man behind the magic – Louis Passau, who told Barrington Suburban Life Reporter Tarah Thorne about his biannual routine of time-syncing more than 150 clocks at Barrington High School, and hundreds more district-wide.
Get to know Emma Grace Pfeiffer, recording artist
At just 13 years old, this Barrington singer/musician has become a YouTube sensation with her own album being sold on iTunes. Read this week’s Barrington Suburban Life “In Their Life” profile to learn more about Pfeiffer’s talents, musical idols and plans for the future.
You’ll find these stories and much more in this week’s paper!
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