Category: Friday 5

140. Friday 5: Five Great Grad Gifts at Notice Accessories

Barrington High School’s Class of 2014 graduates next Friday, May 30th.  If you have a special graduate you’d like to send off to college in style with a thoughtful gift, we turned to Notice Accessories in Barrington for a little advice.  Notice is one of our favorite downtown Barrington boutiques offering unique, fun and on-trend clothing, accessories and gifts.
With a slogan like “Life’s short. GET NOTICED”, this shop is full of hard-to-find and meaningful merchandise and their grad gifts ideas are the focus of today’s Friday 5 feature.
We hit store manager Hannah Hannick up for her list of five great grad gift ideas and here they are for this week’s list……

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109. Friday 5: Five Reasons to Sign Up for Safety Town

Safety Town walk-in registration for Kindergarteners and first graders opens tomorrow morning from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at The Orchard Church, 1301 S. Grove Avenue in Barrington.  Run by the Barrington Junior Womens Club, Safety Town is a two-week educational summer program that teaches kids safety skills.  The setting is a permanent mini-town at the Orchard Church location that was built through community support back in 1997.  For this week’s Friday 5 list we’re sharing Five Reasons to Sign Up for Safety Town!
There are four Safety Town sessions being offered for 2014 and I hear the morning sessions fill up the fastest!  Here are the options:
Session 1
June 16th through the 27th from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Session 2
June 16th through the 27th from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Session 3
July 14th through the 25th from 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Session 4
July 14th through the 25th from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Safety Town has become a rite of passage for young campers in Barrington.
So we came up with a list of these 5 reasons why you should sign up for Safety Town tomorrow……

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Luby Group Listings

$825,000
6
BED
7
TOTAL BATHS
6,946
SQFT
55 Stratham Circle North Barrington, IL 60010
Single Family Home For Sale
- New

Absolutely stunning! Completely remodeled home, truly a great value with over 6900 square feet of finished living space. Volume entry leads to dramatic two story family room with Birger Juell hardwood floors, abundant windows & light, custom beams &

$689,000
5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,629
SQFT
1 Burning Oak Trail Barrington, IL 60010
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Stunning home on 2.2 acre wooded lot with private pond and creek! Gleaming hardwood flooring throughout most of first floor. Gourmet kitchen with center island and adjacent hearth room with cozy fireplace are the hub of every day living. Great room f

$650,000
4
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
4,575
SQFT
520 West Merri Oaks Road Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

This expansive hillside ranch sits on over 7 acres in beautiful Barrington Hills! Terrific views from every room! Beautifully updated kitchen has cherry cabinets, all stainless appliances with six burner range & hood, granite, & large center island.

$500,000
4
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,639
SQFT
120 Hidden Oaks Drive Barrington, IL 60010
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Spacious home is nestled in a lush wooded setting situated at the end of a cul de sac just minutes from downtown Barrington. The 1st floor is complete with LR,DR,K leading to a deck, EAS and a study with a vaulted ceiling, skylights and a two sided