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Jason Werner and Jacquelyn Buchholz (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Cops: Pair Burglarized Homes While Residents Attended Wakes

A northwest suburban couple would scour the obituaries in local newspapers, then burglarize the homes of people who were attending funeral services for deceased family members, according to police.

10/03/2012

Catlow Theater

Community Rallies To Save Historic Barrington Movie Theater

A Barrington landmark has been rescued from digital extinction.

WBBM Newsradio–08/13/2012

Tivoli Garden Antiques

Barrington Antique Shop Taking Heat Over Lawn Jockey

The owners of a Barrington antique shop are offending some people with what’s outside their store.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

Jack Pickup

Former Teacher Charged With Sexting With Middle School Student

A 34-year-old teacher has been charged with sexting with one of the students at the Des Plaines middle school where he taught.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2012

Barrington Murder Suspects

4 Charged In 2011 Murder Of Man Found In Barrington Pond

Authorities have charged three men and a woman with the murder of a man whose body was found in a pond in Barrington nearly a year ago.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2012

School Bus

Barrington School Bus Driver Investigated For Conduct With Student

Authorities in northwest suburban Barrington are investigating an allegation of inappropriate conduct by a school bus driver towards at least one student.

04/18/2012

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Police Impersonator On The Loose In Barrington

Police in the northwest suburbs are warning people about someone who has been trying to impersonate them.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2012

Rodney Peterson says he shouldn't have been charged for offering a ride to two teen girls during a snowstorm. (CBS)

Motorist Pleads Guilty To Disorderly Conduct After Offering Lift To Teen Girls

Rodney T. Peterson of Arlington Heights was sentenced to two years’ supervision, ordered to pay a $400 fine and prohibited from contacting the two girls or their families, Barrington police said in a news release.

03/19/2012

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Teens’ Info Leads To Arrest Of Man Who Followed Them

Quick thinking by two northwest suburban students who were approached and spoken to by a stranger last week led to the man’s arrest days later.

03/07/2012

Hundreds of people took part in the "Honor Ride and Run" in Barrington, Ill., on Oct. 23, 2011, to support military veterans. (Credit: CBS)

Hundreds Ride To Honor Vets In Barrington

Hundreds of people turned out Sunday for an Honor Ride and Run in Barrington to support military veterans.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2011

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Man Dies After Being Found In Barrington Fire

A 52-year-old man has died after being found unconscious in his burning home in Barrington.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2011

English Channel map (Credit: AP)

Local Banker To Swim English Channel For ALS Research

BARRINGTON, Ill. (WBBM) – A 53-year-old investment banker has been packing in the ice cream to keep up his weight for an English Channel swim later this month in honor of his late father. Doug […]

WBBM Newsradio–08/04/2011

Kitfox Model 2 Airplane (File Photo Credit: kitfoxaircraft.com)

Plane Forced To Land For Airspace Violation During Obama Visit

A small airplane was forced to land at an airport in Barrington after violating airspace restrictions that were put in place for President Barack Obama’s visit to Chicago.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011

Chinese Text

Barrington Schools To Offer Chinese

Elementary school pupils in Barrington will have the opportunity to learn Chinese.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2010

Adam Michael Bopp, 22, of Barrington (Barrington Police Booking Photo)

Man Charged With Sex Abuse Of Teen He Met On Myspace

A northwest suburban man has been charged with repeatedly sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl in his home last summer.

12/07/2010

An Emerald Ash Borer Beetle. (James Zablotny/USDA Photo)

Emerald Ash Borers Spotted In Barrington

Holiday lights aren’t the only thing inhabiting Barrington trees as December approaches. Emerald ash borer beetles were recently discovered in two ash trees in the village.

11/24/2010

File photo of cars on a Chicago area highway (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Driver Killed In Suburban Head-On Crash

A driver was killed Friday morning when two vehicles collided head-on in the northwest suburbs.

10/15/2010

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