Michelle Wu, First Woman And First Person Of Color Elected Mayor Of Boston, Grew Up In Chicago AreaWu was born on Chicago’s South Side and raised in northwest suburban Barrington before moving to Boston to attend Harvard University and Harvard Law School.
Barrington Non-Profit Helps Neurological Disease Survivors Win The Battle To Live Their Best LivesWe often take the simple ability to move our bodies for granted, but movement can be a huge challenge for people with serious neurological diseases such as Parkinson’s and multiple sclerosis.
Fireworks In Barrington As More Than 60 People Sound Off About School Mask Rules At Board MeetingIt is a debate happening at almost every school district in the state and around the country - what to do when it comes to masking this fall. On Wednesday night, there was no shortage of fireworks in Barrington when the issue came up.
Village Of Barrington Takes Issue With Chimney Swifts Flying From Catlow Arts CenterIn downtown Barrington, there is at least one critic of a high-flying display at a historic theater – but it’s not a stage act.
Multiple Sites In Chicago, Suburbs Prepare To Offer COVID-19 Vaccine To 12- To 15-Year-OldsA local doctor’s phone is ringing off the hook already, with parents ready to vaccinate their kids against COVID-19.
Toddler Dies After Dad Accidentally Backs Over Him On Driveway In Unincorporated BarringtonThe Lake County Sheriff’s office was investigating, but authorities said it “appears to be a tragic accident.”
Boulder Shooting Victim Jody Waters Was 1973 Grad Of Barrington High SchoolThe Barrington High School alumni Facebook page says Jody Waters was a member of the class of 1973.
Some Parents In Barrington Parents Say E-Learning Is Not Working And They Want Kids Back In School, And Court May Be Next StepParents in north suburban Barrington say remote learning is not working and want their kids back in school.
Homophobic Graffiti Found Sprayed On Barrington House In Possible Hate CrimeHomophobic graffiti was found plastered all over a home in the northwest suburbs in a possible hate crime.
Barrington Parents, Students Rally For Schools To Reopen On Same Day New COVID-19 Cases Are Announced At High SchoolThe same day parents and students in the northwest suburbs rallied demanding that schools reopen, the district announced new COVID-19 cases that included a student.
As Business Prepare To Open Friday, Safety Remains A Priority For OwnersMore and more businesses will be opening throughout the day Friday as Illinois enters Phase 3.
Elgin School Won't Allow Parade For Seniors On School PropertyStudents and parents in Elgin were planning a car parade past the high school to celebrate graduating seniors, but the school told them to take their honk and circumstance somewhere else.
'The Community Meal' Offers Free Hot Meals In Northwest SuburbsA free hot meal is a gift many can use right now.
9-Year-Old Girl Gets Surprise Birthday Parade In BarringtonCommunities are finding clever and safe ways to make a child feel loved on their special day.
Local Non-Profit 'Let It Be Us' Collects Vans Full Of Donations For Foster KidsA local non-profit collected two vans full of supplies to donate to kids transitioning into foster care.