Beyond Barrington: Its Welcoming Neighbors

What’s really in a name? For folks in the greater Barrington area, it’s an identity supported by strong community, open spaces and a relaxed lifestyle.

How to Make Your Backyard Look Beautiful

Is your backyard attractive, scenic, and relaxing? If it could use a little work, there’s help. Discover how the right combination of water, plantings, and other focal points can make a big difference.






Nooks & Crannies, Spring Edition

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area.






Downtown Barrington: Live, Work and Play in an Historic Village

Find out why downtown Barrington is a great place to visit for a day, week or weekend, and discover what awaits your next trip to this charming community.






Know the Right Questions Before a Remodel

The remodeling process can be pretty overwhelming, even if you’ve done your homework. Before tackling your next big project, consider how these local professionals answer some of your most frequently asked questions.






Events @ a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar

Recreation opportunities abound in our region! Here are a few of the best our area has to offer.






Nooks & Crannies, Winter Edition

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area.






Gatorade: Assessing the World’s Top Athletes in Barrington

The Gatorade Sports Science Institute, in Barrington, is about much more than corporate research and development. Not only does the work of these scientists affect new product, but it’s sought out by some of the world’s top performers.






Creative Cocktails to Get You Through the Cold

Heat up your winter with some of these unique cocktails, which can be found only in our region.






Know Your Neighbors: Sharmila (Sam) Wijeyakumar

Once a victim of human trafficking, this Barrington leader is turning her own nightmare into hope for dozens of local women, as she guides trafficked women from rescue through rehabilitation.