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DAR Good Citizen nominees, Kelsey Moss, Dundee Crown H.S.; Henry Wilson, Barrington High School; and Alisha Tapia, Wauconda High School.  Kelsey Moss was presented with a $250 scholarship as the winner of the 2012 Signal Hill Chapter DAR Good Citizen award.
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Students Honored at Annual DAR Awards Ceremony

The winners of the DAR Good Citizen and the American History Essay Contest were announced on Sunday, March 4th at the annual Signal Hill Chapter, … Read more ›

Barrington, Illinois' Annual 4th of July Parade
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Barrington 4th of July Parade Committee Announces 2012 Parade Date and Theme

Join us in celebrating our country's upcoming Independence Day at Barrington's annual 4th of July Parade to be held on Wednesday, July 4, 2012, at … Read more ›

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Carpentersville Continues “Old Town” Planning Project

The Village of Carpentersville, with the assistance of the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP), is developing a plan for the “Old Town” area that … Read more ›

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Entries for Wancket Studios Free Portrait Session Competition

To celebrate 25 years in business, Audrey Wancket, of Spring Grove based Wancket Studios, one of the top photography studios in the country, is holding … Read more ›

Wancket Studios is looking for judges to vote on entries in its 25th Anniversary Portrait Competition. The studio is giving away 25 portraits and portrait sessions valued at $720 each.
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Wancket Studios looking for Online judges for Dream Portrait competition

Do you know someone who has entered the competition for one of 25 photo sessions from world-renowned photographer Audrey Wancket of Spring Grove based Wancket … Read more ›

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Barrington Downtown Redevelopment

The redevelopment of downtown Barrington has come to a standstill. The SW corner of Main and Hough is vacant. These two properties bookend the area … Read more ›

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Hospice Mourns Loss of Long-Time Advocate, State Rep Mark Beaubien

The staff, volunteers and boards of Hospice & Palliative Care of Northeastern Illinois are saddened today by the news of the passing of Illinois State … Read more ›