Score big this football season with these Chicago Bears-themed crafts.
Arts & Entertainment
Sept. 17 4 p.m. |
People who live where binturongs are found claim that they smell like popcorn. You can decide for yourself.
Sept. 17 3:20 p.m. |
The Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District is acquiring a new fire engine, the final addition to their fleet since separating from the Barrington Fire Department on Jan. 1.
Sept. 17 1:30 p.m. |
Wilson Flores Aguilera, 29, of 1585 Dundee Ave., Elgin, was arrested Sept. 3 and faces a DUI charge after making a call to police about subjects pursuing him on foot.
Sept. 17 10:30 a.m. |
Norton’s USA is holding its third annual coat drive, which kicked off on Sept. 4 and continues through the holiday season.
Sept. 17 6:15 a.m. |
The Democratic candidate for Illinois’ 6th Congressional District said Sunday that constituents deserve better middle-class representation to reflect average Americans.
Sept. 16 1 p.m. |
Dear Help Squad, I was to have AT&T U-verse Triple Play (TV, internet and voice) installed at my home on July 14, 2014. Only TV and internet were successfully installed; land line voice was not. Since the AT&T installation, I can call out, but I cannot receive calls. It is now early September.
Sept. 16 noon |
Barrington District 220 shared photos from the annual car wash at North Barrington School.
Things To Do
Sept. 15 4:02 p.m. |
Aggrego News Service
From Hefeweizen hummus to beer mustards to carefully crafted pickled squash — chefs everywhere are bringing the bling this Oktoberfest season.
Sept. 12 10:30 a.m. |
Illinois’ largest health system is about to get even bigger.
Arts & Entertainment
Morgan Freeman gets aquatically wholesome again in “A Dolphin Tale 2,” James Gandolfini gets mobbed up again in “The Drop,” Idris Elba gets threatening in “No Good Deed” and Kristin Wiig gets sisterly in “The Skeleton Twins,” all in area theaters.
Sept. 11 3:50 p.m. |
First, I want to include a correction here. In my previous column about Citizens for Conservation’s Fall Native Tree and Shrub Sale, I indicated that additional stock, other than pre-ordered, would be available on Sept. 20.
Sept. 11 1:30 p.m. |
Barrington School District 220 wrapped up its popular Back to School Nights at elementary schools last week.
Sept. 11 10:20 a.m. |