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ABOUT THIS ISSUE: Quintessential Barrington welcomed six interns for the summer to help write stories for its annual student issue. Celebrating its 10th year, QB honors students and alumni of the Barrington area as the school year kicks off.
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Open Spaces - April Anderson:
Down Cellar - Jim Bryant's Wine Column: On the road in Tuscany. Jim Bryant shares his experience on the Crystal Rome to Venice Cruise, a 3-night, 4-day stay Tuscan wine adventure.
What’s Cooking - Kathy Harrison: A Tale of Two Cultures- Kathy Harrison interviews NEAR restaurant owner Gaetano Nardulli.
Barrington 220 - Dr. Brian Harris: New superintendent, Dr. Brian Harris, shares his goals for District 220. Read Now.
Community - Community- Fourth of July “Patriot Park”: The 4th of July festival took on a new approach this year, focusing solely on honoring our veterans. The Barrington Lions Club was in charge of the festivities.
Community - KIAGA: QB intern, Stephanie Pavin, shares the story of Gary Griffin, a retired gymnast, who opened his own gymnastics academy, KIAGA, in Lake Barrington.
Community - JourneyCare Gala: JourneyCare hosts its annual gala at The Hardy Family residence. Read now (pdf).
Community - Doug McConnell:
America's first media-based superstar, Amelia Earhart, is in the news today. Our profile of her, and suggestion of her plane's location being found, was in QB's summer 2014 issue.
Barrington Horse Country ™
Barrington Saddlery makes a perfect fit, one saddle at a time, for Barrington’s equestrian community. Read now.