ABOUT THIS ISSUE: Our cover story takes you inside the exciting ESO and presents its Music Director Andrew Grams. Find out why this outstanding orchestra in our backyard just won the 2016 Professional Orchestra of the Year from the Illinois Council of Orchestras. This win (their fourth) sets a new record. Step inside the best of the Barrington area’s arts and culture world in our 2016 May/June issue.
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Featured in About Town:
Open Spaces - April Anderson:
Down Cellar - Jim Bryant's Wine Column: More Rhône Adventure Highlights is the latest installment in Jim Bryant’s travels to France.
What’s Cooking - Kathy Harrison: Kathy Harrison offers the perfect roasted chicken recipe along with fond memories from her years of teaching the art of fine cooking.
In The Garage - Colin Wickstrom introduces the updated and luxurious Lincoln Continental to a new generation of buyers.
Barrington 220 - Dr. Brian Harris: Barrington 220 debuts an innovative new elementary program to inspire critical thinking and collaboration.
Community 1- Building Lives and a Brighter Future. Fellowship Housing marks its 25 anniversary this year at its gala.
Community 2 - BJWC Hits the Jackpot at “Glitz, Gaming and Giving” Casino Event.
Community 3 - Barrington Area United Way’s 5 Annual Power of the Purse. Joy Wagner stole the show at the BAUW Power of the Purse. Step inside this women’s luncheon and its meaningful work.
Community 4 - Lessons in Humility. The Barrington Lions Club quietly celebrates 90 years of extraordinary giving.