ABOUT THIS ISSUE: The Barrington area is well-known for its entrepreneurial spirit and the people who bring their passion to the community. Our cover story is proof that one person can make a difference. Long-time Barrington resident Guy Courtney has just launched SANACORA, his vision of connecting luxury yacht travel with a mission to restore coral reefs around the world. Meet the founder and Dr. David Vaughn, the scientist who is behind one of the greatest discoveries that makes coral restoration a reality. Read: Features and Quintessential.

Calendar and About Town
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Guest Essay

Catlow Theater

Barrington High School student Kate DeGrazia shares her thoughts on the New Year. Read Now.


Catlow Theater

Barrington attorney Melanie Witt shares insights on how to protect your health and your finances in this issue’s Interview.
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Fitness and Health

Dr. Paul Nguyen

Broken heart syndrome can be a real threat to your health. Read here for what you need to know from Dr. Paul Nguyen of Elite Cardiology. Read Now.

From Our Contributors

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Elvis Costello Visits Barrington

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital’s Signature Event this fall brought in top talents. TV personality Joan Lunden offered a moving and informative keynote, followed by a private concert with Elvis Costello who rocked the house. The October fundraiser offers support for a new Center for Integrative Health and Medicine in Barrington. Read Now.

Sesquicentennial Edition

A Great Gift Idea!

QB's Special Sesquicentennial Edition is available for purchase. This 232-page comprehensive publication about Barrington and its neighboring villages has more than 400 images to enjoy. Feedback is highly positive. Don’t miss your chance to own one or more copies for you and your family. ($10 each.)


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QB's Annual Medical Guide

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