Barrington Patch published thousands of articles over the course of the year. Some of the most popular include a mix of crime stories, and tales of residents doing great things.
Here are the five most read stories from 2012:
Pedestrian Killed on Union Pacific Northwest Tracks
Sheriff's Office Searches for Missing North Barrington Woman
Fallen Marine's Gifts Delivered to Afghan Girl
Former Barrington High School Chairperson Arrested on Theft Charges
What was the most memorable article of 2012 for you?