Barrington father and daughter sing on The Voice

Patrick and Ruby McAloon aim for chair-turns during blind auditions

By Josh Bickford
Posted 3/20/19

It took Patrick McAloon a full day to reply to all the tweets and text messages he received after he and his daughter, Ruby, appeared on NBC's The Voice. 

Initially, the Barrington resident …

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