I On The Scene

Monee Gagliardo: Innovator of the Xirvana Brand

Monee Gagliardo is President and CEO of Xirvana Brands, Inc., a clothing line designed to “lift your spirit” and support strong and powerful women. Through innovation, each design integrates functionality and technology. This produces results that enhance a body’s performance, assisting to maintain postural alignment while creating a “stillness of …

I On Exceptional Living: Richard Rose

Richard Rose, born in Kokomo, Indiana, is the author behind some of the most exciting detective stories being written today. While his passion for creative writing has never wavered, his journey to becoming an author was long and varied. He earned a BA in English from Wabash College, and went …

Expo Chicago at Navy Pier – 6th Annual Show

  Expo Chicago kicked off its 6th Annual show at Chicago’s Navy Pier with its Vernissage private viewing. A virtual art extravaganza attended by 38,000 people last year, Expo Chicago boasts 170,000 square feet, offering a dynamic range of art attractions for all visitors to enjoy for five days in a …

About Face’s Alex Weisman and Benjamin Sprunger

Press Release Theater Wit Artistic Director Jeremy Wechsler announced casting today for the entire 2017-18 season of comedic, contemporary plays at Chicago’s popular “smart art” theater at 1229 N. Belmont Ave. in Lakeview. First is Significant Other by Joshua Harmon, author of Wit’s 2015 smash hit Bad Jews, in a …

A Video Journey With Morgan Heritage

Morgan Heritage performs at Subterranean in Wicker Park on September 13. Papa G & Simmer Down Sound join the show!

Chicago Sinfonietta presents Trademark

Featuring Northern Illinois University Steelband and Chicago’s Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre.

Eating Out at Home: Meal Delivery in Chicago

Eating out doesn’t have to be unhealthy. Check out these home delivery healthy meal services in Chicago.

Wait. Think. Fast. “Count No Count” Out Now, New Album

Press Release Matthew Beighley, an American producer and multi-instrumentalist, and his wife, Jacqueline Santillan Beighley, an Argentinean-born singer and pianist, are the creative minds behind Wait. Think. Fast.  After forming in 2007, the LA-based duo quickly released two EPs: 2008’s Self Titled, and 2009’s Vuelve al Mar. Shortly afterwards came …

The Gumshoe by Richard Rose

The city of Chicago is as much a character in Richard Rose’s novel The Gumshoe as its main character, private investigator Mathew “Matt” McBride. As the story unfolds, the reader accompanies McBride through the streets of post-war Chicago, visiting such landmarks as the Green Mill jazz club, the Chicago Board …

Music Festival Chicago

19th Annual World Music Festival Chicago

World Music Festival Chicago 2017 – Full Schedule The world will come together from September 8 to 24 at a variety of venues across the city for the 19th Annual World Music Festival Chicago. Celebrating diverse music from across the globe, this FREE festival is produced by the Chicago Department …