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Aspen Hosts the 2017 Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals

Reaching speeds of up to 75 mph while dropping 2,434 feet, the 25 top-ranked men and women skiers competed in the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals in Aspen, Colorado in front of a worldwide television audience of 100 million viewers. All eyes of the skiing world were on Aspen for …

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Women’s Day 2017: Be Bold For Change

It’s March 8 and in the United States, we celebrate the official day selected to represent, honor and pay tribute to all women around the world. Here at I On The Scene, we are proud to be founded by an intelligent, empowering and fierce force of a female, Irene Michaels, …

Women's History Month

Celebrating Women In Labor and Business

In the early 1980s, Congress officially requested the President-designate the month of March as a national celebration of women’s history. Although it would take several years of resolutions to make it an official proclamation, celebrations began the week of March 7, 1982, now known as ‘Women’s History Week’. On this …

Barbara Nelson: A Dynamic Personality in Aiken, South Carolina

In Aiken, South Carolina, Barbara Nelson is a name to be recognized. With dual roles as a Master of Foxhounds (MFH) at Whiskey Road Foxhounds and as a contributor to the Albrecht Center for Animal Welfare, Nelson is clearly an eye-opening innovator whose accomplishments are excellent examples for others to follow.

Winter’s Jazz Club: A Musical Discovery in Streeterville

Tucked away in the heart of Streeterville is a musical gem known as Winter’s Jazz Club, featuring live Jazz, Tuesdays through Saturdays.  Recently opened in November, at 465 N. McClurg Ct., this musical café might not be physically large, but it showcases large musical talent. In association with public radio …

59th Grammy Awards Preview

It’s that time of year again and the prestigious Grammy Awards are back for the 59th annual ceremony. The event will take place on February 12th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. There is a large amount of personnel to ensure the event not only goes off smoothly but …

Westminster Dog Show: Canine Champions Compete

A historic day was May 18, 1877. For on that fateful afternoon, the first Westminster Dog Show was held. Dog owners throughout the globe can do little more than a dream of entering this coveted tournament, presenting their beloved pets/athletes for viewers beyond count! Westminster Dog Show Both ‘showings’, in …

The Women’s March On Washington

Under the title of Women’s March, people from all across the United States flocked into streets in protest against President Trump. This day instead of being remembered as a date which would increase awareness to Americans about the inadvisable role of the woman in the society instead what it did, …

Cubs Convention

2017 Cubs Convention: The Road to Another World Series

The Cubs convention is a much-anticipated annual event that takes on a whole new dimension this year.  Now, we (Cubs fans, the city, and the team) are considered World Series champions for the first time since 1908 and accordingly, we have a reputation to uphold.  The Cubs image is no …

The 2017 Presidential Inauguration: A Calm Friday or A Great American Unraveling?

In less than two weeks, the American nation, and much of the rest of the world will be at last freed from the months of tension and worry surrounding the official ascension of Donald J. Trump as the next President of the United States. The Inauguration itself is tentatively scheduled …