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Expo Milano

Expo Milano 2015: Culture, Cuisine, and the End of Hunger

It is not difficult to understand why Milan is one of the world’s most toured cities. Its beautiful architecture, rich history and culture, and relevance in today’s fashion and entertainment industries make is a top destination for travelers. This year, Milan has served as host to an event that has …

Kim Davis

Kim Davis : No One Who Supports the Constitution Should Support Her

Kim Davis, an obscure Kentucky county clerk, made headlines in recent weeks for her refusal to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Her justification is avowedly faith-based, claiming that to issue the licenses would be repugnant to her Christianity, and that she is protected under the Constitution’s injunction against discrimination …

Rush Street

Rush Street Reunion 2015

Rush Street Reunion 2015 is celebrated at Connie’s Pizza the sights, sounds, and atmosphere of years in the past came to life on one special afternoon. This special event brought together some of the original musicians, D.J.’s, and vocalists who made an indelible impression on our minds years ago at …

Filmworkers

Ode to the Creative Types; Filmworkers Flourish and Seek to Service

In a world where the power of possibilities and options run limitless, sometimes having a go-to for different, yet interconnected needs is most ideal for individuals, particularly for creative causes and collections. Meet Filmworkers, a talent and service-based company feature five different creative boutiques: Filmworkers Collective, Giannini Creative, Vitamin, Treehouse …

The Rivers Still Flow: a Joan Rivers Commemoration

This time last year, I was shocked and saddened to hear that my friend, the legendary actress, comedienne, television host, writer, and producer Joan Rivers, had died. As the details surrounding her untimely death began to emerge, many of us found ourselves confused and angry that a routine procedure–a common …

Tommy Tune a Hit at the Chicago Human Rhythm Project’s Jubalee Gala

A brilliant one-man show by Tommy Tune entitled “ Taps, Tunes, and Tall Tales” by Chicago Human Rhythm Project celebrated its 25th silver anniversary in spectacular style at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Human Rhythm Project (C.H.R.P.) proudly honored the 10 – time Tony Award and National Medal of Arts …

PAWS Chicago’s 2015 Beach Party

PAWS Chicago’s 2015 Beach Party

PAWS Chicago’s 2015 Beach Party was alive with the sound of barking as carried on a proud canine tradition, held upstairs at North Ave. beach’s Castaways. Dozens of dog enthusiasts showed up on a beautiful mid-summer evening on the shore of Lake Michigan with their furry friends. Breeds of every …

The Art of Wow

Art Van and Jennifer Hudson: The Art of Wow!

The Art of Wow says it all! The Art Van Grand Opening event in Downers Grove, Illinois was an enchanting summer event with Chicago’s who’s who still talking about it. Dressed in their summer chic attire, the VIP guest list consisted of Oscar award-winning actress and songstress Jennifer Hudson, world-renown …

Donald Trump

Election 2016: Why is The Donald So Popular?

The idea of a President Trump remains a punch line in the media, from The Daily Show to the Huffington Post. Huffington even went as far as to relegate its coverage of The Donald to its entertainment section, boldly declaring the businessman turned reality television star turned presidential hopeful to …

Chicago Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks: Shades of the Past, Reflecting a Bright Future

The Chicago Blackhawk’s three championships in recent years call to mind an era from the past when spectacular players like Bobby Hull, Stan Makita, and Tony Esposito kept the crowd on the edge of their seats and raised the decibel level at the Chicago Stadium to an all-time high. “Remember …