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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 …

Golden Globes 2017

The Golden Globes Awards presentation is held each year to honor those who have managed to make their mark in the world of entertainment with their extraordinary contributions and performances. The night lit up with all the stars of Hollywood, acknowledging the 74th Golden Globe Awards show.  Broadcasted live on …

Anti-Cruelty Society

Fashionable Fundraising for the Anti-Cruelty Society

Bloomingdale’s in Chicago was the place to be March 26th. Benefitting the Anti-Cruelty Society, this year’s Chosen Man’s Best Friend and Factor Felines Event was a success even before the night started. The 4th annual fundraiser boasted more than $3,000 in donations before the first model hit the runway.

Carrie Fisher – Everything Everlasting

It would be a shame to limit your memory of the late Carrie Fisher to what you have seen or heard about her role as Princess Leia in the epic Star Wars series. She may be most known for this role, but her contribution to society reaches much further.

Chicago Embraces Diversity

The 4th Annual Images and Perceptions Diversity Conference

Cinespace Film Studios was the scene for The 4th Annual Images and Perceptions Diversity Conference hosted in Chicago on December 2, 2016. A multi-cultural group attended the event and were inspired by speakers from around the country. This unique conference explored the culture, diversity, and contributions of Americans from the …

The Gotham Independent Film Awards 2016

New York seems a perfect location to open film awards season as host to the IFP Gotham Awards. The city seems to be a pivotal player in independent filmmaking. Tonight’s event, which honors these visual artists, includes the Gotham Tributes honoring Amy Adams, Ethan Hawke, Arnon Milchan and Oliver Stone. …

Be A Phyter With Chef David Choi, Jr.

Health and nutrition are interrelated aspects of our lives. Good health is achieved through proper nutrition and is a norm people have to adapt to in their daily lives and/or every time they need nutrients to replenish their health. Because of this, creating awareness and training different interest groups on …

Chicago Cubs 2016 Season: A Five Year Miracle in the Making

Chicago Cubs 2016 Season: A Five Year Miracle in the Making Theo Epstein became President of Cubs general operations five short years ago with quite a challenge to overcome: a team with a seemingly never-ending history of disappointments.  The Chicago Cubs collapse of ‘69, the disaster against San Diego in …

5th Annual Primo Classico

5th Annual Primo Classico

The 5th annual Primo Classico brought together 350 guests in support of an ambitious mission: to break the cycle of intergenerational homelessness and poverty for families in Chicago.