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Navy Pier's Snow Days Chicago 2014

Navy Pier’s Snow Days Chicago 2014

Navy Pier’s Snow Days Chicago 2014 the three words I would use to describe the snow sculpting competition are clever, entertaining, and artistic. Teams of artists from across the Midwest and around the world arrived at Navy Pier’s Gateway Park on February 5th to begin four days of shaping snow …

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The Museum of Science and Industry

Museum of Science and Industry

The Museum of Science and Industry (MSI).  Co-chaired by Cheri Chappelle, director of diversity and inclusion for Illinois Tool Works (ITW) and MSI Trustee Frank Clark, retired chairman and CEO of ComEd, the Gala raised around $360,000 for Black Creativity programming and events which pay tribute to the culture, heritage …

Carol Connors’ Fabulous Career: To Know Him Is To Love Him

Carol Connors is best known for her vocals on the The Teddy Bear’s single “To Know Him Is To Love Him,” which was written by Phil Spector to showcase Connor’s talent.

The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards

The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards Recap

Flamboyant parties hosted by celebrities such as Sean Penn (with G. Armani), Jason Binn (Du Jour magazine), and world renowned designer Diane von Furstenburg added fuel to an already electric atmosphere as Hollywood celebrated it’s 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, Jan. 12th

Palm Springs Film Fest – 25 Years Later

25 years after Sonny Bono’s vision became a reality, celebrities, film aficionados, and flamboyant rock stars were on the V.I.P. list to attend something every movie fan dreams of going to: the Palm Springs International Film Fest Awards Gala

Richard Rose: Author of The Lazarus Conspiracies

Richard Rose, a popular and compassionate author, comes from a middle class family in Kokomo, Indiana. After three-and-a-half years in the U.S. Army, he came to our beautiful city, Chicago.

The Bal des Etoiles

The Bal des Etoiles

Any jet-setter knows that the “Bal des Etoiles” is an international social fixture that cannot be missed. Created and hosted by Catherine Colonna de Stigliano and backed by an international committee, the “Bal des Etoiles” is a three-day event that takes place in France once a year. This year’s theme …

George Jones Tribute Playin’ Possum: The Final No Show

Country music superstars and thousands of fans turned out recently at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN to honor a country music icon: George Jones

Fur Ball: A Canine Spectacular for PAWS Chicago

Tails were wagging and jaws were barking at the 12th Annual Paws Chicago Fur Ball… Over 700 dog enthusiasts were in attendance at the elegant Drake Hotel on this chilly November night to celebrate man’s best friend.

The 49th Annual Chicago International Film Festival

The 49th annual Chicago International Film Festival concluded another two-week movie marathon (on Oct. 24th), featuring artists, directors, and actors from across the globe. In the spotlight this year were 41 directors making their debut from countries such as Germany, Italy, and the U.K. According to Founder and Artistic Director …