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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 …

Mandy Patinkin Celebrated by Michigan Ave. Magazine

Michigan Ave. Magazine recently hosted a terrific party for the remarkable Chicagoan Mandy Patinkin whose entertainment career has spanned over 40 years. Patinkin talked his Emmy award winning show Homeland, Patti LuPone, and Chicago.

Gold Coast Property For Sale

For a limited time only- a captivating lake front property in the heart of the Gold Coast …. Boasting spectacular views of the lake and Oak Street Beach, this magnificent condo. contains 3,800 luxurious sq. ft., highlighted by four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms.

International Beethoven Festival 2013

Chicago was the center of attention recently as the 3rd Annual Beethoven Festival kicked off on Sept. 7th. Spanning nine days (from Sept. 7 – 15th), showcased 60 musical performances from 12 different countries. Top level talent from around the world gathered and demonstrated their unique skills during this cultural celebration, spotlighting 37 world premiers and six Chicago premiers.

Twilight Summer Soiree

Twilight Summer Soiree, a late summer rooftop party acknowledging all three organizations. Upon arriving at The Estate, guests were encouraged to make a charitable donation of $20.00 to the Gary Sinise Foundation, a very honorable organization that openly supports members of the military, their families, and others who are considered …

The 38th Annual Hampton Classic

Horse back riding aficionados from across the country and around the world recently gathered at one of the biggest and most prestigious horse shows in the U.S., 38th Annual Hampton Classic. Located in Bridgehampton, N.Y. this equestrian extravaganza is positioned on a 65-acre show ground, boasting six show rings and over 70 vendors.

Anti-Cruelty Society

Anti-Cruelty Society of Chicago

The Anti-Cruelty Society of Chicago assists more than 50,000 pets and owners every year as Chicago’s biggest and oldest humane society. The Bucktown neighborhood was alive with all breeds barking on this sunny Sunday afternoon at the Red Door Kitchen and Bar. Dozens of dog owners and their furry four-legged best friends gathered for …