I On The Scene

Cary NoKey’s 8bit: Where Fashion & Music Meet

You may not know who Cary NoKey is, but the electro-pop duo will soon blow you away. Unique in their own sense, Cary NoKey mixes futuristic 80’s sounds and rock n’ roll. The lead singer, 8bit, explains that Cary NoKey is “as if Kurt Cobain was a DJ.” Originated from …

Bob Dold

Bob Dold: The North Shore’s Comeback Kid

A number of Illinois’ most influential people were in attendance at a party on August 31st in honor of former Congressman Bob. Dold. Mr. Dold is currently on track to take back his old seat in the House of Representatives from Democratic incumbent Brad Schneider. The party was hosted by …

Joan Rivers: What Becomes a True Legend Most?

This week we lost a true legend, a queen, and a pioneer of women in comedy: Joan Rivers.

Frank Sinatra – A Performer for the Generations

From legendary baritone to Academy Award winning movie star, Frank Sinatra stood at the forefront of an entire generation of crooners and is rightfully known as one of the most successful singers and performers of the 20th century with his recordings having sold over 150 million copies worldwide.

Join the Aristocracy

Join the Aristocracy Two Easy Ways

If you have ever had a desire to be more than just an ordinary citizen, then here is the answer to your desires.

Cary NoKey Brings Glitter and Glam to Chicago

The music collective Cary NoKey recently gave a glam-packed performance at the 35th annual NorthHalsted Market Days. Lead singer Grammy Award-winning Rob Fusari, now known as 8bit,  along with two high energy backup dancers, brought some much-needed excitement to the Boystown crowd. He dazzled everyone with a cover of the Connie …

Ava Gardner, From Farmer to Movie Star

Ava Lavinia Gardner was born on December 24, 1922 to a large family in the farmlands of North Carolina.

Lauren Bacall: Bogie & Beyond

This week we lost two great stars from totally different spectrums of the entertainment industry. First,the funny and talented Robin Williams and most recently film’s golden-era star Lauren Bacall.

Most Exclusive Social Clubs

America’s Most Exclusive Social Clubs

This third installment in my series about exclusive social clubs focuses on specialty clubs. These are groups for people of particular interests, rather than the general interest in rubbing shoulders with wealthy and powerful individuals.

Grace Kelly: From American Film Star to Monaco Princess

Grace Kelly was born in Philadelphia on November 12th, 1929. She grew up in a wealthy family and her father was an Olympic gold medal winner and successful businessman. She was immediately attracted to acting, as she spent most of her childhood studying the skill and participating in local plays. …