Lebron James and Jay-Z visit Chicago, Michael Jackson news and more!

| March 29, 2010 | 0 Comments


I cannot wait for the weather to become warmer so we can enjoy the fantastic events that will descend upon Chicago!  I hope everyone participated in Earth hour this past Saturday; Earth Hour is when you turn off your lights to help renew the planet for an hour.

Beauty Bar opened in the old Sonotheque space last week.  It’s a cool concept, a club/lounge with hair dryers and a salon feel! Tres chic!

10 folks in Chicago are needed to model fabulous clothes for Banana Republic event.  Go here to find out more http://bit.ly/c9nLN1

The biggest news out of Chicago?  The Lebron James and Jay-Z after concert party that was held at The Shrine on March 18th.  The party was everything that a hot celebrity party should be.  Black carpet pictures courtesy of Hennessy Black where all the stars took pictures (see above)! Other celebs showed up like Chicago’s Olympic gold medalist Shani Davis, Antawn Jamison,  Chicago Bulls players, Dr. Ian Smith of the “Celebrity Fit Club”.

Last weekend I had the pleasure of meeting Bree and Bianca from previous seasons of America’s Next Top Model! Bianca is sooooo tall! They enjoyed drinks at ROOF at The Wit hotel

Lastly I would like to extend congratulations to the entire senior class of Chicago’s Urban Prep Academy for Young Men; the ENTIRE class has been accepted to college.

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The King of Pop, Michael Jackson is still making money.  He has signed the biggest recording deal in history: a $200 million guaranteed contract with Sony Music Entertainment for 10 projects over seven years.

Shia LeBeouf is angry at Khloe Kardashian and her view of his car accident in 2009.  He feels she didn’t know what exactly happened before she commented

“And I’m so upset, man. I’m so angry,” he tells GQ. “Because this accident was not caused by me. I got hit. I had a green. This [expletive] ran a red light. And he flipped my truck, and he shoveled it on my hand. And my fingers are in the street … They’re in the street, they’re off, they’re under the truck door, man. This is fake, dude,” he says, lifting his newly reconstructed hand. “This is hip bone and the skin that was left over…”

Sacha Baron Cohen (Borat) and Isla Fisher married in Paris on March 15 in front of 6 guests.

Lady Gaga’s ex-boyfriend is suing her for $30mill. He says he co-authored songs and she has counter sued…this is going to be interesting

It’s being reported that a Laverne & Shirley remake is being written by Jamie Foxxand  Jessica Biel & Jennifer Biel would be the stars.  After their movie Valentine’s Day the two are now best friends… I’m not sure how I feel about this. Can they compare to the original?

Until Next Time!

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Brandy Middleton is a native Chicagoan and the founder of the blog Mrs Windy City and a previous blogger and writer for In Chi City. When not concentrating on the next writing job she enjoys attending Chicago fashion shows and local events as well as hunting for the best sushi and Thai food.

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