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5 Awe-Inspiring Instagrammers #CapturingChicago

5 Awe-Inspiring Instagrammers #CapturingChicago

| March 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Chicago is a remarkably photogenic city and I am in awe when viewing local Instagrammers just like myself who often play tourist to seize the beauty and embrace it with their lenses and their style to share the magnificence and splendor of what our beloved city has to offer. Here’s a curated Chicago list of […]

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The New Joffrey Ballet’s The Nutcracker is Uniquely Chicago!

The New Joffrey Ballet’s The Nutcracker is Uniquely Chicago!

| December 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

The reimagined tale of Joffrey Ballet’s The Nutcracker by Christopher Wheeldon now features the World’s Columbian Exposition (aka World’s Fair) of 1893, a historic Chicago event, as the setting of the show. The World’s Fair was a cultural event and had a profound effect on Chicago’s self-image and the American industrial enthusiasm, and I love […]

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A French Asian Bakery, Tous Les Jours, Now Open in Chinatown!

A French Asian Bakery, Tous Les Jours, Now Open in Chinatown!

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Newly opened Asian-French Bakery, Tous LeJours, a South Korean based company now in #ChicagoChinatown has been my obsession lately. I love the Asian twist on classics like croissants, cakes, macarons, and bread. It’s not all sweets though, there are a lot of savory choices as well. My two faves are the cream-filled Soboro (Korean Streusel) […]

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Refinery29 Launches #Rooms29 Exhibition in Chicago

Refinery29 Launches #Rooms29 Exhibition in Chicago

| July 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Refinery29  launches the popular NY, SF, and LA event, 29Rooms, in Chicago! The interactive art festival is FUN, beautiful, intentional, and all the more meaningful with what’s happening in our world today. Here’s to keeping our fingers crossed that this exhibition will be back again next year! It’s only for 4 days so don’t wait and grab […]

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The Navy Pier Centennial Wheel Tour #100YearsOfPier

The Navy Pier Centennial Wheel Tour #100YearsOfPier

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The first phase of the of the Navy Pier renewal finished just in time to celebrate their 100 years! Navy Pier from inside and outside is transformed into a beautiful and modern space that Chicagoans will be proud to show-off visiting friends and families. Included in the Phase 1 opening celebration were the Polk Bros […]

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Celebrate the spirit of the Olympics in Chicago this weekend!

Celebrate the spirit of the Olympics in Chicago this weekend!

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every few months, the genius minds at The Numbered Days bring a new themed event to Chicago and this weekend they’re helping us celebrate the spirit of the Olympics. It may be warmer in Sochi but this Saturday, Chicago will have more Olympics Fun. This is their 3rd annual loft party and expecting about 450 people. GAMES is […]

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Chicago Soon to Lift Forks with LYFE Kitchen Restaurant

Chicago Soon to Lift Forks with LYFE Kitchen Restaurant

| September 18, 2013

“There will be something here for everyone – almost like the United Nations of food” Mike Roberts CEO of LYFE Kitchen was referring to the variety of lifestyle menu offerings they will have available to their customers. LYFE (Love Your Food Everyday) Kitchen has developed food choices for flexitarians to vegetarians, and omnivores to vegans. Chicago […]

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Kick-off The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard with Water Tower Place

Kick-off The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard with Water Tower Place

| August 14, 2013

This outstanding festival will once again take over downtown Chicago’s famed shopping Avenue for 12 fun-filled days of fashionable events. From Thursday, August 22, through Monday, September 2 (Labor Day), Water Tower Place, along with the city’s top restaurants, retailers and hotels, will combine fashion, food, fitness and fun for an experience you won’t want […]

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Indochino – Helping Men Look Better, One Suit at a Time

Indochino – Helping Men Look Better, One Suit at a Time

| August 20, 2012 | 3 Comments

Walking in to Union Station, I couldn’t keep my eyes away from the banners hanging out from the Great Hall’s ceiling. I couldn’t decide if I thought that the of Indochino’s Traveling Tailor felt hip and modern or laid-back and retro…or maybe it was a combination of all of the listed adjectives. Indochino is your own virtual tailor, […]

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Clinton Global Initiative 2012 in Chicago

Clinton Global Initiative 2012 in Chicago

| June 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Clinton Global Initiative, established by President William Jefferson Clinton in 2011 and convened in Chicago, returned June 7-8 at the Sheraton Hotel & Towers. Once again, it brought together hundreds of business leaders, non-profit, government, and advocates for change to address economic growth in the United States by strenuously discussing, in intimate cross-sector collaborations, […]

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