A group of young professionals in Chicago are passionate and concerned about global issues such as extreme poverty, HIV/AIDS, hunger and lack of access of education.
(Photo Credit: Concern Worldwide)
With the goal of fundraising for people who are living these struggles daily, the nonprofit organization Concern Worldwide will hold its annual Thanks-for-giving [...]
Chicago has long been associated with great food such as hot dogs and deep-dish pizza. But for those with a sweeter tooth, Chicago is also home to a variety of chocolatiers offering a delicious selection of treats. Chicago-native Valerie Beck is founder and CEO of Chicago Chocolate Tours, a company that offers guided tours [...]
The 23rd African Festival of the Arts, located in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago is the largest neighborhood festival in Chicago. The festival is adjacent to the Jean Baptist DuSable Museum in Washington Park. Born in Haiti, Jean Pointe Baptiste DuSable is considered to be the first non-Indian settler in Chicago. The DuSable [...]
Alanis Morissette is back! Her album “Jagged Little Pill” inspired tons of young women in the 1990s. Now, Morissette will perform her hits and new songs from her newest album, “Havoc and Bright Lights”.
Alanis Morissette ( Photo Credit: pbs.org)
Morissette burst onto the international music scene in 1995 with hit songs like [...]
Paloma Faith has already conquered Britain; now she’s ready to take on America. The singer is coming to Martyrs’ to perform songs from her new album, “Fall to Grace”.
See Paloma Faith at Martyr’s Chicago September 16! (Photo Credit: Epic Records)
Faith’s music has been described as a cross between Lana del Rey [...]
What’s better than an event that celebrates fashion? An event that celebrates fashion and benefits a great cause, of course. As you’re enjoying Fashion’s Night Out this Thursday, September 6, don’t forget to swing by Chicago’s Barney’s NY store on Oak Street. Barney’s will be staying open an extra hour (until 8 p.m.). Ten [...]
It isn’t easy to dress as if you’ve just stepped off a runway. It’s even harder to do that on a budget. Throw being a philanthropist into the mix of hats you wear and it’s enough to make your head spin right off. So how do some of Chicago’s finest women manage to be [...]
Graduates of Big Ten schools in the Chicago area are in for a treat on Saturday, August 25, 2012. Alumni of all twelve Big Ten schools are invited to participate in a bar crawl to kick off the 2012 Football Season. The event, officially titled the “ChicagoTEN Alumni Bar Crawl”, will start at 11 [...]
See the latest fashions while helping a great cause! Macy’s Glamorama is the most exciting fashion event of the summer. See the newest fall fashions from Donna Karan and Material Girl while watching superstar singers Robin Thicke and Karmin perform. Proceeds from the event go to the Ronald Mc Donald’s House Charities that help [...]
Look to the skies for a great time at the Chicago Air and Water Show! The kids will love the jet planes flying over the gorgeous Chicago skyline and parents will love the relaxed atmosphere.
Air and Water Show Spectacular! (Photo Credit: wikipedia.com)
Two million people are expected to show up every year, [...]