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    Your image - body beautiful
    Whether in the country, the suburbs, or in a big city –Chicago, for example – one sees countless beautiful women every day. But image mistakes, big or small, can ruin your look. Avoid the following so you can always look your best.BRA...
  • An unexpectedly un-satisfying evening at Schwa
    An unexpectedly un-satisfying evening at Schwa
    Schwat the what?This is the feeling we were left with after our expensive, unsatisfying, and simply mediocre evening at Schwa recently. Criticizing a meal is like criticizing a wine, it’s truly in the palate of the eater. So given I had 3...
  • In a state of decline: 'Cry Out America'
    In a state of decline: 'Cry Out America'
    Thousands gather throughout the United States in corporate prayer to commemorate the day we, Americans, will never forget, Sept. 11. On this day, for the past 8 years, Chicagoans and those in neighboring cities and states have gathered in the loop...
  • Carl Giammarese of the Buckinghams at Star Plaza
    Jammin' with Giammarese (part two)
    The second installment of Jammin' with Giammaresebriefly reflects upon the sociopolitical heft of the heady Seventies before encompassing the second phase of the Buckinghams' musical journey.A myriad of personnel changes eventually settled...
  • Chicago Gourmet Saturday tastings
    Chicago Gourmet, a journey into culinary heaven
    On a glorious fall day, Millennium Park was filled with Chicagoans celebrating the city’s diverse, decadent and delicious food available in the culinary scene at Chicago Gourmet. On September 28 and 29, the best and brightest chefs served...
  • WWE Monday Night Raw returns to CM Punk's hometown
    WWE news: Monday Night Raw returns to CM Punk's hometown
    According to a Sept. 29 report from MStarz.com, the Sept. 29 episode of WWE Monday Night Raw emanates from the AllState Arena in Chicago, which means "CM Punk" chants will be heard loud and clear from the thousands of fans expected to...
  • Equals a win
    Denzel Washington powers 'The Equalizer' to the top
    A true movie star in Denzel Washington took over the box office with relative ease as "The Equalizer" pummeled the competition.With $35 million, "The Equalizer" also beat some early projections by making more money, which is...
  • Scott Bach
    ‘A state can be a warning,’ says New Jersey gun rights leader
    “A state can be an example, or a warning,” noted a New Jersey attorney and gun rights leader who made it to Chicago yesterday for the Gun Rights Policy Conference, despite the continuing problems at O’Hare International Airport,...
  • CBOT Building at Night
    Hedge Fund Association Chicago event: era of record corporate profits
    Hedge Fund Association (HFA) Midwest Chapter Presents:Alternative Investment Investing in an Era of Record Corporate ProfitsWe are living in an era of both record corporate profits and extreme profit margins on a historical basis. Is this the true...
  • GRPC 2014
    Oklahoma attack underscores benefit of guns, self-defense
    The grisly beheading of one woman and stabbing of another by an apparently crazed man who had just been fired from the company where it all happened in Moore, Okla., Thursday is big news in Seattle, where the gun control debate is taking on a new...
  • Olive Garden menu options
    Olive Garden opens its first Chicago location
    With the plethora upscale dining options, the Chicago restaurant scene is getting a family-friendly, approachable option with its first Olive Garden. Located at 3555 West Addison Street, Olive Garden will be home to large space that can host 240...
  • Olive Garden
    City of Chicago's First Olive Garden Restaurant Opening
    City Officials to Host Ribbon-Cutting Event to Welcome City of Chicago's First Olive Garden Restaurant.The first Olive Garden restaurant in the city of Chicago will open on Monday, September 29th, at 3555 West Addison St. Governor Pat Quinn,...
  • Willis Tower
    Things to do when visiting Chicago in the spring
    Spring is the time of year, when spring fever is in full effect, especially in cooler climates. Residents and tourists are looking for ways to get out of the house and enjoy what Chicago has to offer. During this time plan to visit one of the...
  • Movie star
    Denzel Washington is the key to success for 'The Equalizer'
    In order to create family events, why not put animated trolls into a movie? That is being done as "The Boxtrolls" try to convert garbage into box office gold.But, hold on, Denzel Washington lurks. That means a great deal since he is box...
  • Ravinia Festival
    Not to be missed, North of Chicago
    If you’ve got an extra day to spend next time you are in Chicago, see if you can’t work in a trip, just 25 miles north of downtown. Two of my favorite places will make your Chicago trip so much more memorable – the Chicago...