Posts tagged "Dennis Chaffee"

Disco Legend Linda Clifford to Perform at New Fundraising Event: ONE NIGHT STAND!

Disco Legend Linda Clifford to Perform at New Fundraising Event:  ONE NIGHT STAND!
Chicago House is excited to premiere an all new event fundraiser to support the  organization’s ongoing efforts to assist families and individuals affected by HIV and AIDS.    “ONE NIGHT STAND” will be an explosive, multi -sensory dance party wrapped around a live concert,” explained Jeremy Hilborn, Chicago House’s Manager of Special Events. “It’s a... Read more »

Ryan Dempster's "Casino Night" Brings out Athlete Friends

Ryan, Jenny, Brady, Riley (who has 22q) and Finley Dempster.
The Second Annual Ryan and Jenny Dempster Family Foundation Casino Night was held at the Palmer House recently.  This event was dedicated to raising awareness of the disorder, 22q11.2  Deletion, that affects their little daughter Riley.   The night raised $300K for the Dempster Family Foundation,  “Strike Out 22q”. Guests enjoyed delicious Palmer House hors... Read more »

Polarity Ensemble Theatre Named "Small But Mighty" by Sun-Times

Last night was the opening of Polarity Theatre’s latest production,  ”Ephemera.“  Earlier in the day, the Sun-Times had named Polarity, “Small But Mighty….Under the radar, these stage companies are super troupers!”  I certainly agree!  In 2008, the Chicago Reader named Polarity “Best Emerging Theater Company” following its unique production of “Hamlet.” “Ephemera” was written by... Read more »
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Peninsula Hotel is BIG Winner at World of Chocolate!

The Peninsula Hotel won 3 of the 5 awards at this year’s World of Chocolate. There were 1700 people at this year’s 9th annual World of Chocolate benefitting the Aids Foundation of Chicago and 26 entries competing for five awards. Categories included tastiest chocolate treat (The Hot Chocolate Award), most creative use of chocolate (The Loco Cocoa Award), best presentation... Read more »