Posts tagged "Emirates"

Bear Tie Ball raises more than $760,000 to fight pediatric cancer (PHOTO GALLERY)

Emcee Anthony Adams with Bear Tie Ball Ambassadors.
The event was so elegant, you expected to see Cinderella slipping out of her golden carriage for Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation’s Bear Tie Ball held in historic Union Station on February 28.  More than 650 supporters turned out, many wearing bear motifs in honor of the Foundation’s namesake, Barrett “Bear” Krupa, for this annual... Read more »

Emirates bash celebrates Chicago route with surprise guest

Lionel Richie makes a surprise appearance at Emirates bash at Navy Pier.
The Red Carpet snaked all along the side of Navy Pier and into the Grand Ballroom for the hotly anticipated Emirates gala celebrating the launch of its daily, nonstop service to Chicago that began on August 5.  Emirates Executive Vice President and COO Adel Al Redha and Chicago Deputy Mayor Steven Koch were joined by... Read more »