Posts tagged "Peggy Lombardo"

Gibson's Bar & Steakhouse voted Best Steakhouse in Eater Chicago poll

Gibson's Bar & Steakhouse voted Best Steakhouse in Eater Chicago poll
The Chicago restaurant, bar and nightlife online guide,, offered its readers a chance to vote for the Windy City’s Best Steakhouse.  The poll narrowed 16 of Chicago’s top spots down to a final four on Friday and now, more than 7,000 votes later, Gibson’s Bar & Steakhouse is the runaway winner! According to Eater... Read more »

Ladies in Red at the Ritz for Bunky's Valentine's Tea

It is a very coveted invite.  Some women wait for years just to be included….And yes, the ladies ALWAYS wear red.  This, of course, is Bunky Cushing’s yearly (usually, unless he’s redoing his kitchen or something) soiree/get-together/lovefest of some of our town’s most fashionable and philanthropic women.  It’s a celebration for Valentine’s Day that brought... Read more »

The Service Club of Chicago Goes Hollywood (PICS!)

For the 121st anniversary of the Service Club of Chicago, co-chairs Toni Canada, Laurie Davis and Dusty (Yolanda) Stemer enlisted the aid of top event designer, Tom Kehoe, to make their Gala dreams come alive!  The theme, “An Evening of Glamour at Club El Morocco,” got Tom and his team’s creative juices flowing as they... Read more »

Hats Off to the Parkways Garden Party's $300,000 Fundraiser!

Chicago milliners Loreta Corsetti and Carla Faso having fun at the 8th Annual Parkways Foundation’s Garden Party. (Fab pic by Steve Starr) This year’s 8th Annual Parkways Foundation’s Garden Party & Luncheon attracted over 600 well dressed movers and shakers from Chicago and beyond.  The hats were out in force, some stylish, some more on... Read more »


Last night and tonight Gibson’s Restaurant is taking us back 20 years in time.  With over 3000 reservations for Monday and Tuesday nights, everyone wants to celebrate this wonderful institution’s 20th anniversary!   We had our wedding rehearsal dinner here almost 20 years to the day so it holds very special memories for us.  BFF and... Read more »