Posts tagged "Robert Mills"

The Chicago International Film Festival: What did Al Pacino, Jon Bon Jovi, Alan Arkin and Christopher Walken tell me on the Red Carpet? (on Watch312.com!)

The Chicago International Film Festival:  What did Al Pacino, Jon Bon Jovi, Alan Arkin and Christopher Walken tell me on the Red Carpet?  (on Watch312.com!)
I have never attended a more exciting red carpet event than the one recently hosted by the Chicago International Film Festival.  For its 48th event, formidable founder Michael Kutza called in the big guns of show biz who included Al Pacino (with stunning girlfriend Lucila Sola), Christopher Walken, Alan Arkin and Jon Bon Jovi for... Read more »

Playboy Playmates (Past and Present), Cyber Models and Pinups Featured at Glamourcon 53

Playmate Jessa Hinton (7/11) poses for amateur photogs during the Playboy Photo Session offered by former Playboy legends Jeff Cohen and Gary Cole at Glamourcon 53.
Glamourcon 53 featured Playboy Playmates (past and present), Playboy cyber girls and special edition models plus pin-ups at this weekend’s convention at Crowne Plaza O’Hare.  It was great seeing some of my fellow Playmates like Janis Schmitt, who I was also a bunny with at the St. Louis Playboy Club.  Patti McGuire, Janis and I... Read more »

Saks Fifth Avenue's Well-Heeled Walk-Off: Fierce Competiton on Watch312.com

Saks Fifth Avenue's Well-Heeled Walk-Off: Fierce Competiton on Watch312.com
Saks Fifth Avenue  hosted one of the best in-store events I’ve attended in a long, long time.  Watch312 was the media sponsor for the evening and I emceed the “Well-Heeled Walk-Off” contest while Watch312“DishIT” host Amanda Puck served as a judge along with Saks Director of Marketing Julie Selakovich and Francesca Moceri from Chicago Children’s... Read more »
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The Hottest Party in Town: Watch312.com's Launch at the James Hotel

With fellow show hosts DC Crenshaw and Amanda Puck.
The James Hotel was packed for the Launch Party on Thursday, January 26th,  for Chicago’s only online network, Watch312.com!   Everyone who was anyone walked the Red Carpet where I was interviewing for the livestream camera as well as for my own show (Candid Candace Chicago).  All of the  hosts were in attendance and talking up... Read more »

Watch312.com: Chicago's FIRST Online Network Showcasing the Best of the Windy City!

Watch312.com:  Chicago's FIRST Online Network Showcasing the Best of the Windy City!
Thursday marks the launch of Watch312.com, a website featuring original programming about Chicago and for Chicago–from dining, social events, trends and technology to pet care and baking.  There is something for everyone in this unique online resource to all things Windy City! I am proud to be a host (“Candid Candace Chicago”) along with Amanda... Read more »

What VIC's (Very Important Chicagoans) Did for New Year's Eve!

Freelance writer and Chicago Magazine nightlife reporter, Amalie Drury, partied with friends Alex and Megan Menocal at their Albany Park apartment with champagne, singing and board games. Grilled rib roast, smoked salmon and squash Wellington were on the menu.
I’ve always been a fan of New Year’s Eve.  Granted, my plans have changed dramatically through the years from staying out all night, to dinner with friends to fun in the sun like this year.  Newlywed/friends , Kim and Bob Mills, were recently married but decided to wait to combine their wedding celebration with a... Read more »
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Calling All Military Families! Illinois Center for Broadcasting Wants YOU! ICB Offfers Free Digital Care Packages for Military Families Across the Country!

Calling All Military Families!  Illinois Center for Broadcasting Wants YOU!  ICB Offfers Free Digital Care Packages for Military Families Across the Country!
The Illinois Center for Broadcasting announced today that it will help families, friends and supporters of Military Service members make our troops and veterans happy this Holiday season by creating free Digital Care Packages that can be shared with loved ones through email and online social networks, no matter where they are. “Our students and... Read more »

Blah Blah Blahs Rock the Crowd at Double Door (See Video!)

Blah Blah Blahs Rock the Crowd at Double Door (See Video!)
It was September, 1997 at the Double Door.  The Rolling Stones decided to do a little last minute performance for 400 of their friends.   Fast forward to August 27th, 2011, and the Blah Blah Blahs have packed the room, too!  Now I know this comparison, for NOW, is stretching the truth a little, but... Read more »