Archive for November 2009

Stephanie Walker on "The Story"

ChicagoNow blogger Stephanie Walker and her husband, Bob, will be featured on KUOW(94.9) NPR this morning from Seattle.   Stephanie and Bob will be talking about the wild chain of events that she writes about on her blog “Love in the Time of Foreclosure.” You can hear the streaming of the guest appearance here on NPR’s... Read more »

Looking for a job? Hire Learning is for you

We have over 100 experts on ChicagoNow, but it’s hard to imagine any can have as much of an impact on your life as Ron Culp, who today launches Hire Learning, a blog offering career advice to young professionals. Ron has been mentoring young people for many years, and is not new to the blogosphere.... Read more »

"Ask Dr. Jeff" launches

Please welcome our newest blog to the site, “Ask Dr. Jeff.” Dr. Jeff Weinzweig, better known as Dr. Jeff, is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon here in Chicago. He’s joined the blogosphere as a means for shedding light on common misconceptions regarding all things plastic. You can submit questions or photos for Dr. Jeff, and... Read more »

The week in review

Big week here in Life & Style, we welcomed four new bloggers to the site. Eliza Siep of “Pretty Cheap,” launched over the weekend, with a goal of keeping Chicagoans looking good on a low budget. Thus far she has given us a multitude of drugstore discounts and tips on staying pretty after getting caught... Read more »

Welcome "The Windy City Rounder"

  We launched an exciting new blog today, “The Windy City Rounder,” written by Chasse Rehwinkel. I’m so happy to be bringing Chasse and his blog onto ChicagoNow. His blog brings something totally original to the Life & Style offerings.   Chasse talks the art of gaming over on ‘Rounder,’ and we’re not talking the kind of... Read more »

New blog launches

Let’s take the time to welcome our new beauty blog, Pretty Cheap, to ChicagoNow. Blogger and beauty insider, Elza Siep, will be traipsing about Chicago looking for the best beauty buys, keeping your glamour high and wallet full. Siep is an experienced beautician and will also bring us informative “how- to” lessons on everything from... Read more »

The week in review

In Fashion… Barbara Glass showed off the personal street style of local ladies with a feature on black and white prints. She also gave us a peak at the new Jimmy Choo line for H&M. Also in shoes, Brandon and Arlene of Styled in Chicago featured a hilarious account of her first Louboutin purchase. As always, the Wear Windy City blog... Read more »