Dating Safety Tips You Can Use

Dating Safety Tips You Can Use
You met Mr. Right online and you can’t wait to meet him in person. Great, offline dating can be fun but a few precautions should be taken. First, to re-state the obvious, you should always make the first meeting in a public place. That age-old idea of going ‘out to eat’ doesn’t sound so bad... Read more »

Ray Holycross: How To Avoid Online Dating Dangers

By now, you’ve likely heard of Ray Holycross. He’s the 29 year old man who is now referred to as the “Internet Casanova.”  He is accused of scamming dozens of women out of money and property across several states. He would meet them online and quickly develop a relationship. Eventually, he would let them know... Read more »

Is Erectile Dysfunction Affecting Your Relationship?

Is Erectile Dysfunction Affecting Your Relationship?
Chicago matchmaker, Mary Wright, recently opened up about a few sensitive topics including: erectile dysfunction and whether to have a threesome. Erectile dysfunction is very common and especially in older gentlemen. So, what is a woman to do about it? Mary says, “Erectile dysfunction can really sink the sexual momentum in a relationship. Luckily, there... Read more »
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Chicago Matchmaker: A Free Match to One Lucky Chicagoan

Chicago Matchmaker: A Free Match to One Lucky Chicagoan
Chicago matchmaker, Mary Wright, is offering to match one lucky Chicagoan for FREE. Calling all singles, this is your opportunity to find the perfect mate. With the recent developments in online dating, wouldn’t it be refreshing to find someone special and do it the old fashioned way? This offer is open to current residents of... Read more »

Manti Te'o: How to Avoid Online Hoax While Online Dating

Manti Te'o: How to Avoid Online Hoax While Online Dating
Online dating is both popular and unpredictable. Take the story of Manti Te’o, a talented football player for The University of Notre Dame, who was recently the victim of an online hoax. It could happen to anyone. A lonely guy browses the internet and comes across a picture of a beautiful girl. The two begin chatting... Read more »

HowAboutWe.com - A New Kind of Dating Site

HowAboutWe.com - A New Kind of Dating Site
HowAboutWe.com and other dating sites are nothing new. We’ve all seen them over the years. Recently, a new crop of dating sites have emerged with a new twist. The focus has shifted from the online experience to the offline experience. What happens after you meet that special someone? Planning a great first date can be... Read more »
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MB Financial Park at Rosemont for Oktoberfest 2012

MB Financial Park at Rosemont for Oktoberfest 2012
There is a new park in town. The recently opened MB Financial Park, in Rosemont, is a treat for locals and especially lovers. Need a place to take your next date? This is a great destination. The name is horrible but the rest is wonderful. The park is surrounded by restaurants, a comedy club, a... Read more »

National Singles Week - September 16 to 22, 2012

Welcome to Single Scene Chicago. You guessed it, this blog is about navigating Chicago while single. Furthermore, I’m a New York transplant who just landed in Chicago. Although I’ve visited in the past, I can truly say I’m new to this city. I’ve come for a mix of both business and pleasure. Coincidentally, I’m a matchmaker.... Read more »
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