Archive for March 2016

April Events--Mark Your Calendars!

Spring is here, and these upcoming events in the City of Chicago are sure to keep your April exciting Mark your calendars and grab your friends for: WHAT: RedEye and Gentleman Jack, one of Jack Daniel’s premium Tennessee whiskeys, will host Toast to Traditions, an exclusive VIP cocktail event honoring local Chicago influencers. The celebration... Read more »

Okera Reveals: "I Couldn't Even Man-Up"

Okera Reveals: "I Couldn't Even Man-Up"
By Okera Hollis I grew up in a family where you had to go to work or school. I watched my mom go to work practically every single day. I have always been taught a man is supposed to work and pay his way. I was 27 when a friend from work called me to... Read more »

Morris tells: How God Forced Me to Change My Ways

Morris tells: How God Forced Me to Change My Ways
The Silence By Morris Brent At some point in life, most people approach a devastating crossroad that seems overwhelming. Some of us, unfortunately, have experienced such turbulence on multiple occasions and even repetitively, to the point where all hope is lost, including faith in ourselves and our spirituality. This is what happened to me. Living... Read more »
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Girls Night Out: Hot April Events!

Girls Night Out: Hot April Events!
By Devin Miller Spring is here, and these upcoming events in the City of Chicago are sure to keep your April exciting Mark your calendars and grab your friends for: WHAT: RedEye and Gentleman Jack present “Toast to Traditions” RedEye and Gentleman Jack, one of Jack Daniel’s premium Tennessee whiskeys, will host Toast to Traditions,... Read more »

Giveaway: Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight DVD!

Giveaway:  Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight DVD!
Claire LeBlanc Do you like Quentin Tarantino movies? Well, this giveaway is just for you. How about owning the hit film, The Hateful Eight on DVD? Read on. Synopsis of the film: “Six or eight or twelve years after the Civil War, a stagecoach hurtles through the wintry Wyoming landscape. The passengers, bounty hunter John... Read more »

After my Divorce, Every Area of My Life Was Damaged--But I Survived

After my Divorce, Every Area of My Life Was Damaged--But I Survived
By Khalid Scott Prior to my divorce, I heard folks say that “divorce is death for the living,” and never was a statement so true. After the divorce, EVERY area in my life was DAMAGED (spiritually, financially, emotionally, physically and mentally). I lost long-term friendships who sided with my ex-wife based on lies and then... Read more »
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Heartbroken? Nakita’s 30-Day Plan to Bounce Back

Heartbroken? Nakita’s 30-Day Plan to Bounce Back
By Nakita Nicci The pain of a heartbreak is one of the worst feelings imaginable. The unexplainable tingle in your tummy due to the lack of energy you have, it’s a process we’ve all experienced in our lives. Now, the million dollar questions are: “How do you really get over a breakup?” More importantly, “How... Read more »

Makeup: Dew the Hoola Contour Class w/ Benefit Brow Bar

Makeup: Dew the Hoola Contour Class w/ Benefit Brow Bar
Join us at Benefit Brow Bar Macy’s Water Tower Place for the exciting Dew the Hoola Contour class! Create your perfect look with the hottest bronzing products in the industry; the Hoola franchise by Benefit Cosmetics; Dew the Hoola Matte Liquid Bronzer / Contour Low and Get Your Glow and No beach? No problem! Book... Read more »

Pastor London Royal and 1st Ladies Declare War on Divorce

Pastor London Royal and 1st Ladies Declare War on Divorce
 By Deborah Olivia Farmer Event: London Royal, 1st Lady of Lifeline Church, invites women of all ages to the free “Winning Women’s” event that will take place at Lifeline Church, 1321 S. Austin Blvd., Cicero, IL., on this Saturday, March 19th at 6:30 p.m. Dynamic women of God from Chicago and the surrounding suburbs scheduled to appear include: Anna Hannah –... Read more »
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Video: Barbershop 3 Stars Chat About the Importance of Comedy

By Devin Miller The Icon theater on Roosevelt, in Chicago, shone bright with star power for the Barbershop 3: The Next Cut premiere. (The film opens April 15 nationwide!) The third installment of the film series included most of the original cast/characters including Ice Cube, and Cedric the Entertainer; as well as some new faces... Read more »