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M.E.D.I.A. Girls Foundation Kick Off Event Equals Success

Kristin Decker & Joanna Aguirre Enjoying the dinner that was served for the Panelist.
Last night we made history!! After all the planning, all the hard work, all the anticipation; The M.E.D.I.A. Girls Foundation Event came to fruition. One thing that we realized is event planning is hard and we are not the best at it but that was not the mission last night. Our mission was to be... Read more »

Flair TV Launches M.E.D.I.A. Girls Foundation

Flair TV Launches M.E.D.I.A. Girls Foundation
Motivated    Educated    Dedicated    Individually  Amazing  GIRLS!!!! The M.E.D.I.A. Girls Foundation Kick Off Event is HERE!!! Mark your calendar!! Join us September 21st, 2011 at The Lighthouse Youth Center between 6:30pm -8:30 as we celebrate the launch of our new foundation. FREE Admission, FREE Food and a slew of influential Media Mavens on our panel to... Read more »

Weekend Events: Be Inspired This Weekend

Weekend Events: Be Inspired This Weekend
This weekend the city of Chicago has a lot to offer. If you are looking for a little pick me up or a casual night on the town, we have a few events that made Flair TV’s Fab List. Check out our list of weekend festivities and if you happened to attend one of them... Read more »
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Lady Hennessy Model Tocarra in Chicago

Local Chicago Rapper Doughboi & Tocarra
This weekend in Chicago brought nice weather and great events. I had a chance to spend my Saturday evening with the spokesmodel of Hennessy & former America’s Next Top Model contestant Tocarra. The event was held in downtown Hyde Park at the most funkiest clothing store & barber shop, PHLI (pronounced FLY & its acronym... Read more »

Rainbow Push Helps Me Give Back To Chicago Youth

We showed a video presentation on the history of Rev Jackson & Rainbow Push
A blizzard swept through the city less than a week ago and Chicago parents pressed their way through cold and snow for my Dance.Music.Theatre Workshop. Some corner of the world may know of my contributions to the entertainment industry as a ChicagoNow journalist or as a Flair TV host & producer. However, in the shades of the limelight I... Read more »

OPEN presents "Stars For Hope" for Pakistan's flood victims

Posing with Glee's Iqbal Theba and The AZK Group
The Organization of Pakistani Entrepreneurs Network (OPEN) have joined forces with Oxfam America and Karachi Relief Trust to provide humanitarian assistance for the victims and great efforts to rebuild Pakistan overall.  What better way to effectively raise funds for such a devastating crisis? That’s easy. You host a star-studded benefit luncheon on a Sunday afternoon... Read more »
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Gloss Magazine celebrates at 3 Peas Art Lounge

Gloss Magazine celebrates at 3 Peas Art Lounge
Last night, the pay box for the parking meter on 16th St. read ‘No Payment Needed Until January 14.” At that moment, with my quarters in hand, I knew it would be a good night. Gloss Magazine Online had already begun celebrating its launch at the Three Peas Art Lounge in Chicago’s South Loop area. The special... Read more »

Pink Party Chicago 2010 makes a difference for women!

Pink Party Chicago 2010 makes a difference for women!
Kristi Dawson is courageous. In fact, she’s a giver too. She said so herself at her foundation’s Pink Party Chicago event held on Saturday in Chicago’s West Loop area. The Big City Swing dance studio was beautifully transformed into an elegant affair set to raise funds for breast cancer through the Love Yourself First Foundation.... Read more »

Celebrating Bishop Brazier at Rainbow Push HQ

Celebrating Bishop Brazier at Rainbow Push HQ
It’s been just two weeks since we lost Gospel legend Albertina Walker. Yet, Chicago’s hearts are heavy again in the passing of Bishop Arthur M. Brazier, a man whose contributions to the community are still making a positive impact. Rainbow Push Headquarters were full today, encompassing Bishop Brazier’s family, friends and long time supporters during... Read more »
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Country Club Hills Mayor & staff give us some Geo-Soul...

Country Club Hills Mayor & staff give us some Geo-Soul...
They were warm. They cracked funny jokes. They talked about pop culture. They gave us a side of them that the community likely never gets to see. Who was this, you ask? Dwight Welch, MayorHenrietta Turner, City ManagerMargaret Seltzner, Dir. of CommunicationsChanay Mackey, Risk Manager/HR Dir. The Mayor and Management Team of Country Club Hills... Read more »