Archive for September 2010

Check out some Edgewater Homes this weekend

Photo Credit: Anne Rossley via Flickr CC This weekend you can check out the insides of some beautiful homes during the 2010 Edgewater Home Tour going on this weekend! Head north to Edgewater this Sunday where the Edgewater North neighborhood will be featured in this annual event.  Meet at the Granville Avenue United Methodist Church... Read more »

Get Pre-Sale Tix to Video Games Live TODAY ONLY!

If you’re a gamer, you’re not going to want to miss the Video Games Live concert at the Chicago Theater on November 6 – in fact you can get pre-sale tickets TODAY ONLY! This is a one of a kind concert that brings the music of your most loved video games to life – it’s... Read more »

Horse Meat Disco Coming to Stardust @ Berlin

The creators of the fabulous London based party Horse Meat Disco are bringing their show to Berlin (954 W Belmont) on October 7th – and you won’t want to miss it. I’m a self-diagnosed Disco Queen, so when I started listening I was immediately hooked!  I think what I like best about is that I... Read more »

The Money Tree

Earlier this summer, author Amy Krouse Rosenthal hung 100 single dollar bills to a tree in Chicago to see what would happen. It’s not what you expect! Did you have a chance to partake in this experiment?

Tim Gunn Set to Visit Chicago and 'Make It Work'

Photo Credit:photophonic via Flickr CC Tim Gunn is coming to Chicago and he’s going to ‘Make it Work’ at Borders Bookstore at 830 N Michigan Avenue.   Tim Gunn, best known now as the mentor on the hugely popular ‘Project Runway’ will be at the Borders on the Magnificent Mile on Monday, September 13th at... Read more »

Andersonville to Host Dessert Crawl

Got a sweet tooth?  Then head to Andersonville for 5th Annual Dessert Crawl set for Sunday, October 3rd. Starting at noon, you can spend as long as you like enjoying all the Andersonville has to offer PLUS dessert – how can it get better than that? The Dessert Crawl has two routes for you to... Read more »

NOH8 Campaign to Make Stop in Chicago

The iconic photos – bright, stark white, NOH8 on the cheek and duct tape on the mouth – appeared shortly after Proposition 8 passed in California in November 2008.  Since then thousands of people have had their photos taken to show their silent protest against the ban on same-sex marriage – and now you can... Read more »

Hollywood Beach Closes for Season - but still needs cleanup!

You had a great time at Hollywood Beach this summer and now that the party is over it’s time to clean up.   Labor Day has come and gone and unfortunately that means that the Chicago Park District has officially closed all of the beaches in the city.   Even though we had a cool... Read more »

Harry Osterman to Announce Campagain for Alderman

State Representative Harry Osterman is set to make an announcement this evening on his running for 48th Ward Alderman. Stop by the Broadway Armory (5900 N Broadway) this evening at 6:30PM when he will make an official announcement of his entry into the Aldermanic race after it was announced earlier this summer that long-term Alderwoman... Read more »