Category: Chicago

Fire & Ice at Vertigo Sky Lounge

Fire & Ice at Vertigo Sky Lounge
Vertigo Sky Lounge is set to transform the season on January 13th for the official re-launch of the Fire and Ice winter patio. To commemorate its return, the dana hotel and spa’s penthouse lounge has partnered with Akira for an exclusive fashion presentation unlike the city has ever seen. Fire and Ice converts the 1,000 square foot patio... Read more »

5 Body Myths, Debunked by Science

5 Body Myths, Debunked by Science
Sometimes we all do really stupid things. But in some cases misinformation and urban myths play a BIG role in our stupidity. Hair grows back thicker when you shave it! Reading in dim light turns you blind! Peeing on a jellyfish sting will soothe the pain! We are all guilty of them and it is time to... Read more »

SIGHTINGS: Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks at The Boundary

SIGHTINGS: Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks at The Boundary
Chicago Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane was at The Boundary, 1932 W. Division this past Sunday. He was shooting a nationally televised documentary series for HBO that follows Kane in his day to day routine. He was there watching the Bears play the Chiefs. He was friendly and was taking pictures with the staff.
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SIGHTINGS: Matt Forté and Victoria's Secret model Elsa Hosk at Water Tower Place

SIGHTINGS: Matt Forté and Victoria's Secret model Elsa Hosk at Water Tower Place
VS PINK at Water Tower Place was all abuzz as VS PINK Model Elsa Hosk and Chicago Bears Running Back Matt Forté met with fans in-store on December 6, 2011. The duo made the special visit to meet with 100 lucky fans for photos. Their extraordinary visit supported the promotion of holiday gift picks, the PINK NFL Collection and the new standalone store... Read more »

Chet Hanks Needs To Stop Partying and Hit The Books!

Chet Hanks Needs To Stop Partying and Hit The Books!
Chet Hanks aka rapper Chet Haze, Tom Hanks’ son, knows where his priorities are. The student/budding rap star was spotted partying the night away at celebrity magnet TZAR Ultra Lounge (215 West Ontario) Thursday night (Dec. 1st). Haze reportedly stayed out until 2am dancing and toasting drinks with a group of male friends and enjoying the club’s... Read more »

Art Smith to Open NY Restaurant with Lady Gaga

Art Smith to Open NY Restaurant with Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga served up a little bit more than turkey on her ABC special A Very Gaga Thanksgiving.  The star enlisted Chicago celebrity chef Art Smith to repurpose old Sicilian family recipes and even shared how her and the celebrity chef met on Oprah last year. The chef now counts Gaga as a very close friend and is even set to... Read more »
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Jennifer Hudson: “We’re Still Getting Married”

Jennifer Hudson: “We’re Still Getting Married”
Jennifer Hudson had a lot to say on the American Music Awards red carpet. The diva told told  “Access Hollywood”  exclusively: “We’re going to get married,” said Hudson when asked about the wedding. “I know they said we had broken up. We’ve never broken up. We’re like ‘Where did that come from?’” Recently there have been... Read more »

Holiday Tips From Amanda Puck

Holiday Tips From Amanda Puck
Pop Sugar Chicago always has a lot of great tips but this one is the absolute best! PSC sat down with my favorite lady Amanda Puck, of PR firm The Experiential Agency (a national agency that counts Hermés, Marc Jacobs, and the Ritz-Carlton among its clients) to dish out holiday tips on everything from shopping and party... Read more »

OPENINGS: Filini, Highball Lounge and Barrelhouse Flat

OPENINGS: Filini, Highball Lounge and Barrelhouse Flat
Jam Restaurant (Logan Square) – Logan Square gains Ukie Village’s loss: one great brunch spot with a new dinner menu to boot. 3057 W. Logan Blvd. Chicago, IL 60647 (773) 292-6011   Barrelhouse Flat (Lincoln Park) – Violet Hour and Aviary vets put a new spin on the speakeasy-style bar. Pig out on pig face poutine and cotton candy.... Read more »
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Behind The Scenes With Rihanna

Behind The Scenes With Rihanna
Go behind the scenes and watch Rihanna as she goes over her wardrobe and prepares for her recent ‘X Factor’ performance. Talk That Talk! Rihanna on WhoSay For gossip and tips email me at lashonda.matlock@gmail.com