See & Plays

[Video] 15th Annual Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy

[Video] 15th Annual Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy

The 15th Annual Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy, an event organized by the Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce, took place on June 27th at the Ping Tom Memorial Park along the south branch of the Chicago River in Chinatown. Along with the boat tournament, the day consisted of children’s activities, entertainment programming, and more.

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It’s a “Summer Like A Local” Kind of A Stay at the Loews Chicago Hotel

It’s a “Summer Like A Local” Kind of A Stay at the Loews Chicago Hotel

Just a few months ago our family had a little staycation and scoured our favorite city while staying at the Loews Chicago Hotel and since my kids are finally on summer vacation, we decided to continue on with that adventure. There is still more to discover in and around the hotel so off we went! After […]

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Meet Chicago’s New Lady, Chicago Elite

Meet Chicago’s New Lady, Chicago Elite

A new beauty docked in at Navy Pier and it was the perfect reason for a celebration! $1 million dollars went in to the redesign of the private charter yacht, Chicago Elite, and her new look is sure to be the talk of Chicago this summer. Yesterday I attended the christening of the Chicago Elite […]

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Eats & Sips

#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

The Peninsula Chicago Hotel kicked-off the summer with The Terrace #LuxuryRedefined party that wow-ed us all!

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A Dining Experience for All Senses: Loews Chicago Hotel’s Rural Society

A Dining Experience for All Senses: Loews Chicago Hotel’s Rural Society

One of my perks as the First Lady of Loews Chicago Hotel is to invite my social influencer friends to a Chef’s Tasting dining experience at Rural Society, located in the Hotel. Naturally, I invited my #ChicagonistaLIVE Show friends to join me at Chicago’s newest Argentine Steakhouse, Rural Society. We knew we were in for […]

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#LoewsChicago Got Social with Local Chicago Bloggers [PHOTOS]

#LoewsChicago Got Social with Local Chicago Bloggers [PHOTOS]

Loews Chicago welcomed an amazing group of local bloggers for a Loews Chicago tour, Rural Society lunch, and the live broadcast of The #ChicagonistaLIVE Show that took place at the Rural Society, Loews Chicago’s Argentine restaurant. Bloggers toured the rooms and learned about Loews Chicago’s dedication to our beloved city of Chicago from the inspiration […]

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Shops & Services

Bet you can hear them now! Verizon is opening a Destination Store in Chicago’s Magnificent Mile

Bet you can hear them now! Verizon is opening a Destination Store in Chicago’s Magnificent Mile

Verizon’s General Manager Frank DiBetta is settling in Chicago from New Jersey to open up the new and exciting Verizon Destination Store and we were just there this morning for a media sneak peek of their new place before they officially open tomorrow. The store front is still covered up with red curtains but I […]

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Williams-Sonoma Lincoln Park Opening Celebration [pics]

Williams-Sonoma Lincoln Park Opening Celebration [pics]

The new Williams-Sonoma store in Lincoln Park held a private event to celebrate its new store location and Chicago cooking school. The event was hosted by the new WTTW Check, Please! host Catherine De Orio, Andrew Kaplan, and Nina Mariano. Local restaurants like Spiaggia, RPM Italian, and Perennial Virant, provided the food.

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Kick-off The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard with Water Tower Place

Kick-off The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard with Water Tower Place

This outstanding festival will once again take over downtown Chicago’s famed shopping Avenue for 12 fun-filled days of fashionable events. From Thursday, August 22, through Monday, September 2 (Labor Day), Water Tower Place, along with the city’s top restaurants, retailers and hotels, will combine fashion, food, fitness and fun for an experience you won’t want […]

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Art & Leisure

#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

The Peninsula Chicago Hotel kicked-off the summer with The Terrace #LuxuryRedefined party that wow-ed us all!

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Meet Chicago’s New Lady, Chicago Elite

Meet Chicago’s New Lady, Chicago Elite

A new beauty docked in at Navy Pier and it was the perfect reason for a celebration! $1 million dollars went in to the redesign of the private charter yacht, Chicago Elite, and her new look is sure to be the talk of Chicago this summer. Yesterday I attended the christening of the Chicago Elite […]

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Robots Took Over Chicago!

Robots Took Over Chicago!

You can’t miss this! A new exciting exhibit is in place at the Museum of Science and Industry called Robots Revolution supported by Google.org officially opened and will run through the entire summer. “You’ll have the chance to interact with robots that have rarely been shown to the public before and discover their astonishing skills. […]

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[Video] 15th Annual Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy

[Video] 15th Annual Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy

| June 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 15th Annual Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy, an event organized by the Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce, took place on June 27th at the Ping Tom Memorial Park along the south branch of the Chicago River in Chinatown. Along with the boat tournament, the day consisted of children’s activities, entertainment programming, and more.

Continue Reading

#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Peninsula Chicago Hotel kicked-off the summer with The Terrace #LuxuryRedefined party that wow-ed us all!

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It’s a “Summer Like A Local” Kind of A Stay at the Loews Chicago Hotel

It’s a “Summer Like A Local” Kind of A Stay at the Loews Chicago Hotel

| June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Just a few months ago our family had a little staycation and scoured our favorite city while staying at the Loews Chicago Hotel and since my kids are finally on summer vacation, we decided to continue on with that adventure. There is still more to discover in and around the hotel so off we went! After […]

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