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Chicago School Teacher Melissa Clark Strike...

Jun 29, 2014No Comments

Chicago Public Schools teacher who is riding the waves of her R&B hit song Gold

Goodman Theatre Scene Soiree

Jun 26, 2014No Comments

Jordan A. Porter-Woodruff                                                                                                        Japwoodruff@gmail.com   The Goodman Theatre’s third annual Scene Soiree took place on Saturday, June 21st at

N'Movies: “Think Like A Man Too”

Jun 24, 2014No Comments

This is a man’s point of view of the movie “Think Like A Man Too.” I went to this movie a little biased and jaded.

On Q with Curtis McClain

Jun 24, 2014No Comments

  Welcome to House Notes, where you get caught up and introduced to everything House.  House music is a genre of dance music that started

Think Like A Man Too – Vegas Style!

Jun 23, 2014No Comments

Let the good times roll! Bigger, better and funnier only describes the surface of Think Like A Man Too. While the original film, Think Like

“Fathers, Please Stand UP!”

Jun 19, 2014No Comments

This is to the MEN! Fathers that are doing their part in raising their children, I commend you! Fathers that are helping to raise productive

SEAWAY CHANGES

Jun 19, 2014No Comments

  Walter Grady President of Seaway Bank retires after 30 years of service on July 31. Mrs. Veranda Dickens is the Chair of the Board making

N'The Loop June 28 |Corey Barksda...

Jun 17, 2014No Comments

Corey Barksdale is an anointed and gifted singer, songwriter, artist and philanthropist, whose faith in God and transparency keeps him grounded. His tremendous vocal talent

Ruby Dee: Legends Live Forever … ...

Jun 16, 2014No Comments

  Her work, her spirit and her authentic love for the arts and humanity, sparked an interest in Ruby Dee that became infectious. The flash

Ruby Dee: Legends Live Forever … &quo...

Jun 16, 2014No Comments

  Her work, her spirit and her authentic love for the arts and humanity, sparked an interest in Ruby Dee that became infectious. The flash

Young Womens Leadership Charter School: Ann...

Jun 12, 2014No Comments

By Jordan A. Porter-Woodruff         JAPWoodruff@gmail.com   In its 6th year the Young Women’s Leadership Charter School has had another successful luncheon. Taking place

New Music: Chicago Artist Melissa Clark

Jun 11, 2014No Comments

From Chicago Public Schools Educator to now embracing her dreams of becoming a recording artist, Melissa Clark is ready to share her story and journey

Top Chicago Young Professionals Auxiliary C...

Jun 09, 2014No Comments

                                                 

Millennium Park 10th Anniversary Summer Cel...

Jun 05, 2014No Comments

    When Millennium Park opened on July 16, 2004, it transformed an industrial wasteland into Chicago’s showplace for cutting-edge art, architecture, landscape design, music

Tasha Page Lockhart: Strength & Diffe...

Jun 04, 2014No Comments

                              Her voice spawns with conviction – like dark angels are

Tasha Page Lockhart: Strength & Differ...

Jun 04, 2014No Comments

                              Her voice spawns with conviction – like dark angels are

Win A Pair of Tickets to See “Motown the ...

Jun 02, 2014No Comments

How well do you know your Motown Trivia? Answer ALL the following questions correctly and you may be the lucky person chosen to attend! Please

Check Out The New Trailer For EARTH TO ECHO...

May 30, 2014No Comments

                              In Relativity’s PG summer family adventure movie, Tuck, Munch and

3x Brain Tumor Survivor, Chicago Actress/Si...

May 29, 2014No Comments

Chicago actress and vocalist, Donica Lynn (Chicago Opera House: Duke Ellington’s Queenie Pie), will hold her bi-annual, “Today’s A Good Day” tribute concert on Monday, June 9th at the

Advanced Screening | How To Train Your...

May 28, 2014No Comments

You’re invited to an advance screening of the new 20th Century Fox film, HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2. Enter for a chance to win

Six Vision Board Tips for Entrepreneurs

May 22, 2014No Comments

“Sisters in success” and serial entrepreneurs Peytyn Willborn and Nikki Burnett have had their fair share of triumphs. From humble beginnings in housing projects, divorce

Chicago Party Band, Sweet Diezel Jenkins, L...

May 21, 2014No Comments

Chicago based Party band, Sweet Diezel Jenkins, will hit the stage of The Shrine on May 29th, 2014.  The mash-up, cover band is known for

FRESH OFF ALICIA KEY’S “SET THE WORLD O...

May 19, 2014No Comments

    RAII and Whitney Keaton return home to perform their original material for the first time over Memorial Day Weekend on Sunday, May 25, 2014 at

FRESH OFF ALICIA KEY’S “SET THE WORLD O...

May 19, 2014No Comments

    RAII and Whitney Keaton return home to perform their original material for the first time over Memorial Day Weekend on Sunday, May 25, 2014 at

Nigeria's Boko Haram Kidnapping Outrag...

May 15, 2014No Comments

While Chicagoans are hoping and praying that the violence here subsides, thousands of miles away Nigerians are tormented with the horrifying kidnapping of young girls

The C.H.A.M.P. Community Project Tees–Off...

May 15, 2014No Comments

                      The C.H.A.M.P. Community Project will host its First Celebrity Pro Am Golf Outing on

GODZILLA: Advanced Movie Screening! Win Pas...

May 07, 2014No Comments

Warner Brothers invites you to an advance screening of the film GODZILLA in theaters Friday, May 16th. Enter for a chance to win passes to

Allison Semmes – Promising Chicago Talent...

May 06, 2014No Comments

It has been three – four years since Hyde Park native actress/singer, Allison Semmes, has been back home in Chicago. Now she’s having a great

Black Ensemble Theater: One Hit Wonders Now...

May 02, 2014No Comments

Black Ensemble Theater Founder and CEO Jackie Taylor announces the world premiere musical One Hit Wonders by Black Ensemble Theater Associate Director Rueben D. Echoles

Chi Anti Vi: Youth-Driven Initiative Acts o...

May 02, 2014No Comments

“From Apathy To Action” is their tagline. Their movement is to approach community ills and violence with active solutions. The slice of hope buried in

You're Invited! "Neighbors" ...

May 01, 2014No Comments

You’re invited to an advance screening of Universal’s new film, Neighbors starring Zac Efron and Seth Rogen. Enter for a chance to win passes to

You're Invited! "Neighbors" ...

May 01, 2014No Comments

You’re invited to an advance screening of Universal’s new film, Neighbors starring Zac Efron and Seth Rogen. Enter for a chance to win passes to

N'Terior: Balancing Your Bedroom with ...

Apr 24, 2014No Comments

I’m sure you’ve heard the term feng shui (pronounced fung shway) before, but do you actually know what it means? Feng shui is an ancient

Law Roach: The “It” Guy Behind The “I...

Apr 23, 2014No Comments

    Making his way into the upper echelon of must-see stylists, former Chicagoan Lawrence Roach lives and breathes fashion. Depending on his mood, the

Transcendence in Theaters Tomorrow starring...

Apr 17, 2014No Comments

Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp) is the foremost researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective

Marcus Norris: A New Musical Talent In Our ...

Apr 16, 2014No Comments

  The Windy City is about to see the launching of a seriously talented young brother in Marcus Norris, who is openly publicizing his senior

Brick Mansions starring Paul Walker and RZA...

Apr 16, 2014No Comments

SYNOPSIS In a dystopian Detroit, abandoned brick mansions left from better times now house only the most dangerous criminals. Unable to control the crime, the

La Rabida Children's Hospital joins th...

Apr 16, 2014No Comments

  Pharrell’s “Happy” from the ‘Despicable Me 2’ soundtrack  continues to propel and insert its energy and good vibes into people all over the world. The

La Rabida Children's Hospital joins th...

Apr 16, 2014No Comments

  Pharrell’s “Happy” from the ‘Despicable Me 2’ soundtrack  continues to propel and insert its energy and good vibes into people all over the world. The

Should You (Do You Tip) For Bad Service?

Apr 16, 2014No Comments

        Tipping has become such an established social norm. Most people expect to be tipped when offering a service to clients. I believe that

YOUR LOVE – FRANKIE KNUCKLES (January...

Apr 11, 2014No Comments

By Randy Crumpton, Entertainment Attorney There’s usually a point in the evening when the room snaps. Everybody falls into step and the whole room moves

Love Cork Screw: Wine For The Whimsical

Apr 09, 2014No Comments

An Event Within A Bottle   “Give me coffee for the things I can change and wine for those that I can’t.” I lifted this

Laugh Out Loud 2014 !

Apr 03, 2014No Comments

                                Tickets: www.laughfactory.com or call 773-327-3175

Kiwi's Boutique Prom Dress Giveaway!

Apr 02, 2014No Comments

                                                 

Acts of Love introduces the “Family Liter...

Mar 27, 2014No Comments

“Can I keep these books?” This turned out to be the most asked question during  William Hall’s visit to Memphis, TN. during the Acts of

Win Passes to see "Draft Day" bef...

Mar 25, 2014No Comments

  Synopsis: On the day of the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver (Kevin Costner) has the opportunity to save football in Cleveland when he

Win Passes to see "Draft Day" bef...

Mar 25, 2014No Comments

  Synopsis: On the day of the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver (Kevin Costner) has the opportunity to save football in Cleveland when he

ACTS OF LOVE'S "FAMILY LITERACY A...

Mar 21, 2014No Comments

Acts of Love kicks off its Family Literacy Academy with a series of events to support the launch of their first installation of the academy

ACTS OF LOVE'S "FAMILY LITERACY A...

Mar 21, 2014No Comments

Acts of Love kicks off its Family Literacy Academy with a series of events to support the launch of their first installation of the academy

“The Best Birthday Present Ever!” Chica...

Mar 21, 2014No Comments

“Winning the lottery was the best birthday present ever; I still can’t believe it!” Diane Jenkins told Illinois Lottery staff when she presented her winningFabulous