April 2017

From Hong Kong with Love: Spring Festival

From Hong Kong with Love: Spring Festival

When thinking of Hong Kong, a few images came to mind: high rises and a beautiful skyline, the freest economy on earth, one of the world’s leading financial centers, and a Westernized Asian city. Hong Kong is certainly very dear to my heart as it is the wonderful city where I was born. It is [&hel [...]

On The Move : Aisha Murff

On The Move : Aisha Murff

Alvin Ailey is a must see performance. It was held at the Auditorium Theatre March 22-24. This yeas show opening has a new routine “Evolution, Dream” which is an excellent performance of dancers in all green. After a brief intermission the show concludes with Alvin Ailey signature “ [...]

Man of the month – Stacey Moragne

Man of the month – Stacey Moragne

Evanstonian Stacey Moragne felt it was his duty to give back to the community that he was raised in. Moragne played varsity basketball at Evanston township high school. Upon completed college at the university of Massachusetts-Lowell he was as 2 time all American selection. Stacey Moragne continued [...]

The Ball Is In Your Court

The Ball Is In Your Court

       One of my favorite quotes is “There’s a difference between interest and commitment. When you’re interested in doing something, you do it only when circumstance permit. When you’re committed to something, you accept no excuses, only results.       When it comes to relig [...]

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Dreamfest 2017

Please join us for an evening of cocktails, food, and wonderful live and silent auctions in support of this year’s Summer Camp scholarships for 45 Youth.  Also we will honor one of our own, Lois Hauselman, 2017 recipient of the Camp of Dreams’ President Award.

Congratulation to Champagne and Beyond”s Janice Wilson

American Red Cross to Honor Local Heroes The 15th Annual Heroes Breakfast is Thursday, April 27 at 7:30 a.m. at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave in Downtown Chicago CHICAGO, IL (March 6, 2017) —The American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois is honoring local people who demonstrated acts of heroism in the […]

Q & A with Angela Brown

A proud Indianapolis, Indiana native, Grammy-nominated singer Angela Brown insists opera chose her. From a young age, she sang in her grandfather’s church and witnessed the beautiful vocals of her mother, who’s also an accomplished visual artist. So it came as no surprise to her family that she’d grow into the renowned vocalist she is […]

“Healthy China Forum” Held in Beijing

March 17, 2017 The 10th Healthy China Forum was held in Beijing on March 17 at the New Media Building of People’s Daily. This forum was organized by People’s Daily Online and Health Times, and attended by speakers and guests from both the medical field and publishing houses. Amid the Internet era when on-demand reading […]

Charlie Parker’s Yardbird

Lyric Unlimited presents the Chicago premiere of Charlie Parker’s YARDBIRD Performances March 24 & 26 at the Harris Theater Acclaimed tenor Lawrence Brownlee stars in the chamber opera based on legendary jazz saxophonist Charlie Parker Chicago (2/14/17) – Lyric Opera of Chicago and Lyric Unlimited are proud to present the Chicago premiere of a jazz­infused […]