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RNBA Marketing Chairman is promoted to Publisher of Concierge Preferred

Jim Gilligan, RNBA's Marketing Chairman, previously served as Concierge Preferred's Vice President of Advertising and joined the company's team in 2005, originally as Director of Sales. As Publisher, Gilligan is assigned to the mission of continuing to seek and develop marketing opportunities to allow Concierge Preferred partners to stay ahead of the game in attracting Chicago's lucrative tourism…

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: November 07, 2013 FULL STORY

Divvy Bikes in the Snow - DNAinfo Chicago has Answers

What will happen with the Divvy Bike sharing company when the weather in Chicago turns inclement? 

"All stations will be available year-round, though we'll reduce the bike fleet on the street to match ridership," said Elliot Greenberger, a spokesman for the Divvy. As winter weather rolls in, some bicycles will be moved to storage to reduce exposure to the elements. Divvy owns about 3,000…

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: October 30, 2013 FULL STORY

Celebrate Howl-O-Ween with West Loop Veterinary Care

West Loop Veterinary Care will host its 4th Annual Howl-O-Ween event for area dogs and the people who love them. This year's Howl-O-Ween festivities will be from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 26 in the Dog Friendly Area of Mary Bartelme Park, corner of Sangamon and Adams. 

Costumes are welcome for the pet parade and photo contest and there will be treats for all! More…

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: October 24, 2013 FULL STORY

NBC's Chicago Fire spin-off filming on State St. bridge

NBC's Chicago Fire spin-off, Chicago P.D., has been filming for the series entirely in Chicago since September. The show is set to debut on January 8th at 9 p.m.

Earlier this week, crews prepared the State Street Bridge for a scene. The northbound side of the bridge was closed to vehicles and pedestrians on Sunday as a scene depicting a traffic accident on the bridge was…

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: October 22, 2013 FULL STORY

PINKTOBER is Tonight at the Hard Rock Cafe

Join the Hard Rock Cafe (63 W. Ontario) TONIGHT at 8 PM to acknowledge PINKTOBER and enjoy a concert in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Bands include DJ or No DJ, The Carnabys, and Donnie Biggins of the ShamsBand and tickets are just $10 for all ages.

For details, go to Hard Rock Cafe

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: October 16, 2013 FULL STORY

Wildfire Chicago is Now Open for Lunch

Wildfire Chicago (159 W. Erie) is now open for lunch Monday through Friday. Whether it's a casual meet-up with friends, business meeting or celebratory lunch, Wildfire Chicago is now available for all of your lunch needs. Stop by today!

Wildfire is a Lettuce Entertain You Restaurant, with five convenient Chicagoland locations. Contact Marissa…

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: October 15, 2013 FULL STORY