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July 25th
Comic and writer Erin Judge is a renaissance woman. Not only has she appeared on NBC's Last Comic Standing and written for Salon, but she’s also penned “Vow of Celibacy,” a novel about a bisexual stylist for which she... Continue Reading
July 24th
A representative New Year's Eve I can’t have fun when I’m supposed to. Too much pressure. Prom overwhelmed me, but at least it only happened once. New Year's Eve shows up yearly, but thankfully only for one night. But... Continue Reading
July 10th
Artist Rebecca George grew up drawing. But without her father’s early support, she might not have won a scholarship to Maryland Institute, College of Art before later pursuing an MFA in Painting & Drawing at The School of the... Continue Reading
July 9th
Each year, The National Black Chamber of Commerce holds their annual convention in a different U.S. location. Lucky for Chicago, they’ve chosen us for their 22nd. The event brings together industry leaders, celebrities, influencers and more to share best.… Continue Reading
June 30th
Chicago novelist Michael Alan Peck may be in the process of writing a series called The Commons, but there's nothing common about the author or his contemporary fantasy series. He spoke with Our Town about his writing, influences and... Continue Reading