The Near North Side will get some major curb appeal in 2017 with the completion of NEXT (above, 347 W. Chestnut; Fifieldco.com), a luxury apartment building, featuring an outdoor pool and spa complete with cabanas, a fitness club, yoga studio, coffee bar and gaming center. Fifield Companies broke ground...
Score! Urban Initiatives’ Junior Board championed for Chicago children last month when it raised $41,571 — nearly twice its fundraising goal — for the annual Bus Campaign, which sponsors friendly soccer games for underserved kids in kindergarten through fourth grade.
Five-year-old Mia Gurevitz proves you don’t have to be big and strong to be a warrior: the cancer fighter and her mom, Lisa, of Deerfield, distributed over 120 SuperMax toy packages to patients at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital (225 E. Chicago) May 5 as part of MaxLove Project’s...
Above: A very glam goodbye to Maureen Lampert (right), who is retiring after nearly 20 years of service on the Oak Street Council. Toni Palumbo (left), store director of Oak Street’s Lanvin boutique, will step into Lampert’s (totally fabulous) shoes and oversee the chic council.