When Peter Bergen Krauss met Amelia Canham Eaton in the summer of 2006, the two weren’t exactly strangers.
When Christina Fan traveled to Shanghai in 2011 for business, she had no idea that several months later, she would call the city home. But after the Chicago native and designer was introduced to Apple employee Toby Snuggs by a mutual friend, she couldn’t deny the instant chemistry.
Chicago Bears players stepped off the field and onto the philanthropic scene this holiday season: DJ Williams took a mother and her children shopping for gifts Dec. 17, and Major Wright (above) surprised kids and families at Comer Children’s Hospital with a visit Dec. 20.
When wine and spirits writer Lauren Viera signed up for an online dating site in 2008, she didn’t expect to find anyone who met her unique list of requirements, which included “must love hardwood floors” and “knows that spelling always counts.” That is, until she connected with Chicago Park District Special Projects Manager Jason Tinkey.
As a cheerleader at Driscoll Catholic High School, Ashley Miller rooted on the football team as they cinched four state championships. Little did she know that 13 years later, she and the star defensive tackle Luke Mroz would be celebrating their own victory: saying “I do” in front of 160 friends and family members.