Despite knowing one another for years, it wasn’t until 2011 that Jasper Nowell, then food and beverage manager for PUBLIC Hotel, attempted to hire Shaun Rajah as an events manager. But before they could develop a professional relationship, things got personal between the hospitality gurus. “The timing...
Holiday shop: Stock up on festive goodies at the Bitter Betty Holiday Bazaar, featuring records, jewelry, housewares, art and more from local artisans and small businesses — and don’t forget to treat yourself to the market’s Bloody Mary bar and spiked hot chocolate.
It was an uneventful day for Brenda Robinson — the local entertainment lawyer was en route from Los Angeles to Chicago after one of her frequent business trips. But for Antoine Casanave, a luxury real-estate broker and developer, it was one of those days when everything was going wrong — after running...
When Prince William and Kate Middleton announced their engagement in 2010, the soon-to-be Duchess debuted in a blue wrap dress to match her blue sapphire and diamond sparkler. The engagement ring was crafted in 1981 for Princess Diana by Garrard, official jeweler to the royal family.