May 15, 2012 |
Lincoln Park's newest resident is one a lot of neighbors may have already met. The three-story tall, half-naked woman residing on the Vitamin Water XXX ad at Sheffield/Wrightwood/Lincoln intersection, just blocks away from DePaul's campus, is hard to miss. And some students are not rolling out the welcome mat. Shortly after the advertisement went up, DePaul Junior Emily Edwards started an online petition asking Glaceau, the company that manufactures Vitamin Water, to remove it. The petition letter states, "The message seems to be more concerned with selling sexuality than encouraging a...
September 26, 2013 |
EAT (Free!) Farmers, Food & Fitness River North Crossfit 330 W. Ontario St. 312-643-0406 Healthy, delivered meal service CJK Foods hosts an interactive health-stravaganza where you can talk with Greg Gunthorp of Gunthorp Farms, Jordan Warners of Candid Wines, fitness writer Suzanne Ko and half a dozen others about healthy lifestyle options. Bonus: Each station includes complimentary snacks that tie into the expert's area of interest. 6-9 p.m. Saturday. RSVP requested: firstname.lastname@example.org . Oktoberfest Old Town Social 455 W. North Ave....
June 15, 2012 |
As we embark on beach season, SHAPE magazine will host its Summer Beach Tour from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at North Ave. Beach. The event will include fitness classes led by Chicago Athletic Club instructors and an exclusive class taught by Hollywood Trainer Jeanette Jenkins. Guests will also enjoy summer fashion shows, interactive beauty cabanas, product-packed gift bags and additional fitness classes including Turbo Kick, Latin Dance Fusion and Lakeside Vinyasa Yoga. But the fun won't stop there.