Food Vacations

unforgettable cuisine, Louisiana, Charleston, San Francisco, NYC, Chicago, Chinatown, craft beer, wine

  Food Vacations by Amy Lignor   It is a fact that many people out there in America base their vacation choices on nothing more than food. Oh, yes, it may be wonderful to have that perfect view or the buzzing nightlife of a certain locale, but being able to have those incredible aromas hovering […]

Bawdy Road Romp Opens as #1 Comedy at the Box Office

Girls Trip, Chicago, Malcolm Lee, Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Tiffany Haddish,Jada Pinkett Smith

  Girls Trip Hits Chicago! by Kam Williams Bawdy Road Romp Opens as #1 Comedy at the Box Office Universal Pictures’ Girls Trip made a spectacular debut on its opening weekend, raking in over $30 million at the box office. The hilarious road romp, directed by Spike’s cousin Malcolm Lee (The Best Man), co-stars Regina […]

Faces Change in Free Agency

Jay Cutler, Mike Glennon, Logan Ryan, Miami Dolphins, Chicago, Tennessee Titans, NFC clan, Brandon Marshall, Kenny Stills, Torrey Smith

  Faces Change in Free Agency by Amy Lignor   Just this past week the National Football League’s brand new pre-season went into play, with deals and steals happening from one coast to the other. These days are all about transactions and transformations (hopefully positive ones) to teams that need help. The biggest news came […]

Spike Lee Offers Solution for Chicago Gang Violence in Timely Morality Play

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  Chi-Raq Film Review by Kam Williams Spike Lee Offers Solution for Chicago Gang Violence in Timely Morality Play Just when we were ready to give up on Spike Lee, wouldn’t you know he’d reassert his relevance with a decent inner-city drama decrying the gang violence in Chicago? Ironically, this timely tale is based on […]

Cubs V. Mets: Youth, Predictions & A Whole Lot of Fun

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  Cubs V. Mets: Youth, Predictions & A Whole Lot of Fun By Amy Lignor   Yes, the Mets lead. Game 1 is in their win column, but if they think those Cubs are going down easily, they should think again.   This is one of the very first times in the sports nation where […]