The “Duchess of DuPage,” who spent decades raising money for the Service Club, died today at 89.
“Bug bounties” from companies and federal agencies are helping pay his way to Stanford.
An exodus of high-profile board members has brought attention on the Hyde Park institution. According to the president, the problem boils down to one thing: money.
Counsul General John Saville hosted a fete to see Northwestern grad and Suits actress Meghan Markle marry Prince Harry.
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The high-end restaurant brought on a lot of high-profile investors, got a lot of A-list customers (including Oprah), and got the foot traffic to match. But some investors say they’re not getting to see the books.
It wasn’t quite a party fit for a billionaire, but a billionaire doesn’t need canapes to pack a ballroom with boldface names, especially when he’s the frontrunner for governor.
The Chicago journalist, fresh off awards for his huge biography of Muhammad Ali (and while working with Morgan Freeman and Ken Burns to adapt it), has signed on with FSG to tell an even more titanic tale.
She’s worked high-profile murder cases at 26th and Cal, but it was her college job that prepped her for her toughest audience.