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Carson’s Trendevous Fashion Event

September 16, 2006 – Carson Pirie Scott showcased top fall fashion trends in ready-to-wear, shoes, and handbags for 2006 in a runway fashion show. Carson’s customers viewed fashions from lines such as Lauren Ralph Lauren and Jones New York Signature and enjoyed expert trend advice, inspired by the runway show, from host, Stacey-Wallace Albert. Attendees also delighted in complimentary breakfast, mini makeovers, and gift bags with store goodies.

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Features Sweet SpotsFor our roundup of bars and clubs we posed questions real Chicagoans might ask when searching out great nightlife. And we found answers: swanky lounges, hot dance clubs, out-of-the-way gems, and more. That’s EntertainmentStuck in a routine? These fresh ideas will put some life into your night. Dramatic Effectby Mara TappRobert Falls ignited … Read more

Long Time Coming

After Jovan Mosley was charged with a murder he says he didn’t commit, he spent nearly six years in Cook county jail just waiting for his day in court. His case highlights problems with our justice system

Writers on the Record with Victoria Lautman – Mary Gaitskill

Photography: Lautman Marc Hauser Once dubbed Manhattan’s “downtown princess of darkness” for her literary forays into psychosexual subjects, Mary Gaitskill has since retreated to the bucolic countryside of upstate New York and to a professorship at Syracuse University. Her writing, however, remains finely honed, mesmerizing, and brutally honest. Veronica, Gaitskill’s second novel, snagged a National … Read more

Power Broker

In a takeover that’s anything but hostile, a son reconceives his father’s business and introduces the iPod generation to the custom details of Balani bespoke suits. PLUS: Sales Check