Articles by Barbara Keer
After 150 years the Chicago Historical Society has been renamed the Chicago Historical Museum. Following its opening September 30th, a celebratory year is planned
A gala evening featuring Puccini's Turandot opened Lyric Opera of Chicago's 52nd season. Sets by legendary artist David Hockney blended perfectly with Puccini's music.
Octopi, an inventive line of clothing that spread from Brooklyn to Los Angeles, is currently available at the HABIT boutique in Chicago's Wicker Park.
Chiang Mai, Thailand is a beautiful, enchanting city and a wonderful place to visit.
What is daVinci's real code? The Museum of Science and Industry tells all until September 4, 2006.
I found Cardiff to be a wonderful city to visit - It was full of surprises
Traveling in Wales with Paul Harris' "See Wales" day tours revealed many hidden treasures.
When visiting Cardiff, Jury's Cardiff Hotel is a delightful place to stay.
Allegorical Scene, a depression-era mural will be unveiled at Pulaski Park Field House, June 29th. The public is invited.
Chicago's North Shore has some wonderful restaurants for breakfast. Try some.
At last! The small, light weight, large screen, 3X Optical Zoom, 6 megapixel digital camera is here. It is the Nikon Coolpix S6
The University of Chicago's Court Theatre concludes a very successful 2005-06 season with the production of LETTICE AND LOVAGE.
There we were in London a few days after the first bombing and decided to explore "Shakespeare country".
Dallas psychiatrist and artist, Patricia Lowrimore, MD teams with Chicago artist/writer and public relations specialist, Diane Shrago to present MOQUEQUA , a collection of surreal and abstract art.
The David Mamet Festival concludes at Chicago's Goodman Theatre
The Garfield Park Conservatory in Chicago hosted the 7th annual chocolate extravaganza
Flower lovers will have their choice of the orchid show in Lincoln Park , the Garden in a City show at Grant Park or both.
Chicago presents is first Festival of Disability Arts and Culture...
The Cultural Connections program of the Field Museum is unique in that it uses the application of an anthropological framework to encourage understanding and apppreciation of Chicago's rich cultural diversity.
Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Robert Carsen's Vision of a Mythic Opera, Orfeo Ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck and libretto by Ranieri de'Calzabigi
The historic Civic Opera House in Chicago was dressed in style February 24, 2006, when the eighth Wine Auction sponsored by the Women's Board of the Lyric Opera of Chicago took place.
Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Der Rosenkavalier, an opera in three acts that tells an intriguing story of youth and age. The production models staging and costuming on the 1911 Dresden premiere.
Mardi Gras weekend will be celebrated with a special all-night pub crawl presented by Blues University in Chicago. This is its seventeenth year.
The 2006 Lyric Opera of Chicago production of Verdi's opera, Rigoletto, is truly memorable.
Joe Block, a nice guy from Chicago was selected by Ashton Kutcher to be one of the "geeks" in the reality show, "Beauty and the Geek".
Author, Michael Class, has developed an original approach to presenting History in which his son, Anthony becomes a time traveler through History.
Ronna Wineberg reads to an overflow crowd at "The Book Stall at Chestnut Court" in Winnetka, Illinois as the White Sox become World Series Champions
The Jazz Institute of Chicago has offered a tour of major Chicago jazz clubs for twenty two years.
What is an esplanade? It is a level, open space; especially, a public walk, often along a shore. On June 25,The Chicago Botanic Garden opened its grand esplanade.