PRE Fights Child Obesity

Sarah Russo, Culinary Manager of Chicago-based food startup PRE(r) Brands, guides a Common Threads student through a cooking lesson at PRE's kitchen in Chicago's River North neighborhood.

PRE® Brands Partners with Common Threads to Help Fight Childhood Obesity Better-for-you Food Brand Sets Goal to Send 300 Under-served Chicago Kids to Cooking School PRE® Brands, purveyors of better-for-you food, including a line of 100% grass fed and grass finished premium beef, will donate a portion of proceeds for every package of ground beef sold in the Chicago [...]

LOLLAPALOOZA 2014

Iggy Azalea performs at Lollapalooza 2014

LOLLAPALOOZA 2014 Coverage and Photos By Natalie Reehl From July 31 – August 2, the Windy City played host to one of the biggest and most fabled music festivals in recent memory. Chicago’s famed Grant Park was the scene where acts like Lorde, Iggy Azalea, Eminem, Outkast, Arctic Monkeys, Betty Who, Nas and many, many more. [...]

WILES FILMS: RETRO EDITION

Dreamgirls

WILES’ 10 Favorite Period Pieces There’s no better example of Girl Power through the ages than in period chick flicks.  Fans of period pieces know that there’s no better way to experience the sights, society and fashion of the past than through movies.  From Civil Rights era to antiquity, celebrate Women’s History Month with us [...]