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Women of Style
By Laura Hine and Marjie Killeen | September 11, 2015

Kelly Golden & Diane Donald
As busy mothers of three kids each, Diane Donald and Kelly Golden understand the need for clothes that can work for more than one part of the day. Donald is the wife of PGA golfer Luke...

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Play Dates
By Chandler Rollins | September 11, 2015

Gioachino Rossini’s Cinderella is unlike any other. In the Lyric...

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Just Peachy
By Kerrie Kennedy | September 11, 2015

Peach Carr is the Lilly Pulitzer of the North Shore, a season-eight Project Runway alum whose designs were dubbed “country-club chic” by TV’s arbiter of taste and style Tim Gunn...

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Funny Business
By Andrea Guthmann | September 11, 2015

It’s been more than 20 years since George Wendt held a seat at the beloved bar where everybody knows your name. His role as Norm Peterson in the long-running ’80s TV sitcom Cheers ensured that everyone in America knew his name. Born...

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Coming Home
By Laura Hine | September 11, 2015

You might have heard this fairy tale—at least parts of it—already. It starts with a beautiful 21-year-old from Waukegan meeting an up-and-coming star Chicago Cubs pitcher, Kerry Wood. Sarah was working in Chicago and attending college, but her story...

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Directing Destiny
By Laura Hine | September 11, 2015

“When I write my autobiography, it’ll be called Accidental Excellence,” Kimberly Senior jokes as we talk about the beginning of her directorial career as a musical theater major at Connecticut College. It’s funny because...

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Playing It Cool
By Tate Gunnerson | July 13, 2015

When Shelly Handman of Handman Associates first toured the recently constructed English Tudor-style home of his new clients—a hedge-fund manager and stay-at-home mother of two boys—he quickly deduced that its overly traditional, almost fussy...

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Beauty and the Beach
By Zlata Naumovski | July 13, 2015

Modern design, natural materials and three beach alcoves—cleverly defined by rising stone breakwaters— beckon North Shore residents to visit ...

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World Muse
By Kerrie Kennedy | July 13, 2015

What do you get when you mix two Winnetka friends with serious fashion-business chops (they were stylists), a passion for travel (they both own second homes in Colorado) and the desire for unique, stylish accessories that look great whether on the North Shore or the...

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Party On
By Andrea Guthmann | July 13, 2015

Is your child aiming for the NBA? Let him or her have a shot with Highland Park’s Toni Kukoc of the legendary Chicago Bulls dream team. Your child and nine friends get to shoot hoops for an hour with Kukoc at...

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Going Public
Michael Wren | Photography by Neil Burger | July 13, 2015

“You’re going to like this one,” said our waiter as he slid a plate of chef Jasper Michael’s cold-smoked venison carpaccio onto our table. He paused for a beat—hoping, I suppose, to whet our appetites with a...

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Go Pro
By Wendy Altschuler | July 13, 2015

For your star-struck teen, Light Opera Works is offering an audition-only chance to be in the Broadway classic South Pacific. For 2 ½ weeks, students ages 13 to 18...

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