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In honor of Mother's Day, Chicago Woman asked local professional women to reflect on a fond memory shared with their mother or as a mother themselves. more

May 12, 2017 12:00 PM Family


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Is the chaos of life hitting a breaking point? Chicago Woman spoke with two women who live and breath meditation practice as certified Yoga Instructors and gave insight on how to achieve peace of mind. more

May 7, 2017 9:00 AM Health


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The winner of the 2017 Science Ambassador Scholarship—an annual prize given to women seeking degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics—has been awarded to a Maryland high school senior. more

May 5, 2017 12:00 PM Career

Chicago Woman held their May/June issue release party on Tuesday to celebrate all of the amazing women highlighted in the publication. more

Apr 20, 2017 6:59 PM New + Noteworthy

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April is National Sexual Awareness Month, a time to pause and focus on education and prevention. Ahead, a master list of non-for-profit organizations around Chicago dedicated to the lives of the survivors of sexual violence. more

Apr 19, 2017 10:53 AM New + Noteworthy

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Looking for an Easter dessert that will impress your guests? Save yourself some time in the kitchen and pick up one of these festive sweet treats instead! more

Apr 10, 2017 10:31 AM

In March, Female nonprofit leaders came together and spoke at the Giving Tree Associates Speaker Series titled "Still Shattering the Glass Ceiling: Women in Nonprofit Leadership Today" to promote the importance of the woman's role in nonprofits. more

Apr 8, 2017 9:00 AM New + Noteworthy

April is finally here and we have put together a roundup of events that will get you in the spring mood (even if that means staying inside on a rainy day!) more

Mar 31, 2017 12:00 PM Things To Do

Amy Woodbury was originally a professional dancer and choreographer based in Chicago and is now a painter and visual artist. She graduated with a degree in Modern Dance from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. more

Mar 27, 2017 12:00 PM Profiles

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Busy Chicago woman, Alderman Pat Dowell, shares what she does to relax and unwind on weekends to destress from her hectic workweek. more

Mar 19, 2017 12:00 PM Balance

To celebrate the accomplishments made by renowned broadcast journalist Merri Dee, YWCA and Fifth Third Bank hosted a night in her honor. more

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 PM Social Life

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Tina Aldatz is the CEO of premium beauty wipe company Savvy Travelers. She has won awards from the National Latina Business Women Association and the Mexican American Opportunity Foundation for her role as a woman in business. more

Mar 7, 2017 12:00 PM Entreprenuers

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Put on your favorite cocktail dress February 22 and celebrate your favorite tequila lime drink on National Margarita Day! We have created a roundup of restaurants around the city offering specials on this day loved by many. more

Feb 22, 2017 3:00 PM Drinks

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Whether it's going to a witty theatrical show or spending the day at a bourbon festival with your friends, Chicago Woman has you covered for exciting events going on in the city this weekend! more

Feb 17, 2017 9:00 AM Things To Do

Julie launched the Exceptional Women's Network (EWN), a non-profit, to provide more resources to women in pursuit of leadership. She provides workshops focusing on financial education and leads networking events on professional development. more

Feb 12, 2017 12:00 PM Profiles


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Kick back and enjoy time with the important women in your life this Galentine’s Day! Here's a list of things you can do with your gal pals to celebrate each and every one of you. more

Feb 8, 2017 3:00 PM Things To Do

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Come out for a two night event celebrating the voices of African American composers with a concert and panel discussion. more

Feb 5, 2017 3:00 PM Arts + Culture

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Whether you are rooting for the Patriots or Falcons, make this Super Bowl one for the books with a little help from our roundup. These restaurants and caterers around the city will help make February 5th a day to remember. more

Feb 2, 2017 9:00 AM Food + Drink

Karen Azarnia has exhibited nationally, and is a grant recipient from the Illinois Arts Council and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs. Her work has been featured in Newcity, Hyperallergic, and the Huffington Post. more

Jan 30, 2017 12:00 PM Profiles

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Celebrate the ‘Year of the Rooster’ by enjoying a delicious Chinese feast! We have put together a roundup of restaurants sure to impress. more

Jan 21, 2017 3:00 PM Restaurants

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