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About chitownstarconnections

Melanie Christy is am actress/singer who came to Chicago to pursue her dreams of acting. Coming from a small town in Ohio she has been enjoying the things that city life has to offer like great cuisine from all parts of the globe, parties with great people including celebrities, gorgeous fashions and of course fun! Follow her, read her blog and learn about all the amazing adventures you can be a part of throughout Chicagoland! Jennifer Hedrick is the photographer and techie for our blogs. She was born and raised here in Chicago. Her love of photography started when she was a child. She has photographed many celebs, events, fashion shows and more. She also considers herself a bit of a foodie and loves food porn. Her other loves include her nieces and nephews, animals and the shows Castle, Chicago Fire, Chicago PD, Grey's Anatomy and Scandal.

“Anything That Pushes the Envelope” Is How Erica M Views Style

 When you watch those ladies on the Red Carpet, you probably wonder who makes them look fabulous. It’s not just the hair, the dress, or the jewelry.  Girls also have to have fierce footwear. One of these shoe divas, is … Continue reading

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Art vs Commerce Brings The Make Up Show to Chicago

 One of my favorite events that I look forward to every year is The Make Up Show. It is a celebration of the visual , rather than the other senses. It is also a way that beauticians, make up artists, … Continue reading

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Pizzeria Due Presents Thin Crust Pizza with Deep Dish Attitude

Chicago has long been known for pizza , deep dish or thin crust. Almost every tourist or vendor , can tell the story of when they had their first slice and where they had it. When you talk about Chicago … Continue reading

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Kerry Rocks the Disney Carpet for Cars 3 Premiere…

Tonight at Disneyland , Kerry did it again. On a Red Carpet evening where she shared the spotlight with such stars as Owen Wilson, Larry the Cable Guy, and Nathan Fillion, Kerry walked it with like it was a runway … Continue reading

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Sandal Weather is Here…You Could Use a Pedi Pro

The cold temperatures have finally gone away and the sun is out. Time for flip flops, sandals, and the beach. Oh no! you take off your socks and your feet are a mess. They are dry , cracked, and the … Continue reading

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Just A Few Steps Away From It All…Jake Melnick’s Corner Tap

There are many places to eat in downtown Chicago and in the heart of River North, they range anywhere from the upscale bistros of the five star hotels to McDonalds and Chick Fil A. It depends on what you want … Continue reading

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Pamper Yourself with Pinky Up!

With the exception of a short time in the nineties, I am a lifetime tea drinker. My mother made me tea and toast on the first day of kindergarten and I would rather go to Argo than Starbucks.  Oolong Tea … Continue reading

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