Monthly Archives: February 2012

Katie Check Out O’Hare’s New Wine Bars

Airport bars keep getting classier. O’Hare International Airport recently opened up its first wine bars. Read my thoughts about it on RedEye. 

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Katie Reports on Chicago’s Newest Festival

We’re Chicogans, meaning we’re beer lovers. This must be why we have a new beer-focused festival coming to town this March. Read my article about the Chicago Beer Festival on RedEye.

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Katie’s anti-Valentine’s Day

A little late on the post here, but I did a round-up for RedEye of some non-Valentine’s Day parties that went down in ChiTown this year.

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Katie’s Dance Floor Plans

I’m always down to check out new local bands. Last week I was invited out to see funky soulsters Dance Floor Plans. Read my (very positive) review of these guys on Gapers Block now.

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Katie’s Case for College

After a recent New York Times article surfaced regarding a 20-year-old whose website advocates not going to college. This spurred a discussion in the RedEye newsroom and we eventually decided to post both sides of the argument. Read my thoughts … Continue reading

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Down With Katie

Canadian rap group Down With Webster are headed to Chicago this weekend. Read why I think you should check out their show on Gapers Block.

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Katie’s Favorite Mannequin

I’ve been following pianist/singer Andrew McMahon’s career for nearly a decade, so I’m always thrilled to check out his bands’ live shows. I was there last week when Jack’s Mannequin rolled through Chicago. Review and pictures up now on Gapers … Continue reading

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STS9 + Katie

I celebrate Sound Tribe Sector 9’s decision to hit up Chicago during their “Great Cycle Spectacles” concert series, with a review on Gapers Block.

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iKatie Apps

Thought it would be cool to find some cool Chicago-themes iPhone and Android apps. Check out the gallery I put together on RedEye’s site now.

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Katie’s Favorite Virgins

Last week at RedEye one of our cover stories focused on young people that choose to remain virgins until marriage. I thought it would be fun to make a gallery of some famous virgins to compliment the story on our … Continue reading

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