Posts Tagged ‘ Aragon Ballroom ’

Stella Foster: Obama to celebrate 50th at Aragon

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July 13, 2011

The Aragon Ballroom will host the fifth birthday party of President Barack Obama according to a rumor circulated by Stella Foster of the Chicago Sun-Times. The entertainment will include Jennifer Hudson. A $38,800 per couple private dinner will also be hosted, Foster says. Read more at the Chicago Sun-Times.
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Uptown may become music mecca

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March 5, 2011

Are the pieces finally coming together to make Uptown a music destination comparable to Nashville or Memphis? According to the Sun-Times they are. Quoting Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel: “You have the Riv , you have the Aragon. … We have a downtown theater district. Should there be an Uptown music district, given our history...
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Rahm considers Uptown music district

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March 3, 2011

According to the Sun-Times music critic about an XRT interview with Rahm Emanuel: “the one nugget he dropped about a vision for the city’s music community was his suggestion of creating a targeted music district, similar to the downtown theater district. He didn’t declare, he merely posed a question.” “You have the Riv [Riviera...
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