Around (Chi) Town: April Recap

Baseball, babes, crunk in the club and feathers.

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Meredith Gregory
April 1: There were models as far as the eyes could see at Factor Women modeling agency's New Generation of Faces event at Martini Park.
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TimeOut Chicago
April 1: Frenchie Davis, a 2003 "American Idol" contestant, helped Boystown favorite Roscoe's celebrate its 23rd birthday.
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Francis Son Photography
April 3: February 2010 Playboy Playmate of the month, Heather Rae Young, popped through Y-Bar to pop bottles with the holiday crowd -- kind of like an adult Easter Bunny.
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April 5: Play ball! White Sox fans celebrate Opening Day at The Cell.
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April 6: Lollapalooza releases the full lineup for the August 6-8 music festival.
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April 6: Angelo Kritikos, an Illinois Institute of Art student, wins a prestigious W magazine photography contest.
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April 7: Thirty-two women were named to compete for the title of 2010 Loop Rock Girl.
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April 8: Primebar Chicago celebrates its grand opening with a party hosted by CS Magazine.
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Natasha Hernandez
April 9: Le Passage throws a Moroccan Nights party with exotic decor and plenty of belly dancers.
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Eric Davidson
April 10: Hundreds don blankets with sleeves for the annual Snuggie Pub Crawl.
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April 11: Seven area salons competed in the Hair Wars competition at Enclave, featuring stylists, makeup artists, models, costuming, fashion lines & designers.
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April 12: Thousands descend on Wrigleyville for the Cubs home opener.
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Marcus Riley
April 12: Your 2010 Bears defense was in the house in support of Lance Brigg's charity event.
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April 15: The Shady Lady, a new upscale rock lounge and bistro opens in the former Garrett Ripley's space.
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April 15: Le Passage throws its popular monthly Glitter Party.
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April 15: Rapper Lil John guzzles Patron straight from the head gets the crowd crunk at RiNo.
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April 15: The International Academy of Design & Technology hosts its annual student fashion show, IMAGINE 2010, at The Great Hall at Union Station.
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Ryan Beshel
April 16: There was an Ed and Jillian sighting at the Child Cause event at Griffin Lounge.
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Alex Matthews
April 17: The Underground turns into a beach playground for the 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea fashion show.
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Meredith Gregory
April 22: Party of the month? CS Magazine and Mercedes team up to throw a spring fashion bash at the new Wicker Park dealership.
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Brendan Lester
April 23: Superstar DJ Mark Farina throws down at Sound-Bar.
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Marcus Riley
April 24: Valerie Bolon of Top Chef Season 4 fame, and Personal Chef Rachel Winpar host their latest Underground Culinary Speakeasy dinner.
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April 25: Lady Gaga-style breast plates for the ladies and fishnet-style accessories for the guys were just some of the standout items at AKIRA's spring/summer 2010 fashion runway show.
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Sonoma County Water Agency
April 27: The competition for Loop Rock Girl narrows to the Sweet 16.
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Darkroom Demons
April 28: The city's young and stylish celebrate the grand opening of Sofia Vintage on Oak Street.
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Marcus Riley
April 28: "America's Got Talent" hits Chicago for four live tapings at the Chicago Theatre.
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Cindy Barrymore
April 28: Some of Chicago's finest hit Sunda restaurant to support hometown hero Common, and the release of his new movie, "Just Wright."
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Meredith Gregory
April 29: Style-savvy shoppers hit Fashion Chicago 2010, StyleChicago.com's popular shopping events.
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