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Founders Junior Council FASH BASH
Amazingly, this annual soiree just seems to get better every year. The predicted rain that prompted the move inside did not materialize, but the stifling heat made everybody grateful for the museum’s air conditioning. Fashionable party goers sipped, snacked and schmoozed before the sold out crowd of 540 show ticket holders ($750, $375, $250) retreated to the Great Hall for Ken Dewey’s Neiman Marcus runway show. Preceding it, DIA director Salvador Salort-Pons praised Neiman Marcus’ “moving exhibition” and announced that the Egyptian Galleries would be renamed in honor of the Founders Junior Council’s $1-million pledge. FJC president Amy Zimmer noted its mission – to give, connect and inspire a lifelong love of the DIA.
Jason Mood and Christopher Johnson , co-owners of The Meeting House in Rochester, have partnered with James and Gino D’Agostini to open a new food truck called Motor Powered Hospitality , with the D’Agostinis bringing their business experience to the management side of the venture. Only recently delivered to the team, the food truck appeared at the M1 Concourse in Pontiac during ...more»
ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS: In a year where predictions offered by political pundits are less accurate than the extended weather forecast in any given week, there is only one certainty: nothing is certain. From Donald Trump’s presidential nomination to Sen. Bernie Sander’s success in Michigan, the resulting uncertainty has many candidates on the lower portion of the November ballot worried, ...more»