There's still time to make reservations for Easter brunch.
Hilton Oak Lawn
Friday, March 29, 2013
Friday, March 22, 2013
This Easter, celebrate at one of the many local restaurants hosting a holiday brunch.
Easter is just around the corner and several local restaurants are hosting a holiday brunch. Check out the list below for a round up of nearby Easter brunches being held March 31. Where: 9333 S. Cicero Ave., Oak Lawn When: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost: $41.95 for adults, $19.95 for children younger than 12 years, children younger than 3 years eat free Highlights: Celebrate Easter with this elegant champagne brunch. Where: 5000 W. 127th St., Alsip When: 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., seatings every 30 minutes Cost: $33.95 for adults, $30.95 for seniors (older than 64 years), $17.95 for children younger than 12 years, children younger than 3 years eat free Highlights: This brunch includes crab legs, Chicken Marsala and champagne. Where: 11532 S. …
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Thirty-five years after his death, Diamond Joe Esposito is still taking care of business for best friend, Elvis Presley.
Diamond Joe Esposito, who spent 17 years working for and traveling the world with Elvis Presley, will be discussing the day the Beatles met Elvis at an intimate dinner tonight at the Hilton Oak Lawn. As a member of the Memphis Mafia, Esposito was Elvis’s road manager, right-hand man, and close personal friend from the time they were discharged from the Army up until Elvis’s death on Aug. 17, 1977. Esposito rew up on Chicago’s near-northwest side was just a few years out of Marshall High School when he was drafted into the Army in 1958. Elvis was already a huge star when he reported for duty at a small army base in Friedberg, Germany, three weeks after Esposito had arrived. The two saw each other around the base but didn’t actually meet …
Monday, February 18, 2013
One of Elvis's closest friends and road manager, Diamond Joe Esposito will discuss the day Elvis met the Beatles at special dinner at the Hilton Oak Lawn on Feb. 23.
Thursday, June 14, 2012
More than 40 Oak Lawn firefighters trotted up 12 flights of stairs at the Hilton Oak Lawn last Sunday in preparation for next month's Relay for Life event.
Looking at Elaine Brown, you’d never guess that there is a tumor growing in her brain. Pretty in pink at the Hilton Oak Lawn’s Tower Trot last Sunday that raised money for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life, Elaine is a cancer survivor and fighter. The 52-year-old City of Chicago auditor had a malignant brain tumor removed in September 2011 at Advocate Christ Medical Center. “I would get dizzy and lightheaded,” she said. “I started doing things that weren’t regular. I went to work twice without taking my coat and purse. I’d forget to leave for work on time, and leave my overhead garage door open.” After fainting at her parents’ house, they took her to Little Company of Mary Hospital where she was diagnosed. The surgery took place…