Posts byTara Longardner

Tattoo Artist Transforms Painful Reminders into Artwork

It’s difficult to erase the gang or drug life, or the torture of having been trafficked for the commercial sex trade, being a domestic violence survivor or a self-harmer. Scars, memories, criminal records, enemies, and fears – they all follow those whose lives were so damaged. And there’s the tattoos: The once proud proclamation of

Found Kitchen and GCFD Partner to Benefit Chicago's Hungry

Eclectic and elegant meet to create the atmosphere inside Evanston’s FOUND Kitchen. The wall of windows, mix-and-match seating and rustic wood furnishings give the restaurant a relaxed yet romantic feel. Monday night, FOUND was packed, but not with just any hungry diners. About 50 people gathered after regular hours at FOUND for “A Most Needed