Easter

Archbishop Blase Cupich celebrating Easter Mass at St. Julie's in Tinley Park. (Credit: CBS)

Archbishop Cupich Celebrates Easter Mass In Tinley Park

For his first Easter as the leader of the Archdiocese of Chicago, Archbishop Blase Cupich celebrated mass at St. Julie Billiart Parish Tinley Park instead of at Holy Name Cathedral.

04/05/2015

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Hippity Hoppity Good Forecast For Easter Weekend

Forecasts call for very little chance of any precipitation over the Easter weekend, and Sunday could bring temperatures in the low 60s, with partly sunny and slightly breezy conditions.

04/03/2015

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Make This Classic Italian Easter Bread Recipe

Celebrate Easter Sunday with Easter bread just like grandma used to make. Jody Scaravella, author of “Nonna’s House,” shows you how with this easy to make recipe.

04/03/2015

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11 Exotic Chocolates for a Sweeter Easter

Fancy some Pop Rocks Truffles or an Enchanted Mushroom? We found 11 exotic chocolate treats to make your Easter even tastier.

04/02/2015

Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich leaves the alter following his Installation Mass of at Holy Name Cathedral on November 18, 2014 in Chicago. Cupich was named in September by Pope Francis to succeed the retiring Cardinal Francis George. (Photo by Antonio Perez-Pool/Getty Images)

“No Dibs” For Cupich’s Easter Sunday Mass In Tinley Park

There will be no “dibs” for seats in the pews at a Catholic church in Tinley Park on Easter Sunday, when Archbishop Blase Cupich will be celebrating Mass.

03/31/2015

Easter Egg Hunt

Best Places To Shop For Easter Basket Goodies In Chicago

Feel the seasonal rebirth with Easter Basket options at any of these unmistakably Chicago businesses.

03/24/2015

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Six Hurt In Shooting At Easter Party In Montomgery, Ill.

Six people are in the hospital after a shooting at an Easter party in west suburban Montgomery.

04/20/2014

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Best Easter Egg Hunts In Chicago

Celebrate Easter with the kiddos at one of these Easter egg events throughout Chicagoland. Here’s a round up of a few egg hunts and happenings this weekend.

04/17/2014

Searched for "Beyonce Bunny" and, low and behold, I found what I was looking for. Also, she's a virgo. (Credit: iam.beyonce.com)

Horrible Horoscopes: Virgo

Look at the high and mighty Easter Bunny, for example! He’s become so powerful, nay, so power-hungry, that he actually believes the law does not apply to him. Well one day he’ll come crashing down, Virgo, and no one will benefit from that.

04/02/2013

Kia Douglas and her son Kahlil. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Easter Bunny Visits La Rabida Children’s Hospital

You could hear the crinkling of cellophane as the Easter Bunny handed over 30 Easter baskets, going room to room.

03/31/2013

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Volunteers Spread Easter Joy To Chicago Seniors

Volunteers spread out across the city this Easter Sunday looking to provide a little holiday cheer to lonely seniors, reports WBBM’s Michele Fiore.

03/31/2013

Chicks, that are dyed with artificial colours, are sold at a street market in Beruit on March 28, 2012, to celebrate the Christian occasion of Easter. Lebanese traditionally buy coloured chicks in the lead up to Easter on April 6. AFP PHOTO / JOSEPH EID (Photo credit should read JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)

Bunnies And Chicks May Be Cute, But They Don’t Make Good Pets

Every spring, Linda Estrada with the Animal Welfare League says the agency starts seeing rabbits and chicks — Easter animals that people realize they just cannot take care of.

03/29/2013

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Easter Grass, Lilies And Chocolate Are Top Easter Threats for Pets

Brightly colored plastic grass, plastic eggs, Lilies and chocolate pose the biggest risk to pets at Easter time. These items may be symbols of the season but they can also make dogs and cats very sick and even result in death.

03/23/2013

President And Mrs. Obama Host Annual Easter Egg Roll

Hadiya Pendleton’s Family Invited To White House Easter Egg Roll

An invite to the White House Easter Egg Roll for the mother and brother of a teen killed in January near the Obama’s home in Chicago.

03/17/2013

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Skies Clear As Can Be, But Chill Hovers In The Air

There is nary a cloud in the sky Friday, but temperatures are hovering in the chilly zone that is expected for this time of year.

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Easter Egg Hunts In Chicago

Easter weekend is quickly approaching. Take part in the time honored tradition of the Easter egg hunt with your family. Here’s a round up of some of the egg hunts taking place this weekend throughout Chicago. Happy hunting!

04/06/2012

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Best Family Friendly Easter Brunches in Chicago

Easter calls for a festive brunch complete with colorful eggs and all the sweet treats of the season. Brunch options abound in Chicago, but here are my suggestions for unique brunch offerings this upcoming Easter.

03/23/2012

Honey Baked Ham

Best Spiral Hams In Chicago

Get everything you need for Easter including the all-important spiral ham, at one of these featured meat markets or delis. Most of these meat markets have been in business for over 50-years and have a wide variety of ham options to make Easter entertaining easy.

04/21/2011

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Where To Take Photos With The Easter Bunny In Chicago

Need to take your annual photo with the Easter Bunny? Here are 5 locations across Chicagoland to snap a pic with the famous bunny himself.

04/20/2011

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