Parties

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DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard Party

Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.

06/16/2014

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Loop Alley Parties To Offer New Perspective Of Downtown

The Chicago Loop Alliance has planned a series of five “placemaking” events to get workers to stick around for parties in the alleys after business hours, and get people to think of the alleys in the Loop in a different way.

05/01/2014

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Decorate Your Home For Halloween Without Breaking The Bank

Halloween is almost here, which means it’s time to begin decorating your home.

09/26/2012

Dianne McGrath has taken up shooting as a hobby, and she finds it relaxing. (CBS)

For More Women, Ladies’ Night Out Includes Time At The Shooting Range

More and more women are buying guns and learning how to use them. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.

04/30/2012

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Family Friendly New Year’s Eve Guide To Chicago

Not everyone can stay awake all the way until midnight, but everyone likes to have fun on New Year’s Eve! These family-friendly New Year’s Eve events let you ring in the New Year a little early, with a little less noise and adult festivities, while maximizing the excitement.

12/23/2011

Mammogram parties like this one are designed to make women feel less intimidated by the procedure. (CBS)

Mammogram Parties Take the Edge Off Procedure

Mammograms are life-saving tests a lot of women put off because they’re intimidated. But hospitals are finding new ways to make them more appealing – they’re called mammogram parties. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

10/24/2011

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Host A House Party With Free Food, Fun & Gifts

How about this for your next party? You provide the guest list and major manufacturers provide the food, fun and free gifts. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on why some of the biggest retailers in the nation are throwing parties for everyday people.

CBS 2–12/22/2010