Illinois Looks To Its Past, Future Amid 200th Birthday PartyThe Illinois Bicentennial party took place Monday night at Navy Pier.
Local Families Celebrate 'Day Of The Dead Xicágo' In Pilsen On SundayWhile the dates are often near Halloween, and skull imagery can be seen through both events, the two are not connected.
Making Your Royal Wedding Party A Smashing Success"If you don't have the budget to have a patisserie or a bakery help you, do little cookies and icing stacks and put a rose petal on top."
Blackhawks Win Can Be A Hangover For BusinessThe Blackhawks are the talk of Chicago today, but all that celebrating might not be good for business.
O'Hare Celebrating 50th Anniversary Of Dedication By JFKEven before the formal dedication ceremony in 1963, O’Hare had begun transforming from a former orchard into an economic engine for the city.
Great Lakes Naval Station Cancels July 4th CelebrationOngoing federal budget cuts prompted Naval Station Great Lakes in far north suburban Lake County to cancel this year's Independence Day celebration.
Non-Profit Holds Christmas Party For At-Risk Kids Non-profit charity Dreams For Kids is hosting the celebration at the Broadway Armory for more than 1,300 at-risk children.
Hundreds Turn Out To Break Fast After Sundown During RamadanThe month-long Muslim observance of Ramadan continues, and hundreds of people broke the daily fast after sundown the fast in the offices of the Council on American-Islamic Relations.
TV And Radio Legends Celebrate Opening Of New Broadcast MuseumDozens of radio and television pioneers got together Tuesday night in Chicago to celebrate the history of broadcasting.
Suburb Remembers Teen Whose Life Was Cut ShortIt would have been Kelli O'Laughlin's 15th birthday had she not been murdered late last year at her Indian Head Park home. Her friends and family remembered her Monday in joyful terms, CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
A Girlie Good Time in ChicagoEvery little girl (whether she’s 6 or 46) likes to be treated like a princess. A little bit of sparkle, a little bit of pampering and a whole lot of pink can sure take a girl far. Chicago has many options to make each girls feel special on her birthday or any day. From dress up-parties to interactive experiences, each shop has a different way to create an unforgettable celebration.
History of Father's DayFather's Day, the holiday set aside to celebrate dad, has been an institution for 101 years. But what is the evolution of Father's Day? How did it become the holiday it is today? One Father's Day historian offers his unique perspective on the third Sunday in June and after you read this, you too will be a Father's Day expert.
Police To Reckless New Year's Revelers: Watch OutAs the New Year approaches, city, county and state police are sending a clear warning to be safe.