Two Boys, 5 And 7, Among Victims Of Holiday Gun ViolenceDozens of people have been shot this long holiday weekend, including two boys who were just trying to enjoy family parties for the 4th of July.
4th Of July Party EssentialsCreating a memorable family gathering for the Fourth doesn't have to be fussy or complicated. Here's how to set a sizzling table, serve a crowd-pleasing meal, and keep everyone entertained with minimal effort or hassle.
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Best Spots For A Mother's Day PicnicWhy not try something different for Mother’s Day this year? Instead of a Mother’s Day brunch, a spa treatment or breakfast in bed, how about treating mom to a picnic outside to enjoy the weather and nature. Mom can kick back, relax and still enjoy spending time with her family. She’ll enjoy homemade sandwiches Dad can make with the kids, or if that’s too adventuresome there are plenty of places where you can pick up some nice sandwiches and sides to take along with you.
Shedd Aquarium Goes For World Record With Earth Day PicnicIt's a little cold to have a picnic, but that's exactly what people are doing outside the Shedd Aquarium on this Earth Day.
Summer Picnic GuideAn afternoon picnic is one of the best parts about summer in Chicago. It's time to dust off those picnic baskets, lay back and soak up the sun. Here are a few do’s and don’ts from the City Of Chicago as well as some handy tips to help you pack the perfect picnic.
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