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Mother's Day

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Top Mother's Day Articles

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  • Ask Amy: Boyfriend's spending risks relationship

    Ask Amy: Boyfriend's spending risks relationship
    Dear Amy: I have been with my boyfriend for nine months, living together for five. I give him money on a weekly basis to cover my half of the rent and utilities. A few weeks ago, he confessed that he had spent all of our combined money. This almost got us...
  • It's OK to be sentimental about Mother's Day

     It's OK to be sentimental about Mother's Day
    There's always someone who will tell you, most usually in a nattering voice, that Mother's Day is all about the greeting card companies. Or that Mother's Day is only for the florists, chocolatiers and hectic Sunday restaurants and hotels offering...
  • Chicago area classical music picks

    Chicago area classical music picks
    Chicago Children's Choir: Former Chicago jazz vocalist Kurt Elling guests for "Dancing in the Street," a program of freedom songs. Josephine Lee directs. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph St.; $15-$60; 312-334-7777;...
  • Review: Susanna Phillips and Eric Owens present Schubert

    Review: Susanna Phillips and Eric Owens present Schubert
    If the Chicago Symphony Orchestra had an intimate performance space appropriate for art-song programs, such events might not be such a hard sell and we might more often hear concerts on the order of the wonderful all-Schubert song recital given by soprano...
  • Jazz Unites might be in the hands of an Ellington concert

    Jazz Unites might be in the hands of an Ellington concert
    The concert that will unfold Sunday afternoon at the Harris Theater will be more than a tribute to Duke Ellington and more than a Mother's Day jazz soiree. It's no exaggeration to say that the performance by the Duke Ellington Orchestra with vocalist...
  • Working mom survey of best/worst states misses key factor: Dad

    Working mom survey of best/worst states misses key factor: Dad
    Nothing says Happy Mother's Day like a well-intentioned but completely infuriating survey. WalletHub released a study today, timed to coincide with Mother's Day, ranking the best and worst states for working moms. The study is based on nine metrics,...
  • What can be learned from public reactions to Shutterfly's email gaffe?

    What can be learned from public reactions to Shutterfly's email gaffe?
    Shutterfly spent a good portion of yesterday tweeting apologies to incensed customers on its email list. Earlier in the day, the online-photo-printing company sent out a mass email congratulating people on their new arrivals. The email was part of a...
  • Interstate 78 fatality shows need for crackdown on road hogs

     Interstate 78 fatality shows need for crackdown on road hogs
    For reasons too complicated to explain here, it was decided that the Mother's Day gift, a large potted flower plant, would not be taken home after Sunday's family gathering west of Harrisburg. Instead, promises were made that the plant would be picked...
  • Grandmother of slain boy, 15: 'He went just like his father'

    Grandmother of slain boy, 15: 'He went just like his father'
    The grandmother of a 15-year-old boy slain in the West Pullman neighborhood on Mother’s Day said her grandson died just like his father four years ago: gunned down on a Chicago street. “He went just like his father. He got shot twice,”...
  • A week after Mother's Day, mom can help you get $10 off 1980s music festival

     
    Hopefully, you did something nice for your mother last Sunday on Mother’s Day. Now, “mother” can do something nice for you – if you like 1980s music, that is. “Mother” can save you $10. Comcast Spectacor, the company...
  • Moms are free at Sigal Museum on Mothers Day

     
    Bring Mom for free to the Sigal Museum to see the Easton museum’s newest exhibit "Heart and Soil: Our Farmers, Our Legacy," on dispay through Oct. 13. Photographer Rick Smith’s 10 year project was documenting local farms and farming families....