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Easter

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  • Community news for Colchester edition

    Colchester Business Association Tag Sale COLCHESTER - On Sunday, June 14, The Colchester Business Association 34th Annual Tag Sale on the Green is coming. Early Bird signup rate of $30 for members is available until Tuesday, May 5, after which the...
  • Spending to top $16 billion for Easter, retail group says

    Spending to top  $16 billion for Easter, retail group says
    Consumer spending for the Easter holiday, on apparel, decorations, gifts, candy, food and flowers, is expected to reach $16.4 billion this year, a trade group said Monday. Nearly 90 percent of shoppers in a National Retail Federation survey said they...
  • Easter's appeal -- hope and forgiveness

    Two Christian saints died last week, and I can only imagine the Easter they are experiencing this morning in heaven. The first, the Rev. Robert Schuller, was the renowned preacher of what critics called a "soft Gospel." He started the megachurch movement,...
  • Colchester edition community news

    Colchester Business Association Tag Sale COLCHESTER - On Sunday June 14, The Colchester Business Association will hold its 34th Annual Tag Sale on the Green. Early Bird signup rate of $30 for members is available until Tuesday, May 5, after which the...
  • Plan now for Easter fun

    It may be too early to dye the eggs, but registration deadlines are fast approaching for Easter egg hunts, bunny brunches and other events in the south suburbs. Here's a sampling of activities to get your holiday hopping. Alsip An Easter egg hunt for...
  • Village Board Briefs: Police plan egg hunt, job fair comes to town

    The following items were discussed and/or action was taken at the Village of Lincolnwood board of Trustees meeting on March 17. Auditing services contract renewed Warrenville-based auditing firm Lauterbach and Amen, LLP, was re-contracted as the...
  • Fundraising saves Antioch's Easter Egg Hunt

    Fundraising saves Antioch's Easter Egg Hunt
    Despite the cancellation of village-sponsored Easter festivities in Antioch, a fundraising campaign has ensured that the community will still have an Easter Egg Hunt. Antioch Trustee Jay Jozwiak, who is running for re-election, and Ed Macek, a trustee...
  • Eight tips for a healthier Easter basket

    Eight tips for a healthier Easter basket
    Q. Can you suggest ways to get away from filling an Easter basket with candy without the child feeling deprived? A. “Kids are all about quantity,” says pediatrician Dyan Hes, a Great Neck resident and medical director of Gramercy...
  • Easter events spring up around Florida

    Easter events spring up around Florida
    Florida is always ready to celebrate a holiday, and Easter, on Sunday, April 5, this year, is no exception, with festivities throughout the state including Easter egg hunts, religious services and holiday feasts. Here are just some special events at a...
  • What to expect from Lake Zurich's Easter events

    What to expect from Lake Zurich's Easter events
    The village of Lake Zurich's Park and Recreation Department is turning its Easter holiday festivities up a notch this year with three "egg-centric" events. On March 28, families can enjoy Breakfast with the Bunny at the American Legion in Lake Zurich...
  • Raising kids in an indulgent age — revisited

    The last time Dan Kindlon, Ph.D. and research and clinical psychologist, spoke to area parents was in January 2007, and it is fair to say that perhaps an almost — almost — a new crop of parents went to hear him speak on March 18. Kindlon is...