Posts tagged "Labor Day Weekend"

The History of Labor Day

The History of Labor Day
For many Labor Day is the end of summer and an extra day off from work. It also is the beginning of the school year for children. Millions of people will be celebrating in their back yards barbequing chicken and hamburgers. But what really is the history of Labor Day? Through the years the nation... Read more »

Chicago Summer Comes to an End: A New Beginning

Chicago Summer Comes to an End: A New Beginning
Oak Street Beach on Labor Day Weekend Labor Day has passed and Halloween candy is stocked in the CVS and Walgreen stores. The children are back to school and hot, tanned college students are back on campus now drinking at the local pub, instead of Lincoln Ave or on Oak Street Beach.  Summer is over.... Read more »