Chicago's Holiday Tree 2011: Holiday Tree or Christmas Tree?
Chicago, Friday, November 25, 2011. This week, Chicago’s new mayor, Rahm Emanuel, flipped the switch–a double switch of sorts–on the 97-year-old tradition of Chicago’s official Christmas tree.   The first switch, which occurred quietly earlier in the week, was a name switch.  Chicago’s official Christmas tree is now a holiday tree. The second switch took place... Read more »