From whatever angle taken, Easter brings further signs of spring. Check out <"a href="http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/Easter_Sunday_In_Chicago_Chicago.html" target="_new"> video from Easter celebrations, too.
Ah. Another year behind me. May I have a beer?
Last year, the Easter Bunny dealt with some inclement weather, if you recall.
Here's another Easter Bunny from Easter 2008.
But not this year. Easter Sunday offered sunny skies and an air of spring.
On Good Friday, the Brighton Park neighborhood reenacted the Stations of the Cross to enthusiastic crowds and commendation.
In one of the Stations of the Cross, "Jesus Falls a Third Time." See also a look at
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Gabriela Alonso, Elmhurst IL
This is a fish stick we found in our box of fish sticks at home in Elmhust. We call it the "Good Friday Fish Stick"!
On the less secular side of Easter, eggs were colored and appropriately stashed away for days before the actual arrival of the Easter Bunny.
Easter basket Polish-style
Come rain or come shine Lucy is always ready to pose.
You're kidding me, right?
Please don't take my picture like this.
Easter baskets beware! There's an Easter thief on the loose.
Those eggs go a long way, don't they?
Trisha and Ron Vreeman
We planned our Easter Egg hunt for our grandchildren in our front yard and they had help finding the eggs. The squirrel carried away their egg.
Isn't that an Easter egg on the right?
A Barrington barn looks decorated for Easter as spring comes to life around it.
So, with Easter over, the true business of spring gets underway. Check out video from Easter celebrations, too.