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The Wedding Project, Episodes 1 – 5

Catch up on all five episodes of Ashley & Erin in “The Wedding Project” before the BIG day, the Wedding Day, which debuts on Thursday, February 14th!


The Wedding Project – Episode 5, A Gathering for Family

Episode 5: A Gathering for Family Ashley and Erin discuss their family dynamics and what it took to prepare their families for their wedding day. Follow Ashley and Erin all the way to the alter in this candid, multi-part series as they share their thoughts about marriage, and why it is so important for each of them. To watch the entire series unfold, visit

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The Wedding Project – Episode 4, Planning the Wedding

Episode 4: Planning the Wedding In Episode 4, Ashley and Erin discuss how they each had hopes of getting married someday from childhood and they also discuss wedding day details. Follow Ashley and Erin all the way to the alter in this candid, multi-part series as they share their thoughts about marriage, and why it is so important for each of them. To watch

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The Wedding Project, Episode 3 -We’re Calling It A Wedding

Episode 3: We’re Calling it a Wedding! Follow Ashley and Erin all the way to the alter in this candid, multi-part series as they share their thoughts about marriage, and why it is so important for them. In this episode they discuss what they are calling their union. A civil union or a wedding? Also, we asked if they registered for toasting flutes. See

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OREO STANDS UP for Marriage Equality

In June 2012, Oreo posted a photo of a rainbow sextuple-stacked cookie to its Facebook page in honor of Pride month. While the responses were mostly positive, some commenters were outraged, even calling for a boycott of the product. Still, Basil Maglaris, Kraft’s associate director of corporate affairs, said that the positive comments on the post “far outweighed” the negative ones.


STAND UP Member Alexandra Eidenberg is Running for Congress!

We have recently learned, one of our own STAND UP members, Alexandra Eidenberg with The Insurance People is running for Congress! “I believe in immigration and immigration rights, but I know that us Chicagoans care about more than just that! I am dedicated to helping small business, women and the economy. While I will stay loyal to advocating for immigration rights I want to

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New STAND UP Sponsor, Century Pens

STAND UP is proud to announce another sponsor this week, Century Pens! CENTURY PENS Chicago’s only downtown Fine Pen Shop is 1300 square feet of marble and glass retail perfection. Within it’s “jewel box” walls you will find custom cases filled with pens from over 30 companies and representing every corner of the globe. With 31 years years of retail pen knowledge we’ll help

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