CHICAGO (CBS) — Some lucky lovebirds get a jump on 2022.
Cook County Clerk Karen Yarbrough conducted a live drawing for the first county marriage license of the new year.
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Included with the license, a variety of gifts ranging from gourmet meals to dancing and cooking lessons, courtesy of top Chicago restaurants and businesses.
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The clerk’s office invited couples tying the knot to enter the drawing. More than 80 couple were in the drawing.
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The happy couple will exchange vows on January 3rd in the clerk’s annual first wedding ceremony of the year.