Fire dept. party for families of fallen firefighters

December 20, 2009 3:15:21 PM PST
The Chicago Fire Department's Gold Badge Society held its annual Christmas party Sunday at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers.Members came from the families of fire fighters and paramedics who have died in the line of duty.

The society says it is the only fire service support group of its kind in the country.

The party was sponsored by the hotel as a way of thanking the families for their sacrifices.