Orlando Massacre Not Dampening Spirits At Chicago Pride FestSaturday marked the start of two weekends of gay pride in Chicago, with Pride Fest kicking off this weekend, and the Pride Parade set for next weekend; and the nightclub massacre in Orlando very much on people’s minds.
Increased Security Expected For Pride Fest, Parade After Orlando MassacreIn the wake of the Orlando nightclub massacre, Chicago police were stepping up patrols ahead of Pride Festival this weekend.
Two Injured When Car Drives Into Pride ParadeAbout 2:50 p.m. Sunday, a 60-year-old man’s vehicle crashed into the parade route in the 3700 block of North Halsted Street, police said.
46th Annual Pride Parade Caps Historic Week For LGBTQ CommunityThe parade starts at Montrose and Broadway and heads south down Halsted to Belmont and then back on to Broadway before ending at Diversey and Sheridan.
Float Makers Make Final Preps Ahead Of Pride ParadeCBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot takes a sneak peek at some of the top secret floats.
Celebrations Erupt In Chicago After High Court Affirmation Of Same-Sex MarriageThe timing of the U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide couldn’t have come at a better time for Chicago’s gay community, which is celebrating Pride Weekend.
Best LGBT Pride Events In ChicagoCelebrate National LGBT Month in Chicago by checking out this list of musical performances and parade information.
Pride Parade To Stay In Lakeview; Activist Petitioning For Move DowntownDespite some opposition from some members of the community, the annual Pride Parade will stay in the Boystown area of Lakeview this year.
Tunney Asks Residents If Pride Parade Should Move DowntownAfter saying he’s open to moving the annual Pride Parade out of Boystown, Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) has launched a survey to find out if the community would support moving the parade downtown.
City Holds First Pride Parade Since Same-Sex Marriage LegalizedOver one million people attended Sunday's Chicago Pride Parade, according to an estimate from Chicago Police.
850,000 Turn Out For Expanded Pride ParadeThere was plenty of pride in the Uptown and Lakeview neighborhoods on Sunday, as a record crowd turned out for the annual Chicago Pride Parade.
Tunney: New Route Will Keep Gay Pride Parade More ManageableOfficials say this year’s Gay Pride Parade will be more controlled—and manageable—that last year’s parade, which drew nearly 800,000 people.