McDonald's Workers Plan Strike, March In Union Park Wednesday Demanding $15/Hour WageThe employees working as cooks and cashiers are set to gather at Union Park, then march to a rally at noon outside of the company's West Loop headquarters.
Pitchfork Music Festival Announces September Return: Headliners Include Phoebe Bridgers, St. Vincent, And Erykah BaduOne-day and three-day passes are on sale now on the Pitchfork Festival website.
Dozens Rally In Union Park Against Evictions, For Help For UnemployedDozens of people attended a rally at Union Park on the Near West Side Saturday, calling for more financial support for the unemployed.
Chicago Opening Grant Park and Union Park For Protesters To Gather This WeekendThe city expects hundreds if not thousands to gather peacefully this weekend. In addition to opening up Grant and Union parks, portions of Lake Shore Drive will also be shut down to deal with the crowds.
Pitchfork Music Festival Canceled Due To COVID-19 Pandemic; Gov. JB Pritzker Says Illinois State Fair 'Highly Unlikely'"It can be pretty daunting to think about the future of live music right now, but know that we are fully committed to bringing Pitchfork Music Festival back in 2021," organizers said.
Lineup Announced For Chicago's Pitchfork Music FestivalChicago's Pitchfork Music Festival lineup was announced Wednesday.
CPS Leader Accuses Chicago Teachers Union Of 'Breach Of Trust'; CTU President Jesse Sharkey Remains Optimistic About Chances Of A Deal By MondayTeachers have been on strike since Oct. 17, and students have missed seven days of class as a result, matching the length of the last Chicago teachers' strike in 2012.
Chicago Rallies For March Of Our LivesWhat signs asked for, local students demanded during the rally.
March For Our Lives In ChicagoDespite the cold weather, tens of thousands of students are expected to participate in the march against gun violence.
Chicago Students To March In D.C.Chicago is also prepping for its own march to end gun violence.
Gun Control March Set For SaturdayPeople who couldn't make the trip to D.C. are preparing to protest here in Chicago.
Best Music Festivals Near ChicagoFrom big-name music festivals held in Chicago, to festivals just a short car ride away, you won't long for more options when it comes to live musical performances this summer.
Pitchfork Weekend BeginsCBS 2's Mai Martinez talks with event organizers, concert-goers and a Chicago doctor about what they expect.
Best Labor Day Celebrations In ChicagoGet out and enjoy Labor Day this year with these fun events in Chicago.
Hundreds Gather For May Day Rally For Immigration RightsHundreds of immigration rights activists have begun marching along Chicago streets from the Near West Side to Federal Plaza downtown, as part of an annual May Day rally calling for easing immigration laws.