The 12-year-old girl was stabbed to death in Uptown earlier this month.
Supt. Eddie Johnson said the bill should put repeat gun offenders on notice that they will go to prison.
Near North Side police say they will step up DUI enforcement during an action-packed summer weekend.
David Purnell was acquitted of all charges after being arrested Jan. 1, 2014.
Little leaguers are helping rivals, Pride is in full bloom and a little girl has killer dance moves.
The move is designed to raise the standards for all CPS preschool students, officials said.
As CPS plans new neighborhood high schools, the share of students attending those schools is shrinking.
CPS has tweaked its message on closing National Teachers Academy and converting it to a high school.
Andrew Velasquez III, an ex-police officer and federal official, replaces Jeff Redding, who was fired.
They are protecting their nests, "and they can be pretty mean about it," one expert said.
Donovan was on his way with his family to get Christmas haircuts in December 2013 when he was killed.
The city shouldn't get a lot of rain, and it will be cooler than normal for this time of year.
Murals, sculptures and installations will be unveiled in each of Chicago's 50 wards by the end of 2017.
Joggers and pedestrians hate the territorial birds right back, while others are more tolerant.
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