Neighbors have warmed to the festival, which just finished a three-day run.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel has vowed to do whatever it takes to convince Amazon to pick Chicago.
City officials have touted the license requirement as the toughest in the nation.
Emanuel said he was "intimately involved" in trying to persuade Amazon to pick Chicago for its new home.
Union wants to tell kids that Burge conviction set guilty men free and some torture claims are dubious.
Hundreds of Chicago's architectural gems will be open to the public on Oct. 14 and 15.
The card is designed to help undocumented immigrants, homeless residents and ex-felons, officials said.
Opponents of the tax on sweetened beverages want the County Board to repeal the tax.
The Hispanic population grew by nearly 18,000 last year and the black population dropped by 40,000.
The new agency will be launched with a formal ceremony Friday at the South Shore Cultural Center.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel fired Police Supt. Garry McCarthy in December 2015. Could they square off for mayor?
The grants — ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 — will be awarded via an October lottery.
The global architectural showcase in Chicago opens Saturday with 141 architects.
Two of the three bicyclists killed were struck at night, city officials said.
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