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There Are Tons Of Awesome Pride Events This Weekend — Here's Our Favorites

...Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., will kick off Pride Parade weekend with a Show Your Pride roof party. Dueling DJs...

• Get geeky with "Star Whores: The Pride Awakens" at the Playground Theatre, 3209 N. Halsted St. The sketch comedy show from GayCo Productions is just $15 and will be at 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

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...Smartbar, 3730 N. Clark St., will host two Queen! Pride shows at 10 p.m. Friday and Sunday. Hosted by...

...ups and downs during No Pride: A Super Big Gay Happy Hour at Uptown Underground, 4713 N. Broadway. Lindley will share stories and music and encourages others celebrating Pride to "put down their...

...from out of town from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Junior's, 2058 W. Cermak Rd. A portion of the $5 cover at the door will go to benefit the Pulse...

...snag them. The performances start at 7:30 p.m. at The Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave., with shows Friday, Saturday and Sunday...

• Get marching a day early in the 20th annual Chicago Dyke March in Humboldt Park. March starts at 2 p.m. at Western and Division and will culminate in a rally around 3 p.m. near California and Division.

...Awaken all your senses celebrating at IT Presents: Juice at The Annoyance Theatre, 851 W. Belmont Ave. from 2-10 p.m. The three room soiree will include a slew of DJs...

    There Are Tons Of Awesome Pride Events This Weekend - Here's Our Favorites
    BOYSTOWN - When it comes to partying during Pride Parade weekend, there is no shortage of rowdy events that are sure to keep you dancing and celebrating late into the night or early into the morning.
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9 Things to Know if You’re Planning on Going to Chicago Pride Parade

Grace St. at Halsted St.

Addison St. at Halsted St.

Roscoe St. at Halsted St.

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Sunday’s parade kicks off at 12 p.m. at Montrose Avenue and Broadway in Uptown before traveling for about 2.5 hours through a four-mile route that ends near Diversey Parkway and Sheridan Road in Lincoln Park.

Irving Park Rd. at Broadway

Wellington Ave. at Broadway

Diversey west of Clark

    9 Things to Know if You're Planning on Going to Chicago Pride Parade
    Thousands will flock to Chicago's Boytown this Sunday for the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade. Here's what you need to know if you're planning on going to the day's events: 1. Parade Route Sunday's parade kicks off at 12 p.m.
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Every Question About the Gay Pride Parade Weekend Answered Here (We Think)

...Sheridan; Wellington from Clark to Racine; Cannon Drive from Diversey to Fullerton; Addison Street from 736 W. Addison St. to Sheffield; Waveland Avenue from Halsted to Broadway; Grace Street from Halsted to Fremont; and...

Cesars is offering giveaways and promotional photos along with its killer margaritas at both 2924 N. Broadway and 3166 N. Clark St. Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St., will open at 11 a.m. and show the parade on its many televisions.

...Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., will kick off Pride Parade weekend with a Show Your Pride roof party. Dueling DJs...

• Get geeky with "Star Whores: The Pride Awakens" at the Playground Theatre, 3209 N. Halsted St. The sketch comedy show from GayCo Productions is just $15 and will be at 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

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It kicks off at noon at Montrose and Broadway on Sunday. Last year's parade lasted about four hours, but organizers have cut back on the number of participants. #BlackOutPride protestors also held things up for about 20 minutes, which some officials blamed for the long parade.

...to Broadway before its final leg going east on Diversey Parkway. The parade ends at Diversey and Sheridan Road...

Cesars is offering giveaways and promotional photos along with its killer margaritas at both 2924 N. Broadway and 3166 N. Clark St. Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St., will open at 11 a.m. and show the parade on its many televisions.

Cesars is offering giveaways and promotional photos along with its killer margaritas at both 2924 N. Broadway and 3166 N. Clark St. Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St., will open at 11 a.m. and show the parade on its many televisions.

...Smartbar, 3730 N. Clark St., will host two Queen! Pride shows at 10 p.m. Friday and Sunday. Hosted by...

• Get marching a day early in the 20th annual Chicago Dyke March in Humboldt Park. March starts at 2 p.m. at Western and Division and will culminate in a rally around 3 p.m. near California and Division.

    When is the Chicago LGBT Gay Pride Parade?
    BOYSTOWN - Whether you're a seasoned Pride Parader or a newbie to Boystown, there are a couple things you ought to know. Here's a list of them. When is the actual parade? It kicks off at noon at Montrose and Broadway on Sunday.
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Alderman Carlos Ramirez-Rosa on Orlando: ‘It really hit close to home’

...to address this tragedy. We had a vigil that Sunday night at the corner of Roscoe and Halsted. It was unsurprising to see so many people there, to see so many people impacted...

    Alderman Carlos Ramirez-Rosa on Orlando: 'It really hit close to home'
    click to enlarge The mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando June 12 sent shockwaves of horror and grief through gay communities across the country. The suffering has been particularly acute for queer Latinx communities; the shooting took place on Pulse's Latin night, and nearly half the people killed were of Puerto Rican descent.
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Pride parties and events: Dyke March, Neverland, 'Star Whores' and more

This trio of dance parties returns for a fourth year with events at Metro, The Mid and Charlie’s. Buy tickets to individual events (info below), or get a weekend pass to all three for $95. Tickets are available at Egoist Underwear (3526 N. Halsted St.) or online at neverlandchicago.com.

Where: Charlie’s Chicago (3726 N. Broadway 773-871-8887)

Where: The Playground Theater (3209 N. Halsted St. 773-871-3793)

Where: Hydrate (3458 N. Halsted St. 773-975-9244)

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club (3700 N. Halsted St. 773-525-1111) offers a special Pride menu on parade day featuring items such as...

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Where: Metro (3730 N. Clark St. 773-549-4140)

Where: The Mid (306 N. Halsted St. 312-265-3990)

Where: Links Taproom (1559 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-360-7692)

Where: Starting at the southwest corner of Western Avenue and Division Street, ending in Humboldt Park at California Avenue and Division Street

The LGBT Chicago Dyke March Collective celebrates its 20th anniversary of the march ending with a rally in Humboldt Park. Head to the after party at Humblebar & Lounge (3018 W. North Ave.) for salsa, merengue and reggaeton tunes. 7 p.m. $3 suggested donation.

Where: Navy Pier (600 E. Grand Ave. 800-595-7437)

...98) from Firecakes Donuts, which donates $1 to the Center on Halsted. Locations: Lincoln Park: 2453 N. Clark St. 773-666-5277. 7 a.m.–11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 a.m...

...11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 a.m.–9 p.m. Sunday. River North: 68 W. Hubbard St. 312-329-6500. 7 a.m.–midnight Friday and Saturday, 7 a.m.–10 p...

    Pride parties and events: Dyke March, Neverland, 'Star Whores' and more
    Color Chicago proud this weekend as Pride Month comes to an end with the Pride Parade in Lakeview on Sunday and three-day Back Lot Bash music fest in Andersonville.
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  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    REMOVE DEFECTIVE ARMORED CABLE, STRAP AND SECURE RACEWAY IN THE BASEMENT, INSTALL COVER ON JUNCTION BOXES THROUGH THE BASEMENT AREA, SUPPORT LOOSE LIGHT FIXTURE IN THE BASEMENT AREA

    911 W. Addison St. Issued June 21, 2016 Comment

2 days ago

Rent the only available apartment at Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats is pet-friendly and PetSmart is in the building. Whole Foods is a short block south at Halsted and Waveland.

    Rent the only available apartment at Lakeview's new Halsted Flats
    Lakeview's newest full-amenity apartment high-rise, Halsted Flats, has only a single apartment available - a 2-bedroom, 2-bath renting for $3,330 a month. If you're looking for a studio, 1- or 3-bedroom apartment, you can register to receive advance notice when one becomes available in this popular community.
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PRIDE PARADE INFORMATION

˘ Addison St. - 736 W. Addison St. to Sheffield Ave.

˘ Grace St. at Halsted St.

˘ Addison St. at Halsted St.

˘ Roscoe St. at Halsted St.

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STARTS AT: Broadway & Montrose.

...floats will still be winding their way to the end of the parade route at Diversey & Sheridan. This year there will NOT be a Buffer Zone on Halsted Street after the parade...

...the route—such as Broadway, south of Montrose—which are served by both the nearby Wilson and Sheridan stations on the Red Line. In addition, a number of lakefront bus routes including the...

˘ Irving Park Rd. at Broadway

˘ Wellington Ave. at Broadway

Diversey Parkway ( near 600 W. Diversey ). Traditionally this area of the parade route has fewer spectators than other sections of the

    PRIDE PARADE INFORMATION - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    Windy City Times News Archive - PRIDE PARADE INFORMATION DATE: Sunday, June 26
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2 days ago

What You Need To Know About the Chicago Dining Scene This Week

Lark (3441 N. Halsted St., Boystown, 773-799-8968) has landed in the former Halsted’s Bar + Grill space, offering Neapolitan pizza, pastas, sandwiches, weekend brunch, and an extensive bar.

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Urban American tavern the Dearborn (145 N. Dearborn St., Loop, 312-384-1242) marks the first independent venture from sisters Amy Lawless and Clodagh Lawless (The Gage, Acanto). The Block 37 newcomer promises playful dishes like caviar with chicharrones from executive chef Aaron Cuschieri (Kinmont).

SmallFry (2489 N. Milwaukee Ave., 773-661-1365) brings burgers and triple-cooked French fries to Logan Square night owls with its 20-seat, quick-service shop that’s open til 2 a.m. Thursday to Saturday.

AceBounce (230 N. Clark St., Loop, 773-219-0900), the long-awaited first U.S. outpost of London Ping-Pong hotspot Bounce, is here. Expect 16 Ping-Pong tables, a 47-foot bar, and a restaurant—1901—helmed by Rick Gresh (Virgin Hotels).

...dinner from Aaron Franklin (of Austin’s beloved Franklin Barbecue) at Land and Sea Dept. (3124 W. Carroll St., Garfield Park). You can have meat, drinks, and schmoozing for $100 on July 1–3...

Don’t get too comfy in Baker & Nosh’s (1303 W. Wilson Ave., Uptown, 773-989-7393) current digs–this fall, they’ll be moving to a larger...

...moving to a larger space one block east, the former Starbucks at the corner of Magnolia and Wilson. (That’s in addition to their planned second outpost in Edgewater, slated for later this...

    What You Need To Know About the Chicago Dining Scene This Week
    Urban American tavern the Dearborn (145 N. Dearborn St., Loop, 312-384-1242) marks the first independent venture from sisters Amy Lawless and Clodagh Lawless (The Gage, Acanto). The Block 37 newcomer promises playful dishes like caviar with chicharrones from executive chef Aaron Cuschieri (Kinmont). SmallFry (2489 N.
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Organic, healthy baby food

...S. King Drive in Bronzeville, DNAinfo reports. … The former Halsted's Bar and Grill at 3441 N. Halsted St. in Boystown reopened last week as Lark, a casual pizza pub. … Longtime home brewers Jeremy...

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Shady Rest Vintage & Vinyl has opened at 1659 S. Throop St. in Pilsen, selling records, hi-fi equipment, vintage knickknacks, modern furniture, books and “eclectic curiosities...

...Pires. … Deon Steward plans to open a jazz lounge and art gallery next month at 3513 S. King Drive in Bronzeville, DNAinfo reports. … The former Halsted's Bar and Grill at 3441 N. Halsted...

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    Visit Crain's Chicago Business for complete business news and analysis including healthcare, real estate, manufacturing, government, sports and more.
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Community Involvement / Culinary Arts

3656 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60664, 41.8781136, -87.62979819999998

    Community Involvement / Culinary Arts
    "Old Havana foods is an organization dedicated to the preservation of the rich culinary and artistic traditions of Cuba. We strive to contibute to community organizations like st. Pius V in Pilsen and other non profits"
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City of Chicago issues / 49thWard issues

3656 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60664, 41.8781136, -87.62979819999998

    City of Chicago issues / 49thWard issues
    parcipaptory Budget for the City of Chicago.
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Career in Government

3656 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60664, 41.8781136, -87.62979819999998

    Career in Government
    "Prior Government Experience: Illinois House of Representatives, 1985 - 1989 Illinois State Senate, 1989 - 1992 Cook County Board of Commissioners- 1992-present"
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Mission, services, programs, and events

3656 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60664, 41.9488772, -87.64980109999999

    Mission, services, programs, and events
    Center on Halsted's mission is to secure the health and well-being of LGBTQ people in Chicagoland. Through a variety of social services and public programs, we're able to achieve just that.
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Dining news: New Boystown restaurant, Evanston bakery, Pride donuts

...Lark has opened in Boystown at 3441 N. Halsted St. The restaurant will feature cocktails and Neapolitan wood-fired pizzas. See LarkChicago.com . Also, Hewn...

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...Neapolitan wood-fired pizzas. See LarkChicago.com . Also, Hewn—an artisanal bakery in Evanston ( at 810 Dempster St. ) specializing in heritage grains and hand-forged, naturally fermented breads and pastries—has reopened. Baker...

...Berwyn restaurant Autre Monde, 6727 W. Roosevelt Rd., is hosting a collaborative culinary event with four Chicago-area restaurants for a Friends of...

...Week" with a special limited edition Pride Donut available at both Firecakes Donuts Chicago locations: 68 W. Hubbard St. ( 312-329-6500 ) in River North and 2453 N. Clark St. ( 773-666-5277 ). One...

...Firecakes Donuts Chicago locations: 68 W. Hubbard St. ( 312-329-6500 ) in River North and 2453 N. Clark St. ( 773-666-5277 ). One dollar from each $2.89 limited-edition Firecakes Tahitian Vanilla Bean...

...sales going toward the winner's LGBT charity. Wellness Grub is at Equinox Lincoln Park, 1750 N. Clark St., and Equinox Gold Coast, 900 N. Michigan Ave...

...Wellness Grub is at Equinox Lincoln Park, 1750 N. Clark St., and Equinox Gold Coast, 900 N. Michigan Ave.

—The Gold Coast Greek Fest will take place June 24-26 at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 1017 N. LaSalle St. There will be live Greek music and dancing as well as authentic Greek food ( including pastries ). Admission is free. See AnnunciationCathedralChicago.org/greek-fest/.

...Saved by The Max, which is occupying a vacant restaurant space at 1941 W. North Ave., will remain open through the end of the year, Page Six reported. The pop-up...

...s sausages for Dog Dayz of Summer, June 24-25 at Goose Island Barrel Warehouse, 605 N. Sacramento Ave. Some of the varieties will include Spicy Thai Chicken, Veggie Dog, Bacon "BLT," Ribeye Steak...

...June 25, 6-9 p.m., and return to A. J. Hudson's Public House, 3801 N. Ashland Ave. AlphaBeer features 26 beers—one for each letter of the alphabet—and many knowledgeable beer...

—On Pride Sunday, June 26, Baker & Nosh, 1303 W. Wilson Ave., will be handing out free coffee. A La Colombe drip coffee cart will be parked in front of the bakery 9-11 a.m. to supply paradegoers with their caffeine fix.

...Frontier, 1072 N. Milwaukee Ave., is kicking off summer with a Louisiana-style crawfish boil on Sunday, June 26, at...

...10th annual Roscoe Village Burger Fest will take place July 9-10. Normally held on Belmont Avenue at Damen Avenue, because of construction this year's fest will be moving to a one-time temporary...

...will be moving to a one-time temporary home at Clybourn Avenue and Diversey Parkway ( 2800-3100 N. Clybourn Ave., to be exact ). Some of the vendors will include Reggie's Chicago, D.S. Tequila...

...Executive Chef Cardel Reid of The Signature Room, 875 N. Michigan Ave., will team with Bacardi Rum to host a paired rum dinner on Thursday, July 14...

    Dining news: New Boystown restaurant, Evanston bakery, Pride donuts - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    Lark has opened in Boystown at 3441 N. Halsted St. The restaurant will feature cocktails and Neapolitan wood-fired pizzas. See LarkChicago.com. Also, Hewn-an artisanal bakery in Evanston ( at 810 Dempster St. ) specializing in heritage grains and hand-forged, naturally fermented breads and pastries-has reopened.
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Tour a model studio apartment at 422 West Melrose in Lakeview

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    Tour a model studio apartment at 422 West Melrose in Lakeview
    http://www.422-24Melrose.com http://www.WirtzResidential.com The vintage high-rise at 422 West Melrose is on a tree-lined block steps from Lake Shore Drive. 422 West Melrose has studio and one-bedroom apartments. Floor plans and near real-time availability info can be accessed on the building's website.
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Tour an 08-tier studio at 422 West Melrose in Lakeview

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    Tour an 08-tier studio at 422 West Melrose in Lakeview
    http://www.422-24Melrose.com http://www.WirtzResidential.com The vintage high-rise at 422 West Melrose is on a tree-lined block steps from Lake Shore Drive. 422 West Melrose has studio and one-bedroom apartments. Floor plans and near real-time availability info can be accessed on the building's website.
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Tour an 06-tier studio at 422 West Melrose in Lakeview

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    Tour an 06-tier studio at 422 West Melrose in Lakeview
    http://www.422-24Melrose.com http://www.WirtzResidential.com The vintage high-rise at 422 West Melrose is on a tree-lined block steps from Lake Shore Drive. 422 West Melrose has studio and one-bedroom apartments. Floor plans and near real-time availability info can be accessed on the building's website.
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Cubs vs. Cardinals, the Japanese game show Batsu!, and more things to do in Chicago this week

...The Field Museum hosts Out in the Field: Slushies and Science, a party at Sidetrack (3349 N. Halsted) exploring sexual behavior in nature, including a shark "virgin birth" and same-sex mating rituals...

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Through 7/10: "American Glass Now" at the Logan Center for the Arts (915 W. 60th) is a group show featuring contemporary stained glass work. Awards ceremony and reception with artists will be held on Fri 7/8, 7-9 PM.

Mon 6/20-Wed 6/22: The Cubbies face off against their feathered rivals to the southwest, the Saint Louis Cardinals, in a three-game series at the recently renovated Friendly Confines (1060 W. Addison). Mon-Tue 7:05 PM, Wed 1:20 PM

...Latin America: Art Without Fear and lead a stencil-making workshop at 57th Street Books (1301 E. 57th). Bring a T-shirt or tote bag and paint directly onto items, or get even...

Wed 6/22: Vernacular photo collectors Nicholas Osborn and Ron Slattery showcase their collection of 16 mm music video reels from the 1960s during Scopitone Party 2 at Comfort Station (2579 N. Milwaukee) as part of the Vernacular Photography Festival. 8 PM

Wed 6/22-Sun 6/26: Under the Gun Theater (956 W. Newport) and Zanies Comedy Club (1548 N. Wells) present Snubfest, featuring comedians and performers from across...

Thu 6/23: Tonight marks the final Chicago recording of Tim Barnes's comedic storytelling podcast It's All True! at North Bar (1637 W. North) before the stand-up moves to New York. 7:30 PM

    Cubs vs. Cardinals, the Japanese game show Batsu!, and more things to do in Chicago this week
    click to enlarge Getty Images North America Time to plan the first official week of summer. Here's some of what we recommend: Through 7/10: "American Glass Now" at the Logan Center for the Arts (915 W. 60th) is a group show featuring contemporary stained glass work.
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