Chicago Pride Parade, festival postponed

CHICAGO — The Chicago Pride Parade, the third largest in the country and the largest in the Midwest, announced on Wednesday that they were postponing the event.

“We are sad to announce that the annual Pride Parade will not take place this year on June 28,” said parade coordinator Tim Frye in a statement. “We announce this postponement in the hope that conditions will allow the parade to take place later this summer or early fall.”