‘Each person will carry a two-foot-tall, white wooden cross bearing the name of each person killed in Chicago this year,’ Pfleger said this month.
They will tote the crosses in tribute to hundreds of dead men, women and children along the Magnificent Mile.
Fred Piattoni, who ran seven Powder Puff hair salons and organized Chicago’s annual America’s Beauty Show, died Nov. 30 in Barrington. He was 90.
Protesters chanted a familiar refrain Friday, “Rahm Emanuel has got to go.”
Chicago’s holiday season got off to a festive start Friday night with the lighting of the big tree in Millennium Park — and there’s much more to come.
The Michigan Avenue bridge will be closed Wednesday night into Thursday morning for maintenance work.