A Ton Of Snow Is Going To Melt This Weekend — And That Means Chicago Could Flood. Here’s How To Help Prevent That

The Chicago River's water level is being lowered to prevent flooding this weekend, but officials said residents can do things to help, too.

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Despite The Rain, Humboldt Park’s 41st Puerto Rican Parade Draws Thousands (PHOTOS)

The rain did "really hurt" the festival in the park, however, according to Jose Lopez, executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.