Most all city/village offices are closed today for Columbus Day. There are no classes at Public Schools and all post offices are closed. The 65th annual Columbus Day Parade in Chicago will step off at 1 pm.
>>Busy Sports Day In Chicago
(Chicago, IL) -- Today is a busy day in sports in Chicago. The Cubs face off against the Washington Nationals this afternoon at Wrigley Field in game three of the NLDS. The series is tied 1-1. Later tonight, Bears' rookie quarterback Mitch Trubisky will make his first career start when the Monsters of the Midway battle the Vikings at Soldier Field on "Monday Night Football."