My Chicago

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"My Chicago" is about real Chicago. Pulitzer Prize winner Mark Konkol goes beyond Second City clichés to take readers to places they otherwise wouldn't go, introduce them to people they otherwise wouldn't meet, hold government accountable, stick up for the little guy and have a lot of fun.

Downtown »

KONKOL: Mutual frustration over Chicago's Tale of Two Cities pits "Chi-Raq" director against "Mr. DNA."

Auburn Gresham »

KONKOL: On the eve of the non-South Side premiere of "Chi-Raq," Lee misses the mark on "Tonight Show."

Auburn Gresham »

KONKOL: Would a firmer commitment to protecting witnesses help make a dent in the no-snitch code?

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