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.

Just wanna point out that the story that led to federal probe of CPS was first reported by Sarah Karp of Catalyst... fb.me/3KHfT5r0p
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River North »

What Is the Great Kinzie Protected Bike Lane Fight Really About Anyway?

Bike lane fight shows that an idealistic war over how drivers and cyclists share city streets rages on.

Englewood »

Spike Lee Wants a $3 Million Tax Break for Film That Calls Chicago 'Chiraq'

Ald. Will Burns (4th) said if Spike Lee takes film subsidy, the public should have a say in film's name.

Pullman »

The Method Man: Adam Lowry Hopes Soap Factory Helps Clean Up Far South Side

Method soap plant in Pullman Park is the first new factory to open on the South Side in about 30 years.

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