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.

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South Shore »

Chicago Police Horses Serve as Galloping Tribute to Officers Killed On Duty

For Chicago police mounties, patrolling the city on horseback isn't always a gallop in the park.

Old Town »

Chris Farley Documentary Celebrates Career That Started, Ended in Chicago

"I Am Chris Farley" documentary gets Chicago screening at Second City's Up Comedy Club on Monday.

South Loop »

Are Rogue Meter Maids Sticking It To Parkers One Bogus Ticket at a Time?

Enforcement officers use one device to check electronic meter payments and a separate to write tickets.

Bridgeport »

Scott Podsednik's World Series Walk-Off Home Run Ball Isn't 'Authentic'

Podsednik got the game-winning home run ball back, but Major League Baseball refused to authenticate it.

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