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.

RT @LizWill99: If you don't understand how and why our system is an unworkable mess, read this. twitter.com/konkolskorner/…
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South Loop »

MARK KONKOL: All he needed was Kind bars, a clipboard and one hungry security guard to sneak into Lolla.

The Loop »

KONKOL: Chicagoans deserve transparency on police misconduct as national outrage reaches boiling point.

Boystown »

TONIGHT: The "Take Action Now Show" at the Playground Theater aims to raise cash for activist groups.

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