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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The Evergreen Park Athletic Assoc. complained to Little League International about the national champs.

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Blake Grigsby, Chicago's lovably awkward kissing bandit, shoots for YouTube gold with a new video.

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Employees Beware: Company Holiday Parties Are Making a Comeback

Only bad things can happen while twerking at the office Christmas party — and more advice you'll forget.

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