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Walter Jacobson's Perspective 04/01/18: Local news is still the king in Chicago

Walter Jacobson gives his views on the upcoming battle between Garry McCarthy and Mayor Rahm Emanuel. With all the back and forth banter between the two candidates, what does this mean for us? 20 more words

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One man’s very specific train rules

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