Archive for May 2014

Blogapalooz-Hour IX: Write about a person you never met whose death had an impact on you

The last Wednesday of every month on ChicagoNow brings us “Blogapalooz-Hour,” an optional writing exercise in which, at precisely 9 p.m., a topic is sent to ChicagoNow’s bloggers. They’re asked to conceive, write and then publish a post exactly one hour later. Last night’s topic: “Write about a person, or persons, you never met whose... Read more »

Top 50 most-viewed blogs/posts on ChicagoNow: May 19-25

Top 50 Most-Viewed Blogs Overall 1. Hammervision 2. Get Fit Chicago 3. Cubs Den 4. Tween Us 5. High Gloss and Sauce 6. Cheaper Than Therapy 7. Lists That Actually Matter 8. Show Me Chicago 9. Uncommon Sense 10. Bullsville 11. Chicago Bulls Confidential 12. Baby Sideburns 13. Ups And Downs Of A Yoga Mom... Read more »

Top 50 most-viewed blogs/posts on ChicagoNow: May 12-18

Top 50 Most-Viewed Blogs Overall 1. Baby Sideburns 2. Get Fit Chicago 3. Cubs Den 4. Raining Cats and Dogs 5. Hammervision 6. Nails On A Chalkboard 7. Waiting4Cubs 8. Swirleytime 9. Tween Us 10. Show Me Chicago 11. Lists That Actually Matter 12. A Couple of Critics 13. Moms Who Drink And Swear: Chicago... Read more »
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ChicagoNow’s best posts of April, 2014

Each month, ChicagoNow holds a contest to select the best blog posts throughout ChicagoNow. Out of roughly 1,500 posts published during the month of April, here are the five judged to be the best. Thanks to everybody who created and submitted posts, and congratulations to the winners! To go back and read the last 2... Read more »

ChicagoNow’s best gallery posts: April, 2014

<strong>An Unquiet Chicagoan</strong>: <a href="http://www.chicagonow.com/unquiet-chicagoan/2014/04/10-plus-dogs-i-need-to-meet-in-real-life/#image/1">10 Dogs I Need To Meet In Real Life</a></b>
Each month, ChicagoNow holds a contest to select the best photo gallery blog posts. Here are the five judged to be the best photo gallery posts of April, 2014. Thanks to everybody who created and submitted their galleries, and congratulations to the winners!

Top 50 most-viewed blogs/posts on ChicagoNow: May 5-11

Top 50 Most-Viewed Blogs Overall 1. Baby Sideburns 2. In The Loop 3. Tween Us 4. Get Fit Chicago 5. Moms Who Drink And Swear: Chicago Edition 6. Cubs Den 7. Show Me Chicago 8. Bears Backer 9. Lists That Actually Matter 10. Music Mom 11. Hammervision 12. Mary Tyler Mom 13. Cheaper Than Therapy... Read more »
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Top 50 most-viewed blogs/posts on ChicagoNow: April 28-May 4

Top 50 Most-Viewed Blogs Overall 1. In The Loop 2. Tween Us 3. Cubs Den 4. Get Fit Chicago 5. Baby Sideburns 6. Chi-Town Mommy Mayhem 7. Moms Who Drink And Swear: Chicago Edition 8. Chicago Paranormal and Spiritual 9. Lists That Actually Matter 10. Show Me Chicago 11. Picks & Ponderings 12. Hammervision 13.... Read more »

Blogapalooza-Hour VIII: ChicagoNow bloggers hit a home run

The last Wednesday of every month on ChicagoNow brings us “Blogapalooz-Hour,” an optional writing exercise in which, at precisely 9 p.m., a topic is sent to ChicagoNow’s bloggers. They’re asked to conceive, write and then publish a post exactly one hour later. Last night’s topic: “Write about a favorite or memorable place you have lived... Read more »
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