ChicagoNow's best posts of March, 2015

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 March, here are the 10 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 3 1/2 years worth of winners go here and here.

Here are the rules:

- Bloggers may submit up to two posts: One of their own posts / One from any other ChicagoNow blog.
- The post must have been published during the month of March.
- We look at the quality of content, quality of writing, overall creativity, quality of headline and presentation.
- We don't consider how much traffic a post has received, reader comments, responses to reader comments or the number of Facebook "likes" or times a post is sent out on Twitter.

Without further ado, this month's top 10 ChicagoNow posts:

Chocolate Diapers: Gay Marriage Is The New Normal For My Kids
Comedians Defying Gravity: Chicago can be proud of comedian Jamie Campbell
In FITNESS and In Health: From domestic violence to DePaul University graduate--it was the day that changed my life.
Hot Dog Diaries: The Great, Unexpected Hot Dog Experience
MBA Mom: He went to Jared and I said no
Mom, I Think I'm Poignant!: I can't stand Rahm: and neither can Bob Fioretti, no matter what he says now
Show Me Chicago: Chicago Summer 2015: Calendar of Festivals and Events
Spiritual Suckitude: One thing I'm certain about: I don't like uncertainty.
Talking to the World: A Story of 23 Chromosomes
The White Rhino: A Chicago Latino English Teacher: Why teachers need to care even when we can’t anymore

And the top five:

First place: The White Rhino: A Chicago Latino English Teacher: Why teachers need to care even when we can’t anymore
Second place: Mom, I Think I'm Poignant!: I can't stand Rahm: and neither can Bob Fioretti, no matter what he says now
Third place: Chocolate Diapers: Gay Marriage Is The New Normal For My Kids
Third place: Show Me Chicago: Chicago Summer 2015: Calendar of Festivals and Events
Third place: Talking to the World: A Story of 23 Chromosomes

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