ChicagoNow's best posts of April, 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 April, 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 April.
- 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:

Becoming Supermommy: Thoughts from the Waiting Room while my Husband has Brain Surgery
Chicago's Real Law Blog: My son's hero is in jail. WTF
Date Night - Chicago: I Failed at Sex
The Magic of Writing: "Us" and "Them"- The Muslim as the "others" gap widens
Mary Tyler Mom: The Call
My Peace of Food: Connect to God by reconnecting to yourself
Raining Cats and Dogs: Adrian's Puppy Paradise: Closing a puppy mill
Six Brown Chicks: The Baltimore Riot Mom is a Distraction
There's a Bug In My Coffee: Trichotillomania: Just try bullying my girl
Token Female: To 670 The Score: We Saw Your Boobs

And the top five:

First place: Raining Cats and Dogs: Adrian's Puppy Paradise: Closing a puppy mill
Second place: Mary Tyler Mom: The Call
Third place: Becoming Supermommy: Thoughts from the Waiting Room while my Husband has Brain Surgery
Third place: Six Brown Chicks: The Baltimore Riot Mom is a Distraction
Third place: The Magic of Writing: "Us" and "Them"- The Muslim as the "others" gap widens

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