ChicagoNow's best posts of September, 2015

Each month, ChicagoNow holds a contest to select the best blog posts throughout ChicagoNow. Out of over 1,000 posts published during the month of September, 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 nearly four year's 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 September.
- 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:

Chi-Town Mommy Mayhem: An open letter to our first foster child
Chicago Weather Watch: Have you seen these weeds?
I've Got The Hippy Shakes: Eulogy For A Friend
Listing Toward Halloween: Halloween on my block is already spoiled this year
Mary Tyler Mom: Sheila's Story: A Love Letter to My Daughter's Oncologist
One Cause At A Time: Open Letter to John Oliver of LAST WEEK TONIGHT
Portrait of an Adoption: WGN TV Mistakenly Runs Nazi Image With Yom Kippur Story: What We Learn
Talking to the World: Celebrating Friendship and a Wonderous World Under a Blood Moon
Ups And Downs Of A Yoga Mom: Why kids need yoga
You Know Neen: I've never felt more like a child than the day we buried my father

And the top five:

First place: I've Got The Hippy Shakes: Eulogy For A Friend
Second place: Mary Tyler Mom: Sheila's Story: A Love Letter to My Daughter's Oncologist
Third place: Chi-Town Mommy Mayhem: An open letter to our first foster child
Third place: Portrait of an Adoption: WGN TV Mistakenly Runs Nazi Image With Yom Kippur Story: What We Learn
Third place: You Know Neen: I've never felt more like a child than the day we buried my father

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