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 December, here are the 20 judged to be the best.
Thanks to everybody who created and submitted posts, and congratulations to the winners!
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 December.
– 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.
Being Catholic…Really: Tis the season to be merry
Cut Out Kid: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer “4-D” At The Shedd
Getting More From Les: Seven Words Pathologists Shouldn’t Use Any More. Number 6 Says It All.
I’m Not OK, Cupid: I Spent My Birthday With 20 People I Hadn’t Seen in 10 Years
Kim Got Your Tongue: My killer cat Harley and why I had to get rid of him
Looking for the Good: A Simple Joy
Margaret Serious: Christmas eve in my imagination’s Writers’ Room
Mom, I Think I’m Poignant!: Three good spots that would make good carbon sinks in the South Loop
One Cause At A Time: Ajit Pai: The Grinch Who Stole Net Neutrality
Pizza For Breakfast: Why Jack Lemmon Is Still So Hot
Prairie State Pigskin: A closer look at former EIU QB Garoppolo’s start against Bears
Raising Teens Right: Danger, Will Robinson…I’m Taking Over Your Job
Show Me Chicago: Embrace Winter: Ten ways to enjoy Chicago cold
Six Brown Chicks Media: Relationship Goals: 6 Things Women Should (and Should NOT) Do in 2018
Steven’s Old Showbiz: Why Hollywood still needs a kick-ass feminist like Mae West
The Friendly Curmudgeon: The shameful police interrogation of Brendan Dassey (Part 2)
The Patriotic Dissenter: 20 Best Protest March Signs of 2017 (Gallery)
The White Rhino: A Blog about Education and Latino Issues: Chicago Public Schools Leaders Continue to Ignore Unsafe Conditions in Southwest Side School
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