Speaking of coverage quality, this blog is listed as #9 for speciality news sites on the new Chicago Community Trust report on Chicago’s “New” News — its third annual report on local media. Catalyst came in first, followed by Progress IL, the Reporter, GridChicago, activetrans, CapitolFax, yochicago, Chicago Parent, then District 299. “This site brings together timely news and perspectives on Chicago Public Schools and education issues. Reviewers considered it a “must read” for education reformers and CPS watchers. Comments are lively. The ChicagoNow template makes it hard to connect to Facebook and Twitter.” Not bad for a part-time, one-man, “I HATE that guy” kind of operation, right? There’s lots more. Read all about it here.