ChicagoNow’s 20 best posts of September 2020

Each month, ChicagoNow holds a contest to select the best blog posts throughout ChicagoNow.

Out of more than 500 posts published during the month of September, here are the 20 judged to be the best.

Becoming SuperMommy: The Inevitability of Hope and Change

Cheating Death: Damn near a 100 and everything works (kinda)

Chicago Weather Watch: The Best Time to Plant a Tree

Chicago’s Art and Beer Scene: Jerry’s is back in Andersonville (and it’s blue)

Cut Out Kid: Don’t Forget To Read The Bottom Of Your Beer Can

Daily Chicago Sports Tab: Who Should Manage The White Sox In 2021?

Dear Chicago Bookstores: Jacqueline Saper’s “From Miniskirt to Hijab” is a story for our times

Getting More From Les: In Surprise Move, Trump Nominates Self for Supreme Court Justice

Getting Real: Data Don’t Show People Fleeing Chicago For The Suburbs


I’ve Got The Hippy Shakes: The Trump’s and Biden’s play Family Feud

I’ve Got The Hippy Shakes: What’s the best name for a new grandfather?

Looking for the Good: Stay healthy

Margaret Serious: Naming my new characters, or James Bond was an ornithologist

Mom, I Think I’m Poignant!: So there was this one day recently when...everything was sort of normal

Retired in Chicago: It’s about habits, not pounds

Star Gazing: Growing up with Park Forest: Part 2

Token Female: Stirring up ‘Good Trouble’ for the Notorious RBG

Very Terry: A letter to my daughter on the birth of her first baby

The White Rhino: Chicago Public Schools teacher explains what matters during the pandemic


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