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Columnist for The Daily Southtown, part of the Chicago Tribune family of publications. I write about people in the south suburbs of Chicago and issues affecting them.

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@tedslowik — 5,177 followers, 7,483 tweets

Nov 17, 2017

RT @chitribsuburbs: South suburban men get lengthy prison terms for string of cellphone store holdups around Midwest 

Nov 17, 2017

Should convicted felons be allowed to serve as mayors and hold other local elected offices? Illinois legislators appear to think so.

Nov 17, 2017

Once in a while you learn the truth about an artist or performer and it changes your whole perspective of their work. That being said, I’m shocked to discover Meredith Wilson was a man. I never knew. Who names their son Meredith?

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Beat reporter for a weekly

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