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Biography

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  http://trib.in/2j5nKST 

Nov 17, 2017

Should convicted felons be allowed to serve as mayors and hold other local elected offices? Illinois legislators appear to think so. https://t.co/Nlh2FECtke

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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What was your first job as a journalist?

Beat reporter for a weekly

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes

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