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Tracy Swartz

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Covers:  entertainment, TV, movies, music, festivals

I am a reporter for the Chicago Tribune. Creator of the RedEye homicide map. I pun this town.

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I cover entertainment news for the Chicago Tribune. From 2007-15, I wrote for the RedEye, the tabloid edition of the Tribune. I covered the Chicago Transit Authority for the paper and maintained its homicide tracker.

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@tracyswartz — 15,992 followers, 26,631 tweets

Nov 23, 2017

RT @MidnoirCowboy: Here's a crazy one: felon caught at suburban cemetery--walks up to grave and fires one shot at grave, says 'he' des…

Nov 23, 2017

Pro-tip: Don't bring your own fork when you rent #SNL alum @LeonPhelps' Chicago pad on @Airbnb. Watch:

Nov 23, 2017

Finished the Dan Gibbons 5K in Elmhurst, a new suburb for me! One of the larger Chicago-area turkey trots I have participated in. Happy Thanksgiving!

Nov 22, 2017

And the fees keep coming for Chicagoans. I guess what I pay to buy Gatorade will soon go to ride CTA. 

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