Best of Chicago
Whoever said “Good enough” probably didn’t get very far in life. In our annual pursuit of better living through extreme pickiness, we discovered the best reasons to celebrate our ever-expanding city.
Edited by Graham Meyer and Jennifer Tanaka
Reported and written by Ben Beard, Brittney Blair, Robert Buscemi, Kim Conte, Lizzie Garrett, Miriam Gottfried, Noah Isackson, Bradley Lincoln, Rebecca Little, Ruth Lopez, Joanna Topor Mackenzie, Beth Marino, Kevin McKeough, Graham Meyer, Penny Pollack, Jeff Ruby, Jennifer Tanaka, Joanne Trestrail, Cassie Walker, Dennis Ray Wheaton, and Ann Wiens
Photograph: Anna Knott