Whet Moser

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10 Stories Everyone in Chicago Should Read This Week

A look inside the Edgewater Beach Apartments, a Logan Square SRO, a Chicago neighborhood facing a new threat of gang violence, and more—including what it’s like to live on an indie filmmaker’s salary.

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How Health and Housing Relate to Crime in Chicago

Low birth weight, childhood lead poisoning, pre-term births, and infant mortality rate all go hand in hand with the crime rate—but there are significant differences in how neighboring communities are affected.

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10 Stories You Should Read This Week

Read about a crime reporter’s view of city violence, why Lurie Garden is an overlooked treasure, how school choice further segregates CPS students, a tax in the ’burbs for crashing your car, and more.