Whet Moser

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Here Are the Must-Reads for the Week

The city’s 17 best new restaurants, sportswriter Will Leitch on Chicago, Finding Vivian Maier reviewed, an entrepreneurial fix for the student-loan mess, and more.

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How to Fix the GED

The high school equivalency test is broken—and a University of Chicago economist wants to get to the root of the problem.

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Look at Five Lonely Houses on Chicago’s South and West Sides

Developers cleared the city’s land for big projects, but when the housing bubble burst, nothing was built. Now, homes stand alone in Chicago’s depopulated areas, as these haunting images from David Schalliol’s Isolated Building Studies show.