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Profiles

Windy City Man

Michael Polsky came to America from Ukraine with virtually nothing. Today his giant wind farms are generating millions.
Business Week Chicago, February 2008
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Baron in the Making

Jim Tyree built Mesirow Financial into a Chicago institution. Not bad for a hard-knocks kid from the South Side.
Business Week, May 2008
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Reviews

Kennebunkport, Maine, is perfectly disheveled

The Bergen Record, March 31, 1985
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Fevers of a young French heart

The Bergen Record, July 26, 1985
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Kid-friendly eateries dish up fun for everyone

Crain’s Chicago Business, April 19, 2004

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Suzanne’s Diary for Nicholas by James Patterson

[People, July, 2001 ]
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Old Town offers lunch break from Loop

Crain’s Chicago Business, March 15, 2004
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Features

Celebrating Vivian Maier, unsung street photographer

Crain’s Business Chicago, March 10, 2014
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Leveling the playing field even more

Crain’s Business Chicago, June 04, 2012
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From muggle to media mogul by age 25

Crain’s Business Chicago, April 23, 2012
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Director Zimmerman finds source material in unlikely places

Crain’s Business Chicago, December 19, 2011
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Humor

Something Borrowed: A Wedding Dress Makes the Rounds

Chicago Reader, December 8, 1995

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Back to the Present: Bliss in a Water Tank

Crain’s Chicago Business, August 3, 1998
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In the blog

Two of my dearest, smartest friends read no fiction at all. Ever. Lately I’m drifting into their camp. I’ve already railed about the grotesque resolution in Gillian Flynn’s “Gone Girl,” but it’s worth repeating: I see people carrying that book and think — ugh, just wait. That book that should be wrapped in warning tape.

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I’m often in awe of museum art; how or when it was created, how it’s presented. It’s a quiet, passive pleasure. Delight, joy: at a museum? That’s rare. Olafur Eliasson is the Danish-Icelandic artist whose installations can be seen and experienced at the Museum of Contemporary Art (220 E. Chicago Ave.) through Sept. 13. Go.

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I ran out of books earlier this summer at our lake house and vowed to bring enough for my latest two-week visit. Other folks go to Lac Pythonga to fish, hunt, hike, sail. I go there to unplug, read, swim, sun, spa and hike. Mostly, I read. I brought four books; I’ll tell you about the

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