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‘Hoop Dreams’ amid the game of life 2

Snapshots of basketball courts in Chicago’s overlooked communities offer a plea for investment in the city’s youth.

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Cover Story: ‘Hoop Dreams’ amid the game of life. Snapshots of basketball courts in Chicago’s overlooked communities offer a plea for investment in the city’s youth.

Literature: Jason Diamond’s Searching for John Hughes is really a journey of self-discovery. The Brooklyn author’s North Shore adolescence was a different kind of teen movie.

Food & Drink: Bad Hunter is mostly meatless but missing nothing. At Heisler Hospitality’s latest, Dan Snowden’s vegetable-forward menu is no joke.

The Reader's Bar Guide: Hundreds of bars searchable by neighborhood and our top recommended watering holes in Chicago

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