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The Witness revisits a story falsified in search of a higher truth

The Witness revisits the 1964 murder of Kitty Genovese, which became a symbol of bystander apathy.

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Cover Story: The new Ed Vrdolyak is nothing like the old one or how to be a progressive in Mayor Rahm's Chicago. Tenth Ward alderman Sue Sadlowski Garza is cultivating a new kind of progressive power on Chicago's southeast side.

Movies: A new wave of premieres at the Chicago French Film Festival. Ten new features make their local debuts at the Chicago French Film Festival.

Food & Drink: Chef Cameron Grant's Animale instincts are sharp. The folks behind Logan Square’s great Osteria Langhe get gutsy with Italian.
The Reader's Bar Guide: Hundreds of bars searchable by neighborhood and our top recommended watering holes in Chicago

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