Stories by Nicole Cardos

Regional Consolidation Might Save Chicago, Author Says

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Should Chicago annex the suburbs to save its shrinking population? Why one author thinks that might be a good idea.

AJ Mendez Brooks’ Memoir Tackles Mental Illness, Family Dysfunction

Since her retirement from the ring a couple of years ago, World Wresting Entertainment champion April Jeanette “AJ” Mendez Brooks has been working on another story line – for a new book.