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General Information

Name:  Tom Kacich  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: N/A


Illinois Connection

Tom Kacich lives in Springfield, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Kacich, the author of ''Hot Type: 150 Years of the Best Local Stories'' from the News Gazette, is the editorial page editor of the Champaign/Urbana News Gazette. He has worked for the newspaper since 1975. The book reviews the top 150 news stories of the first 150 years (1852-2002) of print journalism in Champaign/Urbana, and will interest the thousands of University of Illinois graduates who spent time there over the years.

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-- Journalism Awards including 1st Place for Column Writing among Illinois Newspapers