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Hoekstra grew up in Naperville and now resides in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Dave Hoekstra is the host of the radio program Nocturnal Journal with Dave Hoekstra on WGN-720 AM. A Chicago Sun-Times columnist from 1985 to 2014, he is also the author of The People’s Place, The Supper Club Book, Ticket to Everywhere and the coauthor of Disco Demolition.


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Awards

-- *Chicago Newspaper Guild Stick-O-Type Award for Column Writing, 1987

-- *Dave was honored at the 2005 Illinois Authors Book Fair sponsored by the Illinois Center for the Book and the Illinois State Library in Springfield, Illinois.