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General Information

Name:  Patrick Butler  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction



Illinois Connection

Butler is a lifelong Chicagoan.

Biographical and Professional Information

Butler has covered the North Side for the past thirty-five years, most of them as a reporter for the Lerner Newspapers. He currently writes for Inside Publications' Booster and News-Star. Butler served more than a dozen years as president of the Ravenswood-Lake View Historical Association and for several years anchored a cable TV news/feature magazine, North Side Neighbors.

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