FRIDAY NEWS & NOTES: We want your scary stories

We still have scary stories in the hopper from last year, and we’ll be reviewing those again as well, but if you have a scary story to submit, please do so by Monday, Oct. 18. We’ll run the best the week before Halloween.

Canadian Thanksgiving is a week today
We’ll be taking the  Canadian Thanksgiving, Monday, Oct. 11, off. That week’s newsletter and first post of the week will arrive on Tuesday, Oct. 12.

Contributor News
Another Chicago Magazine published Felix Imonti’s essay, “A Cynic’s Song.” The essay has been included in the Best American Essays of 2021.