Pickles, Popcorn Balls and Other Suprising Origins Behind Chicago Neighborhood Names

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The Chicago downtown skyline including the Willis Tower, formerly known as the Sears Tower, is seen from the air on February 15, 2013. ( SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

This article about Pilsen being named one of the coolest neighborhoods in the world leads Nick Digilio to share the surprising origins behind Chicago neighborhood names.

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