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

Nick Digilio

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)

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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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