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News at the Neighborhood Level

Chicago-based Everyblock was recently purchased by MSNBC.com. Everyblock is just one of many online media outlets providing news and information happening on the hyper-, or micro-, local level. Their beat can be a neighborhood or even a city block. More than two years ago, Chicago Tribune launched TribLocal.com, a series of Websites and weekly papers that cover suburban Chicago. Managing editor Kyle Leonard discusses running a hyper-local news operation.

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