One of our sharp-eyed readers, Joyce Porter, tipped us off that on Dec. 22, in the Chicago Tribune’s Arts section, Rick Kogan asked the columnists of the Arts and Entertainment staff to compile lists of the major cultural losses of the past decade. Greg Kot, the Trib’s music critic, included our own dearly departed Val Camilletti. She would have gotten a big kick out of that.

Ken Trainor

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