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Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Andrew / January 8, 2009 10:06 AM

They're collecting a list of "Chicago's best blogs" -- why don't we make our own list?

On my list:

Cheryl / January 8, 2009 10:41 AM

The CTA Tattler, of course (hi Kev!)

Michi / January 8, 2009 11:15 AM

Francine McKenna!

cookie / January 8, 2009 11:22 AM

Yeah, This is Really Chicago

ArchitectureChicago PLUS

Magnum Photo

corinna / January 8, 2009 11:53 AM

Shapely Prose (2/3 based in Chicago, 3/3 awesome.)

cookie / January 8, 2009 12:12 PM

(oops, i submitted three previously but one was not chicago-related. duh. here are the other two, again, plus a new third)

Yeah, This is Really Chicago

Architecture Chicago Plus

Lee Bey: The Urban Observer

dan / January 8, 2009 1:15 PM

Yowza. That Trib list really brought out the shills!

My list:
Gapers Block
Beachwood Reporter
Menu Pages Chicago
Martha Bayne

PMan / January 9, 2009 6:14 AM

The telenova that is Illinois Government is running on the Capitol Fax Blog

holden / January 9, 2009 7:19 AM

Gaper's, obviously

Can You See the Sunset from the Southside
a great music blog

This guy, up to last year, taught for CPS and his old blog was Chicago Teacher Man and it was great. Now he's teaching in India, so not quite as local, but still great.

Just getting started following this one, but if you love Check, Please, you're bound to enjoy...

Crafts, DIY, some great pix and family fun ideas.

Joannah / April 4, 2009 2:17 AM

I recently came across your blog and have been reading along. I thought I would leave my first comment. I don't know what to say except that I have enjoyed reading. Nice blog. I will keep visiting this blog very often.


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