Gapers Block has ceased publication.

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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Tuesday, December 7

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"The debate over Wal-Mart here in Chicago has raised a lot of questions and opened a lot of eyes. I don't think this story is over yet - far from it." A bit late to the game, but the New York Times offers an article about the debate of putting two Wal-Marts in Chicago. Forget Wal-Mart. When are they finally going to put a Cracker Barrel in River North?

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