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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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The Chicago Historical Society was renamed yesterday. Gary Johnson, the president of the society, says the name Chicago History Museum more adequately represents the city's oldest cultural institution.

 
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