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.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions. 


Tuesday, October 19

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While one of city's LGBT weeklies, Chicago Free Press, crumbles under unpaid wages and an exodus of senior staff, Gay Chicago magazine (more of an entertainment guide) has picked up Free Press writer, Amy Wooten and editor, Gary Barlow to head their hard news feature, "Gay Chicago Newswatch," as elections loom. Meanwhile, Chicago Free Press has no intention of ceasing publication.

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