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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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Chicagoist's Kevin Robinson did some digging into ourcommunityourchoice.com, a site promoting bringing Wal-Mart to Chatham, and discovered it's not a grass-roots community organization at all: it's backed by the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce and Wal-Mart.

 
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