As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block has ceased publication. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Sunday, April 23
AAA's Daily Fuel Gauge Report puts average Chicago unleaded gas prices at $4.387, the highest they've ever been. For comparison, the average price was $3.112 a year ago.