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.
✶ Thank you for your readership and contributions over the past 12-plus years. ✶
Monday, April 24
It's currently a foggy 75 degrees in Hyde Park that "feels like 73" but a sunny 86 degrees in Logan Square that "feels like 97." Dueling advisories for dense fog and extreme heat help tell the tale.