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. ✶
Tuesday, April 25
John Greenfield and Dany Resner rode the rails to visit every CTA station in just nine hours, 30 minutes and 59 seconds, beating the previous record, set last year by a visitor from England.