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. ✶
Friday, March 24
With the primaries over, the next election to focus on is local school councils for Chicago Public Schools March 23. CPS has created a map of LSCs to see whether anyone's running for yours, and CenterSquare Journal and Roscoe View Journal are devoting full coverage to elections in their neighborhoods.