As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block is on indefinite hiatus. The site will remain up in archive form while we evaluate our options, which may include a redesign or sale.
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Saturday, July 30
The City is set to consider the Portage Theater for landmark status, which would prevent the Chicago Tabernacle from turning the movie house into a church if they were to buy it.