Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. 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. 


Monday, April 15

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If you'e got an idea about how to get illegal guns off the streets, and can sum it up in 140 characters or less, the city's listening (if it has the hashtag #whatifchicago). The best suggestions will debated October 11 with police Superintendent Garry McCarthy at a Chicago Ideas Week panel.

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