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. 


Wednesday, September 22

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Tomorrow is the (alleged) first day of spring and the day to see Chicagohenge, when the sun rises (around 6:53am) and sets (around 7:03pm) directly between the city's East-West streets. If you snap a photo of this biannual beauty, be sure to post it to our Flickr pool.

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