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.
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Friday, September 29

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Cyclist Bobby Cann was struck by a car in Old Town and killed while riding home from work last night. The motorist has cooperated with police. Cann recently rode in the Ride of Silence, which honors cyclists killed in car accidents. There will be a memorial at the accident site tonight from 4 to 6pm to honor him, and tomorrow night's Critical Mass may also swing by.

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