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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Thursday, May 23

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The water from a pump in the Schiller Woods Forest Preserve is said to have magical powers. Curious City investigates.

Mayor Emanuel apparently isn't too worried about going slow near schools and parks. His chauffeured SUV has been caught by speed and red light cameras 20 times in the last two and a half years.

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