• Issue of
  • Jul 31 - Aug 6, 2003
  • Vol. 32, No. 44

News & Politics

  • Deaf to the Screams

    The next state's attorney to investigate police torture in Chicago will be the first.
  • Free Needles

    Working from a makeshift clinic in his van, a retiree offers acupuncture to the homeless.

Arts & Culture

  • Who's Your Daddy?

    The National Poetry Slam sputtered without founder Marc Smith. Now he's back on board and bringing it home to Chicago.
  • The Rebuilding Process

    The Thompson Center debacle sent him into architectural exile, but with his new IIT dorms Helmut Jahn has shot back into the spotlight and our good graces.

Music

  • Night Spies

    We are at Manchow.

Food & Drink