• 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.


  • Night Spies

    We are at Manchow.

Food & Drink