Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | Jul 17, 2003
  • Issue of
  • Jul 17-23, 2003
  • Vol. 32, No. 42

Columns & Opinion

News & Politics

  • Feature
  • Loud Man Out

    Alley owner Mark Thomas cofounded Lakeview's neighborhood business association, but the group no longer wants him as a member.
  • Field & Street
  • The Kindest Cut

    Urban arborist Charlie Miller saves Chicago's trees from bugs, disease, the weather, and sometimes their owners.

Arts & Culture

  • Culture Club
  • A Change in Plans

    As Columbia reconsiders its generous retirement benefits, faculty and staff are rethinking their relationship with the college.


Food & Drink


  • Night Spies

    We are at Gibson's.

City Life

  • Our Town
  • Done Fishing

    Two buddies make hay on the last day of the best perch season in recent memory.
  • Our Town
  • True Grit

    Criminal defense attorney Larry Axelrood writes naturalistic thrillers about the pitfalls of the profession.