BLOCK PARTY: A taste of Chicago history lives on in the confines of 3322 S. Morgan St.

Dave Samber is such a preternaturally exuberant guy that it is hard to imagine, even as the economy batters businesses, that he doesn't face each day with a smile and a new idea. One of his latest was to serve shark at last year's Taste of Chicago. That sounded risky."But people just loved it,"... Photo for the Tribune by Charles Osgood