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  • In New Mexico, history is etched into El Morro monument

    In New Mexico, history is etched into El Morro monument
    "The most interesting part about [El Morro] is the signatures of all the people going through there," reader Laura LaCour-Johnson, a native of Albuquerque, write in her nominating letter. "The best time to go is just before winter, when it's chilly but...
  • Nominees Announced for the 2009 People's Choice Awards

    The nominees for the 35th Annual People's Choice Awards were announced on Monday (Nov. 10), providing their usual populist contrast to the Emmys, Oscars and Grammys. While the Oscars may be prone to honoring things like "No Country For Old Men" and the...
  • Decision time

    Sometimes a casual question makes a person stop and think. Cynthia Pontier had been living in rental apartments since college graduation in the mid-1980s. When Lissa Weinstein, a tennis friend and broker associate with Sudler Sotheby's International...
  • Nurture your investment portfolio

    Financial planner Jayne Di Vincenzo advises the Oyster Pearls, a Newport News-based investment club for women of any age, any profession – including homemakers. "Our goal is to have fun learning about stocks, asset allocation, the economy and just...
  • Take care of your investment portfolio and it will care for you

    Take care of your investment portfolio and it will care for you
    Financial planner Jayne Di Vincenzo advises the Oyster Pearls, an investment club for women of any age, any profession, including homemakers. "Our goal is to have fun learning about stocks, asset allocation, the economy and just enjoy each other's...
  • Mobster: Fear led me to kill, then 'rat'

    The lawyer started with "Good afternoon, Mr. Calabrese," but things didn't stay cordial for long. Nicholas Calabrese, who had already acknowledged in testimony Thursday that he was "a rat" for testifying against his brother and other mob figures, was...
  • When in the Course of human events...

     
    by Jim Tankersley France celebrates its independence day on the anniversary of a citizen uprising at a prison; Canada's comes on the anniversary of a legislative act recognizing its self-governance. In the United States, we celebrate a "Dear John"......
  • '30 Rock': The Boston Tea Party

     
    Is Tina Fey psychic? It certainly seems that way. "30 Rock" always has its finger on the pulse of what's going on in the country, sometimes to its own detriment. But Thursday night's episode of "30 Rock," with its references......
  • Noted Chicago architect Bruce Graham dies

     
    Blair Kamin reports that Bruce Graham, architect of the Sears (willis) Tower and the John Hancock Center, has died. The profile of Graham that I wrote for the Tribune is so old (April, 1981) it exists only in .pdf format:......
  • Monster Mash: Autry president to retire; Einstein's theory of relativity goes public; LuPone's ballet debut

     
    --Bidding farewell: John L. Gray, president of the Autry National Center of the American West, will announce his retirement today. (Los Angeles Times) --Scientific treasure: The original 46-page manuscript of Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity...
  • Obama's 'John Hancock'

     
    In case you're an amateur graphologist--and even if you are not--here's a gander at President Barack Obama's rather distinctive signature on the historic healthcare reform bill that was signed on Tuesday. --Richard Metzger Via the White House Flickr feed....