| Sep 24, 2012
| 12:06 PM
State police confiscated thousands of dollars and four guns after stopping a speeding car near Peru.
A state trooper stopped a 2000 Chevrolet Prizm on U.S. 31 near Miami County Road 200 North for going 73 mph in a 60 mph zone. After speaking with the...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 4:52 PM
A Peru Officer who shocked an Alzheimer's patient with a stun gun has lost his job.
City officials fired Officer Gregory Martin Friday.
Last month, Peru Police Chief Steve Hoover recommended that Officer Martin be terminated following an internal...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 5:57 AM
Indiana State Police detectives arrested two individuals on child molestation charges following an investigation.
Troopers arrested Karl A. Wikstrom Jr., 40 of Peru, Ind. at his home Friday on six felony counts of child molestation, and one count of...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 4:53 PM
When Sarita Santillan moved from Peru to Maryland with her family in 2003, she was just 11 years old — and had little clue how hard it would be to stay here.
This week, Santillan, 20, an illegal immigrant who lives in Greektown, will be among...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 9:09 PM
Ecuador granted Julian Assange asylum over fears of political persecution Thursday, but it was hardly a reprieve as Britain vowed to extradite the WikiLeaks founder to Sweden to face questioning on sex crime charges.
Assange, whose website has...
| Aug 18, 2012
Saturday @ 1p.m. The Sunset Strip The 2012 Sunset Strip Music Festival www.sunsetstripmusicfestival.com Don't miss the last day of the 2012 Sunset Strip Music Festival. There are two outdoor stages on Sunset between San Vicente and Doheny featuring...
| Mar 18, 2012
THE BEST WAY TO CUZCO
From LAX, connecting service (change of plane) to Cuzco is offered on LAN, Aeromexico, American, United, Delta and Copa. Restricted round-trip fares, including taxes and fees, are $766-$786.
To call the numbers below...
| Apr 1, 2012
As the wife of an ambitious politician, Pat Nixon had her hands full. Besides keeping up with Richard Nixon's various political incarnations, she had a household to run and two daughters to raise.
But as a new exhibit on the centennial of her birth at...
| May 21, 2012
| 10:45 AM
It's easier than you think, and you should be able to do it for about $3,000, including a flight from the U.S. and staying at a good ecolodge. You need to be moderately physically fit and be able to climb stairs and walk well on uneven surfaces and...
| May 8, 2012
| 6:14 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Here's a tip for the thirsty traveller: Both Chile and Peru make tasty variations on the grape brandy known as pisco. Try both if you can.
But wherever you are, pretend that your host country's pisco is the only one for you.
| Jul 24, 2011
Trip logistics: To re-create the trip described, contact any one of a number of Mountain Lodge of Peru's travel partners, including Mountain Travel Sobek (www.mtsobek.com); REI (www.rei.com/adventures) or Backroads (www.backroads.com) or contact MLP...