| Sep 29, 2009
Representatives of six major world powers and Iran will begin talks on the Islamic Republic's nuclear program when they meet Thursday. Here is a primer on the issues to be discussed.
Who will participate in the talks in Geneva?
The discussions will be...
| Jun 4, 2010
| 11:33 AM
Often lost in the sea of nails, hooks, hammers, levels (and expletives) is the potential for glory that exists in the hanging of art on one's walls.
We're talking about the arrangement and composition -- the "how" of the hanging.
We're talking about...
| Jan 18, 2009
American power is rooted in American values, Secretary of State-designate Hillary Rodham Clinton said last week at her Senate confirmation hearing. Unfortunately, we've learned the hard way that the United States cannot credibly promote values it is...
| Jan 15, 2009
Today's topic: In its final months, the Bush administration has issued dozens of "midnight regulations" -- rule changes that can have far-reaching effects but need no debate in Congress -- including permitting mining near the Grand Canyon and taking...
| Dec 2, 2009
| 1:39 PM
| Jul 31, 2008
First impressions: Even if you know Geneva, Bien Trucha is hard to find. It's tucked next to a hair salon in a small, nondescript building on the main drag. But what a find it is. There's nothing exotic about this Mexican restaurant, unless you count...
| Aug 7, 2009
Jeff Harting, president of FGH Architects, had just finished a spectacular gut rehab of a Wilmette home overlooking the lake. The project was undertaken for a family with school-age children, and one hurdle was creating a kids' homework area as impressive...
| Aug 23, 2009
Two drivers have been arrested for operating while intoxicated in relation to a Friday night accident in Van Buren County.
According to Sheriff Dale R. Gribler, at about 9 p.m. Friday deputies were dispatched to the 59000 block of County Road 384 near...
| Aug 30, 2009
Like many shopping for a lakefront vacation home these days, Duane Nolte is hoping to snag a bargain.
His first effort, however, was received about as enthusiastically as a glass of soured milk.
Nolte recently made a low-ball offer on a waterfront...
| Dec 14, 2007
| 4:19 PM
Geneva 73, No. 7 Batavia 70
Records: Geneva 7-2, 4-1;
Batavia 7-1, 4-1.
Halftime: Geneva 34-27.
Summary: Geneva G Max Cary hit an off-balance shot with 23.3 seconds left and tipped a rebound from Batavia's Ben Potter's miss out to center...
| Jan 8, 2009
The Grand Canyon, Mount Everest and Loch Ness will vie with more than 200 other spectacular places in the next phase of the global competition for the New 7 Wonders of Nature, organizers said.
The 261 nominees from 222 countries include some of the...