| Oct 20, 2011
| 7:39 PM
In the modern pantheon of the world's dictators, Moammar Kadafi stood apart. Far apart.
Erratic and mercurial, he fancied himself a political philosopher, practiced an unorthodox and deadly diplomacy, and cut a sometimes cartoonish figure in flowing...
| Jun 1, 2010
A wall of clocks inside the Charter Oak International Academy shows the local time for West Hartford, Puerto Rico, Hanoi, Nairobi and Kolkata, India.
In the main office, T-shirts are sold with the school emblem on front and "Citizen of the World" printed...
| Jun 15, 2010
| 11:07 AM
Orphans of the Storm
Dining for the Dogs" at Egg Harbor Cafe
On Sunday, June 27th, take the family to breakfast or lunch at Egg Harbor Cafe for a good cause -- helping homeless animals!
From 10 am - 1 pm (on the patio), local...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 7:05 AM
When in Geneva, be sure to check out:
Atwater's restaurant, Herrington Inn, 15 S. River Lane, 630-208-7433
Ju Rin, 1772 S. Randall Rd., 630-262-9590
Little Owl, 101 W. State St., 630-232-7223
Mill Race Inn, 4 E. State St., 630-232-2030
| Jul 12, 2010
| 2:18 PM
Sold on a promise of cheap, clean electricity, dozens of communities in Illinois and eight other Midwest states instead are facing more expensive utility bills after bankrolling a new coal-fired power plant that will be one of the nation's largest sources...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 1:05 PM
| Jul 28, 2010
| 6:34 AM
| Aug 11, 2010
| 10:30 AM
It doesn't take more than a quick survey of the news to know there aren't a lot of new apartment and condominium buildings being built nowadays. There's not as much demand for new units. Financing for big projects isn't readily available either.
| Aug 18, 2010
| 7:55 AM
August 29-Garfield Farm Museum near Geneva, IL presents the 21st Annual Heirloom Garden Show from 11am to 4 pm. Visitors can see, taste and purchase endangered varieties of vegetables, fruits, and antique flowers.
The museum is located 5 miles west of...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 8:28 PM
A corporation billed as one of the world’s five largest independent energy traders is pursuing a water deal with the Windber Area Authority.
Mercuria Energy Group of Geneva, Switzerland, sent a letter of interest to the authority last month.
| Sep 13, 2011
| 12:56 PM
'Super-Earth,' 1 of 50 Newfound Alien Planets, Could Potentially Support Life (Source: Yahoo! News)
More than 50 new alien planets — including one so-called super-Earth that could potentially support life — have been discovered by an...