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Violetta

WAT’s Proust Questionnaire: Violeta Edelman –
The Sweet Story of Dolcezza’s Gelati and Sorbetti

Friday, August 16th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Georgia-native Robb Duncan met his Argentine wife, Violeta Edelman, while sailing down the Amazon. As one romance bloomed in South America, another emerged from a

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Pope Francis

America’s Complicated Relationship with Religion:
Can a New Pope and a Bible Series Rekindle Interest?

Thursday, March 14th, 2013
by on Living Around

According to a 2012 survey conducted by the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life, nearly 20 percent of Americans do not identify with any

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Oven

Blue Duck Tavern—American Food in an Elegant Setting

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012
by on Dining Around

The Blue Duck Tavern looks nothing like a traditional tavern. Not surprising since Tony Chi, the master of “invisible design,” created the look for one

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Patricia-and-Elena

Patricia Grace Stevens and Elena Agostinis:
Peoria Emporium—A Creative Collaboration

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

The multi-faceted Patricia Grace Stevens (above, left) studied at Indiana University where she majored in nursing, but found time to take jewelry design. She became

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