Last Race in Sonoma: Twilight for “Top the Cops” - SBNation.com
The oldest looks barely old enough to drive. . fearlessness, and disdain for the longevity of their tires, paint jobs, and mortal souls to send their cars skidding sideways at high speeds, perpendicular to their tires, two or more cars traveling the ...
July 22, 2015
A2Z Analysiz – ROH Death Before Dishonor VII: Night Two (Lance Storm, Chris Hero)
I'm not sure what the point of this was, and it's depressing to see ROH do nothing at all interesting with Bison Smith. Rating: *¾ A frustrated Necro blasts timekeeper Giuseppe di Lorento with a steel chair and starts tearing up ringside. Meanwhile ...
July 18, 2015
The Chic Apartment: Keep mine cool
The 57-year-old bachelor, who retired from his vice-president position in a bank seven years ago, says: "I was always fascinated with how nice food looks in a chiller. So when I had my own home, I insisted on having one." In it, he keeps drinks, cakes ...
July 17, 2015
The Man Who Saw America
Then Frank pointed to a construction crane, its boom passing below a church steeple clock. Frank hoped to express the emotional rhythms of the United States, to portray underlying realities and misgivings — how it felt to be wealthy, to be poor ...
July 2, 2015
Five American families, each harboring a grave secret, took their seats around a vast dining table at the home of David Bradley, a Washington, D.C., entrepreneur who owns the media company that publishes The Atlantic. It was May 13, . Yemen ...
June 24, 2015
Interview: Thomas Pickering on diplomacy, Iran, Korea, Russia, realpolitik ...
Early in his career, Pickering was special assistant to Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, later rising to become undersecretary for political affairs—the department's third-highest position, where he was in charge of daily operations around the ...
June 30, 2015
Two Single-Owner Sessions Lead Garth's July 24-25 Auction
Among Shirley's many accomplishments and credits, she was a founding president of the Chicago Suburban Antique Dealers Association, Inc, she was listed in Who's Who of American Women and Who's Who in the Midwest, she lectured on various fields of ...
July 13, 2015
Vibrant hues and eclectic touches in a golf course home
Both have Chicago roots and had already enjoyed a French country-style home ... quirky items as an antique teeter-totter for an open staircase wall; a large boat propeller forming the base of a round, glass-topped cocktail table; and a substantial 1889 ...
July 19, 2015
Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers Hosts Inaugural Auction in St. Louis
Rounding out the fine art session is an interesting ... style bracket clock by Guelin A. Lucerne with a typical form and painted floral and foliate decoration is also expected to sell for $1,000-2,000. A French, first quarter-20th century flip top games ...
July 17, 2015
Soy Sauce On Tap & A Garden Out Back At Williamsburg's Kings County Imperial
and on any given night you might find yourself seated in a rickety metal chair seemingly salvaged from some 1970s classroom; or at a plush circular red banquette, complete with built-in Lazy Susan; or at a table in the back dining area, a space that feels ...
July 13, 2015
Join the country club and bring your home up to date in style
COUNTRY style's surely ... An Atelier Bar Table, £499. Zone an area with the Croft Braid Rug, in Ivory, from £190. PASTORAL TOUCHES: Demi Stool, upholstered in Maritime Grey, £99, Swoon Editions. Newgate Gallery II Wall Clock, £109 (was £129), Barker ...
July 12, 2015
The art of engraving: Couple turns passion into a hobby
In their passion to improve and perfect their skills, the Schrecks' work has landed them in a coffee-table edition book: "American Engravers III - Masterpieces in Metal by ... "I like the old, antique style of engraving," she said. "When I get near the ...
July 11, 2015
For Joliet sculptor Charles Ringer, ‘my lifestyle is my art’
A lot of people are familiar with the work of Charlie Ringer, a metal ... table, old business signs, gas pumps, slot machines, a big safe, musical instruments, pinball machines, motorcycles (Ringer favors BMWs), jukeboxes, more mannequins, clocks, costumes ...
July 10, 2015
Not just for riding: Bikes find spot in home decor
While the rides themselves often are tricked out with colored tires, swanky seats and vintage ... clocks crafted from drive trains and chain rings. In Marquette, Mich., designer and former bike mechanic Andy Gregg has combined his skills to make high-style ...