SUMMER FUN
SPECIAL SECTION

Weekend Getaways at Cooperstown, Sterling Renaissance Fair, Geneva/Seneca Lake, and Allegheny National Forest
Get away from it all. Some special places to experience nature, explore culture, and celebrate summer.
By Edmund Cardoni, Glenn Gramigna, Amanda Berger, and Carrie Fascia

Ten Ways to Make a Splash
Fun on Western New York’s waterways: the best of what you can do on or near our lakes, rivers, canals, and waterfalls.
By Stacy Wickham

Paradise on the Patio
Make your summer living spaces the best they can be. Advice from landscapers, nurseries, and private patio owners.
By Carrie Fascia

OTHER FEATURES
Hip to be At The Square
A behind-the-scenes look at the history of Thursday at the Square and what’s behind its ever-increasing popularity. Will it outgrow its downtown boundaries?
By Nancy J. Parisi


American Journalists: Dan Herbeck, Lou Michel, and the Tomothy McVeigh Story.
Ever since their best-selling book on McVeigh came out—the only authorized biography—Herbeck and Michel have experienced their own notoriety. The story of their experience with America’s most reviled mass murderer.
By Anna Geronimo Hausmann


Voices of Difference:
Stories of immigrant women in Western New York.
By Marie Saccomano Coppola and
Cheryl Apruzzese Thompson


INFO AT SPREE
Allentown Architecture Projects;
Spree Wins the Silver;
Bedazzledin Fredonia
By Elizabeth Licata and Carrie Fascia

ARTS
Theater: The Staging of City of Light
By Anthony Chase
Arts Profile: The Intriguing Lives of Harold and Mary Cohen.
By Linda Levine
Music: Classically Bukowski: Blood, Guts, and Tears.
By Cheryl Gobbetti Hoffman
Theater Preview: Shaw 2001
By Ellen Comerford
Pan-Am 1901-2001:
A Centennial Selection
By Carrie Fascia
Art Preview: The Art of Tourism
By Elizabeth Licata

FOOD & LIVING
The Great Indoors: Showhouse 2001
Photographed by Jessica Kourkounis;
Text by Elizabeth Licata
The Great Indoors: The Mansion on
Delaware Avenue.

Photographed by Jessica Kourkounis;
Text by Elizabeth Licata
Nature: Flowers in Flight
By Paul Chimera
Style: Lotions and Potions
By Susan Johnson
The Spree Health Makeover:
Installment Four
By Christina Bolich
Health: The Sneezing Season
By Kathryn Radeff
Personal Currency: Retirement
By Bruce Eaton
Finance: The 401-K.
By Mark Stevens
Technology: The Picture Evolves.
By Mark Webster
Chef’s Best: Roadside Dining
By Ann Blask
Cooking 101: Make It Jump
By Joe George
Wine: Only One Glass Per Vine
By Bernard Lederman

On the cover: © Jim Bush