Wine Time: Frank Family Carneros Chardonnay 2012, Napa Valley

...winery in 1992, Frank Family has continued to grow, gaining fans all over the world. Their latest expansion is in the Far East: China, Japan, Thailand, South Korea, Hong Kong and Singapore.The company is an interesting mix of history and...

Rants & Raves

...as Florida and as far north as Tennessee. I'm just glad that they didn't have to go as far west as Alabama or as far east as South Carolina. Those guys would have been worn out from the travel. By the way, I loved the headline about "shiver...

Faith digest

...Dr. Billy Kim will preach. He is the pastor emeritus of one of South Korea's largest churches and chairman of the Far East Broadcasting Company in Korea. A 40-member Korean Children's Choir, which travels with Dr. Kim, will also perform...

Red Sox look Far East

...on the Jackets roster, it's the Far East that figures to produce the next wave...an untapped vein of talent. "The Far East is obviously very rich in talent and...Sox representatives were from the Far East -- 22-year-old Japanese right-hander...

Russians abandon resource-rich East to find employment

...the growing ranks of Russians in the Far East who have become migrant laborers...into the rugged, virgin lands of the Far East, which served the political aim of...bailing out. The thinly populated Far East has lost 10 percent of its residents...

Youth duck hunt draws crowd

They traveled from from as far south as Columbus, Ga., and as far east as Beaufort, S.C., And they didn't leave disappointed. Last weekend's youth duck hunt at Lake Russell Waterfowl Management...

Idaho pitcher dominates in win

No team in recent years has been as successful at scouting and signing players from the Far East as the Boston Red Sox. In landing Matt Thompson, the Red Sox went far West, and the young right-hander is proof that scouting...

Marco Polo's travels scrutinized for authenticity

...across mostly uncharted waters to his destination in the Far East. One book of particular importance was Description of...reports handed down by Persian or Arabic guidebooks on the Far East that the Polo family collected on its travels. "It is...

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Word gets around about readers' postcards

...field trip with Paul Knox Middle. "We saw a lot of cool monuments and museums," he reports.David Bell is cycling the Far East. He sent a card from Tokyo and another from Hong Kong. He was heading to mainland China, "where we mount bicycles...

Michaux: How to fix PGA Tour schedule

...Cup finales. The playoffs compete with football anyway, so what's another month?4. Start the new season with the Far East events in November. The desire to push into new markets like Asia makes the wrap-around framework inevitable. But...