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Wine Time: Nipozzano Vecchie Viti 2011, Italy

...Chianti Rufina is a sliver of the larger Chianti region, which in turn is part of the larger Tuscany region in west-central Italy. Tuscany and Chianti produce many wonderful wines. When I was there two months ago we found outstanding wines in small hilltop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-04/wine-time-nipozzano-v
Blighted harvest drives olive oil price pressures

...spring temperatures, a cool summer and abundant rain are taking a big bite out of the olive harvest in some key regions of Italy, Spain, France and Portugal. Those conditions have also helped the proliferation of the olive fly and olive moth, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-18/blighted-harvest-drives-ol
Tiny Gibraltar faces herculean task against World Cup champion Germany

...feature mammoth mismatches, as "minnows" such as San Marino and Malta taking on world powers including England, Spain and Italy. But Friday's match might be one of the biggest underdog stories ever, with UEFA's newest and smallest member trying to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-12/tiny-gibraltar-faces
Kirby: No matter the spelling, crape myrtle thrives here

...Mura to Mr. John M. O'Mahoney, if you're curious. YOUR MAIL: Frank and Genie Spears were "on a two-week tour of Italy and ... having a great time."Diane and Ken Huff, of Waynesboro, Ga., visited the Tennessee Valley Railroad and enjoyed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-06/kirby-no-matter-spelling-crap
WWII book details story of 'First SEALS'

...and they gave it to me right then and there."Monteleone said he conducted dangerous missions nearly the entire length of Italy, from the beaches at Anzio to the Alps, often working with Italian partisans behind the lines. Some of the missions entailed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-11-13/wwii-book-details-story-first-seals
IOC head Thomas Bach seeks support on reform program

...process would go into effect for the 2024 Summer Games. Potential bids could come from cities in the United States, France, Italy, Turkey, Qatar, and South Africa.De Kepper said a more flexible Olympic sports program was under consideration, removing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-07/ioc-head-thomas-bach-see
New models for 2015 include Lincoln MKC

...plans to introduce its first SUV, the Levante, in 2015. Few details have been released, but it's expected to be built in Italy and share a platform and engines with Maserati's Ghibli and Quattroporte sedans.MazdaMAZDA2: The sporty subcompact has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-11-13/new-models-2015-include-linco
Around the block

...performed at the Lincoln Center, San Francisco's Helen Von Ammon's Emerging Artist Series, the Aspen Music Festival and Italy's Castello di Galeazza.Chung-Lim holds double master's degrees in solo piano and collaborative piano and a doctorate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-12/around-block
Four months after biting player in World Cup, Luis Suarez is set to return to action

...and most memorable image of Luis Suarez is the striker biting Giorgio Chiellini in the shoulder in a group stage match against Italy, a play that earned him a four-month suspension.Discipline problems have defined the career of one of the most talented...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-22/four-months-after-bi
Otis Mobley

...in Augusta, GA. He graduated in 1942 from Waynesboro High School. He served in the United States Army in North Africa and Italy from 1943-1946. Mr. Mobley graduated from Georgia Teachers College (now Georgia Southern University) in 1950. He married...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173111679