University of Delaware ’s Professional Theater
Program has been called grueling, elitist … and
one of the best graduate programs in theater in the nation.
by Patricia Lake
From Russia With Love
Olympic gold medalists Gennadiy Karponosov and
Natalya Linichuk, staff members at UD’s ice skating center,
coach a new group of Olympic hopefuls.
by Theresa Gawlas Medoff
The benefits of being an identical twin or triplet extend
beyond the ability to pull a switch-a-roo. All of life’s a
“twin thing” with these Delaware multiples.
by Bryan D. Vargo
A complete wedding resource, including designer
fashions, 50 great reception sites, readers’ picks, and a
look at weddings the second time around.
Facts of Life
Women’s fertility drops significantly in their mid-30s.
Infertility treatments may help, but they’re not a cure-all,
and they come with physical and emotional costs.
by Sheri Rehwoldt
Cystitis is the most common urinary tract infection
in women. Learn how to recognize the symptoms.
by Pam George
Growing Up Too Fast
A condition called Central Precocious Puberty can
cause puberty to prematurely begin in girls as young as 5.
by Mary Minor Davis
It’s Not Just Tofu Anymore
DuPont researchers are making soy tastier.
by Stacey L. Carlough
in every issue
Twin Peeks. by Marsha Mah
Matchmaker for a day, film Q&A, song-and-
dance for the troops,
shootin’ some hoops, and more.
Edited by Bryan D. Vargo
Valentine gifts for your sweetie.
by Kelly M. Carter
Dine on oysters or shrimp, then do-se-do at the
Edited by Megan M.F. Everhart
A music and fireworks tribute and an “Arty Party.”
Edited by Patricia Lake
Two local gallery owners prove that Delaware
can handle high-end art.
by Sheri Rehwoldt
Delaware ’s AstroPower is rapidly expanding to
meet the demand for solar power equipment.
by Dale Dallabrida
Delaware ’s four black state legislators balance
the will of the majority with their commitments to minority issues. by Robert Moore
A 195-year-old Federal-style home is transformed
into a bed and breakfast. by Eileen Smith Dallabrida
Gourmet goes casual, Delaware gets a cookbook, restaurant listings, and more.
On the transition from soccer mom to garage band groupie. by Marsha Mah
Special Promotion: Bridal Event 2002
Wyndham Wilmington, Feb. 10, to
coming in march
Home and Garden
Guide to Marinas