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Articles from Swiss News (April 1, 2006)

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'Feast of Color': the Merzbacher-Mayer Collection at the Zurich Kunsthaus expresses a personal and passionate relationship with colour in some 200 paintings and sculptures that span more than a century of art history. 534
'Maddest car of the year' says BBC's Top Gear. 190
A world for all mankind. Heddema, Renske 1171
American International Club of Geneva. 85
American Woman's Club of Zurich. 124
American Women's Club of Lausanne. 85
Bridge at the heart of Europe: with a balanced blend of the urbane and pastoral charm, the Canton of Fribourg links French- and German-speakers, historic legacy and contemporary culture. Meen, Elizabeth 1206
Dog attack: the tragic attack that took the life of a six-year-old boy in Canton Zurich in December has focused attention on dog owners and animal control laws. Pattison, Margaret 1263
English Speaking Club Zurich. 120
Football, American-style: on spring afternoons, Swiss parks fill with football players. And many are indulging in the American version, complete with smashing tackles and acrobatic cheerleaders. Blake, Chris Interview 808
Geneva English Drama Society. 83
Going out this month: the swiss guide to food and drink. Directory 742
Golf fever returns: for many, April is the month that marks the annual return of spring fever: longer days, kids playing barefoot, life stirring in the garden, and golfers anxiously awaiting the start of the season. Clinton, Kati 1192
Golfing with the Swiss: you might imagine that golf is not very popular in Switzerland for the following reasons: mountains tend to get in the way of fairways. 'Green fees' translate as 'environmentally friendly pixies' for those who speak Swiss-German. De Faoite, Diarmuid 377
Home away from home: as any English-speaking expat in Switzerland knows, it's not hard to find US- or UK-related clubs. But what about opportunities for people of other nationalities to get together? Mangold-Vine, Gail 1288
How about a real gem? If you missed the Oscars and the People's Choice Awards--or even if you didn't--Switzerland's Baselworld is a showcase to catch the hot trends in fine jewelry and watches. 449
How do you choose a school? As an educator myself, I wondered how parents choose a school--for teaching staff, philosophy, location, or programme. Maechler-Dent, Sonya 1194
International education at the Inter-Community School. Matthews, Michael 201
International Men's Club Zurich. 82
Jane Harris: The Observations. 90
John F. Kennedy International School. 291
Kate Grenville: The Secret River. 81
On the green: reader, expat and golf aficionado, Adam Pratt gives insight into his favourite Swiss golf tournaments. Pratt, Adam 560
Price complaints continue to rise. 90
Pro-golfing, Swiss-style: twenty-six year old Nora Angehrn is Switzerland's number one professional female golfer, and a promising young talent in Europe. Swiss News caught up with Nora in St. Moritz to find out what it's like to be a touring pro-golfer. Clinton, Kati Cover story 1484
Schooling Swiss-style. 165
Spring is in the air. Clinton, Kati 154
Swiss prepare for bird flu: the Swiss are preparing to face more cases of bird flu after wild fowl were confirmed to have died of the H5N1 virus. 622
Swiss road deaths drop with alcohol limit. 137
Teaching kids, the Steiner way: many expatriates think that there are only two schooling options, the high-priced private international schools or the local state schools. Swiss News looks at a lesser-known alternative. Littlejohn, Simone 1319
That Swiss Schoggi ... Switzerland's liquid gold: for many years the Swiss chocolate industry has fought the unlawful use of the 'Swiss chocolate' label throughout the world, including a successful battle against Cadbury. Swiss News examines how a country without the natural ingredients of chocolate became a premier producer, worldwide. Chudacoff, Mike Company overview 1685
The British Residents' Association of Switzerland. 106
The Zurich International School. 146
Tim Parks Medici Money. 85
Trade winds: trade between Switzerland and Europe is flourishing, and prospects for more free trade agreements appear better than ever. Anderson, Robert 1593
What's on this month. Directory 2689
Zurich Comedy Club. 98

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