The Year in Review ... 2005 Consolidation and other cost-cutting moves continued throughout 2005, but technology also returned to the political stage as a potentially transformative force. Here's our look back at the events that shaped 2005. The Golden Egg? Can municipal wireless networks solve economic development challenges for rural communities? Security Remote Possibility Adams County, Pa., finds a Web-based virtual private network makes it easier to satisfy demand from outside organizations for access to the county's network. Geo Info New Terrain FEMA looks to local communities to help update its floodplain maps. Electronic Government Crack Down Using auditing software, the Comptroller of Maryland discovers millions in liquor retailers' unpaid taxes. Point of View Wi-Fi for the Masses Municipal wireless networks really heated up in 2005. Will they keep spreading in 2006? Product News Product News MPC Computers, GTCO CalComp, FingerGear, Glacier Computer Spectrum GT Spectrum Reports from the IT horizon. Online Make Me a Match The University of Missouri and Washington University help St. Louis nonprofits find board members through a matchmaking Web site. Cool Conference Recent technology conference shows courts how to be more efficient today and provides glimpses of possible tomorrows. Tech Focus Two Cents: Lock It Up Lexar's LockTight CompactFlash locks down images on a Nikon D2X digital camera. Health Beating an Epidemic By tracking New York City residents with diabetes, the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene hopes to combat the disease. Justice Triggered Response Chicago Police Department hopes to curb gun violence with smart technology.