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My Career Choice: Jennifer Roberts and Randi Fisher – J/R Luxe

Friday, March 27th, 2015
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Leading luxury residential real estate team J/R Luxe brings together Jennifer Roberts (above, right) and Randi Fisher, who have a combined four decades of experience

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The Dowager’s Diary: Downton Abbey in New York City – Week Seven

Thursday, March 26th, 2015
by on Living Around

“Tea at Grover Clevelands.” That was Kate Roosevelt’s diary entry for November 18, 1912 and once again she had me going back to the history

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Me and the policeman at his office at the M issing Persons Bureau.

Erica from America: Seoul – Days One, Two, Three, and Five

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
by on Living Around

Two days after my conversation with George (see my previous story, In Preparation for Pohang), I was in Seoul. I was staying with Sally and

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The Music & Life of Hoagy Carmichael

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
by on Playing Around

Today’s celebratory subject for Harvey Granat, cabaret performer, producer, and educator is the inestimable Hoagy Carmichael. With the help of Hoagy’s son, writer/producer/filmmaker Hoagy “Bix”

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New York: Songs of the City: Effervescent

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
by on Playing Around

Deborah Grace Winer usually extends a gracious welcome and retreats. On this occasion, however, the Artistic Director of Lyrics and Lyricists stayed to host a

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Rudeness Is As Rudeness Does

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
by on Living Around

In times of crisis or extremes, I think we all like to believe that as a culture, we band together and face whatever is coming

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Spring Has Come! To the Screen…

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
by on Playing Around

Finally! After a long and wretched winter, Spring has officially begun! The ice is melting, the days are getting longer, the crocuses are blooming, and

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Clement at the Peninsula:
Exquisite Dining in Midtown Manhattan

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
by on Dining Around

Clement at the Peninsula Hotel is a spot where you can dine in style. With windows on 5th Avenue, the restaurant is convenient when shopping

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