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Poet’s Corner: “Then and Now” – Manisha Bhati

Sunday, May 24th, 2015
by on Reading Around

Then… How many times I said ‘I love you’ and you looked away… How many times I wanted to be with you and you did

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The Woes and Wows of Summer Hair

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
by on Living Around

It’s always something, isn’it? We bemoan flyaway hair during the dry winter months and unruly hair during the summer. Pools across the nation will open

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Tomorrowland

Tomorrowland: The Anti-Dystopian Sci Fi Movie

Friday, May 22nd, 2015
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I get that things are bad.  But what can we do to fix them? So says Tomorrowland’s spunky heroine Casey Newton (Britt Robertson of The

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The Art of Forgery – The Minds, Motives, and Methods of Master Forgers by Noah Charney

Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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According to The New York Times, Christie’s Auction House just had its first one billion dollar week. One billion dollars. The aesthetics of a work

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

Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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“Cab to Met.”  That was the inscription in Kate Roosevelt’s diary for January 21, 1913. Could she be referring to the revered Metropolitan Opera House

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Jessica Kubzansky – Directing with a Writer’s Touch

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
by on Woman Around Town

There’s little doubt at the end of My Fair Lady that Professor Henry Higgins and Eliza Doolittle, the cockney flower girl he turned into a

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Bills

Fifty Dollars and a Dream –
The Remarkable York Theatre Company

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
by on Playing Around

Imagine the challenge of mounting a “modest” production of On the Twentieth Century in its first New York revival because the authors are concerned theaters

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Group Of Happy Young Friends Toasting Wine Glass Outdoor While Having Lunch

Cookbooks for Summer Entertaining

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
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Summer is our favorite time to entertain.  Whether it’s grilling steaks in the backyard, sitting down to a new dish at the patio table, or

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