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Stripping Down – Keeping Cool in the City

Monday, July 14th, 2014
by on Living Around

It’s a humid, grayish day in New York, with some hopeful streaks of sun peaking through. Standing on Crosby Street in Soho waiting for a

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Corduroy – Great Food and A Shelter from the Storm

Sunday, July 13th, 2014
by on Dining Around

Located in a historic building on M Street NW near the Convention Center, the entrance to Corduroy is so understated it’s easy to walk right

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Rustic Copperwood Tavern Delivers Refined Cuisine

Saturday, July 12th, 2014
by on Dining Around

A crowded table is always a good thing, except when you’re trying to take pictures; but, it was a must as the dishes coming out

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Worth the (Long) Wait
The Clark Art Institute Reopens

Saturday, July 12th, 2014
by on Playing Around

When the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts reopened its doors on July 4 after two years of building and renovation, art

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Tales of a Jailhouse Librarian:
When Reading Is More Than Passing Time

Saturday, July 12th, 2014
by on Reading Around

“It’s easier to build strong children than repair broken men.” Frederick Douglass Marybeth Zeman, a teacher with over 30 years of experience, accepted a counseling

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: The War Begins

Friday, July 11th, 2014
by on Playing Around

Talking apes! With Big-Ass Spears! When Rise of the Planet of the Apes came out, I was thrilled to see the legendary sci-fi franchise re-booted

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My Career Choice: Monika Werner of Bold and Naked Yoga

Friday, July 11th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Monika Werner and her partner, Joschi Schwarz, own the successful Yoga studio, Bold and Naked Yoga, in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. She

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Jonathan Holt Crafts A Second
Venetian Mystery in The Abduction

Thursday, July 10th, 2014
by on Reading Around

Italy may be the last country we think might be anti-American. Jonathan Holt’s new thriller The Abduction raises that possibility, crafting a plot that will

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