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My Career Choice: Israela Margalit –
From Concert Pianist to Playwright

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

As a concert pianist, Israela Margalit had a career that many musicians can only dream about. Born in Haifa, Israel, she studied at conservatories in

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Swoosie Kurtz’s New Book, Part Swan, Part Goose

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Starting out in life with a name like Swoosie, might earn a child days of teasing. But this Swoosie is the actress Swoosie Kurtz who

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Catherine

Kelly Reilly as Neurologist Catherine Black
On ABC’s New Medical Drama, Black Box

Thursday, May 8th, 2014
by on Playing Around

Since Dr. House hung up his cane and stethoscope, the TV landscape has been looking for the next genius doctor who also happens to have

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Megan and J.R.

Megan Smith-Harris – Showcasing the Trials
And Triumphs of Burn Survivors

Monday, January 27th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Megan Smith-Harris had never met a burn survivor, or even a firefighter, until she began work on her feature documentary, Trial by Fire: Lives Re-Forged.

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Larry

TV’s Cliffhanger Has Become a Real Downer

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
by on Playing Around

I think I’m safe in saying that we will never see a better cliffhanger than the one produced by Dallas on March 21,1980, when someone

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Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Brings Super Heroes to the Small Screen

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
by on Playing Around

With the extreme popularity for the Marvel Universe on the big screen (The Avengers grossed more than $620 million, Spider-Man, more than $400 million, and

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Blacklist

Women on Television Battle Crime
While Balancing Work and Family

Thursday, September 26th, 2013
by on Playing Around

There’s nothing new about terrorism as a subject on television. This fall writers are adding another hot topic to their shows, one sure to hit

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