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Jersey Jen: Coming to Terms with the Destruction
Sandy Has Wrought on My Beloved Jersey Shore

Monday, November 19th, 2012
by on Living Around

I was at my grandmother’s house in Poinciana, Florida when I first heard of Hurricane Sandy. It was Sunday, October 21st, a week before Super

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La Promenade des Anglais:
A Taste of Southern France in Chelsea

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
by on Dining Around

The Environment La Promenade des Anglais is a chic, but unpretentious restaurant marrying tribute to Nice’s main thoroughfare, its flaneurs* and a kind of low

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University Club Hosts Authors Night

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011
by on Reading Around

For one evening, the University Club was transformed into Book Country as more than 35 of DC’s bestselling authors turned out to meet and greet

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Rainy Days & Mondays Never Get Me Down (in Atlantic City)

Sunday, May 23rd, 2010
by on Living Around

Spring 2010 has been wrought with storms, power outages and severe acts of nature. The mighty Atlantic seems angry and mean and especially temperamental these

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Caroline May Hartwig Lynch—1939 Rockette Can Still Kick

Thursday, December 24th, 2009
by on Living Around

Her mother always said, “She came out kicking,” and at 86, Caroline May Hartwig Lynch can still muster the dance routine of Radio City’s Rockettes

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On The Wheels Of A Dream: Ragtime Redux

Friday, November 20th, 2009
by on Playing Around

Ragtime is a story that is not only uniquely American, but also uniquely New York. The WASP family, comfortably ensconced in New Rochelle; the new

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