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Rising Rate of Chronic Illness and Fewer Graduates
Highlight Need for Nursing Education

Thursday, October 11th, 2012
by on Living Around

Woman Around Town has written about nursing as a career. In her article below, healthcare writer Sarah Wenger takes a nurse’s perspective on the coming

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Sarah Oliver Has a Business with Heart

Monday, September 10th, 2012
by on Shopping Around

Sarah Oliver’s New England roots and the solid family into which she was born may be the source of both her work ethic and her

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Starting Over, Comprende?
Beginning a New Life in Mexico

Friday, May 18th, 2012
by on Reading Around

Here’s the pitch: Two technology executives, living the good life in Portland, Oregon, their home with $1 million views of Mt. Hood and Mt. St.

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Woman Around Town: Jenna Esposito—
Celebrating the Hits of the 50s and 60s

Wednesday, January 4th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Anthony Dominick Benedetto has won five Grammys, two Emmys, and recorded 70 albums. You may have found his latest, a blockbuster this holiday season, under

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Maureen McGovern’s Dangling Conversations at Birdland

Friday, November 11th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I’m sixty-four? John Lennon, Paul McCartney Remember when those lyrics seemed like an amusing hypothetical

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Woman Around Town: Mechele Flaum—
Making a Case for Boomers

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

Ever since they burst onto the scene following World War II, the Baby Boomers, that pig in a python generation, have made history. On January

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Letting Go:Thoughts on My Mom’s Recent Unemployment

Sunday, July 3rd, 2011
by on Living Around

Monday mornings are ungracious—the biting call of an alarm tears us away from a weekend dream and gears us into the routine of labor. Holidays,

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Ringo Starr Stars in His NYC Birthday Bash

Friday, July 9th, 2010
by on Playing Around

Ringo Starr turned 70 years old on Wednesday, and he brought the party (and plenty of “peace and love”) to New York as he performed

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