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No Kidding: Women Writers on Bypassing Parenthood

Sunday, May 19th, 2013
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“I cried for my disappointments. I cried for my mistakes, I cried for my losses. I was a failure as a woman. No one loved

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Woman Around Town: Jill Iscol—Her Heart’s on Fire

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
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Visiting Jill Iscol, in her elegant Fifth Avenue apartment, is an unexpected New York surprise. An educator, activist, foundation director and now author of a new,

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Peter Valcarcel—A Life in Style

Monday, January 2nd, 2012
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Stylist and decorator extraordinaire Peter Valcarcel has spent the majority of his life making people and places look beautiful. His journey as an artist has

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

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011
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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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Woman Around Town: Lyss Stern—Mom On a Mission

Monday, August 30th, 2010
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By Alix Cohen It’s 5:30 a.m. Oliver and Jackson wake their mom, Lyss, who pads into the kitchen, or Café Stern, to make pancakes. Breakfast

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Women Around Town: Victoria Pettibone and Sasha Eden—WET’s Founders Express Their Views on Women in Theater

Sunday, April 18th, 2010
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In 2006, with the first Women’s Expressive Theater (WET) “Love Benefit,” both Victoria Pettibone and Sasha Eden (left to right, above) were, themselves, in love.

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Woman Around Town: Cynthia Remec of BoardAssist

Sunday, March 7th, 2010
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Cynthia Remec’s ingenious concept for BoardAssist grew out of a life-changing experience: her survival of a near fatal car accident ten years ago. At the

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Woman Around Town: Heather Leeds –
Committed Volunteer

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009
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Heather Leeds, the new president of The Society of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (“The Society”), comes to her office with a strong dedication to

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