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How to Throw an Olympics Party

Thursday, July 19th, 2012
by on Living Around

I don’t know about you, but I’m starting to get bitten by the bug; the Olympics bug that is….BIG TIME! Maybe it’s the fact that

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Aurelio Zen—The Italian Detective in Armani

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011
by on Playing Around

It turns out that British TV executives are just as boneheaded and shortsighted as their American counterparts. Programmers at ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox are

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Boo! The Mysterious Bookshop for Halloween

Saturday, October 16th, 2010
by on Reading Around

The Mysterious Bookshop, located on Tribeca’s Warren Street, specializes in mystery, crime, suspense, espionage and detective fiction books. Not your plain vanilla local Barnes and

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Carol Ostrow—Many Lives

Monday, August 16th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

The Flea Theater’s producing director Carol Ostrow lived many fascinating lives, each perhaps worth a memoir as they have encompassed everything from being a young

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Want to be a Femme Fatale? Visit One of Lillie’s Places

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010
by on Dining Around

In 1905 Lillie Langtry, actress and paramour of King Edward of England, took Keens to court for having denied her access to its gentlemen-only premises.

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Beauty Francesca Annis as Beauty Lillie Langtry

Sunday, March 28th, 2010
by on Playing Around

Lillie Langtry’s life was filled with drama, so it’s no surprise that her story inspired a 13-part series on MasterpieceTheater, now available on DVD. If

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An Education—A Film with a Message for Parents

Thursday, February 18th, 2010
by on Playing Around

Picture this: Your daughter, a high school senior bound for an Ivy League College (you hope), comes home one day with her new, older boyfriend.

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