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American Weirdness: New Orleans –
Music and Voodoo in the French Quarter

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
by on Living Around

New Orleans might be the only place in the United States where thinking like a local is mandatory in order for visitors to get the

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Popping Into a Pop-Up Market
For Artisanal Food in Bushwick

Sunday, February 23rd, 2014
by on Living Around

A Saturday outing to deepest Bushwick, Brooklyn brought me to a pop-up, artisanal food market. (Pop-up markets are usually short-term temporarily utilizing otherwise-empty commercial spaces.

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Season of the Jewish Book:
Two Exhibits and One Personal Discovery

Sunday, October 21st, 2012
by on Playing Around

Totally by chance (although maybe somebody up there is watching), two exceptional exhibits focusing on collections of rare Hebraic and Jewish Books and Manuscripts are

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Need a Fall Getaway? Bermuda Is Another World!

Monday, August 20th, 2012
by on Living Around

It could be the sensuous blue-green waters, coral pink sandy shores, warm, friendly people, or it’s deliciously British-influenced culture, but you just can’t beat Bermuda

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I May Be a Twin, But I’m One of a Kind—
Meet Will and Anthony Nunziata

Thursday, July 5th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Will Nunziata wore glasses so I might easily distinguish between him and his identical twin, Anthony. As children, their mother often dressed one in red

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Valerie Albarda Finds Her Happiness One Day at a Time

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012
by on Reading Around

Who doesn’t want to be happy? Finding that comfort zone day in, day out, is a challenge. Something always manages to ruin a good time—an

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Cuba Libre Celebrates Hemingway’s Birthday
With Daiquiris, Dancing, and Great Food

Thursday, August 11th, 2011
by on Dining Around

Ernest Hemingway spent many years living in Cuba. So what better way for the restaurant Cuba Libre to celebrate the author’s July 21 birthday but

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Michaela Brown: Putting the Sexy into Exercise

Friday, October 15th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Ambitious, Empowering, Innovative, and Fiercely Motivated are just a few words to describe Michaela Brown, owner, fitness trainer, and instructor of The P Spot® Fitness Studio

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