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2010 – From the Winter Games to the Arab Spring

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
by on Living Around

2010 was a year that began with the Olympic Winter Games in Canada and ended with the Arab Spring in the Middle East. In between,

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Crescent Beach Sunset

La Maison Blanche: Sheltered on Shelter Island

Monday, July 4th, 2011
by on Living Around

On July 13th, the new Shelter Island Hotel, La Maison Blanche (“The White House”), will host a charity Petanque Tournament and Bastille Day Celebration. The

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Woman Around Town Celebrates
Five New York Press Club Awards

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

The New York Press Club gathered on June 13 at the Water Club to honor great writing and Woman Around Town was among those singled

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Jill-and-Sonja

The Real Housewives of New York:
Keep Your Friends Close and Your Enemies Closer

Sunday, May 8th, 2011
by on Playing Around

This week, we weren’t sure if we were watching an episode of The Real Housewives of New York or an episode of The Sopranos. There

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The Wonders of the Royal Wedding

Monday, May 2nd, 2011
by on Living Around

For the past few weeks, the world has been aflutter over the wedding of Prince William to Kate Middleton. Dan Rather has been incensed by

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Animals Distract Me Opens at The Paley Center

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Animals distract Isabella Rossellini. Also, the environment, evolution, filmmaking, acting, studying, and guilt-free meals (amongst other things) distract Isabella Rossellini. Dogs, cats, chickens, pigs, birds,

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A Reading from the Book of Yes, According to Bethenny

Monday, April 18th, 2011
by on Reading Around

When I think of Bethenny Frankel, I think of an empire, not unlike a miniature version of Martha Stewart’s mega-empire. When I picked up Bethenny

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The Real Housewives of New York City:
This is Dedicated to the Ones I Loathe

Sunday, April 17th, 2011
by on Playing Around

The Real Housewives of New York make our diverse, eclectic, gem of a city seem like a snob hatchery (I stole that term from a

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