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The Ride – Not Your Typical Bus Trip

Sunday, May 19th, 2013
by on Playing Around

“How are you? Where are you folks from? The Dominican Republic? Such a lovely family…” welcomes Julie. “That looks gooood, Did you bring me a

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Woman Around Town: Anita Gillette—
After All, a Working Actress

Monday, September 17th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

At 18, Anita Luebben had a GS4 Government rating with security clearance. She was a medical stenographer. If you had suggested that three years later,

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Arthur Comes of Age

Friday, April 8th, 2011
by on Playing Around

The original 1981 Arthur is a hard act to follow. Starring cuddly Dudley Moore as loveable playboy Arthur Bach, the film won two Academy Awards

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Andrea Marcovicci: Breakfast by Candlelight

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Romanticism is precisely situated neither in choice of subject nor exact truth, but in the way of feeling…Charles Baudelaire It’s 6 a.m. in Studio City, California.

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Capital Grille—A Chain Restaurant Worth a Visit

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
by on Dining Around

Discriminating diners would never be caught dead eating at a chain restaurant. (Sorry, Olive Garden!) Capital Grille, however, is an exception because it is exceptional.

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Gail Green—Attention to Detail

Monday, July 26th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Interior designer and architect Gail Green’s iridescent, sparkling prose is in striking contrast with her understated personal style, but is totally in keeping with her

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Paula Hornbostel –
Bronze Love Story

Sunday, May 10th, 2009
by on Woman Around Town

“She was the great love of his life,” said Paula Rand Hornbostel, describing the relationship between the French sculpture Gaston Lachaise and his American wife,

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