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Grand Central’s Centennial – A Sight to Behold

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
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As most New Yorkers know, Grand Central Station was saved from demolition through a well-orchestrated preservation campaign led by the Municipal Art Society, and Jacqueline

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Woman Around Town: Carol Wallace – Imagining Downton Abbey

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
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As those of us on this side of the pond eagerly anticipate season three of the award-winning Downton Abbey, it was a real treat to

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Woman Around Town: Jennifer Sheehan Has a Calling

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012
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The little brown-haired daughter born to Jan and Diane Sheehan almost arrived performing. At 2 ½ she could credibly manage “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” “in

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Speak Up New Yorkers and Washingtonians!
We Are Not Rude! And We Love Tourists

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
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Travel & Leisure Magazine recently ranked cities for rudeness. New York topped the list, followed by Washington at number three. Los Angeles, usually number one,

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Woman Around Town: Introducing Emily Bergl

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011
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Sitting with Emily Bergl in the Oak Room Supper Club at The Algonquin Hotel where she’ll open September 30, I look around at the tables

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Patricia Grace Stevens and Elena Agostinis:
Peoria Emporium—A Creative Collaboration

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010
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The multi-faceted Patricia Grace Stevens (above, left) studied at Indiana University where she majored in nursing, but found time to take jewelry design. She became

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Ann Volkwein Saxton—Mixt Salads

Sunday, June 20th, 2010
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Ann Volkwein Saxton is a study in contrasts – pretty, blonde and brainy, her cookbook roster boasts a wide swath of good eating. Italian cooking

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Elizabeth King—A Romantic at Heart

Sunday, February 8th, 2009
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Kings’ Carriage House is the perfect place to spend a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner. Even though the restaurant seats 75 people, each room seems cozy

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