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2013 – We Survive A Year of Computer Meltdowns,
Government Shutdowns, and Embrace A New Pope

Friday, January 17th, 2014
by on Living Around

Depending upon your point of view, the number 13 signals bad luck or good luck. There was plenty of both in 2013. Washington was responsible

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Trains, Trivia, And Tradition: Notable Non-Fiction

Sunday, June 2nd, 2013
by on Reading Around

Non-fiction can encompass so much; there’s history, geography, sociology, and lots more. Here are some of the best non-fiction books on the market right now.

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Grand Central’s Centennial – A Sight to Behold

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
by on Living Around

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
by on Woman Around Town

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
by on Woman Around Town

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
by on Living Around

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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Prudence C’s Exquisite Jewelry—
A Must Stop in the Grand Central Fair

Monday, December 12th, 2011
by on Shopping Around

Holiday shopping bazaars have popped up all over the city, with presents for every man, woman, child, and pet on your gift list. If you

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Woman Around Town: Introducing Emily Bergl

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

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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