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Blue Jasmine – Woody Allen Goes Back To Being Dark

Friday, August 2nd, 2013
by on Playing Around

She’s not just broke-she’s all screwed up. This observation by sister Ginger (Sally Hawkins) admirably sums up Jasmine (Cate Blanchett) the titular anti-heroine of Blue

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The Great Road—Heading West of the Hudson

Monday, September 3rd, 2012
by on Living Around

There’s no place like New York City, except in July. Besides the heat, humidity and crowds of tourists on Fifth Avenue, most of my friends

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Living a Good Life Is Still the Best Revenge

Thursday, December 1st, 2011
by on Playing Around

ABC-TV’s Revenge has become the surprise hit of the fall season. Said to be an updated version of The Count of Monte Cristo, this nighttime

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Woman at Liberty: Susan Mitchell—
An Artist Turns the Page

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011
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When you walk into a bookstore, how do you decide which book to buy? Perhaps you are seeking something on the bestsellers list. But if

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The Star of the Fall TV Season—New York!

Saturday, October 15th, 2011
by on Playing Around

The stars have come out for the fall television season. The real star, however, is New York. More than 23 shows are now being filmed

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Woman Around Town:
Ramona Singer—The REAL Real Housewife

Monday, August 9th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Real Housewife Ramona Singer recently returned from a four-country tour of Africa. She toured as part of a group supporting AfricaFoundation.org, whose mission is to

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Woman Around Town: Jodi Richard—Renewable Energy

Sunday, June 27th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Jodi Richard can pull you a perfect shot of organic, fairly-traded espresso, provide hydro-therapy to an elderly dog in her state-of-the-art canine swimming pool, complete

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Leslie Tcheyan—A True Gem

Sunday, January 10th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

“I really do describe my career basically as survival,” says Leslie Tcheyan, affectionately called “che” by those who know her. “It’s really the obstacles that

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