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Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta – Class and Style

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
by on Living Around

On the October 21st CBS Morning News, the female anchors paid tribute to designer Oscar de la Renta by wearing his dresses – a bright

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Madame Secretary

Téa Leoni as Madame Secretary

Sunday, September 28th, 2014
by on Playing Around

At a time when Washington’s elected and appointed officials have approval ratings in the doldrums, Madame Secretary starring Téa Leoni teases us with how things

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Elayne Boosler’s Comedy With a Cause
Benefits Animal Rescue and Advocacy

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Elayne Boosler is famous for her feisty humor. She’s also known for her love of animals. In 2001, she founded Tails of Joy, a non-profit

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Sally Armstrong: Uprising- A New Day Is Dawning
For Every Mother’s Daughter

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

In 1992, Sally Armstrong was in Sarajevo to cover the effects of the war on children when she began to hear rumors about women being

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Terry O'Neill

WAT’s Proust Questionnaire:
Terry O’Neill Blazing a Trail for Women

Friday, May 17th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

A woman’s work is never done: thank goodness for Terry O’Neill. A feminist attorney, professor, and activist for social justice, Terry was elected president of the

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Bob Retouched

Bob Smith: Playing for the Presidents

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012
by on Living Around

Serving six presidents as the official White House pianist, Bob Smith played during many special gatherings. But one VIP night during the Reagan Administration stands

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Fox-News

Nicolle Wallace’s Eighteen Acres—Inside the White House

Friday, November 5th, 2010
by on Reading Around

Part of the fun reading Nicolle Wallace’s delicious novel, Eighteen Acres, is trying to figure out who served as inspiration for each fictional character. Is

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The Ladies Talk—Memoirs from Former First Ladies

Saturday, June 12th, 2010
by on Reading Around

Caroline Kennedy recently announced that her mother’s interviews in 1964 with Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Arthur Schlesinger will be released in September 2011 in commemoration of

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