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Thumbs up for the Hudson Valley Shakespeare’s Festival
Production of All’s Well That Ends Well

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013
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Shakespeare would absolutely give hearty thumbs up to the performances by the Hudson Valley troupe that carry his name and who perform a selection of

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Cheryl

Cheryl Strayed’s Advice for Budding Writers

Saturday, May 4th, 2013
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I just happened to hear about Cheryl Strayed and her exciting new book, Wild, from a friend who gave it a rave review. I then

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Learning How to Bring Yoga to Children

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012
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There aren’t many times I can say I was a crab, a giraffe, an elephant, or even that I never laughed so much in just

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Revisiting After Sandy with a Heavy Heart

Saturday, December 1st, 2012
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I grew up in Brooklyn, had an aunt who lived in Gerritsen Beach, spent the summers at Riis Park, the Rockaways and Breezy Point, and

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Please talk with me

Please, talk with me Mara Katria’s Real Life Ghost Story

Thursday, October 4th, 2012
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Woman Around Town first introduced Mara Katria (originally Mara Lyon) in 2010, and at the time she was filming her first indie feature film, Erie

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Ready for Its Closeup—The Woodstock Film Festival

Friday, September 21st, 2012
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If I could describe the feeling at the Woodstock Film Festival Launch party at Libation, Ludlow Street, on September 19, it would be “giving.” The

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Rosendale Balcony

The Hudson Valley’s 1850 House Inn & Tavern:
A Step Back in Time, A Step Forward in Style

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012
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Take a nostalgic trip back to the Hudson Valley of yesteryear with a visit to the 1850 House Inn & Tavern in Rosendale, Ulster County.

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Shakespeare As You’ve Never Seen Him Before

Friday, July 13th, 2012
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And it’s right in the Hudson Valley, a delightful 90 minute drive, or train ride up north to Garrison, where Northern Westchester meets Putnam County.

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