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Arena Stage Hosts 60 Years of Italian Style

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
by on Playing Around

Actor and dancer Gregory Hines was an icon of American style and, like his brother, Maurice, a great admirer of Italian fashion. So it seems

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Shira Tarlo Named First Place Winner
In Our Essay Contest for High Schoolers

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012
by on Living Around

Shira Tarlo, from Tenafly High School in Tenafly, New Jersey, has been named the First Place Winner in Woman Around Town’s Essay Contest for High

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La Promenade des Anglais:
A Taste of Southern France in Chelsea

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
by on Dining Around

The Environment La Promenade des Anglais is a chic, but unpretentious restaurant marrying tribute to Nice’s main thoroughfare, its flaneurs* and a kind of low

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New Menu and Bistro Offerings
Abound at Pound The Hill

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012
by on Dining Around

Part coffee bar, part wine bistro, part lounge spot, part sophisticated date night, Pound The Hill, one of DC’s most noteworthy coffee house located on

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In Praise of Failure

Saturday, November 5th, 2011
by on Living Around

“The man who’s been beaten is worth two who haven’t.” Russian Proverb I never thought I’d find myself quoting Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin in

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Aurelio Zen—The Italian Detective in Armani

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011
by on Playing Around

It turns out that British TV executives are just as boneheaded and shortsighted as their American counterparts. Programmers at ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox are

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Olives and Focaccia—Perfect Start to the Evening

Saturday, June 4th, 2011
by on Dining Around

Whether you are entertaining inside or out, offering your guests something to nibble on when they arrive is always appreciated. And if what you offer

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Stacy Ward MacAdams and Friends

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011
by on Playing Around

Stacey Ward MacAdams has A LOT of friends in New York, a number of whom are entertainers. On Wednesday night, as many as could fit

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