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Drinking Tuscany: Visiting a Castle in the Air

Saturday, April 21st, 2012
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Nestled within Tuscany’s mountainous region is the Castello del Trebbio Winery, a half-hour drive from downtown Florence. As we approached the beautiful castle, the surrounding

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Faith, War, And Time: The Dead Sea Scrolls
At Discovery Times Square

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011
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The core power of an exhibit is the opportunity it provides to see how those long-dead lived and how they live on through their influence

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Gym Life—It’s a Jungle In There

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011
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Human nature accounts for some of the most beautiful acts and some of the ugliest. It’s also responsible for acts that are annoying, inconsiderate, and

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Noctu Strips Down and Delves Deep

Saturday, September 24th, 2011
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Who to give a more comprehensive and clear window into the world and emotional life of Irish stepdancers on and off the stage than another

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History Erupts In New York City: Pompeii 2011 A.D.

Friday, August 19th, 2011
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Battered gold coins with melted bent edges. A towering funerary statue of a noblewoman chiseled in marble down to the varying thickness and thinness of

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Amy Winehouse—Beautiful Voice Silenced Too Soon

Thursday, July 28th, 2011
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I remember the day I first heard Amy Winehouse. It was 2006. I was flipping through TV channels with my remote and stopped on VH1.

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Ledisi—Pieces of Me

Friday, July 8th, 2011
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A tremendously popular underground artist and charismatic singer-songwriter and producer, Ledisi has a throwback 70’s soul/R&B/funk presence that radiates off Pieces of Me (Verve). The

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Spring To Summer Tuneup: Sharpening Your Image
Without Going Under The Knife

Friday, May 13th, 2011
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Your memory isn’t the only thing that can grow spotty over time. If you don’t like the appearance of your skin, it can be especially

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