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Erica from America: Afterthoughts

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015
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Looking back on it all, I don’t know what I was thinking. That I would go to a country of some 50 million people, with


My foster mother in Seoul - the same day Aunt Eileen came to visit

Erica from America: “Why Did You Wait So Long?”

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
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I was in Korea to search for my birth family. It was the culmination of a very intense six months of deliberate and active searching.


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Behind the Scenes at Urban Stages:
An Afternoon with Artistic Director Frances Hill

Thursday, March 21st, 2013
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Frances Hill bustles into the lobby at the Urban Stages. She is all smiles and doesn’t waste a second in catching herself up with what’s


kidnapped young woman

Robert Crais Tackles Human Trafficking in Taken

Sunday, February 26th, 2012
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Human trafficking has been identified as the fastest growing criminal industry in the world. It’s easy to see why. Trading vulnerable human beings for the



Calling All Foodies! Great Places to Put on Your List

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011
by on Dining Around

I love to eat, and New York is one of the best cities in the world for locals and tourists alike to enjoy the infinite