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West Village Date: Express from Paris to Constantinople

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010
by on Dining Around

Turning down certain West Village blocks in the nighttime always has a transportive effect, especially when that night is the first bestowed with the crispness

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Alicia Rountree—From the Boss’s Daughter to the Boss

Monday, November 1st, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

“If you get something you want straight away, it probably won’t last,” Alicia Rountree offers as words of wisdom. The multilingual 24 year-old has a

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Social Media and Shopping

Friday, October 8th, 2010
by on Shopping Around

Shopping has always been social. We support businesses our friends recommend, ask trusted confidantes for an opinion on a particular item, and sometimes work our

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Shove What Where? Broadway-Bound A Room of My Own

Thursday, September 30th, 2010
by on Playing Around

You’re a stage director. How would you recreate the scenes of your childhood in the setting of your family home? I, for one, would be

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Slices of Napoli—Tiella, Upper East Side’s Newest Gem

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010
by on Dining Around

The Upper East Side’s recently opened Tiella is named for the mini cast iron skillets in which their signature creations–dolled up, elegant pizzettes–are served. Cara

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Light Spirits, Delicious Fare at Highpoint Bistro & Bar

Monday, August 23rd, 2010
by on Dining Around

By Laura Grasso After three thrilling courses and two glasses of wine, there was the split second’s temptation to stow away into my handbag one

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Perbacco—Happy Food Shock in a Lively Place

Monday, July 26th, 2010
by on Dining Around

If you prefer restaurants that prepare every dish the puritanical, traditional way and don’t bustle, there are heaps of other places in New York for

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El Porrón—Summer Tapas and Playful Elegance

Monday, July 19th, 2010
by on Dining Around

Perhaps I’ve done less appropriate things in a crowded, fine dining establishment than pour wine into my mouth from a pitcher. But doing so, at

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