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Fine Dining at the Water’s Edge

Thursday, September 1st, 2011
by on Dining Around

It’s hard to establish a universal standard when reviewing restaurants. For me, if the food is good, the waiters are friendly, and the atmosphere inviting,

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Woman Around Town: Megan Boyle—
Improv Comedy Goes Viral

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

“I’ll never tire of making people laugh!” Megan Boyle Move over The People Improvisation Theater and Upright Citizens Brigade! Megan Boyle, a rising star of

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Anita Stern: A Full and Decorated Life

Monday, December 20th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real,

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Lynn Jawitz—Floral Artisan in New York

Sunday, June 6th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Florisan, the event planning and floral design business owned by Lynn Jawitz, is a name that combines “floral” and “artisan,” which together describe Jawitz’s unique

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Woman Around Town: Jan Aronson—Inspired by Nature

Sunday, May 30th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Upon meeting Jan Aronson, the first thing one notices is her total lack of pretension. She answers her own telephone, extends an immediate invitation to

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Queens’ Best Kept Secret—The Socrates Sculpture Park

Sunday, February 7th, 2010
by on Playing Around

The Socrates Sculpture Park is one of Queens’ best-kept (and free!) secrets. Located at the very tip of Long Island City, the park is open

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