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Vy Higginsen

My Career Choice: Vy Higginsen –
Mama Foundation for the Arts

Friday, January 16th, 2015
by on Woman Around Town

Vy Higginsen has never encountered a barrier she hasn’t been able to knock down. There are so many “firsts” on her resume, describing her with

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American Cool – From Jazz to Jobs, McQueen to Prince

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014
by on Playing Around

Americans are cool. We’re not just talking about the Sochi Olympics. Long before snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg coined phrases like “shreddin’ the gnar” and “stoked,” Americans

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Ronnie Tucker

WAT’s Proust Questionnaire: Ronnie Tucker
Marketing the New York City Marathon

Friday, November 1st, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

When the starting cannon heralds the beginning of the New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 3, the focus will be on the approximately 48,000

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Woman Around Town: Gaëlle Cohen –
The Thrilling Ride of a Hollywood Stunt Woman

Monday, July 8th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

The summer movie season has shifted into high gear and the popular action films feature fantastic over-the-top, audience-pleasing stunts. While many of these images are

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Five Great Baseball Films

Sunday, March 31st, 2013
by on Playing Around

With the Washington Nationals playing their first game of the season against the Marlins, on Monday, April 1 (fingers crossed!), the Yankees opening against their

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I May Be a Twin, But I’m One of a Kind—
Meet Will and Anthony Nunziata

Thursday, July 5th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Will Nunziata wore glasses so I might easily distinguish between him and his identical twin, Anthony. As children, their mother often dressed one in red

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Gilles Montezin, Couturier

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011
by on Shopping Around

Though confined to our destiny, we do get to pick the color scheme. ~Robert Brault There is no discernable reason Gilles Montezin became what Americans

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Robert Downey, Jr. Steals the Show as Sherlock Holmes

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
by on Playing Around

Two things come to mind after the credits roll for the new Sherlock Holmes movie. The first is how good Robert Downey, Jr. is, and

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