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The Dowager’s Diary: New York City’s Downton Abbey – Week Twelve

Thursday, April 30th, 2015
by on Living Around

Kate Roosevelt and her diary were about to wrap-up the year 1912 and as I read her entry for December 28th, I was beginning to


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Quinn Lemley: Burlesque to Broadway
It’s All About the Tease

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

At the age of 12, Quinn Lemley wrote a jingle for her father’s rib restaurant in Columbus, Indiana. To the tune of “Big Spender”- How’s


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Kipp Osborne and Canal Park Playhouse –
Home to Variety Vaudeville

Monday, February 11th, 2013
by on Playing Around

When Kipp Osborne was ten, he taught himself ventriloquism. At 14, his clever mom bought one of Paul Winchell’s Jerry Mahoney dummies, took it to