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American Weirdness: Maine – A Breath of Fresh Air

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
by on Living Around

Each month marked a different leg of our trip: in March, we visited what I call the Four Ladies (Virginia, North and South Carolina, and

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Environmental Film Festival: A Wealth of Knowledge

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
by on Playing Around

Rain casted a somber tone over the last day of the Environmental Film Festival; yet, attendees were enthusiastic to see the 20 films shown throughout

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American Weirdness: 9 Months, 44 States –
“We’ve Been There”

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
by on Living Around

“Been away so long I hardly knew the place Gee, it’s good to be back home Leave it till tomorrow to unpack my case Honey,

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Woman Around Town: Linda Greenlaw’s Perfect Storm

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

“The Hannah boat is skippered by a Colby College grad named Linda Greenlaw. Not only is Greenlaw one of the only women in the business,

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Miyoko Hikiji’s All I Could Be – A Woman Warrior in Iraq

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Women in the military are in the news. Allegations of sexual abuse continue to dominate the headlines at the same time that women are pushing

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Woman Around Town: Abigail Aldridge –
Manhattan’s Mad Hatter

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Fall Fashion Week delivered the expected. High-end threads hung on beanpole models as they walked straight lines and maintained serious dispositions. Uptown, there was a

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In the Summer Pavilion: Hardly a Day at the Beach

Thursday, October 18th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Paul David Young’s new play, In the Summer Pavilion, is sparsely written and directed, which might have worked to its advantage, had it not been

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Tess Gerritsen’s New Rizzoli & Isles:
Keeping Up with a Hit TV Show

Saturday, September 8th, 2012
by on Reading Around

Something happens when a bestselling book is made into a TV show or a film. The actors playing those fictional characters become those characters. Does

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