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Snow White and the Prince

Grimm vs. Once Upon A Time
Battle of the Fairy Tale Shows

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012
by on Playing Around

One year it’s vampires, another year zombies, and this year it’s fairy tales that have become the new cultural trend. We have not one but

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Fiola—Fabio Trabocchi Returns to Familiar Territory

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011
by on Dining Around

In January 2009, my husband and I celebrated our wedding anniversary with a wonderful meal at Fiamma, Fabio Trabocchi’s restaurant on Spring Street in New

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For Americana at Its Best,
Head to the Blue Duck Tavern

Friday, May 13th, 2011
by on Dining Around

Located amidst the thriving bustle of not-quite Mid-Town and not-quite Georgetown, The Blue Duck Tavern, attached to the Park Hyatt Hotel, is a DC destination

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No Passport Required: Thalassa, Superior Greek Cuisine

Saturday, July 24th, 2010
by on Dining Around

The Lower West Side has blossomed. If you haven’t been way downtown recently, it’s worth a trip. Thalassa ( “the sea” in Greek) offers ample

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Edes Gilbert—Educator Gives Back

Sunday, January 17th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Edes Gilbert spent fifteen years as headmistress of the prestigious Spence School, a community that includes many famous and influential graduates and parents. She has

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