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Why Starbucks Can’t Compete with Italian Coffee

Sunday, October 27th, 2013
by on Living Around

We live in a global village; you find the same shops and the same products in most major cities, from New York to Milan to

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Da Vittorio: Enrico Cerea’s Culinary Story

Sunday, October 20th, 2013
by on Dining Around

The first time my husband and I dated, he took me out to dinner. I remember he ordered Seafood spaghetti and a glass of wine.

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Marcella Hazen Taught America How to Cook Italian

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
by on Living Around

My mother and grandmother taught me to prepare Italian food, primarily the dishes from Southern Italy, Calabria and Naples, where my relatives came from. Lasagna,

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PATRIZIA REGGIANI HAS BEEN RELEASED

Gucci’s Murder: Patrizia Reggiani Is Back in Fashion

Saturday, September 21st, 2013
by on Living Around

On September 17, just one day before the beginning of Milan’s Fashion Week, the world seemed tinged with black, and not just on the runaways.

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Golden Age: Operatic Temperament – in Spades

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012
by on Playing Around

“God created man, but Italians created opera.” Heads up opera aficionados! Terrance McNally’s newest contribution to original theatrical cannon, Golden Age,  overflows with lexicon, references

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The Buzz at the Hirshhorn:
Jeroen Eisinga Covered with Bees

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
by on Playing Around

Jeroen Eisinga certainly knows how to enjoy a spring day getting close to nature. His performance art video, Springtime, 2009-11, finds him spending 19 minutes

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Three New Exhibitions at the Met

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012
by on Playing Around

This Spring, New York’s venerable institution, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, is offering us an array of goodies – in addition to Schaparelli/Prada — to

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Newseum’s Pictures of the Year Exhibit:
Moments Immortalized in the Camera Lens

Monday, October 10th, 2011
by on Playing Around

You just have to live and life will give you pictures.—Henri Cartier-Bresson Among the many attractions at the Newseum on Pennsylvania and 6th Avenue is

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