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The Square is Revolution in Action

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
by on Playing Around

“We are not looking for a leader; we are looking for a conscience.” A lot has been said about the events that took place in

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Sally with camera

Sally Armstrong: Uprising- A New Day Is Dawning
For Every Mother’s Daughter

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

In 1992, Sally Armstrong was in Sarajevo to cover the effects of the war on children when she began to hear rumors about women being

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True Acting in True Detective

Sunday, March 2nd, 2014
by on Playing Around

Perhaps tonight, Matthew McConaughey will walk away with a Best Actor Oscar. Even if he doesn’t, he’s put the world on notice that his acting

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Year 20122

2012 – We Weather A Super Storm
And Mourn a Tragic Shooting

Thursday, January 16th, 2014
by on Living Around

By 2012, Woman Around Town had hit its stride. Our writers were being sought after to write about theater, music, books, shopping, health, finance, travel,

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2011 glocal

2011 – A Year Filled with Great Cultural Events
And Too Many Tragedies

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
by on Living Around

Woman Around Town began as a website for women in New York and Washington, D.C., but after two years we discovered we were being read

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2010 Year

2010 – From the Winter Games to the Arab Spring

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
by on Living Around

2010 was a year that began with the Olympic Winter Games in Canada and ended with the Arab Spring in the Middle East. In between,

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Prisoners: A Thriller For the Post 9/11 Era

Friday, September 20th, 2013
by on Playing Around

Where are your sisters? This is the question that our carpenter protagonist Keller Dover (Hugh Jackman) asks his son and his neighbor Franklin’s (Terrence Howard)

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Butler

American History Through the Eyes of The Butler

Friday, August 16th, 2013
by on Playing Around

Lee Daniels manages to elicit award-winning performances from his actors. Halle Berry won an Academy Award in the Best Actress category for her performance in

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