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Buddhi Thapa: A New York Immigrant’s Life (and Death) -
Dear Readers: Step Up and Make A Difference

Sunday, December 15th, 2013
by on Living Around

We are a city of immigrants. We come here to escape poverty and political repression, to make a better life for ourselves, our families, our

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Flynn and Provenza

Tony Denison aka Andy Flynn Talks About
The Closer, Major Crimes, and Provenza (G.W. Bailey)

Monday, July 16th, 2012
by on Playing Around

They are Abbott and Costello, yin and yang, Frick and Frack. They have even inspired a nickname, “Flyvenza.” While Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson played

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The Battle of the Bands “A Capella Style”

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Often, when one hears about a battle of the bands, “a capella choral group” isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. But at this

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Central Park

Scenes from New York: On the Run

Sunday, April 29th, 2012
by on Living Around

Over the past several years, I’ve been amazed at how much of New York I’ve discovered during my daily runs. I found some fantastic restaurants,

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Courtney Gets Ready for Her Second Marathon

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011
by on Living Around

It has been almost one year since Courtney Manning’s first marathon. The experience was such a positive one that she is doing it all again.

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Gioia Bags—Functional Art

Monday, July 25th, 2011
by on Shopping Around

Joy Liotta Horvath learned to sew from her mother and to upholster from her father. She’s restored antique leather fire buckets for collectors, antique French

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J Mart Means Just Marvelous Food Shopping

Monday, July 11th, 2011
by on Dining Around

Flushing, Queens is part of the U.S., but just barely. This largely Asian community is alive with street signs in Chinese, Korean, and Japanese; and

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Golden-Hog

Woman Around Town:
Deborah Koenigsberger—Heart of Gold

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

Music can stir our emotions and push us to act. Just ask Deborah Koenigsberger. A huge Stevie Wonder fan, she attended all seven of his

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