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The Dowager’s Diary: New York City’s Downton Abbey – Week Nine

Thursday, April 9th, 2015
by on Living Around

Although the Christmas season was right around the corner, Kate Roosevelt made no mention of going downtown to purchase presents along Broadway’s ritzy Ladies’ Mile

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Lake George—The Queen of American Lakes

Sunday, September 9th, 2012
by on Living Around

Summer is gone and so are the tourists, the perfect time to visit Lake George in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains. Before the cold

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Nicholas Benson—Carving a Piece of History

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011
by on Living Around

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color

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Woman Around Town: Isa Goldberg—
President of The Drama Desk

Monday, May 23rd, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

Like many young women, Isa Goldberg had an idle fantasy about going into theater. The Broadway production of The Sound of Music made a deep

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Hank’s Oyster Bar: A Taste of the Sea in Downtown DC

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010
by on Dining Around

Growing up in Warwick, Rhode Island, I was accustomed to the feel and smell of the ocean. No matter where you went, the cool, crisp

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Legal Sea Foods—Tried and True

Friday, October 22nd, 2010
by on Dining Around

I first visited Legal Sea Foods in 1996 while traveling through Rhode Island on business. The restaurant was newly opened in Warwick, Rhode Island, and

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Magee Hickey—On the Scene

Sunday, December 13th, 2009
by on Woman Around Town

Magee Hickey, a reporter for WCBS-TV in New York, is such a busy Woman Around Town that we have difficulty even finding time for her

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