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Jefferson Heritage Trail – Jefferson’s Monticello
And Monroe’s Ash Lawn-Highland

Thursday, November 21st, 2013
by on Living Around

Leaving extremely early to find parking and catch the shuttle seemed a small pay off to view Monticello, one of the most revered antebellum plantations

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Hope Harris’ Cousins Jamboree Brings Music to Children

Thursday, November 24th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Hope Harris is passionate about children and music, specifically wholesome music that inspires creativity, positivity, imagination and kindness. Her most recent project, Cousins Jamboree, was

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Woman Around Town: Amanda Foreman—
British View of the Civil War

Monday, July 11th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

This year as we mark the 150th anniversary of the start of the American Civil War, there’s no better place to get a fresh perspective

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The Spice Is Right at the Varli Food Festival

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011
by on Dining Around

Like a baby learning to use its legs for the first time trying to walk—unsteady, unsure of itself and a bit on the wobbly side—the

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Let My People Go, But Where?

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011
by on Playing Around

“There were approximately twelve hundred Jews who served in the Confederacy including…officers. In the North, 6,000 Jews served in the Union Army, among them…officers and

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Museum Quality Gifts from a Quality Museum

Sunday, December 13th, 2009
by on Shopping Around

There are few places in New York that produce truly unique gifts that are treasured by the recipients from day one and forever. Tiffany’s of

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Woman Around Town: Mary Wittenberg –
Marathon Mandate

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009
by on Woman Around Town

“People know us for the marathon,” said Mary Wittenberg, President and CEO of the New York Road Runners, “but we are 365 days a year

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