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

Thursday, January 16th, 2014
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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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Woman Around Town Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

Monday, January 13th, 2014
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How time flies! It’s hard to believe that Woman Around Town is turning five years old this month. Debra Toppeta and Charlene Giannetti launched the

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WAT’s Proust Questionnaire: Jazz Mills –
A Vibrant New Musical Presence

Friday, November 8th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Jazz Mills is a chameleon. Having performed and recorded with over 30 bands including The Black Angels, The Kills, and Cowboy and Indian, she has

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Soundtrack of New York – Joanne Tatham – NOT to Be Missed

Saturday, October 5th, 2013
by on Playing Around

As Sean Harkness’ lovely understated guitar music wafts into Café Carlyle, Joanne Tatham opens with “Moon River.” “That’s where it all begins for me, Audrey

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The Big Wedding Is a Big Disappointment

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013
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As yet another entry in the star-studded ensemble genre, The Big Wedding falls directly between semi-engaging and achingly boring. The humor is run-of-the-mill and although

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Oscar 2013 – A Season of Firsts

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013
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There will be many firsts at the Oscars this year. Seth MacFarlane will host for the first time. For the first time in 31 years,

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My Grandfather Was Killed by the Mafia

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013
by on Living Around

Italian Americans have a love-hate relationship with the Mafia. They love The Godfather and The Sopranos, but object to being lumped in with that criminal

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Noah and the Tower Flower—Terrific Theater

Monday, September 19th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Noah just got out of the Joy (Mountjoy, a prison) where he “done” 8 months for vandalism. He carries his worldly possessions in a plastic

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