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Richard Nixon: Up Close and Personal

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
by on Reading Around

One hundred years from now, historians will continue to debate the legacy of our 37th president, Richard Nixon. As we mark the 40th anniversary of

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Is All That Glitters Really Gold?

Monday, December 30th, 2013
by on Living Around

Gold glitters, and especially so this time of year. But those who hold it in portfolios are seeing some tarnish on a commodity that historically

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WAT’S Proust Questionnaire: Anita Campbell –
CEO of Small Business Trends

Friday, November 22nd, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Anita Campbell is founder, publisher and CEO of Small Business Trends, which provides news, resource and advice for small businesses. She also is CEO of

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Woman Around Town: Wendy Long—
In a New York State of Mind

Monday, July 23rd, 2012
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Still fresh from her June 26 Republican primary victory, Wendy Long greets me at the door of her Carnegie Hill apartment. Along with Rosie, her

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Bob Smith: Playing for the Presidents

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012
by on Living Around

Serving six presidents as the official White House pianist, Bob Smith played during many special gatherings. But one VIP night during the Reagan Administration stands

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Washington National Cathedral—
The Nation’s House of Prayer

Thursday, April 5th, 2012
by on Living Around

On August 23, 2011, at 1:51 p.m., an earthquake that measured 5.8 on the Richter Magnitude Scale was felt all along the East Coast into

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Fear And Loathing: On The Campaign Trail ’72

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011
by on Reading Around

The best writers of fiction and nonfiction narratives alike are the ones whose words are capable of taking the reader away to another time and

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Sarah Palin: Going Rouge—An American Life

Sunday, November 29th, 2009
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From the moment Sarah Palin, with family in tow, was plucked from the wilds of Alaska to become the Republican Party’s 2008 vice presidential running

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