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Ariana – Russian Food with a Modern Twist

Sunday, December 28th, 2014
by on Dining Around

Ariana, a contemporary Russian restaurant and lounge is featuring new food and cocktails to add to their winter menu. Last week Ariana Grinblat herself was

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter—Railsplitter=Headsplitter

Sunday, June 24th, 2012
by on Playing Around

“Your mommy’s blood was sickening sweet—I hope yours tastes even better.” This line spoken to our titular hero by a vampire villain in the Snidely

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Robert Crais Tackles Human Trafficking in Taken

Sunday, February 26th, 2012
by on Reading Around

Human trafficking has been identified as the fastest growing criminal industry in the world. It’s easy to see why. Trading vulnerable human beings for the

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Woman Around Town: Loni Ackerman—
Theater Down to Her Toes

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Cabaret Show Next to Abnormal Debuts February 24, 2012 Up a steep and very narrow stairway/To the voice like a metronome…* Loni Ackerman trained with

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Big Miracle—Saving Private Moby

Sunday, February 5th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Big Miracle is somewhat surprising. I went into the theatre expecting a feel good family friendly movie about whales to escape the February doldrums. That’s

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Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol—A Franchise Reborn

Sunday, December 18th, 2011
by on Playing Around

I was not excited for this movie. The trailer left me underwhelmed, I didn’t see MI3, and like everyone else I was beyond tired of

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Hedge Funds: Navigating the Maze of Risk and Reward

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011
by on Living Around

Is there another phrase in the finance sector with more mystique surrounding it than the term “Hedge Fund?”  Despite the allure of tossing the phrase

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I’m Still Here: A Profile of Jean-Claude Baker

Monday, May 9th, 2011
by on Living Around

“Good times and bum times, I’ve seen them all/And, my dear, I’m still here.” Stephen Sondheim – from Follies Jean-Claude Baker, the adopted son of American

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