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Le Village: French Petit Bistro

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
by on Dining Around

Restaurants change with the times. Table Verte, which I enthusiastically reviewed when it first opened as a French Vegetarian Bistro about a year ago  (see

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Garbage In, Garbage Out: Misguided Reasons
For a Dump on the Upper East Side

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
by on Living Around

No one, it seems, wants to live next to a garbage dump, not even New York City’s newly elected mayor, Bill de Blasio. A longtime

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Woman Around Town: Dana Perino—
Networking by the “Minute”

Monday, June 11th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

It’s six p.m. on a spring evening in New York and Dana Perino, political commentator and co-host of the FOX News Program, The Five, enters

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Alexander McQueen—Savage Beauty at the Met

Saturday, August 6th, 2011
by on Playing Around

The Met’s Alexander McQueen show closes at midnight, Sunday, August 7. People have been waiting up to four hours to get in. Here is Charlene

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Trattoria Dopo Teatro—Before and After the Theater

Friday, June 17th, 2011
by on Dining Around

Living in a city that boasts some of the most cutting-edge chefs in the worlds of fusion and nouvelle cuisines, it is easy to forget

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SoHo’s Vai Spuntino–More Than a Wine Bar

Monday, April 25th, 2011
by on Dining Around

The newly opened Vai Spuntino location in SoHo is a perfect case of an innovative chef seeking to take tapas food to a more sophisticated

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Woman Around Town: Lauren Glassberg—
Reporting from All Over Her City

Monday, April 4th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

With all due respect to Thomas Wolfe, Lauren Glassberg found that she could go home again, especially when that home is New York City. Growing

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Holding Onto Friends After the Boyfriend

Monday, August 9th, 2010
by on Living Around

Our girlfriends or our boyfriend? This becomes a weekly dilemma many of us have to deal with and hash out. We have to plan in

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