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Chef Sasha Shor and Tres Carnes –
Unique Texas Smoked Mexican Fare

Saturday, February 15th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Tres Carnes is the brainchild of Chef Sasha Shor whose culinary creativity is delighting people with unique “Texas Smoked Mexican Fare” at her restaurant on

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Cherry Jones Knows The Heart of a Southern Woman

Friday, October 4th, 2013
by on Playing Around

Whenever I see Cherry Jones work, I wonder if members of the audience realize that they’re in the presence of a national treasure. Jones is

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Southern Hospitality From The Loveless Cafe:
Dinner At The James Beard House

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
by on Dining Around

It’s a tremendous honor for any restaurant to be invited to cook a dinner at the James Beard House. Chefs who have graced the always

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Woman Around Town: Rachel Stratton-Mills—
The Coach Behind the Olympic Swimmer

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Brooklynite Lia Neal, 17, has made the 2012 Olympic team and will compete in the 400-meter free relay in London. Neal, a rising senior at

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Woman Around Town: Georgette Mosbacher–Country Girl

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Highland, Indiana seems a long way from Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue. But after talking with Georgette Mosbacher, CEO of Borghese Cosmetics and Republican fundraiser, one gets

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Lost on the Natchez Trace
Powerful and Illuminating Theater

Sunday, February 12th, 2012
by on Playing Around

With Lost on the Natchez Trace, talented playwright Jan Buttram* has created a richly textured encounter epitomizing the immorality and searing particulars of (American) slavery

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Graffiato—Mike Isabella’s Star Creation

Monday, December 26th, 2011
by on Dining Around

2011 has been a busy year for DC Chef Mike Isabella. He competed against 17 others in Bravo’s Top Chef All Stars, making it into

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The Mountaintop Imagines King’s Last Night

Sunday, November 6th, 2011
by on Playing Around

The Mountaintop is playwright Katori Hall’s conjuring of the night before the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The action takes place on April

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