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Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao’s Breathtaking Panoramas

Thursday, November 27th, 2014
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Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao came to New York from Taiwan in 1999 to study photography. He was only 22, but as he learned he began to

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No Sleep ’Til Brooklyn – Life on the Fringe

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Fringe Festivals are now held in many cities around the country. FringeNYC is one of the best and most competitive. What does it take to

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The Ride – Not Your Typical Bus Trip

Sunday, May 19th, 2013
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“How are you? Where are you folks from? The Dominican Republic? Such a lovely family…” welcomes Julie. “That looks gooood, Did you bring me a

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

Monday, June 11th, 2012
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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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Calling All Foodies! Great Places to Put on Your List

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011
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I love to eat, and New York is one of the best cities in the world for locals and tourists alike to enjoy the infinite

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Don’t Even Think of the Olive Garden—Try this Instead

Thursday, July 21st, 2011
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Your out-of-town visitors have arrived. You have a great day of sightseeing planned—the Empire State Building, Lincoln Center, the Statue of Liberty, maybe a ride

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Trattoria Dopo Teatro—Before and After the Theater

Friday, June 17th, 2011
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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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Woman Around Town:Catherine Russell—Jill of All Trades

Monday, February 7th, 2011
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Catherine Russell always knew she wanted to be an actress. When I asked how, she looked at me, raised her hands to her ears, and

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