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Ovando: The Art of Floral Design

Friday, March 25th, 2011
by on Shopping Around

On the first day of spring at a New York florist, amidst the wet snow and chill you might expect to see clouds of bright

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This Is Your Life—Or Is It?

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Matt Damon seems to have a knack for getting into situations where other people, usually scary government agents, seem to be controlling his life. Jason

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West Village Date: Express from Paris to Constantinople

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010
by on Dining Around

Turning down certain West Village blocks in the nighttime always has a transportive effect, especially when that night is the first bestowed with the crispness

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Can’t Get a Reservation? Eat at the Bar

Friday, October 22nd, 2010
by on Dining Around

While some restaurants struggle to fill their seats even on a Saturday night, others are lucky enough to turn people away. Great for these popular

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Woman Around Town: Suzanne Kreps—fresh art

Monday, July 19th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Based in SoHo, fresh art is a non-profit organization that was formed in 1999 by a group of people active in social services and the

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Tessa Souter—Soulful, Intimate Jazz

Sunday, July 18th, 2010
by on Playing Around

For jazz lovers, it just doesn’t get any better than this—55 Christopher Street, a hole in the wall that appears to be stuck in a

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Authentic Italian in the West Village

Saturday, July 10th, 2010
by on Dining Around

For 18 years Pó has been serving quality Italian food on Cornelia Street in the West Village. The restaurant is intimate, dim, and loaded with

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Woman Around Town: Jodi Richard—Renewable Energy

Sunday, June 27th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Jodi Richard can pull you a perfect shot of organic, fairly-traded espresso, provide hydro-therapy to an elderly dog in her state-of-the-art canine swimming pool, complete

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