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Hudson Valley Restaurant Week – Come in From the Cold

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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It has been a long winter and what better way could there be to gear up for spring then to dine out with family and

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Van Cortlandt Manor is the BLAZE to be…

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012
by on Living Around

Mix a stunning estate with dramatic architecture and about 5,000 hand cut and lit pumpkins, and you have the fanstastical Halloween treat known as the

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Outdoor Pleasures

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012
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The Private Oasis, a handsome and aptly titled book on the sumptuous landscapes designed by the award-winning environmental landscape design firm of Edmund Hollander Design,

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New York Childhood in the Olden Days: Nostalgic Look Back

Thursday, April 8th, 2010
by on Living Around

“The Olden Days,” a phrase that my daughters used when they were young, amalgamates wildly different times in the past. In New York City’s Olden

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Precious—A Story of Survival

Friday, February 26th, 2010
by on Playing Around

A movie about a 350-pound African-American girl physically abused by her mother and sexually abused by her father seems like a long shot to win

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