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Leaf Peeping – And Much More – In Door County, Wisconsin

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014
by on Living Around

Recently, I went leaf peeping in an unexpected place for a New Yorker, Door County, Wisconsin, a 70-mile thumb of land that juts out into

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The National Archives: A Perfect Setting
For Brad Meltzer’s Presidential Thrillers

Thursday, March 7th, 2013
by on Reading Around

“There are stories no one knows. Hidden stories. I love those stories. And since I work at the National Archives, I find those stories for

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Ten Chimneys: A Home Worth Visiting

Saturday, October 6th, 2012
by on Playing Around

One reason we lasted so long is that we usually played two people who were very much in love. As we were realistic actors, we

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Woman Around Town: Julianne Brienza—
Living Life on the Fringe, Festival That Is

Monday, July 23rd, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Putting on 130 shows in a little more than two weeks is a daunting task. Julianne Brienza manages that feat with grace, talent, and a

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Fifty Shades of Grey—An Erotic, Unsettling Journey

Thursday, May 17th, 2012
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If you have ever been in love; the truly, madly deeply kind, Fifty Shades of Grey and the two volumes that follow should make your

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New Menu and Bistro Offerings
Abound at Pound The Hill

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012
by on Dining Around

Part coffee bar, part wine bistro, part lounge spot, part sophisticated date night, Pound The Hill, one of DC’s most noteworthy coffee house located on

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Anderson Cooper helps The Onion Celebrate 1,000 Issues

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011
by on Playing Around

On June 21 The Paley Center in midtown hosted a panel of staff from The Onion, America’s most prominent satirical newspaper. Hosted by Anderson Cooper,

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George Clooney in Up in the Air–A Film for Our Times

Sunday, January 3rd, 2010
by on Playing Around

Walter Kirn’s novel, Up in the Air, received good reviews and enjoyed modest sales when it was published in early 2001. After 9/11, the book’s

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