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The Austin Chronicle
The Good Eye
The Rekh & Datta studio is an organized riot of color and pattern. Fabrics in abstract patterns resembling elongated crystals and deconstructed cubes cover every surface and dangle in hankie-sized scraps from the bulletin board, while cotton dresses in spidery geometric prints sway lightly on their hangers.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Martina Arroyo: An Operatic Non-Diva
Martina Arroyo is arguably the best Verdi soprano of our time, but this opera singer is no diva.
Laura Maniscalco and David Ostrowski are engaged
The future bride is the daughter of Patricia Arabo-Maniscalco, who has announced the engagement.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Isabella Rossellini on the Birds and Bees
Isabella Rossellini's upcoming show at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, 'Green Porno: Live on Stage,' includes her portrayal of the mating rituals of bees, snails, crustaceans and other creatures.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
Commentary: Central government vs municipal governments in Belize: An ongoing drama
By Wellington C. Ramos In most of the former British colonies that Great Britain ruled during the colonial era, including my country Belize, they all have a central government system in place.
Bloomberg: Unquestioned impact, debated legacy
When Michael Bloomberg took the oath as mayor nearly a dozen years ago, he was a political neophyte faced with a city still smoldering from a terrorist attack that crippled its economy, wounded its psyche and left a ragged scar across lower Manhattan.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
National Public Radio
Indian Supreme Court Reinstates 150-Year-Old Gay Sex Ban
The Indian Supreme Court has reinstated a 150 year old ban on gay sex in India. The move has outraged gay rights activists and sparked a national debate about sexuality and civil rights.
CHEST Study Looks at HIV Risks at Gay Sex Parties
Men who attend sex parties are at a greater risk of HIV and STI transmission, found a recent survey at the Hunter College's Center for HIV Educational Studies & Training .
Mon Dec 09, 2013
BWW Reviews: the Yorkville Nutcracker in Olde New York Enchants
'Tis the season for The Nutcracker . And, The Yorkville Nutcracker has some elements that make the rendition wholly unique.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
'Born teacher,' raised in New York, broadened horizons for...
Sarah "Syde" Kretzer was a gifted pianist, raised in New York, who came to Mobile with her husband and children in the 1950s, where she broadened minds and touched young lives as an elementary school teacher and high school counselor.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
New York Post
Upper East Siders sue over planned medical tower
Upper East Side residents sued to stop construction of a 1.1 million-square-foot medical complex on East 73rd Street near the FDR Drive, claiming the project will turn the neighborhood into Bedpan Alley.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
What is beezin'?
Smearing lip balm on your eyelids may seem an odd way to spend your weekend. Dr. Robert Cykiert would even tell you it's a really stupid way to spend your weekend.
Dodge Momentum Index Rises in November
December 6, 2013 - The Dodge Momentum Index rose 2.8% in November compared to the previous month, according to McGraw Hill Construction, a division of McGraw Hill Financial.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Throwback Thursday: Globetrotting Yiddish Reporter
Welcome to Throwback Thursday, a weekly photo feature in which we sift 116 years of Forward history to find snapshots of women's lives.
The Campbell Reporter
Not just fast food workers, bank tellers also rely on food stamps, Medicaid
Almost a third of the country's half-million bank tellers rely on some form of public assistance to get by, according to a report due out Wednesday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The 42nd Street Jazz Festival Set for Theater Row, 12/16-23
NYU Steinhardt Music and Performing Arts Professions, New York Foundation for the Arts, Yamaha Pianos, RS Berkeley Horns, presents the 42nd Street Jazz Festival, from December 16-23, 2013 at Theater Row , 410 W. 42nd Street, NYC.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Oyster Bay Enterprise Pilot
National Merit Scholarship Commends Students
The college search and application process can prove to be a daunting task that carries life-long ramifications.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Washington Square News
CUNY faculty, students community protest policy
Protesters gathered outside Baruch College, one of 10 schools in the City University of New York system, to speak out about the right to protest, Gen.
Television Without Pity
In New York: Dreamboat Blaine and Lady Lips Von Bieberhausen stow their belongings in The Improbably Bohemian Bushwick Loft, then set out on their separate adventures, with Dreamboat Blaine nailing a Fake Drama School audition we'll never get to see, apparently, while Lady Lips completely blows his interview at Hunter College.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
All About Jazz
Among the unearthed tapes is an Albert Mangelsdorff orchestra and a quartet featuring the unusual lineup of Centazzo with Tony Oxley, Lester Bowie and Alvin Curran.