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  1. The Bronx's hidden tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... because of its little-known connections to the city we've lived in for 30 years: Washington, DC. I already feel a quirky geographical connection to a couple of famous Bronx-born Washingtonians. As a girl, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor lived ...


  2. Gone Girl | Shelf LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Sidelines

    ... by many for her psychologist parents' best-selling children's book series, "Amazing Amy," is married to Nick Dunne, a quirky Missourian journalist who lost his job with a New York magazine. The two are forced to move to Nick's hometown, where he ...


  3. Home Improvement: Landfill items fuse grace, functionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... which has an original champagne label heat sealed into its structure: a lovely marriage of form and function, they're quirky and fun. New episodes of Colin and Justin's Cabin Pressure air Tuesday at 10 p.m. (with daily reruns) on Cottage Life TV. ...


  4. Tragic fire triggers more loss for the MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | SFGate

    ... all to succeed from my working class point of view. The rainbow used to mean all colors, all economic classes, all quirky situations, all bohemian scenarios possible, and a tolerance for all. Education, Dwellings, and Culture were always tricky in ...


  5. Where to Find a Meditative Japanese Tea Ceremony Served High Above NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Village Voice

    The singular charms of New York that initially seduced me to take up residence in the city (quirky book stores, genre-defining bars, and affordable ethnic restaurants) have abraded with the rising cost of living and commercial homogenization of the ...


  6. Library hotels: From Koh Samui to FlintshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Independent

    ... a dramatic space. Each of the 122 rooms is individually designed, with roots in the Amsterdam tradition - full of quirky features such as large pictures of fish on the walls and sci-fi-style orb lamps. Some have private balconies with canal views. ...


  7. Business is blooming at Forget Me Knodt flower shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... name in Uptown. Just like her grandparents, Knodt's designs are served with a side of whimsy. "We're definitely more quirky - not fussy," Knodt said. "I love loose, organic, free-flowing flowers. I have a hard time when someone wants something ...


  8. Brite '15Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Crain's New York Business

    ... Featured speakers include: * Ann Mukherjee, President, PepsiCo Global Insights * Doreen Lorenzo, President, Quirky * Sree Sreenivasan, Chief Digital Officer, The Metropolitan Museum of Art * David Bell, Author, Location Is (Still) Everything * ...


  9. The top weekend events in Toronto: Feb 6-8 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | BlogTO

    ... of pop and R&B hits. His productions feature dreamy atmospherics rubbing up against tough beats, sprinkled with his quirky sense of humour, and his DJ sets pack even more unexpected surprises into the mix. 10 pm, $15. BB Turning Point (February 7, ...


  10. moe. blows out a few candlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Boulder Weekly

    ... midsection howl of "White Lightning Turpentine" and the grassy "Do or Die" defining the outer perimeters, while the quirky "Billy Goat" and Sgt Pepper-y lysergia of "Silver Sun" deftly harken back to the band's offbeat early days playing clubs in ...


  11. IDG Contributor Network: How to buy cheap tech products and equipment from ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Network World

    ... shipment from HobbyKing in China. HobbyKing and others have local warehouses in the UK and U.S. The stock is not as quirky and prices are more expensive-any import duty payments are taken care of. With the price of real estate in a major city like ...


  12. Dishing on Success: How Fishs Eddy Found Its FootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... Fishs Eddy, a 4,000-square-foot home goods emporium named for a quaint town in the Catskills, remains as hip and quirky as the day it opened in 1985 near Gramercy Park in New York City. Founded and still owned by Julie Gaines and David Lenovitz, the ...


  13. Review: Kevin Costner Shines In 'McFarland, USA'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... any number of sub-genres that strictly adhere to formula, from the romantic comedy to the superhero sequel to the "quirky" indie drama, and it is what you do with said formula that makes the difference. The "how" separates Green Lantern from Captain ...


  14. architectureA Decayed School Becomes Artistsa HousingThe beauty (and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | New York Magazine

    ... the apartments luxurious by the standards of most affordable housing (and a lot of market-rate housing, too). One quirky studio, meagerly illuminated by skylights, has a double-height niche beneath a circular turret, perfect for a 20-foot statue. ...


  15. Aldo Ciccolini, pianist of virtuosity and elegance, dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... of some flashier soloists. Another is his choice of repertoire: He was rare among concert pianists for focusing on quirky corners of it. His 1960s recordings of Erik Satie (1866-1925) helped bolster that composer's reputation; other recordings in ...


  16. Remember Sundance 2015 for other pearls, not Me & Earl & the Dying GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    ... City, Utah, is the place that once hailed The Brothers McMullen and happythankyoumoreplease , and where wan, lightly quirky dramedies sell for many more millions of dollars than they'll ever make at the box office. The list of major Sundance ...


  17. Ironclad TacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Gaming Nexus

    ... the United States untapped, there's still a lot of content in Ironclad Tactics. Despite being won over by the game's quirky charm, I did run into a few inconsistencies along the way. For starters, the difficulty is all over the place. Some stages ...


  18. How to celebrate Valentine's Day through the artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... love is more materialistic but still loves the arts, then gift shops are the way to go. Museums can have some fun, quirky gifts that a history-aficionado might enjoy, or you can try artwork or event-themed gifts. The Metropolitan Opera offers items ...


  19. Still image of the Large Hadron Collider from "Particle Fever," directed by Mark A. Levinson, USA.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Lumina News

    ... because they don't receive the attention the larger projects do and I have always had a segment with shorts that are quirky, fun and wonderful," Haller said. The six shorts featured in this year's festival cover everything from local pianist ...


  20. Chopped Judge Chris Santos Shows Us Round His East Village HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... of that time into the decor. There's also custom Venetian plaster and painting throughout, I tried to add lots of quirky eye candy. What are some of your favorite art pieces? I got a photograph that I love at an art exhibit, of a female Golden ...