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  • How celebrity florist David Jones' career blossomed

    The gig: David Jones, who owns a floral studio bearing his name in West Hollywood, has counted some of the world's most powerful people among his clients. From humble beginnings growing up in the Midwest, the florist has traveled the world —...
  • Free Film Screenings In The Hartford Area

    Free Film Screenings In The Hartford Area
    Cat on a Hot Tin Roof — Elizabeth Taylor and Paul Newman star in this 1958 adaptation of Tennessee Williams' play. Tuesday, Aug. 7, at 7 p.m. at Windsor Public Library, 323 Broad St. Fat City — Stacy Keach and Jeff Bridges star in this 1972...
  • Elizabeth Taylor

    Elizabeth Taylor
    The juice of 1/4 of a lemon 1/2 oz. simple syrup 3/4 oz. Creme de Violette Top with Piper Brut Champagne Garnish with a strip of lemon peel (be sure to zest it over the glass to catch the oils!)
  • Pressed to find classic duck dish

    Pressed to find classic duck dish
    Q: Many years ago I was dining in a restaurant in Chicago's Chinatown. I ordered pressed duck. It was served in a deep fried form about 6 inches in length, 4 inches wide and about an inch or so thick. The vegetables were pressed together with the duck and...
  • Soccer star Landon Donovan makes a quick score in home sale

    Soccer star Landon Donovan makes a quick score in home sale
    Galaxy superstar Landon Donovan listed his compound in Manhattan Beach for $4.295 million and in two weeks had an offer in hand. Built in 2007 and 2008, the compound is made up of two houses with a swimming pool. The main house features 11-foot ceilings,...
  • 'In the House of the Interpreter' by Ngugi wa Thiong'o

    Returning from his first term at boarding school by train, proudly wearing his uniform and eager to share the news with his mother that he is among the top in his class, Ngugi wa Thiong'o arrives home in Kenya, but his family is not there. He learns...
  • Nelson Algren contest 2013: Celebrate short story writing; join the ranks

    Nelson Algren contest 2013: Celebrate short story writing; join the ranks
    The Nelson Algren contest has discovered writers, including Stuart Dybek and Louise Erdrich, who have gone on to distinguished careers. This year, we’ve also expanded the awards to 10, with plans to publish these new stories in Printers Row Journal....
  • 'Magical Journey' by Katrina Kenison

    In this moving memoir, Katrina Kenison beckons readers into her world and proves to be an insightful guide and companion through the vicissitudes of life. After the death of a friend, and when her youngest son leaves their rural New Hampshire home to...
  • What to read in 2013

    What to read in 2013
    January Insane City by Dave Barry (Putnam) The Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist's first solo adult novel in more than a decade is a typically absurdist comic story about everything — and then some — that goes wrong for Seth and his friends en...
  • Accepting Algren submissions

    Accepting Algren submissions
    Why would the Chicago Tribune, where well-documented fact is the basic of everything we do, run a nationally recognized contest for original short fiction? How did the Chicago Tribune come to run a nationally recognized contest for original short...
  • Tracy Letts plays his part in illuminating Edward Albee's 'Woolf'

    NEW YORK — Tracy Letts has his hands full these days writing plays and preparing for the release of the movie version of his Pulitzer-Prize-winning drama, "August: Osage County." But he's added another formidable task to his agenda: elucidating...