| Sep 29, 2013
"Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So Smart Miss Know-It-All" by Rachel Renée Russell
I read an amazing book called "Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So-Smart Miss Know-It-All." The author and illustrator is Rachel Renée Russell. Nikki is the main character....
| Oct 17, 2013
It's not as if Stephen Schwartz was just hanging out at his Ridgefield home this fall.
The composer's "to do" list was staggering: Working on lyrics to a new Bollywood animated movie musical, jetting around the world from Toledo to New Zealand to...
| Sep 23, 2013
You're sitting in front of a computer screen, trying desperately to write the greatest workplace advice column in the history of the world and it's just not coming to you.
Then you step away for a few minutes (hours) and occupy yourself with something...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:01 AM
Jonathan Adler's Los Angeles boutique is humming with valets, pop music and the first party guests arriving for a charity fundraiser. Inside, the designer is midway through a guided tour of fall additions to his collection when husband Simon Doonan, the...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Susan Hahn was editor of TriQuarterly for 14 years. She is author of a recent novel, “The Six Granddaughters of Cecil Slaughter”; nine books of poetry, including “Self/Pity” and “The Scarlet Ibis”; and...
| May 7, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Abby is an affectionate poodle/terrier mix with a bouncy personality. When she transferred from an overcrowded regional shelter, her matted coat was shaved, but it is returning slowly to its natural fluffy appearance.
Abby's actual age is unknown, but...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:45 AM
The doorbell of the apartment in a modest brick building in a quiet residential neighborhood in Washington Heights rings like Big Ben announcing the queen.
"Come in, come in," says the chirpy, accented voice of Ruth Westheimer, known more popularly as...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
The Carrie Diaries Lindsey Gort joins...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Emily Yoffe's recent Slate article, "College Women: Stop Getting Drunk," suggesting that parents warning to their young daughters that drinking to incapacity leaves them vulnerable to many dangers — including sexual assault — touched off a...
| Nov 4, 2013
Beginning this week, the content that had appeared in the Sunrise section will be relocated to other sections, in print and online:
- Puzzles, comics, Ask Amy and TV listings will move to the sports section.
- A directory of movie theaters will...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:48 PM
On paper it is a brilliant plan. With a greenway of more than 300 acres encompassing picturesque farms with views of the surrounding hills, valleys and lush, deep forests, the Bakerville section of New Hartford has the potential to be a major draw for...