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Manhattan (New York City)

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  • Siriano's most fabulous self

    Siriano's most fabulous self
    It's noon, and Christian Siriano has already accomplished a lion's share of work on what he calls his "laundry list." With his spring collection fashion show a little more than a week away, he started the day with a quick trip to his Manhattan boutique,...
  • Ta-Nehisi Coates: The myth of meritocracy

    Let me tell you about the worst thing I ever did to my son. When he was 4, I took him to a small basement apartment in a Manhattanbrownstone. I then paid a man to give my son an intelligence test. The test was an attempt to deliver my son from the...
  • Burning questions with chick-lit author Emily Giffin

    Burning questions with chick-lit author Emily Giffin
    Marian Caldwell has it all. Kind of. At 36, she's the executive producer of a scripted TV show. She's dating the handsome CEO of her network. And she has an apartment on Manhattan's Upper East Side. But Marian also has problems. Among them: The girl...
  • Strange bedfellows for street art

    Strange bedfellows for street art
    Musicians collaborate all the time; so do actors. But artists, not really — and that goes double for street art, where making an individual mark is the name of the game. That's why one of Baltimore's best-known street artists had to try it. The...
  • Richard Lewis Hill III

    Richard Lewis Hill III
    Richard Lewis Hill III, a longtime social and labor activist and volunteer at Baltimore Clayworks, died of pancreatic cancer at his Towson home on Oct. 7. He was 68. Mr. Hill was born in Manhattan, Kan., the son of a lawyer and a homemaker. He studied...
  • Wedded: Alexandra Heifetz and Kyle Jones

    Wedded: Alexandra Heifetz and Kyle Jones
    Wedding Day: Aug. 11, 2012 Her story: Alexandra Heifetz-Jones, 29, grew up in Dayton. She lives in Davis, Calif., and is in her second year at the University of California-Davis School of Law. Her mother, Suzanne Heifetz, is a clinical social worker in...
  • Maryland's same-sex marriage campaign looks to New York – and elsewhere – to raise money

    Maryland's same-sex marriage campaign looks to New York – and elsewhere – to raise money
    — In one corner, comedian Sandra Bernhard, wearing a sparkly black skirt, chatted with a longtime fan. In another, Broadway producer Paul Boskind made a pitch to Susan Sarandon. Somebody shouted that Josh Charles had just arrived. "This is a hip...
  • Danielle DiFerdinando: Maryland's most fabulous 'bag' lady

    Danielle DiFerdinando: Maryland's most fabulous 'bag' lady
    When Oprah Winfrey purchases 5,500 of your bags and gives them as gifts to guests at one of her conferences, it's safe to say that you a are a force to be reckoned with. Danielle DiFerdinando's brand of handbags and accessories, Danielle Nicole, has...
  • Top-of-the-line tourist attraction

    Top-of-the-line tourist attraction
    — Is it any wonder that a city renowned for its lofty skyscrapers has created a stunning park in the sky? The High Line Park, a 1930s-era elevated rail line, has been transformed into vibrant green space, perched some 30 feet above Manhattan. There...
  • Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre's 'Anything Goes' is a pleasure cruise

    Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre's 'Anything Goes' is a pleasure cruise
    Setting a new high with Cole Porter's "Anything Goes," director Jerry Vess marks his seventh Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre directorial assignment by adding sparkle to the opening of the outdoor theater's 47th season under the stars. Not only has Vess...
  • 'Mad Men' recap: Season 5 finale, 'The Phantom'

    'Mad Men' recap: Season 5 finale, 'The Phantom'
    "My friend down there, she was wondering: Are you alone?" -- random blonde to Don Draper It was a somehow infuritatly quiet end to the season. Sorry to those who had Pete Campbell killing himself as a sure bet in your office pool. That didn't happen....
  • Shirley Reingold, manager of vocal group The Orioles

    Shirley Reingold, manager of vocal group The Orioles
    Shirley Reingold, who managed the early R&B vocal group The Orioles and wrote their 1948 hit song "It's Too Soon to Know," died of heart disease Oct. 10 at Aventura Hospital in Aventura, Fla. The native Baltimorean was 89. She was known professionally as...