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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CXC

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Schulenberg's Page. New York, Part CXC. Bob's back after a tech separation (where nothing worked and had to be replaced), and he's in the Big Town and in the country (eastern PA.). With friends and by himself with "something" invading the house... READ MORE
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Isaac Mizrahi: I.M., A Memoir

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Jesse Kornbluth's Head Butler reviews the star of QVC, Vogue and Target, Isaac Mizrahi's riveting memoir I.M... READ MORE
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FTD World Cup at Philadelphia Flower Show: 23 International Florists Showcase Their Artistry

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If anyone doubts that florists are artists, then visit the 2019 Philadelphia Flower Show. You will be dazzled by the creativity florists from 23 countries used to create sculptural sensations using flowers. The Philadelphia Flower Show is the oldest and largest flower show in the country. In a building measuring ten acres, there are many […]... READ MORE
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The second annual Dorothy Draper Design Weekend

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It was the greyest and drizzliest of winter days at the Greenbrier, but the king of color, Carleton Varney, made everything rosier. The famed decorator and author held court at the resort’s second annual Dorothy Draper Design Weekend where some 75 guests gathered to celebrate the “maximalist” style that Draper made so famous at the […]... READ MORE
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Jill Krementz covers The Art Show

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The Art Show The Park Avenue Armory at 67th & Park February 28-March 3, 2019 The annual ADAA (Art Dealers Association of America) art fair opened on Wednesday, February 28th with its traditional Gala Preview supporting The Henry Street Settlement. The fair features 72 galleries drawn from the membership. This year, nearly half the fair [&hellip... READ MORE
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What to Wear to The Garden Club of Palm Beach House and Garden Day

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All aboard the big green bus for a unique discovery of sylvan spaces hidden by high and higher hedges of every tropical description and distinction. The Garden Club of Palm Beach House and Garden Day is held on the first Sunday in March, rain or shine. Those in the know have gotten their tickets early, […]... READ MORE
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Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50

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Last night, on Valentine’s Day, the New York Public Library hosted a big cocktail party to celebrate the opening of Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50, a new exhibition commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots. The event drew a large and diverse crowd, spanning generations of New Yorkers from the LGBTQ community and more. [&... READ MORE
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What to Wear Where: Won’t you be my Valentine?

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Hearts and flowers, romance and ribbons, saints and angels — massacres, whippings, sacrifice and sinners, all in the name of love, love, love! Many legends surround the origins of the clearly carnal celebration known as St. Valentine’s Day. In ancient Rome they feted the feast of Lupercalia, with the high priest sacrificing goat and dog. [&hell... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXXIX

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1970 was certainly turning out to be competitive with the Sixties as to excitement! Underground Weatherman bombings were continuing along with Anti-War protests and general feelings of hostility toward Nixon’s government! But not by everyone. Vice President Agnew kept inciting The (so-called) Silent Majority to protests against the liberal anti w... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXXVIII

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August, 1970, a full hot summer —  just to remind you what that might be like! The Fillmore East was at its finest with Jimi Hendrix having started the year, 1970, with performances New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, the same day President Nixon signed the Environmental Policy Act into Law! The musical, Mame closed after a long run an... READ MORE
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Rules and More Rules

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Monday, January 21, 2019. The great snowstorm over the weekend passed by New York on its way northeast, leaving us with a steady, cold rain on Saturday night. Sunday clear, grey, cold Sunday with temperatures dropping into the single digits by late night. Today is Martin Luther King Day. He was only 39 when his […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXXVII

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If you are somewhere where it’s extremely cold, let me take your mind off of it for a bit and take you to some of the hotter days in Manhattan during the summer of 1970 — starting in August. For some reason I never really liked air conditioning in my apartment.  Fortunately for me, there […]... READ MORE