Archive for 2013

Skin of the City – Photographs by Augustin Doublet

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By Mikhail Poloskin Recently we came out to see a solo show, Skin of the City, by a French photographer and artist Augustin Doublet. His works capture the grit and the everyday hum of the city, both showing its incredible diversity and its profound propensity for transformation. His images grasp both the everyday and the […]


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Controlling Your Dog’s Scent Marking

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By Victoria Stilwell Scent marking is a very normal and common behavior particularly in male dogs but becomes a big problem when marking occurs in the home. Dogs mark to advertise their presence or to claim territory and resources. Pheromones in urine and feces contain chemical messages that pass on information about the marker such […]


Deep Magic: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

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By Kitty Pilgrim Marine scientist Amy Kukulya is standing on the deck of the coastal research vessel Tioga explaining how a small device the size of a five-foot torpedo can map the ocean floor.


An Innovative Modular Marvel

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By Christopher A. Pape The Stack has finished stacking. After a short delay, New York City’s first modular apartment building has finally taken shape as the last of the modules were delivered to the construction site in Inwood, New York.


The Tri-state Area’s Best Private Schools

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By Anna Ryan It’s that time of year again when parents start thinking about school. Whether it’s a youngster entering grade school or a teenager going into high school, we’ve got the best private schools in the tri-state area. Admissions into the top private schools have become a contact sport and we wish to only […]


Saratoga County, New York

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Saratoga County is full of summer fun, world-class horse racing, the arts, family festivals and so much more now through Labor Day.


Maya Restaurant’s Exotic Guacamole Festival

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Since the 16th century, the Aztecs have been enjoying the decadent and delicious flavors of fresh guacamole using the heart healthy avocado.  To celebrate this perennially favorite dip, Top Chef Richard Sandoval has created the Guacamole Festival that runs from July 1 to September 30, at his Modern Mexican Kitchen and Tequileria, Maya, that features […]


Roberto Bolle: An International Ballet Superstar

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By Joe Alexander I caught up with ballet’s sexiest superstar Roberto Bolle while he was on a boat off Capri in his native Italy. The critically acclaimed dancer, who lives between Milano and NYC, is bringing his show “Roberto Bolle & Friends” to City Center for a one-night gala on September 17th.  Bolle, who started […]


Made in America

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By Miriam Silverberg I was invited to the atelier of B Michael on Seventh Avenue to see his new ready to wear collection, B Michael America Red. I was very interested for two reasons:  his couture collection, started in 1999, is very beautiful and well made and wonder of wonders, his clothes are actually made […]


Resident in New York Social Diary 8/22/13

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Old Things Are New Again with Cole Rumbough

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By Gunjan Sewhani Gunjan from Resident Magazine sat down for a chat with Cole Rumbough: up-and-coming jazz and cabaret singer. We absolutely loved hearing his story!


A Costume Master

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By Yona McDonough You may not know the name Santo Loquasto, but you have most likely have seen his work.  Loquasto has designed scenery and costumes for some of the biggest names in the business, and his skill sets ranges from classical ballet to Broadway, and from live theater to film–with a healthy dash of […]


Fall Arts Preview

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By Nalini Leilani


East End Avenue: Manhattan’s Best-Kept Secret

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By Linette Semino To some, East End Avenue in Yorkville seems as far away as Montauk, but to its residents it’s a haven for serene city living away from the pulsating heart of Manhattan.  This short avenue is perfectly squeezed between York and the Franklin D. Roosevelt Drive and between East 79th and East 92nd […]


Restaurant Roundup

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By Hillary Latos Resident’s staff has scrounged the city and here you have it: some of our favorite restaurants for this fall. Whether you crave a simple cheeseburger, a luxurious steak dinner with the boys, or a boozy ladies’ brunch, we have the spot for you. Food, glamour and a range of cuisines, this list […]


Mayoral Candidate John Catsimatidis: A True New Yorker

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By Gunjan J. Sewhani Photography by Getty Images/Andrew Walker Margo Catsimatidis welcomes us into an apartment that spans the entire floor of a classic Fifth Avenue building. The apartment is cozily reminiscent of a home that has been nurtured by a family for generations. Knick-knacks and framed photographs line the walls and daintily stand atop […]


Off the Beaten Path in Kenya

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By Sarah Sekula Click, clack. Click, clack. I awoke from a dead sleep and sprang to my feet. It was the unfamiliar sound of hooves on the cobblestone pathway outside of my tent. By the sound of it, I immediately ruled out soft-footed lions, elephants and hippos.


Tamara Magel Designs Projects That Inspire

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This dining room was designed for a modern, yet rustic Hampton’s house on the beach. As the client’s primary residence, I aimed to combine the chic sophistication of year-round living along with natural elements of the surrounding beach and farmland.


Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House

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By Anna Ryan Starting the restaurant in Dallas, Texas, Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House has successfully grown all over the country in “the most exciting and vibrant cities.” Any New Yorkers wanting to enjoy fine dining should take a trip to Del Frisco’s located on Avenue of the Americas right by the Rockefeller Center.


The Reefs Resort & Club

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By Anna Ryan To many, Bermuda is the “Jewel of the Atlantic.” With pink sandy beaches, limestone cliffs and turquoise-colored water, it makes for the perfect vacation getaway. Because the sun and Gulf warm the atmosphere, Bermuda is free from the dreaded tropical heat. A rich and diverse culture is evident with West Africa and […]


A Taste of Wildwood

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By W. A. Muller


Sheraton Sand Key Resort

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By Anna Ryan Escape to paradise under the Florida sunshine at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort located at Clearwater Beach. Here you will have an experience that will bring you back for your next vacation.


A Room with a View

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By Christopher A. Pape & Anna Ryan One of my favorite games growing up was Word Association. Everyone knows the rules and they hardly bear repeating. I think of myself as quite good at the game so it came as a surprise to me during my visit at Sedona, Arizona the word most frequently on […]


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