Monthly Archives: "August 2016"

Image courtesy of New York Natives, photographer: Stephanie Urdang

August 31, 2016 | 0 Comments Frequencity: In Search of the Wild Pomegranate

My friend, John Gibson, represents the other half of an exclusive New York two-person salon called The Path of Least Resistance. We hold these meetings in the name of writing and are perfectly aware that...

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AWKWARD NEW YORK is a weekly column about the uncomfortable experiences of Chris Vespoli in and around NYC. Every Tuesday is another cringe-worthy account, from being fat shamed by a Dunkin’ Donuts employee to crashing...

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August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments Drillinger Does: Gastronauts

Some people will do anything for a good meal. Anything. Like…even forego takeout during subzero temperatures. I know, I know — it’s pretty wild. But for some people, food (really, really good food) is just...

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August 28, 2016 | 0 Comments Native Spotlight: Bees Knees Spicy Honey

Brooklyn’s Casey Elsass and Morgen Newman decided to create a business in 30 days, and the result was Mixed Made. The company’s first product, Bees Knees Spicy Honey, only has two ingredients — honey and chili peppers...

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August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments Native Icons: Alex Beard

Painter, author, conservationist, and philanthropist are only a few of the categories Alex Beard falls under. Within his craft, he is widely known for his wildlife paintings, as well as his distinctive style of “Abstract...

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