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Mary Fetchet Advocates For September 11th Families

New Canaan, Connecticut’s Mary Fetchet lost her son Brad on September 11th, 2001. He had called her husband right after a plane hit the first tower…he was on the 89th floor in tower two…he was frightened, but his company was told to stay in the building, moments later the second plane hit, that was the Read more…

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I Love The Rockettes!

This time of year I always think about the “Christmas Spectacular” featuring the Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall. When the girls were little we took them a time or too, over the decades the team has stepped it up a notch or two including this number with Pitbull, pretty awesome.

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Ya Gotta Love Sardi’s Celebrity Caricatures

  Old Hollywood, love it and Sardi’s, the iconic restaurant in New York City’s Theater District. Just saw all of these caricatures on Do You Remember, Yesterday Back By Popular Demand. All this vintage stuff is right up my alley. At the top of this post are the late celebrities, Eartha Kitt and Paul Newman immortalized at Read more…

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Gary Vaynerchuk And Navigating Change

At the time I was writing this at 12:30 a.m., I was basically hyperventilating into a brown paper bag. Why?…because an idea I had is getting off the ground thanks to a dedicated lot who gives a darn about others. Navigating Change Media Think Tank which I founded last year, was front and center on Wednesday Read more…

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Via Della Pace Restorante

Having been to Italy several times…this makes me want to get on the train and head into New York City. Restaurant Via Della Pace in the East Village.

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Gimbels Department Store

Gimbels Department Store…what a story this is! Some of this story is chronicled here on this blog called NYC Vintage. I grew up in Indiana so we had our department stores with the mezzanines and the tea rooms and the soda fountain areas, but Gimbels was the Grand Daddy of them all. Back in the Read more…

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Camomile Hixon’s Glitter Unicorn

The world is a better place because of the arts…musicians, painters, artists and artisans. The arts struggle to get the spotlight.  Camomile Hixon is a passionate, international pop artist who grew up in Milford. Hixon has carved out a niche with glitter art, but what has come as a surprise to her is that she Read more…

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Forbes Flyers At Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!

The Forbes Flyers are Flying High! A very special Torrington, Connecticut jump rope team team has the opportunity of a lifetime to showcase their talents during the Macy’s Day Parade on Thanksgiving! Forbes Flyers which is a nationally recognized precision jump rope team based out of Forbes School in town. The team is made up of current Read more…

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WCBS News Radio’s, Joe Connolly

If you listen to WCBS News Radio  as you’re headed down the highway, you have probably heard Joe Connolly ‘s small business reports, pearls of information that anyone can use in their daily lives. Connolly came on NYBERG this week to talk about what he sees in business over the long haul, and what he thinks about when Read more…

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Glenn Roth Is Making Music His Way

Glenn Roth of Norwalk, Connecticut is an innovative finger-style guitarist who stepped out of the musical box years ago and started doing his own thing. How did he do that? Well he is among a precious few that has a license to play in the subways of New York City and in the terminal of Read more…

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