Monthly Archives: December 2012

A Night at No Opera

I was all set to broaden my horizons last evening by seeing an HD production of Verdi’s “La Traviata” at a local art house. I even told some friends that “this culture vulture is seeing an opera tonight.” My neighbor … Continue reading

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Blue Ribbons

I ran the Blue Ribbon 5K Run for Prostate Cancer this morning. We all know what pink ribbons signify, but I didn’t know the blue ribbon is a powerful icon against a potentially deadly disease in men. I learned something. … Continue reading

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Art Wanted

This can serve as a “Help Wanted” ad for Dia Beacon, a 300,000 square-foot former Nabisco package printing plant in upstate New York. It may have closed its doors as a factory in 1999 and reopened in 2003 as an … Continue reading

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