Part Two Best Summer Film Festival Newport …

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Part Two Best Summer Film Festival Newport International Film Festival Green Screen. In Newport, RI, of all places, kinda off the beaten path (no direct flights from Cannes or to Telluride), but the June 5 weekend brought excellent weather to a spot quiet and cozy enough for you to actually think about the movies rather [&hellip
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Part One Best Lumber Home Depot …

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Part One Best Lumber Home Depot 550 Hamilton Ave.,(betw. 16th & 17th Sts.), Brooklyn, 718-832-8553 If We Were a Carpenter. It sure isn’t Best Home Depot, however. “What do they think?” we wonder, as we stroll–or rather, dodge our way–through the disorderly mega-aisles of this warehouse retailer. “What must the Home Depot execs think when [&hellip
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Part Two Best Curious Boutique Tracy …

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Part Two Best Curious Boutique Tracy Feith 209 Mulberry St. (Spring St.) 334-3097 Carnaby Street Updated. Sexy slips in swell colors and paisley patterns. Dresses that make any woman look like a beautiful ballerina. Nice jewelry selection: very delicate and not too expensive. There are some men’s shirts at Tracy Feith, but only for the [&hellip
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Part One Best Herring Ulrika’s 115 E. …

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Part One Best Herring Ulrika’s 115 E. 60th (betw. Lexington & Park Aves.) 355-7069 Calling Squareheads, Jews and Russkies. We’d say that herring is one of those foods you either love or hate, but it’s actually just one of those foods nobody gives a shit about. After temple lets out, if the bar mitzvah boy’s [&hellip
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Hateful, Helpful, Insightful, Wonderful Best of Manhattan 2001; Phew! MUGGER’s Okay!; Cockburn Nails It Again; Nuh-Uh, Neuberg; Reader Reaction, Pt. 4, Plus More History Lessons and Things of that Ilk; More

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Hey, thanks for including the Bridge and Tunnel Club in the Best of Manhattan 2001 (10/3). That was really cool and I don’t even mind–not at all–being a part of the "Best Letdown." It’s kind of an honor, actually. Scott Sendrow, Astoria Slightly Less Easy I just read your review of the Bridge and Tunnel [&hellip
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Best of Manhattan 2001: Normal’s Not an Ordinary Word

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But first things first: If you want to drink in classy surroundings and hear some poems, e-mail savedate@aol.com now to reserve your spot at the Intoxicating Poetry party this Wednesday, Oct. 3. Intoxicating Poetry is sponsored by Alizé, cohosted by a delightful woman named LindaAnn Loschiavo and free to anyone willing to adhere to the [&hellip
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Best of Manhattan 2001: Normal’s Not an Ordinary Word

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Not surprisingly, New York Press’ 14th annual Best of Manhattan issue is as subdued as the city itself. It was originally planned for Sept. 19, but we pushed back publishing our largest annual edition for several obvious reasons. Primarily, in the midst of New York City’s most severe crisis, with so many citizens mourning the [&hellip
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