Archive for June, 2014

by / on June 23, 2014 at 5:10 pm / in Get Cultured

Get Ready NYC, It’s Pride Week!

It’s time to pick out your outfit, grab some friends and a rainbow flag and party because next week is one of the most anticipated events in the LGBT community, PRIDE Week. From marching in the parade to rocking with Demi Lovato on the pier, this year there is no shortage of events to celebrate. After the fun filled week, the month […]

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by / on June 23, 2014 at 3:25 pm / in Dress to Impress

Summer Beach Bag Essentials

This summer when you head to the beach, it’s important to know what to pack. We teamed up with Verizon Wireless to bring you our beach bag necessities this summer! 1. A cute beach bag goes a long way. Jonathan Adler‘s Duchess Tote (on sale for $138.99) is the epitome of summer. With fun, bright colors and enough room to […]

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by / on June 23, 2014 at 10:45 am / in Get Cultured

Broadway Goes Digital

Broadway has gone digital thanks to Chairman David Stoller (Executive Chairman of Reach4Entertainment) and President and Executive Producer Ondine Landa Abramson who recently launched Stage17.tv. Now theater lovers can enjoy the benefit of getting the scoop of what happens behind the scenes of a Broadway stage, as well as original scripted and non-scripted programming that showcase what it is like […]

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by / on June 20, 2014 at 3:25 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Get Hungry: City Harvest’s Summer in the City

Whenever City Harvest throws a party, we want to be there. The organization, which provides food for hungry New Yorkers, brings people together for their fundraising events, which are naturally centered around food. This year marked their 13th annual Summer in the City tasting event, which took place earlier this week at the Metropolitan Pavilion. The event played host to […]

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by / on June 20, 2014 at 10:45 am / in Blushing Beaut

Behind the Polish of Sassy Cats Lacquer

I have been experimenting with nail polish since I was ten years old. Being the daughter of someone who is multi-talented and who has worked in a salon doing hair and nails, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that I am addicted to nail polish. I shop for nail polish like Paris Hilton shops for shoes, and that is not […]

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by / on June 19, 2014 at 3:30 pm / in The Twisted Library

Return of the Hometown Hero

“After all the worry and tension of afternoon, it occurred to her that she was stuck with Seth.  He wasn’t going anywhere.  He was going to be around every corner.  They were going to be seeing each other no matter how she decided to behave.  She could be mad, hold a grudge, refuse to get over her bad high school […]

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by / on June 19, 2014 at 10:55 am / in Bottoms Up

The Duel Of Wine: An Independent Film

Calling all wine lovers: The Duel of Wine, a film about a sommelier who loses his palate and seeks to challenge sommeliers all over the world to get back his palate and his reputation. This independent film is directed by Nicolás Carreras and produced by Lino Pujia. Starring Vinitaly’s Wine Communicator of the Year, Charlie Arturaola, the film held their […]

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by / on June 18, 2014 at 3:20 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Comedy, Laughs and Beers

Comedy shows are often times hit or miss. The room is either loud with laughter or quieter than an evening in Upstate New York, so it is usually a gamble heading to a comedy show. BeerProv, which recently came from Canada to New York City, is a sure thing so there’s no chance of hearing crickets in the audience. The […]

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by / on June 18, 2014 at 10:45 am / in Get Cultured

Performing in the Buff for Charity

I see London, I see France, I see… a bunch of Broadway stars naked onstage? Some of Broadway’s biggest stars will be performing in the buff at the annual fundraiser Broadway Bares, benefiting Broadway Cares. Since its conception in 1992, the fundraiser has become one of the highly anticipated philanthropic events in New York. “This year’s theme is ROCK HARD!” […]

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by / on June 17, 2014 at 3:25 pm / in Bottoms Up

Rhône Valley Wines: An Odyssey

Always excited to learn about new wines, Manhattan with a Twist partook in an exhilarating evening that blended together food, travel and wines from Rhône Valley. The area, which is comprised of towns bordering the Rhone River in France, all of which can be viewed here. The valley’s soil is made up of four different types of rock, including granite, sandy […]

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