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Virus darkens stages, silences orchestras across the US

  • Mar 14, 2020

The stage at the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle is quiet. There is no music coming from the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the members of Pearl Jam won’t tour. There is no one to admire the treasures at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

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Italy’s lockdown reshapes family life in time of coronavirus

  • Mar 13, 2020

Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte’s decision to lock down the entire country brought some welcome clarity to my family life after weeks of growing uncertainty about how to behave in a time of coronavirus. I live that stereotype of the multi-generat

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No, you don’t require a 20% down installment to purchase a home

  • Mar 09, 2020

Many Americans may be unnecessarily talking themselves out of homeownership. Thirty-seven percent of non-homeowners say not having enough saved for a down payment is holding them back from homeownership, but 62% of Americans incorrectly believe you have to have at least 20% of a home&rsq

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Mix-and-match stylistic layout: In with the ancient ... and in with the unused

  • Mar 07, 2020

An early, painted Swedish sideboard next to a leather sectional. An ornate Italian walnut headboard on a bed dressed in featherweight linen. A collection of colorful 1930s Fiestaware pottery on a Lucite bookshelf. Mixing vintage and modern elements ar

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Spring stylistic layout patterns: alleviating, delicate, maintainable, smart

  • Mar 06, 2020

On the off chance that you’re trying to find a break from this winter’s climate and news, you’ll discover the bounty of peace and calm within the spring offerings starting to appear up at domestic&

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The ideal wine for Thanksgiving dinner? It’s complicated

  • Nov 11, 2019

For many of us who love to cook and host on Thanksgiving, one central mystery remains: What to pour? Before I turn to the experts, I’ll offer up three things I do know about wine on this holiday:

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The ideal wine for Thanksgiving dinner? It’s complicated

  • Nov 11, 2019

For many of us who love to cook and host on Thanksgiving, one central mystery remains: What to pour? Before I turn to the experts, I’ll offer up three things I do know about wine on this holiday:

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German firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover

  • Jun 21, 2019

BERLIN— Firefighters, police and a veterinary clinic combined forces to rescue a red squirrel that had gotten its tiny head stuck in a manhole cover in the western German city of Dortmund. Dortmund’s fire department said Friday they responded Thursday morning to a call about the rodent

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German firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover

  • Jun 21, 2019

BERLIN— Firefighters, police and a veterinary clinic combined forces to rescue a red squirrel that had gotten its tiny head stuck in a manhole cover in the western German city of Dortmund. Dortmund’s fire department said Friday they responded Thursday morning to a call about the rodent

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