Wilmington (Delaware)

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2012

    Mitt Loves N.Y.: Robert Rosenkranz

    With Mitt Romney as its de facto candidate, the roster of Restore Our Future, Romney's designated Super PAC slush fund, reads like a laundry list of New York City's wealthiest denizens. And, according to the Center for Responsive Politics and contrary to popular belief, Super PAC ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2012

    Mitt Loves N.Y.: Bruce Kovner

    Since the Citizens United decision, realpolitik has accepted the harsh reality in which a corporation has the same pedestal in our democratic elections as an ordinary Joe Schmoe. And, as a financial hub in America and abroad, New York has transformed into a politically charged Gotham; its corporate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    Q&A: Jason Crane Takes The Jazz Session On the Road With The "Jazz Or Bust" Tour

    Jason Crane is the creator, producer, distributor and host of The Jazz Session, an excellent in-depth interview show. This summer, Crane's taking the show on the road with the "Jazz or Bust" tour, a jaunt that, he told SOTC, was inspired by his wandering spirit, his desire to see jazz musicians in t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    The World's Largest Frying Pan - Er, Six of Them

    melaniehamlett.comImpersonating a strip of bacon in the World's Largest Frying Pan, Long Beach, WA​You'd think it'd be a simple thing to identify the world's largest frying pan, but there are six in the United States alone that make that audacious claim.

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2010

    The James Beard Awards Semi-Finalists Have Been Announced

    Will the spirit of James Beard smile upon New York chefs?​The James Beard Foundation announced its list of semi-finalists for the annual James Beard Awards today, kicking off the food world's very own Oscar season scrum. The semi-finalists were selected from a pool of 21,000 online entries; th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2009

    Barrett: Delaware a Tax Haven for Bloomberg? Oh, Never!

    The Times recently pointed out that while President Obama makes a lot of noise about shutting down overseas tax havens, there's an "onshore Cayman Islands" right here on the eastern seaboard: the little state of Delaware.Two thirds of the Fortune 500 use Delaware to cut down on their state taxes, th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2009

    James Beard Semifinalists Announced

    The semifinalists for the illustrious James Beard awards have been announced, with a quite a few hometown favorites in the lot, including Dan Barber and Tom Colicchio in the the Outstanding Chef category; Babba and Jean George for Outstanding Restaurant;  Corton, Momofuku Ko, and Scarpetta for ... More >>

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    February 28, 2005
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    December 9, 2003
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    September 18, 2001

    For Whom the Bell Tolls, Part II

    The Missing and the Dead

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    August 24, 1999