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    It can be challenging to stay fit in this city. This might be hard to believe, but in some places in the world, jogging outside after a long day at work can be a welcome re... (More...)
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    Good news -- the new issue of City Weekend Parents & Kids has officially hit stands! You can find it all over the city at any of the following locations: Times Grocery... (More...)
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    Bad news for those anticipating the fall's biggest art and fashion event -- DAFF FAll 2014 is canceled.  So what happened? Details are a bit unclear, but not all that... (More...)
  • Kung Fu Komedy: Dennis Regan

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