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Barry Lewis, Beloved Guide to New York City, Dies at 75

Barry Lewis, Beloved Guide to New York City, Dies at 75

Barry Lewis, Beloved Guide to New York City, Dies at 75 Barry Lewis, Beloved Guide to New York City, Dies at 75 Barry Stephen Lewis was born on July 4, 1945, in Manhattan, at the old Polyclinic Hospital on 50th Street, across from the old Madison Square Garden. He grew up in Woodhaven, Queens, a neighborhood he described as “the …

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A Beloved World War II Photo Comes to Life in a Virtual Reunion

A Beloved World War II Photo Comes to Life in a Virtual Reunion

A Beloved World War II Photo Comes to Life in a Virtual Reunion A Beloved World War II Photo Comes to Life in a Virtual Reunion Late last month, Ms. Adler Donley shared the photo on several World War II-themed internet groups, along with an appeal: “Trying to find these children from Italy. My dad Martin Adler, 96 years old, …

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Barbara Windsor, Beloved British TV and Film Star, Dies at 83

Barbara Windsor, Beloved British TV and Film Star, Dies at 83

Barbara Windsor, Beloved British TV and Film Star, Dies at 83 Barbara Windsor, Beloved British TV and Film Star, Dies at 83 LONDON — Barbara Windsor, a star of the “Carry On” films and the long-running BBC soap opera “EastEnders,” whose dirty staccato laugh and ability to embody working-class life seared her into Britain’s collective memory, died on Dec. 10 …

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In the Tuscan Countryside, a 15th-Century Monastery Turned Beloved Family Home

In the Tuscan Countryside, a 15th-Century Monastery Turned Beloved Family Home

In the Tuscan Countryside, a 15th-Century Monastery Turned Beloved Family Home In the Tuscan Countryside, a 15th-Century Monastery Turned Beloved Family Home WHEN RENÉ CAOVILLA, the 82-year-old Venetian shoe designer, was first shown the Tuscan villa he bought in 1977, he fell in love with it instantly. He wasn’t only taken with the house, a 15th-century red brick monastery that …

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Man’s Best Friend: The world’s most beloved pet photographer turns his lens on our canine companions

Boxers, Long Island, New York, 1958

Man’s Best Friend: The world’s most beloved pet photographer turns his lens on our canine companions Man’s Best Friend: The world’s most beloved pet photographer turns his lens on our canine companions The world appears to be divided into cat and dog lovers, but fortunately Walter Chandoha found himself happily in the middle. He loved these intriguing creatures equally for their unique …

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The End of a Beloved Delhi Institution

The End of a Beloved Delhi Institution

The End of a Beloved Delhi Institution The End of a Beloved Delhi Institution Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together. NEW DELHI — For more than half a century, Parambaloth Joseph Anthony, a shrewd and sweet-natured man, served as The New York Times’s secret weapon in …

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‘It’s Fall! Here We Are!’ A Beloved Chocolate Shop Returns

‘It’s Fall! Here We Are!’ A Beloved Chocolate Shop Returns

‘It’s Fall! Here We Are!’ A Beloved Chocolate Shop Returns ‘It’s Fall! Here We Are!’ A Beloved Chocolate Shop Returns “There’s no secret recipe,” Ms. Vlahakis said. “It’s physics and chemistry.” Her parents retired to Florham Park, N.J. At 76, her mother died of breast cancer, and Ms. Vlahakis, then living in Manhattan, moved in with her father, who continued …

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Whitey Ford, Beloved Yankees Pitcher Who Confounded Batters, Dies at 91

Whitey Ford, Beloved Yankees Pitcher Who Confounded Batters, Dies at 91

Whitey Ford, Beloved Yankees Pitcher Who Confounded Batters, Dies at 91 Whitey Ford, Beloved Yankees Pitcher Who Confounded Batters, Dies at 91 Ford missed the 1951 and 1952 seasons while in the Army, but returned with an 18-6 season in 1953. As he remembered it, Yankee catcher Elston Howard gave him the nickname Chairman of the Board around the mid-’50s. …

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Quino, Creator of Beloved ‘Mafalda’ Cartoon, Dies at 88

Quino, Creator of Beloved ‘Mafalda’ Cartoon, Dies at 88

Quino, Creator of Beloved ‘Mafalda’ Cartoon, Dies at 88 Quino, Creator of Beloved ‘Mafalda’ Cartoon, Dies at 88 BUENOS AIRES — Joaquín Salvador Lavado, an Argentine cartoonist known as Quino and the creator of a comic strip about an irreverent girl named Mafalda whose unique view of daily life and politics made her a beloved icon across Spanish-speaking countries, died …

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‘He’s Buying Up Brixton’: Beloved Grocer’s Eviction Sparks Gentrification Fight

‘He’s Buying Up Brixton’: Beloved Grocer’s Eviction Sparks Gentrification Fight

‘He’s Buying Up Brixton’: Beloved Grocer’s Eviction Sparks Gentrification Fight ‘He’s Buying Up Brixton’: Beloved Grocer’s Eviction Sparks Gentrification Fight LONDON — Saja Shaheen is walking the aisles of Nour Cash & Carry, explaining the eclectic inventory of the popular grocery store her family has owned inside Brixton Market for more than 20 years. As new immigrant communities arrive in …

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